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

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Lerwick forecast
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Mon 02 Mar 2015
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Cloudy Light shower day Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Sunny intervals Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Light snow shower night
1.1 2.8 3.3 4.1 4.9 5.1 2.9 2.8 2.8 3.1 2.6 1.5 1.4 2.1
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W 15 W 16 36 W 11 WSW 15 WSW 30 37 WSW 24 36 WSW 21 37 WSW 11 29 SW 18 30 WSW 25 39 W 23 31 WSW 18 39 SW 18 38 WSW 22 37
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) arrow down
VG VG VG VG VG G VG VG VG VG VG VG G M
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99% 83% 86% 81% 64% 75% 84% 75% 76% 75% 89% 82% 85% 79%
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Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) arrow down
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Sunrise: 07:01 Sunset: 17:32 Moon phase: Waxing gibbous
Tue 03 Mar 2015
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Cloudy Cloudy Overcast Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Light snow shower night Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy
1.2 0.9 2.1 1.8 1.8 2.1 1.4 1.8 2.3 2.8 2.6
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W 16 39 SW 14 SW 21 WSW 18 31 SW 19 SW 21 29 SW 22 38 WSW 21 31 WSW 19 30 WSW 19 31 WSW 17 33
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) arrow down
VG VG VG VG VG VG M M G VG M
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91% 94% 79% 81% 84% 81% 89% 76% 73% 74% 71%
Pressure (hPa) arrow down
993 993 995 994 994 995 995 995 996 997 996
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) arrow down
R R R R R R R R R R R
Sunrise: 06:58 Sunset: 17:35 Moon phase: Waxing gibbous
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Issued at: 1000 on Tue 03 Mar 2015

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Extremes

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Orkney & Shetland extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Lerwick 6.5 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Kirkwall 5.8 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Baltasound -0.2 °C
Highest rainfall Baltasound 4.0 mm
Sunniest Kirkwall 4.6 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature St James Park 9.6 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Loch Glascarnoch 1.3 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Braemar -2.0 °C
Highest rainfall Bainbridge 14.8 mm
Sunniest Lyneham 8.6 hours

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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 Mon 02 Mar 2015

Weather map

Tue 1000

Weather observation map for Lerwick

Lerwick Lerwick – Cloudy 60.1536 -1.1435
Kirkwall Kirkwall – Sunny day 58.954 -2.9
Wick Airport Wick Airport – Sunny day 58.454 -3.089
Altnaharra SAWS Altnaharra SAWS – Sunny day 58.288 -4.442
Altnaharra SAWS Altnaharra SAWS – Sunny day 58.288 -4.442
Lossiemouth Lossiemouth – Cloudy 57.712 -3.322
Aberdeen Dyce Aberdeen Dyce – Sunny intervals 57.206 -2.202
Loch Glascarnoch SAWS Loch Glascarnoch SAWS – Light rain 57.725 -4.896
Stornoway Stornoway – Sunny day 58.214 -6.325
Bealach Na Ba Bealach Na Ba – No data 57.4175 -5.689
Skye/Lusa (SAMOS) Skye/Lusa (SAMOS) – Heavy shower day 57.257 -5.809
Leuchars Leuchars – Sunny day 56.377 -2.862
Aonach Mor Aonach Mor – No data 56.822 -4.97
Glen Ogle Glen Ogle – No data 56.423 -4.32
South Uist Range South Uist Range – Sunny day 57.358 -7.397
Edinburgh/Gogarbank Edinburgh/Gogarbank – Sunny intervals 55.928 -3.343
Charterhall Charterhall – Sunny day 55.709 -2.383
Glasgow/Bishopton Glasgow/Bishopton – Overcast 55.907 -4.533
Drumalbin Drumalbin – Cloudy 55.627 -3.735

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