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

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Lerwick forecast
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Fri 28 Nov 2014
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7.7 7.7 7.1 6.9 7.3 7.1 7.3 7.0 7.1 7.2 7.4 7.1 7.0 7.3 7.3
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SE 26 37 SE 24 38 SSE 23 37 SSE 24 38 SE 24 37 SE 28 38 SE 29 38 SSE 24 37 SSE 26 36 SE 28 39 SSE 28 39 SSE 25 37 SSE 26 37 SSE 24 36 SSE 26 36
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Sunrise: 08:34 Sunset: 15:10 Moon phase: First quarter
Sat 29 Nov 2014
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7.1 6.8 6.6 6.8 6.7 6.9 6.9 6.7 7.2 7.3
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SSE 24 34 SSE 26 37 SE 30 41 SE 29 41 SE 28 39 SE 28 40 SE 26 39 SE 29 39 SSE 25 38 SSE 28 39
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88% 91% 92% 92% 93% 92% 94% 97% 95% 89%
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Sunrise: 08:36 Sunset: 15:09 Moon phase: First quarter
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Issued at: 0900 on Sat 29 Nov 2014

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Extremes

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Orkney & Shetland extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Kirkwall 9.8 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Lerwick 7.8 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Baltasound 7.4 °C
Highest rainfall Lerwick 11.4 mm
Sunniest Lerwick 0.0 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature St Catherines Point 13.8 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Lentran 6.2 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Derrylin Cornahoule -0.6 °C
Highest rainfall Lerwick 11.4 mm
Sunniest Aberporth 5.9 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 Fri 28 Nov 2014

Weather map

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Weather observation map for Lerwick

Lerwick Lerwick – Light rain 60.1536 -1.1435
Kirkwall Kirkwall – Overcast 58.985 -2.9607
Wick (Highland) Wick (Highland) – Overcast 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 – Mist 57.1498 -2.0927
Ullapool Ullapool – Overcast 57.8956 -5.16
Stornoway Stornoway – Clear night 58.2111 -6.3842
Craig Craig – No data 57.4889 -5.2754
Pitlochry Pitlochry – No data 56.7045 -3.7283
Portree Portree – Overcast 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 – Cloudy 57.4836 -7.3599
Edinburgh Edinburgh – Mist 55.9533 -3.1868
Berwick-upon-Tweed Berwick-upon-Tweed – Mist 55.7702 -2.0038
Glasgow Glasgow – Overcast 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