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

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Lerwick forecast
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Sat 02 May 2015
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Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Sunny intervals Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy
5.7 6.8 6.0 6.5 5.4 5.1 4.8 4.3 4.1 4.2
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ENE 13 ENE 13 ENE 11 ENE 11 ENE 11 E 11 ENE 14 ENE 11 ENE 13 ENE 13
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55% 52% 50% 51% 59% 71% 61% 60% 66% 66%
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Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) arrow down
S F F F F F F F F F
Sunrise: 04:59 Sunset: 21:04 Moon phase: Full
Sun 03 May 2015
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Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Overcast Cloudy Cloudy
3.9 3.9 4.1 4.4 4.4 4.3 4.4 4.8 5.2 5.7 5.9 5.9 6.1 7.0
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E 17 ENE 17 E 18 E 19 E 22 29 E 22 30 E 21 E 23 32 E 25 34 E 26 34 E 29 37 E 30 39 E 30 38 E 28 37
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VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG E
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65% 67% 68% 67% 69% 68% 68% 70% 65% 63% 63% 64% 66% 67%
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1015 1014 1014 1013 1012 1012 1011 1011 1010 1009 1009 1007 1007 1006
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) arrow down
F F F F F F F F F F F F F F
Sunrise: 04:56 Sunset: 21:06 Moon phase: Full
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Issued at: 1400 on Sun 03 May 2015

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Extremes

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Orkney & Shetland extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Kirkwall 9.8 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Lerwick 7.1 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Kirkwall -0.8 °C
Highest rainfall Lerwick 0.4 mm
Sunniest Kirkwall 6.8 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Heathrow 15.7 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Killylane 5.3 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Kinbrace -5.5 °C
Highest rainfall Killowen 40.0 mm
Sunniest Stornoway 10.8 hours

About extremes

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: 0002 on Sun 03 May 2015

Weather map

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Weather observation map for Lerwick

Lerwick Lerwick – Cloudy 60.1536 -1.1435
Kirkwall Kirkwall – Overcast 58.954 -2.9
Wick Airport Wick Airport – Overcast 58.454 -3.089
Altnaharra SAWS Altnaharra SAWS – Light rain 58.288 -4.442
Altnaharra SAWS Altnaharra SAWS – Light rain 58.288 -4.442
Lossiemouth Lossiemouth – Overcast 57.712 -3.322
Aberdeen Dyce Aberdeen Dyce – Heavy rain 57.206 -2.202
Loch Glascarnoch SAWS Loch Glascarnoch SAWS – Heavy rain 57.725 -4.896
Stornoway Stornoway – Sleet 58.214 -6.325
Bealach Na Ba Bealach Na Ba – No data 57.4175 -5.689
Skye/Lusa (SAMOS) Skye/Lusa (SAMOS) – Light shower day 57.257 -5.809
Leuchars Leuchars – Heavy rain 56.377 -2.862
Aonach Mor Aonach Mor – No data 56.822 -4.97
Glen Ogle Glen Ogle – No data 56.423 -4.32
South Uist Range South Uist Range – Light rain 57.358 -7.397
Edinburgh/Gogarbank Edinburgh/Gogarbank – Heavy rain 55.928 -3.343
Charterhall Charterhall – Heavy rain 55.709 -2.383
Glasgow/Bishopton Glasgow/Bishopton – Heavy rain 55.907 -4.533
Drumalbin Drumalbin – Overcast 55.627 -3.735

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