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

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Lerwick forecast
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Fri 19 Dec 2014
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Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Light shower night Light shower night Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy
5.2 5.2 4.3 3.7 2.0 3.6 2.5 2.7 4.2
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) arrow down
W 28 46 W 32 45 W 31 47 W 29 39 WNW 17 43 W 25 34 W 16 43 W 22 37 W 24 34
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) arrow down
VG VG VG M VG VG VG VG VG
Humidity arrow down
61% 60% 73% 74% 90% 80% 88% 88% 73%
Pressure (hPa) arrow down
986 987 988 988 989 989 989 990 989
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) arrow down
R R R R R R R R R
Sunrise: 09:06 Sunset: 14:56 Moon phase: Waning crescent
Sat 20 Dec 2014
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Cloudy Light shower night Partly cloudy night Cloudy Heavy shower night Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night Cloudy Cloudy Partly cloudy night Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Light shower day Cloudy Partly cloudy night
3.3 4.0 2.4 3.0 2.2 3.3 3.6 3.9 3.9 4.2 5.2 5.1 5.4 4.8 4.9 4.7
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) arrow down
W 24 55 WNW 26 44 W 22 49 WNW 25 39 NNW 28 43 NW 23 39 NW 24 41 NW 19 39 NW 19 40 WNW 29 46 WNW 28 48 NW 28 54 NW 24 45 NW 21 40 NW 22 32 NNW 16 29
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) arrow down
G G VG G VG VG VG VG G G G G G VG VG VG
Humidity arrow down
82% 58% 85% 75% 88% 67% 58% 61% 74% 71% 69% 75% 70% 76% 67% 67%
Pressure (hPa) arrow down
989 989 990 990 992 995 997 998 1000 1001 1002 1004 1006 1008 1010 1011
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) arrow down
R F R R R R R R R R R R R R R R
Sunrise: 09:07 Sunset: 14:57 Moon phase: New
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Issued at: 1500 on Sat 20 Dec 2014

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Extremes

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Orkney & Shetland extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Lerwick 6.2 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Kirkwall 5.7 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Lerwick 1.2 °C
Highest rainfall Kirkwall 13.8 mm
Sunniest Kirkwall 0.1 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Shoreham 11.9 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Braemar 2.1 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Braemar 0.2 °C
Highest rainfall Kinlochewe 25.8 mm
Sunniest Nottingham 6.1 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: 2302 on Fri 19 Dec 2014

Weather map

Sat 1500

Weather observation map for Lerwick

Lerwick Lerwick – Partly cloudy night 60.1536 -1.1435
Kirkwall Kirkwall – Sunny intervals 58.985 -2.9607
Wick (Highland) Wick (Highland) – Sunny intervals 58.4392 -3.0922
Aberlour Aberlour – Cloudy 57.4751 -3.2155
Aberdeen Aberdeen – Sunny day 57.1498 -2.0927
Ullapool Ullapool – Cloudy 57.8956 -5.16
Stornoway Stornoway – Light rain 58.2111 -6.3842
Craig Craig – No data 57.4889 -5.2754
Pitlochry Pitlochry – No data 56.7045 -3.7283
Portree Portree – Cloudy 57.4127 -6.1949
Dundee Dundee – Sunny day 56.4621 -2.9692
Fort William Fort William – No data 56.8199 -5.104
Strathyre Strathyre – No data 56.3257 -4.3234
Benbecula (Balivanich) Airport Benbecula (Balivanich) Airport – Cloudy 57.4836 -7.3599
Edinburgh Edinburgh – Sunny day 55.9533 -3.1868
Berwick-upon-Tweed Berwick-upon-Tweed – Sunny day 55.7702 -2.0038
Glasgow Glasgow – Sunny day 55.8643 -4.2505
Biggar Biggar – Cloudy 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