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Lerwick (S. Screen) last 24 hours

Nearest observation site to Stenness

Thursday (Thursday 21 March 2019)
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
Cloudy Cloudy Sunny intervals Sunny day Sunny day Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Clear night Clear night Cloudy Cloudy Overcast
Temperature (°C)
6.4 ° 6.4 ° 6.9 ° 7.1 ° 7.4 ° 7.5 ° 7.9 ° 8.3 ° 8.6 ° 8.5 ° 8.2 ° 7.4 ° 6.2 ° 5.5 ° 4.9 ° 5.3 ° 6.5 ° 6.9 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
W 15 W 14 W 18 W 23 31 W 23 32 W 23 31 W 23 30 W 21 30 W 18 29 W 22 WSW 17 SW 16 SSW 14 S 11 SSW 14 SSW 14 S 21 S 25 34
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
G G G G VG VG VG VG G VG G VG G G G G G G
Humidity
87% 70% 61% 60% 58% 50% 54% 53% 54% 56% 60% 62% 73% 82% 87% 90% 83% 75%
Pressure (hPa)
1018 1019 1020 1021 1022 1023 1024 1025 1025 1026 1026 1025 1026 1025 1026 1025 1024 1023
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady)
R R R R R R R R R R R F F F R F F F
Sunrise: 06:06 Sunset: 18:23 Moon phase: Full
Friday (Friday 22 March 2019)
00:00 01:00 02:00 03:00 04:00 05:00 06:00
Drizzle Light shower night Light rain Light rain Overcast Overcast Overcast
Temperature (°C)
7.0 ° 6.4 ° 7.2 ° 7.7 ° 7.7 ° 7.9 ° 7.9 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
S 26 36 S 26 36 S 28 39 S 25 36 S 29 39 S 33 41 S 32 47
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
G M M P P M M
Humidity
78% 87% 97% 95% 93%
Pressure (hPa)
1021 1019 1017 1015 1013 1011 1011
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady)
F F F F F F F
Sunrise: 06:03 Sunset: 18:25 Moon phase: Waning gibbous
– = No Data Issued at: Stenness forecast >
Met Office
Updated:
Birmingham Overcast 52.486 -1.889
Glasgow Light rain 55.864 -4.25
Manchester Overcast 53.479 -2.247
Brighton Overcast 50.822 -0.136
Dover Overcast 51.126 1.318
Exeter Overcast 50.718 -3.533
Lincoln Overcast 53.23 -0.539
Norwich Mist 52.63 1.299
Peterborough Overcast 52.569 -0.239
Swindon Overcast 51.556 -1.778
York Overcast 53.962 -1.079
Aberdeen Cloudy 57.15 -2.093
Pembroke Cloudy 51.673 -4.908
Ullapool Overcast 57.896 -5.16
Inverness Cloudy 57.478 -4.223
Kendal Overcast 54.328 -2.745
Londonderry (Derry) Overcast 54.995 -7.323
Newtown (Powys) Overcast 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 Partly cloudy night 50.212 -5.294
Cardiff Overcast 51.481 -3.178
Dumfries Light rain 55.071 -3.604
Edinburgh Overcast 55.953 -3.187
Lerwick Overcast 60.154 -1.143
London Overcast 51.508 -0.125
Newcastle Upon Tyne Overcast 54.978 -1.616
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 Kirkwall 10.9 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Lerwick (S. Screen) 8.8 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Baltasound 5.9 °C
Highest rainfall Kirkwall 10.2 mm
Sunniest Lerwick (S. Screen) 10.5 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Bridlington MRSC 18.0 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Lerwick (S. Screen) 8.8 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Cavendish 3.3 °C
Highest rainfall Resallach 17.2 mm
Sunniest Lerwick (S. Screen) 10.5 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

Stenness

Location
60.478, -1.611
Altitude
4 m above mean sea level

Lerwick (S. Screen)

Location
60.139, -1.183
Altitude
82 m above mean sea level
Distance from Stenness
27.7

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