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Lerwick (S. Screen)

Nearest observation site to Sandwick

Friday (Friday 17 November 2017)
15:00 16:00 17:00 18:00 19:00 20:00 21:00 22:00 23:00
Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night Cloudy Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night
Temperature (°C)
5.6 ° 4.9 ° 5.7 ° 5.4 ° 5.5 ° 3.8 ° 4.4 ° 4.4 ° 4.8 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
W 23 39 W 29 46 W 30 43 W 29 47 W 34 52 WNW 21 45 W 29 45 W 25 44 WNW 23 39
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
G VG VG G G G G VG E
Humidity Expand
81% 70% 57% 61% 58% 78% 71% 70% 59%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
1006 1005 1004 1004 1003 1003 1003 1002 1002
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
F F F F F F F F F
Sunrise: 08:07 Sunset: 15:32 Moon phase: Waning crescent
Saturday (Saturday 18 November 2017)
00:00 01:00 02:00 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
Light snow shower night Cloudy Partly cloudy night Light snow shower night Partly cloudy night Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Cloudy Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Light shower day
Temperature (°C)
3.8 ° 3.3 ° 4.0 ° 3.9 ° 5.2 ° 5.6 ° 5.3 ° 5.8 ° 4.9 ° 5.6 ° 5.8 ° 5.9 ° 6.1 ° 5.7 ° 5.5 ° 5.2 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
W 26 49 WNW 25 45 WNW 28 48 WNW 31 49 WNW 36 51 WNW 32 51 WNW 34 54 WNW 34 47 WNW 31 51 WNW 26 43 NW 24 43 WNW 28 47 NW 28 52 WNW 29 45 NW 25 44 NW 23 46
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
E VG VG M G G G G P G G G G G G G
Humidity Expand
62% 72% 70% 78% 67% 67% 74% 77% 87% 78% 66% 71% 71% 73% 74% 74%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
1002 1002 1002 1002 1001 1001 1002 1002 1003 1003 1004 1005 1005 1005 1006 1006
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
F R R F F F R R R R R R R R R R
Sunrise: 08:09 Sunset: 15:30 Moon phase: New
– = No Data Issued at: Sandwick forecast >
Met Office 13:00, Sat
Updated: 15:00 on Sat 18 Nov 2017 GMT
Tiree Light shower day 56.497 -6.887
Birmingham Overcast 52.486 -1.889
Glasgow Cloudy 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 Cloudy 53.23 -0.539
Norwich Cloudy 52.63 1.299
Peterborough Overcast 52.569 -0.239
Swindon Overcast 51.556 -1.778
York Cloudy 53.962 -1.079
Aberdeen Sunny day 57.15 -2.093
Pembroke Overcast 51.673 -4.908
Ullapool Cloudy 57.896 -5.16
Inverness Sunny day 57.478 -4.223
Kendal Overcast 54.328 -2.745
Londonderry (Derry) Cloudy 54.995 -7.323
Newtown (Powys) Cloudy 52.512 -3.312
Belfast Sunny intervals 54.596 -5.93
Caernarfon Overcast 53.139 -4.273
Camborne Cloudy 50.212 -5.294
Cardiff Light rain 51.481 -3.178
Dumfries Cloudy 55.071 -3.604
Edinburgh Sunny day 55.953 -3.187
Lerwick Light shower day 60.154 -1.143
London Drizzle 51.508 -0.125
Newcastle Upon Tyne Sunny day 54.978 -1.616
Pitlochry No data 56.705 -3.728
Southampton Overcast 50.909 -1.403
Stornoway Cloudy 58.211 -6.384
Wick (Highland) Sunny intervals 58.439 -3.092

Extremes

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Orkney & Shetland extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Fair Isle 8.2 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Lerwick (S. Screen) 7.2 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Baltasound 3.4 °C
Highest rainfall Kirkwall 18.8 mm
Sunniest Lerwick (S. Screen) 0.4 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Mount Batten 11.6 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Llysdinam 4.7 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Benson -4.5 °C
Highest rainfall Kinlochewe 24.0 mm
Sunniest Camborne 8.3 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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