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

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Lerwick forecast
Mon 31 Aug 2015
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Overcast Cloudy Cloudy Light shower day Cloudy Light shower day Cloudy Cloudy Sunny intervals Light shower day Light shower day Light shower day Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Overcast
11.7 11.7 11.9 12.4 12.8 12.7 13.3 12.4 13.3 12.8 12.1 12.1 12.0 11.9 12.1 11.8 11.7
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W 11 W 9 WNW 8 NW 7 NW 8 WNW 9 N 10 N 13 NNE 9 NNE 13 NNE 17 NNE 17 N 16 N 15 NNE 15 N 14 N 15
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G VG E VG E G E VG E VG G G VG VG VG VG VG
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99% 98% 95% 92% 91% 92% 86% 94% 85% 91% 97% 97% 95% 95% 95% 95% 96%
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1014 1014 1014 1015 1015 1015 1015 1015 1015 1016 1016 1016 1016 1017 1017 1017 1017
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R R R R R R R R R R R R R R R R R
Tue 01 Sep 2015
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Cloudy Light shower night Overcast Cloudy Overcast Light shower night Cloudy
11.5 11.7 11.8 11.7 11.8 11.9 11.9
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NNE 14 NNE 14 NNE 14 NNE 15 NNE 15 NNE 16 NNE 15
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VG M G G G G VG
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96% 97% 97% 97% 96% 94% 94%
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1017 1017 1017 1017 1017 1017 1017
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) arrow down
F F S S S S S
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Issued at: 0600 on Tue 01 Sep 2015

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Extremes

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Orkney & Shetland extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Baltasound 15.4 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Fair Isle 13.9 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Lerwick 11.1 °C
Highest rainfall Kirkwall 2.6 mm
Sunniest Kirkwall 1.5 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Threave 19.7 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Pennerley 12.2 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Eskdalemuir 2.8 °C
Highest rainfall Santon Downham 27.4 mm
Sunniest Valley 12.3 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)

The information shown is initial data as it is received; observations are subject to final quality control after publication on this website. This is particularly the case for rainfall totals during snow events.

Issued at: 0002 on Tue 01 Sep 2015