Scatsta (Shetland Islands) weather

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Seven day forecast for Scatsta

Time Now 22:00 23:00
Weather symbol Heavy rain Heavy rain Heavy rain
Chance of precipitation ≥95% 90% 80%
Temperature
Temperature in degrees Celsius
12°
11°
11°
Feels like temperature in degrees Celsius 12° 11° 10°
Wind direction and speed
Wind direction and speed in miles per hour
SSW 3
SSW 4
SSW 5
Wind gust in miles per hour 6 5 7
Visibility
Visibility P M P
Humidity 100% 100% 100%
UV - - -
Time 00:00 01:00 04:00 07:00 10:00 13:00 16:00 19:00 22:00
Weather symbol Heavy shower (night) Heavy shower (night) Heavy shower (night) Heavy shower (night) Sunny intervals Cloudy Heavy rain Light shower (night) Light shower (night)
Chance of precipitation 60% 70% 60% 60% 40% 40% 80% 40% 40%
Temperature
Temperature in degrees Celsius
Feels like temperature in degrees Celsius -1° -1°
Wind direction and speed
Wind direction and speed in miles per hour
N 31
NNW 31
NNW 30
NNW 32
NNW 32
NNW 28
NW 24
NW 24
NW 23
Wind gust in miles per hour 49 49 48 51 50 44 38 37 36
Visibility
Visibility VG VG VG VG VG VG VG G VG
Humidity 80% 76% 73% 71% 67% 63% 68% 76% 70%
UV - - - - 1 1 1 - -
Time 01:00 04:00 07:00 10:00 13:00 16:00 19:00 22:00
Weather symbol Light shower (night) Light shower (night) Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy
Chance of precipitation 50% 40% 20% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10%
Temperature
Temperature in degrees Celsius
Feels like temperature in degrees Celsius
Wind direction and speed
Wind direction and speed in miles per hour
NW 26
NW 25
NNW 24
NNW 23
NW 22
NW 19
NW 14
NW 9
Wind gust in miles per hour 41 40 39 36 35 29 23 15
Visibility
Visibility G VG VG VG VG VG VG VG
Humidity 72% 69% 68% 62% 60% 62% 61% 62%
UV - - - 1 1 1 - -
Time 01:00 04:00 07:00 10:00 13:00 16:00 19:00 22:00
Weather symbol Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Light rain Heavy rain Heavy rain
Chance of precipitation 10% 10% 10% 10% 20% 50% 80% 90%
Temperature
Temperature in degrees Celsius
10°
11°
11°
11°
Feels like temperature in degrees Celsius
Wind direction and speed
Wind direction and speed in miles per hour
W 5
S 7
SSE 13
SSE 20
SSE 25
SSE 25
S 25
S 25
Wind gust in miles per hour 10 12 20 31 38 38 39 38
Visibility
Visibility VG VG VG VG G G G M
Humidity 64% 64% 68% 72% 81% 87% 90% 92%
UV - - - 1 1 1 - -
Time 01:00 04:00 07:00 10:00 13:00 16:00 19:00 22:00
Weather symbol Heavy rain Heavy rain Light shower (night) Cloudy Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Cloudy Heavy shower (night)
Chance of precipitation 80% 80% 40% 20% 10% 10% 20% 50%
Temperature
Temperature in degrees Celsius
11°
11°
11°
12°
13°
12°
11°
11°
Feels like temperature in degrees Celsius
Wind direction and speed
Wind direction and speed in miles per hour
S 23
SSW 19
SSW 18
SSW 19
SSW 21
SSW 20
SSW 19
SSW 18
Wind gust in miles per hour 34 30 26 27 29 28 27 26
Visibility
Visibility G G G G G G G G
Humidity 92% 93% 93% 92% 90% 90% 91% 90%
UV - - - 1 1 1 - -
Time 01:00 04:00 07:00 10:00 13:00 16:00 19:00 22:00
Weather symbol Heavy shower (night) Light shower (night) Light shower (night) Light shower (day) Light shower (day) Light shower (day) Light shower (night) Light shower (night)
Chance of precipitation 60% 40% 40% 40% 40% 40% 40% 40%
Temperature
Temperature in degrees Celsius
10°
10°
10°
11°
12°
11°
10°
Feels like temperature in degrees Celsius
Wind direction and speed
Wind direction and speed in miles per hour
SSW 18
SSW 17
SSW 18
SSW 20
SSW 20
SW 19
SW 18
SW 16
Wind gust in miles per hour 25 25 26 28 29 28 25 24
Visibility
Visibility G G G G G G G G
Humidity 88% 86% 84% 82% 81% 80% 80% 80%
UV - - - 1 1 1 - -
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Orkney & Shetland weather forecast

Headline:

Cloudy with rain at times on Wednesday.

This Evening and Tonight:

Showers or longer periods of rain, turning heavy at times, bringing risk of some hail and thunder. Probably turning drier across Orkney towards dawn, as strong westerly winds develop. Minimum temperature 9 °C.

Wednesday:

Cloudy by day with occasional rain which turns heavier at times. Strong west winds veering northwest late in day, as rain clears to showers, bringing risk of some hail overnight. Maximum temperature 12 °C.

Outlook for Thursday to Saturday:

Cold snap Thursday, early Friday, with blustery showers, wintry over hills, and strong northerly winds. Turning drier late Friday, then milder Saturday as winds back southwest, pushing rainbands across area.

Updated:

UK long range weather forecast

A wet start to the period on Sunday with showers, sometimes heavy in the west and risk of thunderstorms in the northwest. Turning windier again with a chance of coastal gales in the west and northwest. Becoming more settled early in the week, especially in the west. Initially cold, with chance of overnight rural frost, and showers wintry over highest ground. Temperatures trending upwards through the period. The rest of October will be dominated by weather arriving from the Atlantic. Often unsettled and windy, with outbreaks of rain. Wettest in the north and west. Briefer dry interludes. Driest conditions likely across south and southeastern areas. Winds lighter here, with risk of overnight fog at times.

Updated:

The beginning of this period will likely remain unsettled with many systems arriving from the Atlantic. It will remain wet and windy with the wettest and windiest conditions in the north and west. Driest conditions across the south especially the southeast with lighter winds but the risk of overnight fog at times. From early to mid-November increasing chance of settled weather but confidence of this is very low. Temperatures are likely to be warmer than average for most. Perhaps some colder spells and an increasing chance of frost and fog towards the end of this period but confidence of this is very low.

Updated:

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