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

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Lerwick forecast
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Fri 19 Dec 2014
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Sunrise: 09:06 Sunset: 14:56 Moon phase: Waning crescent
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Issued at: 0000 on Sat 20 Dec 2014

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Extremes

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Orkney & Shetland extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Lerwick 6.2 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Kirkwall 5.7 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Lerwick 1.2 °C
Highest rainfall Kirkwall 13.8 mm
Sunniest Kirkwall 0.1 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Shoreham 11.9 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Braemar 2.1 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Braemar 0.2 °C
Highest rainfall Kinlochewe 25.8 mm
Sunniest Nottingham 6.1 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: 2302 on Fri 19 Dec 2014

Weather map

Fri 2300

Weather observation map for Lerwick

Lerwick Lerwick – Cloudy 60.1536 -1.1435
Kirkwall Kirkwall – Light shower night 58.985 -2.9607
Wick (Highland) Wick (Highland) – Cloudy 58.4392 -3.0922
Aberlour Aberlour – Light shower night 57.4751 -3.2155
Aberdeen Aberdeen – Overcast 57.1498 -2.0927
Ullapool Ullapool – Heavy shower night 57.8956 -5.16
Stornoway Stornoway – Partly cloudy night 58.2111 -6.3842
Craig Craig – No data 57.4889 -5.2754
Pitlochry Pitlochry – No data 56.7045 -3.7283
Portree Portree – Heavy shower night 57.4127 -6.1949
Dundee Dundee – Cloudy 56.4621 -2.9692
Fort William Fort William – No data 56.8199 -5.104
Strathyre Strathyre – No data 56.3257 -4.3234
Benbecula (Balivanich) Airport Benbecula (Balivanich) Airport – Light shower night 57.4836 -7.3599
Edinburgh Edinburgh – Heavy shower night 55.9533 -3.1868
Berwick-upon-Tweed Berwick-upon-Tweed – Cloudy 55.7702 -2.0038
Glasgow Glasgow – Light shower night 55.8643 -4.2505
Biggar Biggar – Overcast 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