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

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Lerwick forecast
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Fri 17 Apr 2015
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Sunrise: 05:42 Sunset: 20:26 Moon phase: New
Sat 18 Apr 2015
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Sunrise: 05:39 Sunset: 20:29 Moon phase: New
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Issued at: 0700 on Sat 18 Apr 2015

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Extremes

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Orkney & Shetland extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Kirkwall 12.0 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Lerwick 8.3 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Baltasound 2.6 °C
Highest rainfall Baltasound 1.4 mm
Sunniest Kirkwall 5.9 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Porthmadog 17.4 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Lerwick 8.3 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Altnaharra -3.2 °C
Highest rainfall Isles of Scilly 1.4 mm
Sunniest Stornoway 13.5 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: 0002 on Sat 18 Apr 2015

Weather map

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Weather observation map for Lerwick

Lerwick Lerwick – Cloudy 60.1536 -1.1435
Kirkwall Kirkwall – Sunny day 58.954 -2.9
Wick Airport Wick Airport – Fog 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 – Fog 57.712 -3.322
Aberdeen Dyce Aberdeen Dyce – Sunny day 57.206 -2.202
Loch Glascarnoch SAWS Loch Glascarnoch SAWS – Sunny day 57.725 -4.896
Stornoway Stornoway – Mist 58.214 -6.325
Bealach Na Ba Bealach Na Ba – No data 57.4175 -5.689
Skye/Lusa (SAMOS) Skye/Lusa (SAMOS) – Sunny day 57.257 -5.809
Leuchars Leuchars – Sunny intervals 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 – Cloudy 55.928 -3.343
Charterhall Charterhall – Sunny intervals 55.709 -2.383
Glasgow/Bishopton Glasgow/Bishopton – Mist 55.907 -4.533
Drumalbin Drumalbin – Sunny day 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