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Lerwick (S. Screen)

Nearest observation site to Sandwick

Tuesday (Tuesday 23 January 2018)
00:00 01:00 03:00 04:00 05:00 06:00 07:00 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
Cloudy Overcast Cloudy Cloudy Light shower night Light rain Light rain Light rain Light rain Light rain Light rain Heavy rain Heavy rain Heavy rain Heavy rain Heavy rain Heavy rain Light rain Cloudy Cloudy Light shower night Overcast Overcast
Temperature (°C)
6.6 ° 6.7 ° 6.2 ° 6.2 ° 6.1 ° 6.2 ° 6.1 ° 6.2 ° 6.5 ° 6.5 ° 6.5 ° 6.5 ° 6.6 ° 6.6 ° 6.6 ° 5.9 ° 5.0 ° 5.6 ° 6.1 ° 6.6 ° 5.6 ° 5.8 ° 6.0 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
SW 29 36 SW 28 34 SSW 25 33 SSW 23 31 SSW 23 33 S 26 33 S 23 33 SSW 24 32 S 19 31 SSW 21 30 SSW 18 31 SSW 19 29 SW 21 SW 19 WSW 17 WSW 23 29 WSW 18 31 SW 14 SW 22 29 SW 23 31 SW 33 45 SW 30 39 WSW 30 43
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
G G G G M M M M G G M M M M M M G VG VG VG G VG G
Humidity Expand
95% 93% 92% 93% 95% 96% 97% 96% 94% 96% 96% 97% 98% 98% 98% 97% 95% 95% 94% 93% 86% 90% 90%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
999 999 999 998 997 997 995 995 994 993 992 991 989 988 988 988 988 988 987 987 988 988 988
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
R R F F F F F F F F F F F F F F F R F F R R R
Sunrise: 08:39 Sunset: 15:55 Moon phase: First quarter
Wednesday (Wednesday 24 January 2018)
00:00
Cloudy
Temperature (°C)
5.4 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
WSW 32 45
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
VG
Humidity Expand
90%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
988
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
R
Sunrise: 08:37 Sunset: 15:58 Moon phase: First quarter
– = No Data Issued at: Sandwick forecast >
Met Office
Updated:
Tiree Heavy rain 56.497 -6.887
Birmingham Cloudy 52.486 -1.889
Glasgow Heavy rain 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 Overcast 50.718 -3.533
Lincoln Overcast 53.23 -0.539
Norwich Clear night 52.63 1.299
Peterborough Cloudy 52.569 -0.239
Swindon Overcast 51.556 -1.778
York Overcast 53.962 -1.079
Aberdeen Overcast 57.15 -2.093
Pembroke Overcast 51.673 -4.908
Ullapool Light shower night 57.896 -5.16
Inverness Cloudy 57.478 -4.223
Kendal Overcast 54.328 -2.745
Londonderry (Derry) Light rain 54.995 -7.323
Newtown (Powys) Cloudy 52.512 -3.312
Belfast Cloudy 54.596 -5.93
Caernarfon Overcast 53.139 -4.273
Camborne Light rain 50.212 -5.294
Cardiff Partly cloudy night 51.481 -3.178
Dumfries Sleet shower 55.071 -3.604
Edinburgh Heavy shower night 55.953 -3.187
Lerwick Cloudy 60.154 -1.143
London Cloudy 51.508 -0.125
Newcastle Upon Tyne Partly cloudy night 54.978 -1.616
Pitlochry No data 56.705 -3.728
Southampton Cloudy 50.909 -1.403
Stornoway Cloudy 58.211 -6.384
Wick (Highland) Cloudy 58.439 -3.092

Extremes

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Orkney & Shetland extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Fair Isle 7.1 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Lerwick (S. Screen) 6.8 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Baltasound 5.1 °C
Highest rainfall Lerwick (S. Screen) 14.2 mm
Sunniest Kirkwall 0.5 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Exeter Airport 2 14.6 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Dalwhinnie 6.5 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Santon Downham 0.1 °C
Highest rainfall Achnagart 37.4 mm
Sunniest Morpeth 4.1 hours

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

Sandwick

Location
59.996, -1.224
Altitude
33.0 m above mean sea level

Lerwick (S. Screen)

Location
60.139, -1.183
Altitude
82.0 m above mean sea level
Distance from Sandwick
10.0

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