Regional Weather Forecast for Orkney & Shetland

This Evening and Tonight

Rain over Shetland soon dying out this evening then just the odd light shower. Orkney staying cloudy with some patchy rain, turning heavier towards morning. Lighter winds. Minimum temperature 6°C.

Friday

Rain over Orkney spreading to Shetland during the morning. Then turning showery as winds veer round to the northwest. A colder day for Shetland. Maximum temperature 9°C.

Outlook For Saturday To Monday

Sunshine and wintry showers on Saturday, becoming wet and windy in evening. Blustery showers on Sunday, then cold again on Monday with sunny intervals and snow showers.

Sullom Voe Five Day Weather Forecast

Thursday

Day

Heavy rain

Heavy rain

High: 8°C
(46°F)

Wind: W at 18 mph (29 km/h)

Humidity: 90%

100% chance of showers

Night

Light rain

Light rain

Low: 6°C
(43°F)

Wind: W at 18 mph (29 km/h)

Humidity: 82%

100% chance of showers

Friday

Day

Light rain

Light rain

High: 7°C
(45°F)

Wind: NW at 9 mph (14 km/h)

Humidity: 86%

45% chance of showers

Night

Cloudy

Cloudy

Low: 3°C
(37°F)

Wind: WNW at 20 mph (32 km/h)

Humidity: 80%

55% chance of showers

Saturday

Day

Cloudy

Cloudy

High: 5°C
(41°F)

Wind: WNW at 11 mph (18 km/h)

Humidity: 69%

10% chance of showers

Night

Heavy rain

Heavy rain

Low: 3°C
(37°F)

Wind: SE at 27 mph (43 km/h)

Humidity: 90%

95% chance of showers

Sunday

Day

Light rain shower

Light rain shower

High: 8°C
(46°F)

Wind: WSW at 25 mph (40 km/h)

Humidity: 80%

60% chance of showers

Night

Light rain shower

Light rain shower

Low: 4°C
(39°F)

Wind: N at 27 mph (43 km/h)

Humidity: 78%

50% chance of showers

Monday

Day

Partly cloudy

Partly cloudy

High: 5°C
(41°F)

Wind: NNW at 27 mph (43 km/h)

Humidity: 59%

15% chance of showers

Night

Cloudy

Cloudy

Low: 3°C
(37°F)

Wind: NW at 13 mph (21 km/h)

Humidity: 69%

15% chance of showers