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

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Lerwick forecast
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Fri 30 Jan 2015
2200 2300
Cloudy Partly cloudy night
3.5 2.9
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N 24 39 N 26 40
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VG VG
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85% 90%
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973 974
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R R
Sunrise: 08:24 Sunset: 16:11 Moon phase: Waxing gibbous
Sat 31 Jan 2015
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Cloudy Light shower night Partly cloudy night Light shower night Light shower night Cloudy Cloudy Light shower night Light shower night Light rain Heavy rain Light snow shower day Cloudy Sunny intervals Light shower day Sunny intervals Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night Cloudy Cloudy Light shower night Light shower night Light shower night
3.0 3.4 3.2 3.0 1.3 3.3 3.4 3.1 3.3 2.7 2.3 3.1 2.2 3.9 3.7 2.8 2.3 2.4 2.3 2.9 3.4 1.3 3.3
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N 25 47 N 24 44 N 29 48 N 28 44 N 33 49 N 30 41 N 34 48 N 33 49 N 38 51 N 34 55 N 32 47 N 24 40 N 24 37 N 24 34 N 22 32 N 23 31 N 19 N 16 N 21 N 21 29 N 24 34 N 29 40 N 30 44
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89% 88% 89% 90% 97% 89% 86% 91% 90% 93% 94% 95% 96% 86% 87% 93% 94% 93% 93% 94% 92% 96% 90%
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975 975 976 976 977 977 978 978 978 979 980 981 982 983 984 985 986 987 988 989 990 992 992
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R R R R R R R R R R R R R R R R R R R R R R R
Sunrise: 08:22 Sunset: 16:14 Moon phase: Waxing gibbous
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Issued at: 2200 on Sat 31 Jan 2015

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Extremes

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Orkney & Shetland extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Baltasound 6.3 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Lerwick 5.5 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Kirkwall 2.3 °C
Highest rainfall Kirkwall 6.2 mm
Sunniest Lerwick 1.2 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Isles of Scilly 8.9 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Spadeadam 0.0 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Tulloch Bridge -11.0 °C
Highest rainfall Resallach 31.4 mm
Sunniest Edinburgh Gogarbank 7.0 hours

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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: 2303 on Fri 30 Jan 2015

Weather map

Sat 2200

Weather observation map for Lerwick

Lerwick Lerwick – Light shower night 60.1536 -1.1435
Kirkwall Kirkwall – Overcast 58.985 -2.9607
Wick (Highland) Wick (Highland) – Overcast 58.4392 -3.0922
Durness Durness – Light shower night 58.567 -4.75
Lairg Lairg – Light shower night 58.0223 -4.401
Aberlour Aberlour – Cloudy 57.4751 -3.2155
Aberdeen Aberdeen – Heavy rain 57.1498 -2.0927
Ullapool Ullapool – Light rain 57.8956 -5.16
Stornoway Stornoway – Light rain 58.2111 -6.3842
Craig Craig – No data 57.4889 -5.2754
Portree Portree – Cloudy 57.4127 -6.1949
Dundee Dundee – Overcast 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 – Clear night 57.4836 -7.3599
Edinburgh Edinburgh – Overcast 55.9533 -3.1868
Berwick-upon-Tweed Berwick-upon-Tweed – Heavy rain 55.7702 -2.0038
Glasgow Glasgow – Cloudy 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