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Baltasound last 24 hours

Nearest observation site to Out Skerries Airstrip

Saturday (Saturday 23 March 2019)
15:00 16:00 17:00 18:00 19:00 20:00 21:00 22:00 23:00
Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night Cloudy Cloudy
Temperature (°C)
5.7 ° 6.5 ° 6.8 ° 5.9 ° 6.0 ° 5.3 ° 5.0 ° 5.0 ° 5.0 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
W 33 57 W 32 56 W 26 43 W 25 37 WSW 21 33 WSW 19 40 WSW 18 36 WSW 21 34 WSW 24 40
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
G G G G G G G G G
Humidity
76% 63% 67% 71% 71% 77% 81% 84% 80%
Pressure (hPa)
1018 1019 1019 1019 1019 1020 1019 1018 1018
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady)
R R R R R R F F F
Sunrise: 05:57 Sunset: 18:24 Moon phase: Waning gibbous
Sunday (Sunday 24 March 2019)
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
Partly cloudy night Cloudy Cloudy Heavy shower night Light shower night Partly cloudy night Sunny intervals Heavy shower day Cloudy Cloudy Overcast Cloudy Sunny intervals Light shower day Sunny intervals Cloudy
Temperature (°C)
4.7 ° 4.8 ° 4.4 ° 4.6 ° 4.7 ° 4.5 ° 5.2 ° 4.3 ° 3.7 ° 5.9 ° 5.2 ° 4.3 ° 5.5 ° 5.8 ° 6.3 ° 6.7 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
WSW 22 34 WSW 19 29 SW 16 29 SW 24 40 SW 18 34 SW 15 SW 22 31 WSW 25 39 SSW 21 37 SSW 15 WSW 17 38 W 29 49 W 22 41 W 23 38 W 25 37 W 24 37
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
G G G G G G G M M G G G G G G VG
Humidity
81% 86% 87% 87% 88% 89% 84% 92% 93% 90% 89% 84% 81% 76% 69% 71%
Pressure (hPa)
1017 1016 1015 1014 1013 1012 1010 1009 1008 1007 1007 1007 1007 1007 1007 1007
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady)
F F F F F F F F F F F F F F F R
Sunrise: 05:54 Sunset: 18:27 Moon phase: Waning gibbous
– = No Data Issued at: Out Skerries Airstrip forecast >
Met Office
Birmingham Sunny day 52.486 -1.889
Glasgow Sunny intervals 55.864 -4.25
Manchester Cloudy 53.479 -2.247
Brighton Sunny day 50.822 -0.136
Dover Sunny day 51.126 1.318
Exeter Sunny day 50.718 -3.533
Lincoln Cloudy 53.23 -0.539
Norwich Sunny day 52.63 1.299
Peterborough Sunny day 52.569 -0.239
Swindon Sunny day 51.556 -1.778
York Sunny intervals 53.962 -1.079
Aberdeen Heavy shower day 57.15 -2.093
Pembroke Sunny day 51.673 -4.908
Ullapool Cloudy 57.896 -5.16
Inverness Sunny day 57.478 -4.223
Kendal Overcast 54.328 -2.745
Londonderry (Derry) Cloudy 54.995 -7.323
Newtown (Powys) Sunny day 52.512 -3.312
Fort William No data 56.82 -5.104
Belfast Overcast 54.596 -5.93
Caernarfon Overcast 53.139 -4.273
Camborne Sunny intervals 50.212 -5.294
Cardiff Sunny day 51.481 -3.178
Dumfries Heavy shower day 55.071 -3.604
Edinburgh Cloudy 55.953 -3.187
Lerwick Light shower day 60.154 -1.143
London Sunny day 51.508 -0.125
Newcastle Upon Tyne Heavy shower day 54.978 -1.616
Southampton Sunny day 50.909 -1.403
Stornoway Cloudy 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 Kirkwall 8.4 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Baltasound 7.3 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Lerwick (S. Screen) 1.7 °C
Highest rainfall Lerwick (S. Screen) 3.8 mm
Sunniest Kirkwall 9.8 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Lowest maximum temperature Spadeadam 7.0 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Aboyne -1.3 °C
Highest rainfall Cassley 9.0 mm
Sunniest Kirkwall 9.8 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

Out Skerries Airstrip

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

Baltasound

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

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