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

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Lerwick forecast
Mon 06 Jul 2015
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Fog Fog Overcast Overcast Mist Mist Drizzle Drizzle Drizzle Drizzle Drizzle Overcast Overcast Drizzle Overcast Overcast Cloudy Cloudy Sunny intervals Cloudy
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Sunrise: 03:51 Sunset: 22:27 Moon phase: Waning gibbous
Tue 07 Jul 2015
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Cloudy Cloudy Clear night Clear night Sunny day
10.0 9.7 8.6 7.4 8.0
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NW 2 NE 8 NNE 2 N 5 N 6
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Sunrise: 03:53 Sunset: 22:26 Moon phase: Waning gibbous
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Issued at: 0400 on Tue 07 Jul 2015

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Extremes

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Orkney & Shetland extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Kirkwall 16.8 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Lerwick 11.3 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Fair Isle 9.5 °C
Highest rainfall Lerwick 0.4 mm
Sunniest Kirkwall 9.0 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Gravesend 24.9 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Lerwick 11.3 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Katesbridge 3.0 °C
Highest rainfall Aberdaron 23.4 mm
Sunniest Shoeburyness 13.3 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: 0003 on Tue 07 Jul 2015

Weather map

Tue 0400

Weather observation map for Lerwick

Lerwick Lerwick – Sunny day 60.1536 -1.1435
Kirkwall Kirkwall – Light rain 58.954 -2.9
Wick John O Groats Airport Wick John O Groats Airport – Heavy rain 58.454 -3.089
Altnaharra SAWS Altnaharra SAWS – Overcast 58.288 -4.442
Altnaharra SAWS Altnaharra SAWS – Overcast 58.288 -4.442
Lossiemouth Lossiemouth – Light rain 57.712 -3.322
Aberdeen Airport Aberdeen Airport – Drizzle 57.206 -2.202
Aultbea Aultbea – Light rain 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) – Heavy shower night 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 – Light rain 57.358 -7.397
Edinburgh/Gogarbank Edinburgh/Gogarbank – Overcast 55.928 -3.343
Charterhall Charterhall – Overcast 55.709 -2.383
Glasgow/Bishopton Glasgow/Bishopton – Drizzle 55.907 -4.533
Drumalbin Drumalbin – Overcast 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