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Lerwick (S. Screen)

Nearest observation site to Scalloway

Tuesday (Tuesday 23 January 2018)
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
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)
6.5 ° 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
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 M M M M M M G VG VG VG G VG G
Humidity Expand
94% 96% 96% 97% 98% 98% 98% 97% 95% 95% 94% 93% 86% 90% 90%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
994 993 992 991 989 988 988 988 988 988 987 987 988 988 988
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
F F F F F F F F F R F F R R R
Sunrise: 08:40 Sunset: 15:55 Moon phase: First quarter
Wednesday (Wednesday 24 January 2018)
00:00 01:00 02:00 03:00 04:00 05:00 06:00 07:00 08:00 09:00
Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Overcast Overcast Overcast Light rain Heavy rain Heavy rain
Temperature (°C)
5.4 ° 5.3 ° 5.4 ° 5.2 ° 5.0 ° 4.7 ° 5.4 ° 5.2 ° 4.6 ° 3.7 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
WSW 32 45 WSW 30 44 WSW 24 38 WSW 18 SSW 10 S 11 S 19 SSE 22 32 ESE 24 34 ESE 31 41
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
VG VG VG G G G G VG P P
Humidity Expand
90% 89% 86% 88% 91% 93% 90% 82% 93% 95%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
988 989 989 988 988 986 984 982 978 973
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
R R R R F F F F F F
Sunrise: 08:38 Sunset: 15:57 Moon phase: First quarter
– = No Data Issued at: Scalloway forecast >
Met Office
Updated:
Tiree Cloudy 56.497 -6.887
Birmingham Heavy shower day 52.486 -1.889
Glasgow Light shower night 55.864 -4.25
Manchester Heavy rain 53.479 -2.247
Brighton No data 50.822 -0.136
Dover No data 51.126 1.318
Exeter Cloudy 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 Light rain 53.962 -1.079
Aberdeen Light shower night 57.15 -2.093
Pembroke Overcast 51.673 -4.908
Ullapool Light shower night 57.896 -5.16
Inverness Light shower night 57.478 -4.223
Kendal Overcast 54.328 -2.745
Londonderry (Derry) Partly cloudy night 54.995 -7.323
Newtown (Powys) Overcast 52.512 -3.312
Belfast Sunny day 54.596 -5.93
Caernarfon Cloudy 53.139 -4.273
Camborne Heavy rain 50.212 -5.294
Cardiff Sleet shower 51.481 -3.178
Dumfries Overcast 55.071 -3.604
Edinburgh Light shower night 55.953 -3.187
Lerwick Heavy rain 60.154 -1.143
London Drizzle 51.508 -0.125
Newcastle Upon Tyne Light rain 54.978 -1.616
Pitlochry No data 56.705 -3.728
Southampton Light rain 50.909 -1.403
Stornoway Overcast 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

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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