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Sunday

Sunny Intervals

4°C 39°F 2°C 36°F North North Westerly
21km/h 13mph
Monday

Light Cloud

8°C 46°F 6°C 43°F Westerly
24km/h 15mph
Tuesday

Light Rain

9°C 48°F 7°C 45°F West South Westerly
37km/h 23mph
Wednesday

Light Cloud

9°C 48°F 8°C 46°F South South Westerly
39km/h 24mph
Thursday

Heavy Rain Shower

9°C 48°F 6°C 43°F West South Westerly
48km/h 30mph

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Sunrise 09:10 Sunset 15:03

Last updated 05:04

Weather forecast details for Sunday 28 December. Each column contains hourly forecast details for weather conditions, temperature, wind speed, wind direction, humidity, visibility and pressure.
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Temperature (°C/°F) 4°C 39°F 3°C 37°F 3°C 37°F 3°C 37°F 3°C 37°F 3°C 37°F 3°C 37°F 3°C 37°F 3°C 37°F 3°C 37°F 3°C 37°F 2°C 36°F 2°C 36°F 2°C 36°F 2°C 36°F 3°C 37°F 3°C 37°F 4°C 39°F 4°C 39°F 4°C 39°F 4°C 39°F 4°C 39°F 5°C 41°F 5°C 41°F
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Orkney and Shetland

Forecast Summary

  • Today

    A cold, bright day with sunny spells, best of sunshine over Orkney. A few wintry showers, most of these over Shetland during the morning, but Westray and Sanday also seeing one or two in afternoon. Fresh or strong northwesterly winds.

  • Tonight

    Perhaps an isolated wintry shower over Shetland at first, otherwise a dry evening and night with clear spells. Northwest winds easing in evening but fresher westerly winds later.

Environmental Summary

UV: 1

UK Range: 1-7

Pollution: Low

UK Range: Low to Very High

Met Office Warnings Issued For: Shetland Islands

  1. Yellow warning of ice

    From:
    1600 on Sat 27 December
    To:
    1200 on Sun 28 December
    Updated 27 December at 10:18 Active

    Warning

    Widespread icy patches are expected to readily form on untreated surfaces this evening and during Saturday night, especially where snow cover exists or where wintry showers occur.

    The public should take extra care and be aware of the possibility of some disruption to travel.

A list of all UK Warnings can be found on our More UK Weather page.

Weather Warnings Key

  • Red: Take action
  • Amber: Be prepared
  • Yellow: Be aware

Issued by the Met Office

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Observations

Observed at 05:00, Sunday 28 December

Clear Sky

4°C 39°F

16km/h 10mph West North Westerly

Humidity: 77%

Visibility: Very Good

Pressure: 1024mb, Rising

Observation station: Lerwick (S. Screen)

(Lat: 60.139 | Lon: -1.183)

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