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Lerwick (S. Screen)

Nearest observation site to Whalsay Airport

Monday (Monday 15 January 2018)
15:00 16:00 17:00 18:00 19:00 20:00 21:00 22:00 23:00
Cloudy Light shower night Cloudy Cloudy Heavy shower night Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night
Temperature (°C)
2.1 ° 2.1 ° 3.0 ° 2.0 ° 1.6 ° 2.1 ° 2.4 ° 1.1 ° 2.5 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
WSW 18 38 SW 18 38 SW 23 31 WSW 18 33 WSW 25 38 SW 19 34 SW 21 31 WSW 28 38 WSW 18
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
VG G G VG M VG VG M VG
Humidity Expand
92% 95% 89% 91% 92% 81% 82% 92% 81%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
976 975 974 974 973 972 972 972 972
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
F F F F F F F F F
Sunrise: 08:55 Sunset: 15:32 Moon phase: Waning crescent
Tuesday (Tuesday 16 January 2018)
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 Light snow shower night Cloudy Cloudy Light snow shower night Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Light snow shower day Cloudy Cloudy Light snow shower day Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy
Temperature (°C)
2.4 ° 1.2 ° 2.1 ° 2.2 ° 0.9 ° 0.9 ° 1.3 ° 2.0 ° 1.4 ° 1.5 ° 2.2 ° 1.5 ° 0.8 ° 2.6 ° 2.0 ° 1.6 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
SW 24 34 WSW 18 30 SW 23 30 SW 23 32 W 23 38 WSW 21 29 SW 26 40 WSW 23 39 WSW 30 40 WSW 23 45 SW 24 32 WSW 22 48 W 18 45 SW 29 38 SW 31 39 SW 28 41
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
VG M VG VG M G VG VG VG M VG VG G VG VG VG
Humidity Expand
74% 89% 82% 83% 90% 93% 86% 83% 83% 84% 76% 79% 85% 69% 75% 83%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
971 971 971 971 971 970 970 969 970 970 970 970 970 969 969 969
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
F F F F F F F F F R R F F F F F
Sunrise: 08:54 Sunset: 15:35 Moon phase: New
– = No Data Issued at: Whalsay Airport forecast >
Met Office
Updated:
Tiree Light shower day 56.497 -6.887
Birmingham Sunny intervals 52.486 -1.889
Glasgow Light snow shower day 55.864 -4.25
Manchester Cloudy 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 Sunny intervals 53.23 -0.539
Norwich Clear night 52.63 1.299
Peterborough Sunny intervals 52.569 -0.239
Swindon Cloudy 51.556 -1.778
York Cloudy 53.962 -1.079
Aberdeen Cloudy 57.15 -2.093
Pembroke Cloudy 51.673 -4.908
Ullapool Heavy snow shower night 57.896 -5.16
Inverness Light snow 57.478 -4.223
Kendal Cloudy 54.328 -2.745
Londonderry (Derry) Light rain 54.995 -7.323
Newtown (Powys) Overcast 52.512 -3.312
Belfast Overcast 54.596 -5.93
Caernarfon Cloudy 53.139 -4.273
Camborne Cloudy 50.212 -5.294
Cardiff Light shower day 51.481 -3.178
Dumfries Light snow shower night 55.071 -3.604
Edinburgh Light snow 55.953 -3.187
Lerwick Cloudy 60.154 -1.143
London Sunny intervals 51.508 -0.125
Newcastle Upon Tyne Light rain 54.978 -1.616
Pitlochry No data 56.705 -3.728
Southampton Cloudy 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 5.7 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Kirkwall 4.6 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Baltasound 3.2 °C
Highest rainfall Lerwick (S. Screen) 8.6 mm
Sunniest Lerwick (S. Screen) 0.4 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Bournemouth Airport 12.5 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Dalwhinnie 3.3 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Fylingdales 0.6 °C
Highest rainfall Capel Curig 44.8 mm
Sunniest Dundrennan 3.6 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)

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

Whalsay Airport

Location
60.373, -0.932
Altitude
43.0 m above mean sea level

Lerwick (S. Screen)

Location
60.139, -1.183
Altitude
82.0 m above mean sea level
Distance from Whalsay Airport
18.3

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