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

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Lerwick forecast
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Sun 21 Dec 2014
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Cloudy Partly cloudy night Light shower night Cloudy Cloudy
6.1 6.4 6.1 5.3 5.2
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) arrow down
WSW 26 46 WSW 26 43 WSW 34 61 W 33 56 W 28
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) arrow down
VG VG G VG VG
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83% 78% 80% 79% 74%
Pressure (hPa) arrow down
992 991 990 991 991
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) arrow down
F F F F F
Sunrise: 09:08 Sunset: 14:57 Moon phase: New
Mon 22 Dec 2014
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Partly cloudy night Cloudy Light shower night Clear night Clear night Partly cloudy night Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Partly cloudy night Light snow shower day Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Cloudy Sunny intervals Cloudy Partly cloudy night Cloudy Light shower night Cloudy
5.6 5.4 5.3 5.1 5.1 3.9 5.4 5.2 4.8 5.5 5.8 5.5 5.1 4.7 5.3 4.7 5.4 4.1 5.8 5.1
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W 24 43 W 23 39 WSW 29 54 W 25 54 WSW 29 45 W 34 49 WSW 29 39 WSW 25 54 WSW 38 60 W 30 49 W 36 48 W 31 51 WSW 39 51 WSW 29 49 WSW 31 48 W 26 47 WSW 31 45 WSW 30 48 W 31 49 W 33 44
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) arrow down
VG G G VG VG M G G G VG M G VG VG VG G VG G G VG
Humidity arrow down
70% 68% 70% 71% 75% 91% 76% 81% 78% 72% 70% 75% 77% 85% 78% 82% 73% 86% 69% 69%
Pressure (hPa) arrow down
991 991 990 990 989 989 988 988 988 989 989 989 989 989 990 990 990 990 990 991
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) arrow down
R F F F F F F F F R R R R R R R R R F R
Sunrise: 09:08 Sunset: 14:58 Moon phase: New
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Issued at: 1900 on Mon 22 Dec 2014

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Extremes

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Orkney & Shetland extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Kirkwall 10.0 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Lerwick 9.2 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Baltasound 1.7 °C
Highest rainfall Lerwick 11.0 mm
Sunniest Lerwick 0.0 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Hereford 14.0 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Braemar 8.7 °C
Lowest minimum temperature South Newington 0.3 °C
Highest rainfall Cluanie Inn 89.0 mm
Sunniest Hawarden 1.9 hours

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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 21 Dec 2014

Weather map

Mon 1900

Weather observation map for Lerwick

Lerwick Lerwick – Cloudy 60.1536 -1.1435
Kirkwall Kirkwall – Heavy shower night 58.985 -2.9607
Wick (Highland) Wick (Highland) – Clear night 58.4392 -3.0922
Aberlour Aberlour – Cloudy 57.4751 -3.2155
Aberdeen Aberdeen – Cloudy 57.1498 -2.0927
Ullapool Ullapool – Heavy shower night 57.8956 -5.16
Stornoway Stornoway – Light shower night 58.2111 -6.3842
Craig Craig – No data 57.4889 -5.2754
Pitlochry Pitlochry – No data 56.7045 -3.7283
Portree Portree – Light rain 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 – Light shower night 57.4836 -7.3599
Edinburgh Edinburgh – Overcast 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 – 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