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

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Lerwick forecast
Fri 29 Jul 2016
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Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Light shower day Cloudy Light shower day Cloudy Light shower day Cloudy Light shower day Cloudy Cloudy Overcast Cloudy Light shower day Light shower night Overcast
11.4 ° 12.3 ° 12.1 ° 12.2 ° 12.3 ° 11.8 ° 12.9 ° 12.7 ° 14.4 ° 11.8 ° 11.9 ° 12.3 ° 12.3 ° 12.0 ° 11.8 ° 11.4 ° 11.1 °
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VG E VG VG VG M VG G E M VG VG E VG G G VG
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R R R F F F F F R R R R R R R R R
Sat 30 Jul 2016
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Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Heavy shower night Cloudy Cloudy
10.8 ° 10.9 ° 10.8 ° 10.6 ° 10.5 ° 10.1 ° 10.8 °
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R R S F F F F
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Issued at: 0700 on Sat 30 Jul 2016

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Extremes

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Orkney & Shetland extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Baltasound 15.4 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Fair Isle 13.5 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Kirkwall 9.9 °C
Highest rainfall Baltasound 5.2 mm
Sunniest Kirkwall 3.3 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Pershore College 24.4 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Fair Isle 13.5 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Braemar 5.0 °C
Highest rainfall Linton on Ouse 43.6 mm
Sunniest Glasgow 14.6 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)

The information shown is initial data as it is received; observations are subject to final quality control after publication on this website. This is particularly the case for rainfall totals during snow events.

Issued at: 0002 on Sat 30 Jul 2016

Weather map

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Weather observation map for Lerwick

Lerwick Lerwick – Cloudy 60.1536 -1.1435
Kirkwall Kirkwall – Overcast 58.954 -2.9
Wick John O Groats Airport Wick John O Groats Airport – Light rain 58.454 -3.089
Lossiemouth Lossiemouth – Cloudy 57.712 -3.322
Aberdeen Airport Aberdeen Airport – Light rain 57.206 -2.202
Aultbea Aultbea – Light rain 57.859 -5.636
Stornoway Stornoway – Cloudy 58.214 -6.325
Bealach Na Ba Bealach Na Ba – No data 57.4175 -5.689
Cairnwell Cairnwell – No data 56.879 -3.42
Skye/Lusa (SAMOS) Skye/Lusa (SAMOS) – Overcast 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 – Cloudy 55.928 -3.343
Glasgow/Bishopton Glasgow/Bishopton – Overcast 55.907 -4.533
Drumalbin Drumalbin – Overcast 55.627 -3.735

Location Details

Lerwick

Location: 60.1536, -1.1435

Altitude: 18.0 m above mean sea level

Lerwick (S. Screen)

Location: 60.139, -1.183

Altitude: 82.0 m above mean sea level

Distance from Lerwick: 2.7 km