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

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Lerwick forecast
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Wed 22 Oct 2014
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WSW 2 SSW 8 S 13 S 18 S 24 30 S 29 36 S 32 43 S 32 43 SSW 26 40 SSW 32 41 SW 34 43 SW 34 47 SW 33 47 SW 29 43
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Sunrise: 08:02 Sunset: 17:36 Moon phase: New
Thu 23 Oct 2014
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SW 34 45 SW 31 41 SW 32 45 WSW 28 44 SW 28 40 SW 30 36 SW 28 40 WSW 25 38 SW 25 36 SW 29 39
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Sunrise: 08:04 Sunset: 17:33 Moon phase: New
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Issued at: 1000 on Thu 23 Oct 2014

Extremes

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Orkney & Shetland extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Baltasound 11.6 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Lerwick 11.0 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Kirkwall 3.9 °C
Highest rainfall Kirkwall 12.0 mm
Sunniest Lerwick 0.0 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Swanage 15.1 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Carterhouse 9.7 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Topcliffe 2.1 °C
Highest rainfall Lusa 30.8 mm
Sunniest Manston 4.8 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 Thu 23 Oct 2014

Weather Map

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Lerwick Cloudy 60.1536 -1.1435
Kirkwall Overcast 58.985 -2.9607
Wick (Highland) Overcast 58.4392 -3.0922
Durness Overcast 58.567 -4.75
Lairg Overcast 58.0223 -4.401
Aberlour Cloudy 57.4751 -3.2155
Aberdeen Cloudy 57.1498 -2.0927
Ullapool Light shower day 57.8956 -5.16
Stornoway Sunny intervals 58.2111 -6.3842
Portree Heavy rain 57.4127 -6.1949
Dundee Cloudy 56.4621 -2.9692
Benbecula (Balivanich) Airport Cloudy 57.4836 -7.3599
Edinburgh Overcast 55.9533 -3.1868
Berwick-upon-Tweed Overcast 55.7702 -2.0038
Glasgow Drizzle 55.8643 -4.2505
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