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Lerwick (S. Screen)

Nearest observation site to Scalloway

Tuesday (Tuesday 12 December 2017)
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
Clear night Clear night Partly cloudy night Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Overcast
Temperature (°C)
1.3 ° 1.1 ° -1.0 ° 1.0 ° 2.7 ° 2.4 ° 2.4 ° 2.5 ° 2.6 ° 1.6 ° 2.6 ° 1.8 ° 2.7 ° 2.9 ° 3.9 ° 4.1 ° 4.6 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
NNW 6 NW 6 WNW 2 W 3 WSW 6 WSW 5 SSW 5 WSW 5 WSW 3 SW 5 SSW 3 SSW 8 SSW 10 SSW 11 SSW 17 30 SSW 19 33 S 22 31
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
E E E E VG E VG G E VG E VG E E VG VG VG
Humidity Expand
82% 83% 82% 85% 77% 80% 85% 87% 87% 89% 87% 89% 84% 83% 81% 82% 83%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
997 997 997 997 997 997 996 996 995 995 994 993 992 991 990 989 987
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
F R R S F F F F F F F F F F F F F
Sunrise: 08:59 Sunset: 14:58 Moon phase: Third quarter
Wednesday (Wednesday 13 December 2017)
00:00 01:00 02:00 03:00 04:00 05:00 06:00 07:00
Light rain Light rain Overcast Overcast Cloudy Cloudy Clear night Clear night
Temperature (°C)
4.6 ° 3.4 ° 3.4 ° 3.3 ° 3.3 ° 3.4 ° 3.8 ° 4.0 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
S 23 33 SSW 19 34 SW 17 30 SSW 13 SSW 14 28 WSW 14 29 WSW 18 WSW 15
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
G M G VG VG VG VG G
Humidity Expand
85% 92% 93% 94% 95% 85% 86% 83%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
986 985 984 984 983 982 981 980
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
F F F F F F F F
Sunrise: 09:01 Sunset: 14:57 Moon phase: Third quarter
– = No Data Issued at: Scalloway forecast >
Met Office 06:00, Wed
Updated: 06:00 on Wed 13 Dec 2017 GMT
Tiree Overcast 56.497 -6.887
Birmingham Mist 52.486 -1.889
Glasgow Light shower 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 Overcast 50.718 -3.533
Lincoln Mist 53.23 -0.539
Norwich Mist 52.63 1.299
Peterborough Overcast 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 rain 57.896 -5.16
Inverness Cloudy 57.478 -4.223
Kendal Overcast 54.328 -2.745
Londonderry (Derry) Light shower night 54.995 -7.323
Newtown (Powys) Overcast 52.512 -3.312
Belfast Heavy shower night 54.596 -5.93
Caernarfon Overcast 53.139 -4.273
Camborne Heavy rain 50.212 -5.294
Cardiff Light shower night 51.481 -3.178
Dumfries Heavy shower night 55.071 -3.604
Edinburgh Overcast 55.953 -3.187
Lerwick Clear night 60.154 -1.143
London Cloudy 51.508 -0.125
Newcastle Upon Tyne Overcast 54.978 -1.616
Southampton Overcast 50.909 -1.403
Stornoway Light rain 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 5.5 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Baltasound 3.5 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Baltasound -2.3 °C
Highest rainfall Kirkwall 0.6 mm
Sunniest Lerwick (S. Screen) 1.3 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Scilly St Marys 10.7 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Fylingdales 0.2 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Shawbury -13.0 °C
Highest rainfall Capel Curig 23.2 mm
Sunniest Shoeburyness 6.6 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)

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Location details

Scalloway

Location
60.138, -1.28
Altitude
4.0 m above mean sea level

Lerwick (S. Screen)

Location
60.139, -1.183
Altitude
82.0 m above mean sea level
Distance from Scalloway
3.4

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