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Lerwick (S. Screen) (nearest observation site to Lerwick)

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Lerwick forecast
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Mon 20 Oct 2014
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Cloudy Overcast Cloudy Overcast Overcast Overcast Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy
10.1 9.3 9.9 9.7 9.8 10.4 10.5 10.4 10.6
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SW 18 SSW 21 SW 21 29 SSW 24 32 SSW 16 29 S 22 30 S 21 32 S 21 32 S 21 30
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Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) arrow down
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Sunrise: 07:57 Sunset: 17:42 Moon phase: Waning crescent
Tue 21 Oct 2014
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S 25 32 S 21 31 S 23 29 S 21 29 S 24 34 S 28 36 S 29 38 S 28 38 SSE 28 38 SSE 22 37 SSE 22 33 S 17 WNW 18 NW 33 53 NW 39 55 NW 30 56
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G G G M G G M M M P VP M G M M M
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F F F F F F F F F F F F F R R R
Sunrise: 07:59 Sunset: 17:39 Moon phase: Waning crescent
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Issued at: 1500 on Tue 21 Oct 2014

Extremes

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Orkney & Shetland extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Kirkwall 11.8 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Lerwick 11.0 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Kirkwall 8.5 °C
Highest rainfall Kirkwall 4.8 mm
Sunniest Lerwick 2.3 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature St James Park 17.9 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Spadeadam 10.5 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Kinbrace 5.3 °C
Highest rainfall Achnagart 13.4 mm
Sunniest Manston 6.7 hours

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Highest maximum temperature - (0900 to 2100 on the date shown)

Lowest maximum temperature - (0900 to 2100 on the date shown)

Lowest minimum temperature - (2100 on the previous day to 0900 on the date shown)

Highest rainfall -(2100 on the previous day to 2100 on the date shown)

Sunniest - (2100 on the previous day to 2100 on the date shown)

Issued at: 0003 on Tue 21 Oct 2014

Weather Map

Tue 1500

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Lerwick Light rain 60.1536 -1.1435
Kirkwall Cloudy 58.985 -2.9607
Wick (Highland) Overcast 58.4392 -3.0922
Durness Light shower day 58.567 -4.75
Lairg Light shower day 58.0223 -4.401
Aberlour Cloudy 57.4751 -3.2155
Aberdeen Overcast 57.1498 -2.0927
Ullapool Light shower day 57.8956 -5.16
Stornoway Light shower day 58.2111 -6.3842
Portree Heavy shower day 57.4127 -6.1949
Dundee Light shower day 56.4621 -2.9692
Benbecula (Balivanich) Airport Light shower day 57.4836 -7.3599
Edinburgh Sunny day 55.9533 -3.1868
Berwick-upon-Tweed Sunny intervals 55.7702 -2.0038
Glasgow Sunny intervals 55.8643 -4.2505
Biggar Cloudy 55.6234 -3.5226

Location Details

Lerwick

Location: 60.1536, -1.1435

Altitude: 18m above mean sea level

Lerwick (S. Screen)

Location: 60.139, -1.183

Altitude: 82 m above mean sea level

Distance from Lerwick: 2.7 km