pilvisyys

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Finnish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

pilvinen +‎ -yys

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Hyphenation: pil‧vi‧syys

Noun[edit]

pilvisyys

  1. cloudiness

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Usage notes[edit]

The meteorologists measure the cloudiness by the number of eighths of the sky that are obscured by clouds. In Finnish usage, the following adjectives are used to indicate this number:

0/8 - 1/8 selkeää
2/8 - 4/8 melko selkeää, verrattain selkeää
2/8 - 6/8 puolipilvistä
4/8 - 6/8 melko pilvistä, verrattain pilvistä
7/8 - 8/8 pilvistä