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

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Lerwick forecast
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Thu 30 Oct 2014
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Light rain Overcast Light rain Light rain Drizzle Drizzle Drizzle Drizzle Light rain
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SE 23 30 ESE 23 31 ESE 22 32 ESE 26 36 ESE 28 38 ESE 29 39 E 26 41 ESE 29 40 ESE 22 36
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Sunrise: 07:22 Sunset: 16:14 Moon phase: First quarter
Fri 31 Oct 2014
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Fog Light rain Heavy rain Heavy rain Light rain Heavy rain Heavy rain Heavy rain Light rain Light rain Light rain Light rain Overcast Mist Mist
9.7 9.9 10.1 10.3 10.5 10.6 10.7 10.9 11.0 11.1 11.0 11.0 11.1 11.3 11.1
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ESE 23 36 ESE 24 34 SE 23 32 SE 17 SE 19 SE 17 SSE 15 SSE 16 SSE 16 S 19 S 13 S 13 S 15 S 15 S 16
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F F F F F F F F F F F F F F F
Sunrise: 07:25 Sunset: 16:11 Moon phase: First quarter
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Issued at: 1500 on Fri 31 Oct 2014

Extremes

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Orkney & Shetland extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Kirkwall 11.1 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Baltasound 9.3 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Baltasound -0.7 °C
Highest rainfall Baltasound 6.0 mm
Sunniest Lerwick 0.0 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Gravesend 20.2 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Lentran 8.9 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Baltasound -0.7 °C
Highest rainfall South Uist 12.2 mm
Sunniest Herstmonceux 6.2 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: 2303 on Thu 30 Oct 2014

Weather map

Fri 1400

Weather observation map for Lerwick

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