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Day Weather Maximum Day Temperature Minimum Night Temperature Wind Direction and Speed

Light Rain Shower

6°C 43°F 2°C 36°F Southerly
14km/h 9mph

Light Rain Shower

6°C 43°F 3°C 37°F Westerly
35km/h 22mph

Light Rain Shower

6°C 43°F 2°C 36°F Westerly
43km/h 27mph

Light Rain

4°C 39°F 2°C 36°F North North Westerly
50km/h 31mph

Thick Cloud

4°C 39°F 3°C 37°F North Westerly
24km/h 15mph



Sunrise 06:40 Sunset 19:40

Last updated 22:06

Weather forecast details for Sunday 29 March. Each column contains hourly forecast details for weather conditions, temperature, wind speed, wind direction, humidity, visibility and pressure.
Time 2300 hours0000 hours
0100 hours0200 hours0300 hours0400 hours0500 hours                 
Weather Conditions Light Cloud Light Cloud Heavy Rain Shower Light Rain Light Rain Light Rain Light Rain Shower                  
Temperature (°C/°F) 3°C 37°F 3°C 37°F 3°C 37°F 2°C 36°F 3°C 37°F 3°C 37°F 3°C 37°F                  
Wind Speed (mph/km/h) 10km/h 6mph South South Westerly 11km/h 7mph South South Westerly 11km/h 7mph Southerly 21km/h 13mph South Westerly 24km/h 15mph West South Westerly 35km/h 22mph West North Westerly 34km/h 21mph West North Westerly                  
Wind Direction SSW SSW S SW WSW WNW WNW                  
Humidity 86% 85% 86% 94% 91% 88% 84%                  
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) VG E VG P VG VG E                  
Pressure (Millibars) 982 981 981 982 982 982 983                  

Orkney and Shetland

Forecast Summary

  • This Evening and Tonight

    A band of showery rain and sleet over Orkney will move up to Shetland and could turn to wet snow for a time. Then clearer with occasional wintry showers with westerly gales developing, winds not as strong over Shetland.

Environmental Summary

UV: 1

UK Range: 1-7

Pollution: Low

UK Range: Low to Very High

Pollen: Low

UK Range: Low to Very High

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Observed at 21:00, Sunday 29 March

Light Cloud

2°C 36°F

5km/h 3mph Southerly

Humidity: 94%

Visibility: Excellent

Pressure: 983mb, Rising

Observation station: Lerwick (S. Screen)

(Lat: 60.139 | Lon: -1.183)

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