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

Light Cloud

8°C 46°F 3°C 37°F West South Westerly
Wind Speed 21 km/h 13 mph

Light Cloud

6°C 43°F 5°C 41°F Southerly
Wind Speed 26 km/h 16 mph

Light Rain

7°C 45°F 4°C 39°F Southerly
Wind Speed 39 km/h 24 mph

Light Cloud

6°C 43°F 4°C 39°F Westerly
Wind Speed 16 km/h 10 mph

Light Cloud

6°C 43°F 3°C 37°F Northerly
Wind Speed 31 km/h 19 mph



Sunrise 08:11 Sunset 16:28

Last updated 02:13

Weather forecast details for Friday 5 February. Each column contains hourly forecast details for weather conditions, temperature, wind speed, wind direction, humidity, visibility and pressure.
Time 0400 hours0500 hours                      
Weather Conditions Partly Cloudy Partly Cloudy                       
Temperature (°C/°F) 4°C 39°F 4°C 39°F                       
Wind Speed (mph/km/h) Wind Speed 24 km/h 15 mph West South Westerly Wind Speed 21 km/h 13 mph South Westerly                       
Wind Direction WSW SW                       
Humidity 87% 88%                       
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) EE                      
Pressure (Millibars) 991 991                       

Orkney and Shetland

Forecast Summary

  • Tonight

    Mainly cloudy with a few showers during the evening. It will then become dry and quite chilly overnight with clear spells. Fresh southwesterly winds becoming southerly.

Environmental Summary

UV: 1

UK Range: 1-8

Pollution: Low

UK Range: Low to Very High

Met Office Warnings Issued For: Shetland Islands

  1. Yellow warning of ice

    2100 on Fri 5 February
    0900 on Sat 6 February
    Updated 5 February at 11:16 Active


    Icy patches are expected to form on untreated surfaces on Friday evening and overnight into Saturday morning. Snow showers are also expected in the west, giving some accumulations on higher ground. Please be aware of these wintry hazards and the potential for some difficult driving conditions.

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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UK Forecast Last updated 00:17, Saturday 6 Feb


Observed at 02:00, Saturday 6 February

Clear Sky

2°C 36°F

Wind Speed 18 km/h 11 mph South South Westerly

Humidity: 91%

Visibility: Good

Pressure: 991mb, Falling

Observation station: Lerwick (S. Screen)

(Lat: 60.139 | Lon: -1.183)

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