This website uses cookies. Read about how we use cookies.

Close window

Baltasound

Nearest observation site to Out Skerries Airstrip

Thursday (Thursday 19 October 2017)
04:00 05:00 06:00 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
Overcast Cloudy Overcast Heavy shower night Overcast Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Light shower day Light rain Heavy rain Overcast Light shower night Heavy shower night Heavy rain Light rain
Temperature (°C)
10.5 ° 10.4 ° 10.5 ° 10.4 ° 10.2 ° 10.1 ° 9.9 ° 10.7 ° 10.8 ° 11.0 ° 11.1 ° 11.0 ° 11.0 ° 11.0 ° 10.9 ° 11.0 ° 11.1 ° 11.1 ° 11.1 ° 11.3 °
Show detail Show detail
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
SE 25 34 ESE 25 34 ESE 24 33 ESE 22 32 SSE 16 38 SSE 17 SSE 19 30     SE 22 32 SE 23 31 SE 22 30 SE 21 30 ESE 23 33 SE 24 36 SE 28 34 ESE 26 37 ESE 25 36 ESE 25 36 ESE 23 34
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
G G G P VG VG G G G G G G M M P M M M P P
Humidity Expand
90% 90% 92% 97% 95% 91% 94% 88% 90% 89% 90% 92% 96% 97% 98% 97% 98%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
1011 1010 1010 1009 1009 1009 1009 1009 1009 1009 1008 1008 1007 1007 1006 1006 1005 1005 1005 1004
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
F F F F F F F R F F F F F F F F F F
Sunrise: 07:52 Sunset: 17:42 Moon phase: New
Friday (Friday 20 October 2017)
00:00 01:00 02:00 03:00 04:00
Light shower night Light rain Light rain Heavy rain Light rain
Temperature (°C)
11.4 ° 11.5 ° 11.7 ° 11.7 ° 11.9 °
Show detail Show detail
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
ESE 19 30 ESE 17 SE 18 ESE 21 SE 25 34
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
P M M M M
Humidity Expand
Pressure (hPa) Expand
1004 1003 1003 1002 1001
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
F F F F F
Sunrise: 07:55 Sunset: 17:39 Moon phase: New
– = No Data Issued at: Out Skerries Airstrip forecast >
Met Office 01:00, Fri
Tiree Overcast 56.497 -6.887
Birmingham Light rain 52.486 -1.889
Glasgow Overcast 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 Overcast 53.23 -0.539
Norwich Overcast 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 Heavy rain 57.478 -4.223
Kendal Overcast 54.328 -2.745
Londonderry (Derry) Overcast 54.995 -7.323
Newtown (Powys) Overcast 52.512 -3.312
Belfast Overcast 54.596 -5.93
Caernarfon Overcast 53.139 -4.273
Camborne Cloudy 50.212 -5.294
Cardiff Overcast 51.481 -3.178
Dumfries Heavy shower night 55.071 -3.604
Edinburgh Overcast 55.953 -3.187
Lerwick Heavy rain 60.154 -1.143
London Overcast 51.508 -0.125
Newcastle Upon Tyne Heavy rain 54.978 -1.616
Pitlochry No data 56.705 -3.728
Southampton Cloudy 50.909 -1.403
Stornoway Light rain 58.211 -6.384
Wick (Highland) Light rain 58.439 -3.092

Extremes

  • Regional
  • UK
  • More info

Orkney & Shetland extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Kirkwall 12.3 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Baltasound 11.2 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Kirkwall 7.3 °C
Highest rainfall Lerwick (S. Screen) 4.0 mm
Sunniest Lerwick (S. Screen) 0.0 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Manston 19.2 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Lake Vyrnwy SAWS 11.1 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Aviemore 4.4 °C
Highest rainfall Killowen 31.6 mm
Sunniest Kinloss 1.2 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.

Issued at:

Location details

Out Skerries Airstrip

Location
60.426, -0.747
Altitude
9.0 m above mean sea level

Baltasound

Location
60.749, -0.854
Altitude
15.0 m above mean sea level
Distance from Out Skerries Airstrip
22.6

Follow us on

Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, Instagram, or Snapchat Facebook Follow @metoffice on Twitter YouTube Instagram Snapchat