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

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Lerwick forecast
Mon 29 Jun 2015
1700 1800 1900 2000 2100 2200 2300
Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Fog
12.5 12.7 13.0 12.5 11.6 11.6 9.5
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) arrow down
W 17 W 18 WSW 21 WSW 15 WSW 13 SSW 8 WSW 6
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) arrow down
VG VG VG VG VG VG VP
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87% 86% 84% 85% 89% 90% 99%
Pressure (hPa) arrow down
1016 1016 1017 1017 1017 1017 1018
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) arrow down
R R R R R R R
Sunrise: 03:43 Sunset: 22:32 Moon phase: Waxing gibbous
Tue 30 Jun 2015
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Partly cloudy night Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Light rain Light rain Light rain Light rain Light rain Overcast Cloudy Overcast Overcast Cloudy
9.6 9.4 10.5 10.0 10.0 10.5 10.7 10.8 10.8 11.1 11.2 11.1 11.1 11.4 12.0 12.6 12.6 12.8
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SSW 3 SW 5 SSW 6 SSW 7 SE 5 S 6 SSE 6 SSE 8 S 9 S 10 SSE 10 SE 13 SSE 14 SE 14 E 16 NE 17 ESE 8 S 13
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) arrow down
VG VG VG G G G VG VG G G M M G G G G M M
Humidity arrow down
95% 97% 94% 98% 99% 98% 95% 96% 95% 97% 97% 97% 96% 95% 94% 94% 94% 93%
Pressure (hPa) arrow down
1018 1018 1018 1018 1018 1017 1017 1017 1017 1017 1016 1015 1015 1015 1015 1014 1015 1014
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) arrow down
R R R F F F F F F F F F F F F F F F
Sunrise: 03:44 Sunset: 22:32 Moon phase: Waxing gibbous
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Issued at: 1700 on Tue 30 Jun 2015

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Extremes

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Orkney & Shetland extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Kirkwall 16.2 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Lerwick 13.3 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Baltasound 8.9 °C
Highest rainfall Fair Isle 3.4 mm
Sunniest Lerwick 2.0 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Gravesend 26.7 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Lerwick 13.3 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Aboyne 6.0 °C
Highest rainfall Kinlochewe 11.8 mm
Sunniest Wattisham 14.8 hours

About extremes

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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: 0002 on Tue 30 Jun 2015

Weather map

Tue 1700

Weather observation map for Lerwick

Lerwick Lerwick – Cloudy 60.1536 -1.1435
Kirkwall Kirkwall – Sunny day 58.954 -2.9
Wick John O Groats Airport Wick John O Groats 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 – Sunny day 57.712 -3.322
Aberdeen Airport Aberdeen Airport – Cloudy 57.206 -2.202
Aultbea Aultbea – Overcast 57.859 -5.636
Stornoway Stornoway – Overcast 58.214 -6.325
Bealach Na Ba Bealach Na Ba – No data 57.4175 -5.689
Skye/Lusa (SAMOS) Skye/Lusa (SAMOS) – Cloudy 57.257 -5.809
Leuchars Leuchars – Overcast 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 – Overcast 57.358 -7.397
Edinburgh/Gogarbank Edinburgh/Gogarbank – Overcast 55.928 -3.343
Charterhall Charterhall – Cloudy 55.709 -2.383
Glasgow/Bishopton Glasgow/Bishopton – Cloudy 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