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

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Lerwick forecast
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Wed 26 Nov 2014
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8.0 8.3 7.2 8.0 7.8 7.6
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S 23 33 S 22 S 15 29 S 21 S 24 32 S 21 32
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) arrow down
G VG M VG VG VG
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91% 90% 96% 85% 83% 84%
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1013 1012 1012 1012 1012 1012
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F F F F F F
Sunrise: 08:30 Sunset: 15:13 Moon phase: Waxing crescent
Thu 27 Nov 2014
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7.9 7.7 7.7 8.0 7.7 7.8 7.7 8.1 8.2 8.2 8.0 8.0 7.7 7.9 7.6 7.5 7.3 7.3 7.3
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S 21 30 S 21 29 SSE 21 SSE 19 29 SSE 18 SSE 18 SE 16 SE 13 SSE 19 SSE 18 29 SE 21 30 SE 23 31 SE 24 37 SSE 22 34 SE 25 38 SE 22 37 SE 25 36 SE 24 32 SE 25 33
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VG VG G G VG VG G G G G M M M G G G G M M
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84% 83% 84% 83% 80% 86% 89% 92% 89% 90% 94% 93% 94% 87% 89% 86% 90% 89% 91%
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1011 1011 1010 1010 1009 1009 1009 1008 1008 1009 1009 1009 1009 1009 1009 1009 1009 1009 1009
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F F F F F F F F F R R R R R S F F R R
Sunrise: 08:32 Sunset: 15:12 Moon phase: Waxing crescent
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Issued at: 1800 on Thu 27 Nov 2014

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Extremes

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Orkney & Shetland extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Baltasound 9.2 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Kirkwall 8.5 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Baltasound 3.4 °C
Highest rainfall Lerwick 3.0 mm
Sunniest Kirkwall 4.5 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Herstmonceux 11.1 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Balmoral 3.0 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Aviemore -3.1 °C
Highest rainfall Brooms Barn 14.2 mm
Sunniest Magilligan 5.3 hours

About extremes

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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: 2303 on Wed 26 Nov 2014

Weather map

Thu 1800

Weather observation map for Lerwick

Lerwick Lerwick – Light rain 60.1536 -1.1435
Kirkwall Kirkwall – Overcast 58.985 -2.9607
Wick (Highland) Wick (Highland) – Overcast 58.4392 -3.0922
Durness Durness – Overcast 58.567 -4.75
Lairg Lairg – Overcast 58.0223 -4.401
Aberlour Aberlour – Cloudy 57.4751 -3.2155
Aberdeen Aberdeen – Drizzle 57.1498 -2.0927
Ullapool Ullapool – Cloudy 57.8956 -5.16
Stornoway Stornoway – Partly cloudy night 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 – Overcast 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 – Overcast 57.4836 -7.3599
Edinburgh Edinburgh – Mist 55.9533 -3.1868
Berwick-upon-Tweed Berwick-upon-Tweed – Mist 55.7702 -2.0038
Glasgow Glasgow – Mist 55.8643 -4.2505
Biggar 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