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

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Lerwick forecast
Fri 04 Sep 2015
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Overcast Overcast Light rain Cloudy Cloudy Sunny intervals Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Light shower night
11.8 11.2 10.0 10.1 10.5 9.7 9.5 9.1 9.4 8.8
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) arrow down
NW 13 NNW 19 30 NNW 24 33 NNW 23 33 N 18 31 N 23 34 N 22 33 N 24 36 N 21 31 N 21 32
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) arrow down
VG G G VG VG VG VG VG VG G
Humidity arrow down
93% 94% 93% 84% 82% 87% 87% 83% 70% 82%
Pressure (hPa) arrow down
1012 1012 1013 1013 1013 1013 1014 1015 1015 1015
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) arrow down
F F R R R R R R R R
Sat 05 Sep 2015
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Partly cloudy night Overcast Overcast Cloudy Partly cloudy night Cloudy Cloudy Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy
8.8 8.8 8.7 8.8 8.5 8.8 8.3 8.6 8.7 9.1 9.2 9.6 9.6 10.0 10.2
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) arrow down
N 22 34 N 19 37 NNW 19 31 NNW 22 34 N 23 31 NNW 21 32 NNW 22 33 NNW 23 32 NNW 21 34 N 24 36 NNW 26 38 NNW 25 36 N 21 36 NNW 23 33 N 19 33
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) arrow down
G VG G VG VG G VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG
Humidity arrow down
77% 69% 68% 68% 71% 68% 65% 65% 66% 64% 60% 60% 65% 57% 59%
Pressure (hPa) arrow down
1016 1016 1017 1017 1017 1017 1017 1018 1018 1019 1019 1020 1020 1020 1021
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) arrow down
R R R R R R R R R R R R R R R
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Issued at: 1400 on Sat 05 Sep 2015

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Extremes

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Orkney & Shetland extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Kirkwall 13.4 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Fair Isle 11.7 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Baltasound 8.1 °C
Highest rainfall Fair Isle 1.8 mm
Sunniest Lerwick 0.2 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Cardiff Bute Park 19.6 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Altnahinch Filters 11.7 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Eskdalemuir 2.4 °C
Highest rainfall Fylingdales 7.8 mm
Sunniest Morecambe 8.7 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 05 Sep 2015