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Lerwick (S. Screen)

Nearest observation site to Scalloway

Wednesday (Wednesday 18 October 2017)
13:00 14:00 15:00 16:00 17:00 18:00 19:00 20:00 21:00 22:00 23:00
Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy
Temperature (°C)
8.9 ° 8.6 ° 8.9 ° 8.7 ° 8.7 ° 8.6 ° 8.8 ° 9.1 ° 9.3 ° 9.4 ° 9.1 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
ENE 14 ENE 14 ENE 13 ENE 14 E 15 E 17 E 17 E 17 E 16 E 18 30 E 19
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
E E E E E E E E E E VG
Humidity Expand
80% 78% 79% 79% 80% 81% 82% 80% 82% 81% 86%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
1017 1017 1017 1016 1016 1016 1015 1015 1014 1014 1013
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
F F F F F F F F F F F
Sunrise: 07:51 Sunset: 17:48 Moon phase: Waning crescent
Thursday (Thursday 19 October 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
Light rain Light rain Light rain Overcast Overcast Overcast Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Overcast Overcast Overcast Light rain Overcast
Temperature (°C)
9.6 ° 10.0 ° 10.0 ° 10.1 ° 9.9 ° 9.6 ° 9.4 ° 9.4 ° 9.7 ° 9.9 ° 10.2 ° 10.3 ° 10.4 ° 10.3 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
E 22 31 ESE 23 31 ESE 19 33 SE 19 SE 19 30 SSE 19 SSE 18 SSE 16 SSE 17 SSE 16 SE 19 SE 22 31 SE 23 32 SE 24 33
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
VG M M VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG G G G
Humidity Expand
90% 95% 97% 95% 91% 90% 89% 89% 89% 89% 91% 90% 91% 94%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
1012 1011 1011 1010 1010 1009 1009 1009 1008 1008 1008 1008 1008 1007
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
F F F F F F F F F F F R F F
Sunrise: 07:54 Sunset: 17:45 Moon phase: New
– = No Data Issued at: Scalloway forecast >
Met Office 11:00, Thu
Updated 12:00 on Thu 19 Oct 2017 BST
Tiree Overcast 56.497 -6.887
Birmingham Heavy rain 52.486 -1.889
Glasgow Cloudy 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 Overcast 50.718 -3.533
Lincoln Light rain 53.23 -0.539
Norwich Sunny intervals 52.63 1.299
Peterborough Fog 52.569 -0.239
Swindon Overcast 51.556 -1.778
York Mist 53.962 -1.079
Aberdeen Overcast 57.15 -2.093
Pembroke Overcast 51.673 -4.908
Ullapool Overcast 57.896 -5.16
Inverness Cloudy 57.478 -4.223
Kendal Sunny day 54.328 -2.745
Londonderry (Derry) Light shower day 54.995 -7.323
Newtown (Powys) Overcast 52.512 -3.312
Belfast Overcast 54.596 -5.93
Caernarfon Cloudy 53.139 -4.273
Camborne Overcast 50.212 -5.294
Cardiff Light rain 51.481 -3.178
Dumfries Overcast 55.071 -3.604
Edinburgh Cloudy 55.953 -3.187
Lerwick Overcast 60.154 -1.143
London Cloudy 51.508 -0.125
Newcastle Upon Tyne Cloudy 54.978 -1.616
Pitlochry No data 56.705 -3.728
Southampton Overcast 50.909 -1.403
Stornoway Overcast 58.211 -6.384
Wick (Highland) Overcast 58.439 -3.092

Extremes

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Orkney & Shetland extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Fair Isle 10.1 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Lerwick (S. Screen) 9.5 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Baltasound 4.5 °C
Highest rainfall Kirkwall 0.4 mm
Sunniest Lerwick (S. Screen) 0.0 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Herstmonceux West End 18.5 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Braemar No2 8.7 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Capel Curig -0.4 °C
Highest rainfall Woburn 19.6 mm
Sunniest Dundrennan 5.6 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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