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

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Lerwick forecast
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Sat 31 Jan 2015
2200 2300
Light shower night Cloudy
3.3 2.1
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N 30 44 N 31 48
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90% 94%
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992 993
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Sunrise: 08:22 Sunset: 16:14 Moon phase: Waxing gibbous
Sun 01 Feb 2015
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Light shower night Light shower night Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Light shower night Cloudy Cloudy Partly cloudy night Sunny intervals Light snow shower day Light snow Light snow Light snow Sunny intervals Light shower day Partly cloudy night Cloudy Light snow shower night Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night Clear night Clear night
2.9 2.7 2.4 2.4 2.0 1.2 1.9 1.3 1.1 1.1 -0.4 -0.3 0.2 0.0 1.2 1.4 1.2 0.2 0.8 1.0 0.1 0.3 0.2
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N 33 41 N 34 51 N 29 48 NNW 30 40 NNW 28 43 N 26 39 NNW 24 33 NNW 23 37 NNW 23 37 NNW 22 34 NNW 22 34 NNW 21 33 N 18 34 N 25 34 NNW 23 36 NNW 21 33 NNW 21 33 N 24 37 NNW 22 37 NNW 21 34 N 21 37 NNW 25 33 NNW 23 36
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90% 86% 81% 75% 73% 87% 70% 62% 56% 74% 88% 99% 99% 98% 94% 87% 73% 86% 78% 73% 92% 84% 88%
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R R R R R R R R R R R R F F F R R R R R R R R
Sunrise: 08:19 Sunset: 16:16 Moon phase: Waxing gibbous
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Issued at: 2200 on Sun 01 Feb 2015

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Extremes

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Orkney & Shetland extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Baltasound 4.9 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Lerwick 4.1 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Lerwick 1.2 °C
Highest rainfall Lerwick 17.0 mm
Sunniest Lerwick 1.5 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Cardiff Bute Park 7.6 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Dalwhinnie -0.1 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Santon Downham -2.9 °C
Highest rainfall Kinlochewe 22.6 mm
Sunniest Glasgow 7.2 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: 2304 on Sat 31 Jan 2015

Weather map

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Weather observation map for Lerwick

Lerwick Lerwick – Clear night 60.1536 -1.1435
Kirkwall Kirkwall – Cloudy 58.985 -2.9607
Wick (Highland) Wick (Highland) – Cloudy 58.4392 -3.0922
Durness Durness – Overcast 58.567 -4.75
Lairg Lairg – Overcast 58.0223 -4.401
Aberlour Aberlour – Cloudy 57.4751 -3.2155
Aberdeen Aberdeen – Partly cloudy night 57.1498 -2.0927
Ullapool Ullapool – Cloudy 57.8956 -5.16
Stornoway Stornoway – Overcast 58.2111 -6.3842
Craig Craig – No data 57.4889 -5.2754
Portree Portree – Light rain 57.4127 -6.1949
Dundee Dundee – Clear night 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 – Partly cloudy night 57.4836 -7.3599
Edinburgh Edinburgh – Cloudy 55.9533 -3.1868
Berwick-upon-Tweed Berwick-upon-Tweed – Clear night 55.7702 -2.0038
Glasgow Glasgow – Clear night 55.8643 -4.2505
Biggar Biggar – Partly cloudy night 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