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

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Lerwick forecast
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Sun 23 Nov 2014
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Sunrise: 08:23 Sunset: 15:19 Moon phase: New
Mon 24 Nov 2014
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Light shower night
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Sunrise: 08:25 Sunset: 15:17 Moon phase: Waxing crescent
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Issued at: 0000 on Mon 24 Nov 2014

Extremes

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Orkney & Shetland extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Lerwick 8.7 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Kirkwall 7.8 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Baltasound 4.2 °C
Highest rainfall Kirkwall 2.6 mm
Sunniest Kirkwall 5.0 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Manston 12.7 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Killylane 5.3 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Katesbridge -3.4 °C
Highest rainfall Hampstead 37.4 mm
Sunniest Thomastown 6.8 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: 2303 on Sun 23 Nov 2014

Weather map

Mon 0000

Weather observation map for Lerwick

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