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Lerwick (S. Screen)

Nearest observation site to Sumburgh Airport

Thursday (Thursday 14 December 2017)
08:00 09:00 10:00 11:00 12:00 13:00 14:00 15:00 16:00 17:00 18:00 19:00 20:00 21:00 22:00 23:00
Partly cloudy night Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Light shower night Light shower night Cloudy Cloudy Light shower night Overcast Cloudy Partly cloudy night
Temperature (°C)
2.5 ° 2.2 ° 2.5 ° 2.0 ° 3.2 ° 2.3 ° 3.6 ° 2.5 ° 3.7 ° 3.2 ° 4.7 ° 4.7 ° 5.4 ° 5.3 ° 5.2 ° 5.4 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
SSW 6 SSW 3 SW 7 SW 3 N 2 N 5 N 8 N 7 NNE 16 N 8 ENE 14 NE 16 28 NE 28 40 NE 25 41 NE 31 43 NE 29 44
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
G G VG G VG VG E E E E E G G VG G VG
Humidity Expand
95% 96% 95% 94% 93% 94% 89% 94% 91% 95% 91% 93% 85% 85% 85% 77%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
974 975 976 977 978 979 980 981 982 983 984 985 987 988 990 991
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
R R R R R R R R R R R R R R R R
Sunrise: 09:00 Sunset: 15:00 Moon phase: Waning crescent
Friday (Friday 15 December 2017)
00:00 01:00 02:00 03:00 04:00 05:00 06:00 07:00
Light shower night Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night Clear night Clear night Light shower night Partly cloudy night
Temperature (°C)
4.5 ° 4.7 ° 3.3 ° 2.7 ° 2.4 ° 2.9 ° 2.8 ° 2.3 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
NNE 29 44 NNE 29 41 N 17 34 N 15 N 11 N 16 N 19 29 N 14
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
G E VG E E E VG E
Humidity Expand
83% 82% 88% 89% 91% 87% 89% 89%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
992 993 995 996 997 997 998 999
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
R R R R R R R R
Sunrise: 09:01 Sunset: 14:59 Moon phase: Waning crescent
– = No Data Issued at: Sumburgh Airport forecast >
Met Office 09:00, Fri
Updated: 10:00 on Fri 15 Dec 2017 GMT
Tiree Sunny intervals 56.497 -6.887
Birmingham Sunny day 52.486 -1.889
Glasgow Clear night 55.864 -4.25
Manchester Overcast 53.479 -2.247
Brighton No data 50.822 -0.136
Dover No data 51.126 1.318
Exeter Sunny intervals 50.718 -3.533
Lincoln Sunny day 53.23 -0.539
Norwich Cloudy 52.63 1.299
Peterborough Sunny day 52.569 -0.239
Swindon Sunny day 51.556 -1.778
York Cloudy 53.962 -1.079
Aberdeen Sunny intervals 57.15 -2.093
Pembroke Cloudy 51.673 -4.908
Ullapool Cloudy 57.896 -5.16
Inverness Partly cloudy night 57.478 -4.223
Kendal Cloudy 54.328 -2.745
Londonderry (Derry) Cloudy 54.995 -7.323
Newtown (Powys) Clear night 52.512 -3.312
Belfast Sunny intervals 54.596 -5.93
Caernarfon Cloudy 53.139 -4.273
Camborne Light shower day 50.212 -5.294
Cardiff Sunny day 51.481 -3.178
Dumfries Cloudy 55.071 -3.604
Edinburgh Light rain 55.953 -3.187
Lerwick Partly cloudy night 60.154 -1.143
London Cloudy 51.508 -0.125
Newcastle Upon Tyne Heavy rain 54.978 -1.616
Southampton Sunny intervals 50.909 -1.403
Stornoway Partly cloudy night 58.211 -6.384
Wick (Highland) Clear night 58.439 -3.092

Extremes

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Orkney & Shetland extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Baltasound 6.1 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Kirkwall 5.0 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Kirkwall 1.1 °C
Highest rainfall Kirkwall 7.2 mm
Sunniest Lerwick (S. Screen) 1.9 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Scilly St Marys 9.3 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Fyvie Castle -1.6 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Loch Glascarnoch SAWS -8.5 °C
Highest rainfall Lough Fea SAMOS 20.4 mm

About extremes

Highest maximum temperature - (0900 to 2100 on the date shown)

Lowest maximum temperature - (0900 to 2100 on the date shown)

Lowest minimum temperature - (2100 on the previous day to 0900 on the date shown)

Highest rainfall -(2100 on the previous day to 2100 on the date shown)

Sunniest - (2100 on the previous day to 2100 on the date shown)

The information shown is initial data as it is received; observations are subject to final quality control after publication on this website. This is particularly the case for rainfall totals during snow events.

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Location details

Sumburgh Airport

Location
59.879, -1.293
Altitude
5.0 m above mean sea level

Lerwick (S. Screen)

Location
60.139, -1.183
Altitude
82.0 m above mean sea level
Distance from Sumburgh Airport
18.4

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