Whalsay Airport (Shetland Islands) weather

Forecast days

Seven day forecast for Whalsay Airport

Time 00:00 03:00 06:00 09:00 12:00 15:00 18:00 21:00
Weather symbol Sleet Sleet Light shower (night) Light shower (day) Heavy shower (day) Sleet shower (day) Cloudy Overcast
Chance of precipitation
50% 60% 40% 40% 70% 40% 10% 10%
-4° -4° -3° -3° -3° -3° -3° -2°
WSW 28
WSW 31
WSW 30
W 30
W 33
WNW 27
WNW 23
WNW 17
38 44 42 45 47 40 33 24
G M VG VG G VG VG VG
Humidity
88% 88% 79% 80% 69% 67% 65% 63%
UV
- - - 1 1 1 - -
Time 00:00 03:00 06:00 09:00 12:00 15:00 18:00 21:00
Weather symbol Overcast Heavy rain Heavy rain Heavy rain Heavy rain Heavy rain Light rain Overcast
Chance of precipitation
10% 80% 90% 90% 90% 70% 40% 10%
10°
10°
W 11
SW 16
SW 21
SW 25
WSW 27
WSW 29
W 29
W 27
16 22 30 37 42 43 43 40
VG G M M M G G VG
Humidity
74% 87% 91% 92% 91% 90% 88% 86%
UV
- - - 1 1 1 - -
Time 00:00 03:00 06:00 09:00 12:00 15:00 18:00 21:00
Weather symbol Overcast Overcast Overcast Light rain Cloudy Overcast Overcast Overcast
Chance of precipitation
10% 10% 20% 40% 10% 20% 20% 20%
10°
W 25
W 25
W 22
W 22
WSW 22
WSW 21
WSW 21
WSW 22
38 37 34 33 33 33 31 33
G VG G G G G G G
Humidity
87% 86% 89% 91% 89% 89% 90% 90%
UV
- - - 1 1 1 - -
Time 00:00 03:00 06:00 09:00 12:00 15:00 18:00 21:00
Weather symbol Light rain Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy
Chance of precipitation
50% 10% 20% 20% 20% 20% 20% 10%
WSW 22
SW 23
SW 23
SW 23
SW 23
SW 21
SW 20
SW 19
34 35 35 34 35 32 30 28
G G G G G G G G
Humidity
90% 89% 89% 88% 85% 87% 88% 87%
UV
- - - 1 1 1 - -
Time 00:00 03:00 06:00 09:00 12:00 15:00 18:00 21:00
Weather symbol Overcast Cloudy Overcast Cloudy Overcast Cloudy Cloudy Overcast
Chance of precipitation
10% 10% 20% 10% 20% 10% 10% 50%
SW 20
SW 20
SW 21
SW 22
SW 23
SW 22
SW 22
SW 23
29 30 30 33 34 33 33 35
VG G G VG VG VG G G
Humidity
86% 86% 87% 86% 83% 83% 86% 87%
UV
- - - 1 1 1 - -

Orkney & Shetland weather forecast

Headline:

Damp start then mainly dry with sunny spells.

Today:

Cloudy start but last of overnight rain clearing by dawn. Then a brighter day with sunny spells and just a few light passing showers, mostly over Shetland. Southwest winds strengthening later. Maximum temperature 8 °C.

Tonight:

Dry with clear periods overnight although cloudier conditions edging in by morning. Staying mild and becoming windy with strong southerly winds, reaching gale force by morning. Minimum temperature 5 °C.

Wednesday:

Dry morning with thickening cloud. Rain will extend from west across the Isles during afternoon, turning heavier early evening. Strong to gale force southerly winds, easing later. Maximum temperature 8 °C.

Outlook for Thursday to Saturday:

Colder on Thursday with strong westerly winds, sunny spells and blustery showers, dying out later. Mostly cloudy on Friday and Saturday with patchy light rain. Westerly winds staying strong.

Updated:

UK long range weather forecast

The coming weekend is expected to be mostly dry and largely cloudy, albeit with some rain at times in the far north and northwest. For the rest of the period, settled conditions overall are expected for most, bringing dry weather with sunny spells. There is a risk of overnight fog in many parts of the country, particularly in the south. Changeable weather conditions are more likely in the far north, with showers and longer spells of rain, as well as periods of stronger winds in the northwest. Temperatures overall will be mild in the north, particularly in the northwest, but near average elsewhere, with a low chance of colder conditions and frost in the south.

Updated:

During the period, generally settled weather conditions are expected across the UK. Frontal systems bringing rain and strong winds are expected in the northwest, perhaps spreading further into the southeast at times, although much of the south and southeast may stay largely dry. Temperatures overall will be above normal, with a small but increasing chance of colder conditions as we move through the period.

Updated:

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