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

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Lerwick forecast
Thu 30 Jul 2015
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Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy
8.8 8.4 8.1 8.3 9.0 9.7 10.4 10.7 10.4 11.1 10.9 11.1 10.7 9.1 9.5 8.6 8.8 8.6 8.5
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E VG VG E E E E E E VG VG E E M M VG E E E
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74% 78% 85% 84% 74% 64% 56% 65% 69% 63% 67% 63% 68% 86% 78% 84% 78% 79% 75%
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Sunrise: 04:39 Sunset: 21:42 Moon phase: Full
Fri 31 Jul 2015
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Cloudy Light shower night Cloudy Cloudy Partly cloudy night Sunny intervals
8.6 7.9 7.8 7.8 6.3 5.8
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NW 7 NW 9 NW 6 WNW 6 W 5 SSW 3
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E M E E E E
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74% 84% 85% 80% 86% 91%
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1015 1015 1015 1014 1014 1014
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R F F F F F
Sunrise: 04:42 Sunset: 21:40 Moon phase: Full
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Issued at: 0500 on Fri 31 Jul 2015

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Extremes

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Orkney & Shetland extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Kirkwall 13.1 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Fair Isle 11.3 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Lerwick 7.9 °C
Highest rainfall Baltasound 1.4 mm
Sunniest Kirkwall 5.7 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Gravesend 20.6 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Fair Isle 11.3 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Yeovilton 5.0 °C
Highest rainfall Santon Downham 8.8 mm
Sunniest Bude 14.0 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: 0002 on Fri 31 Jul 2015

Weather map

Fri 0500

Weather observation map for Lerwick

Lerwick Lerwick – Sunny intervals 60.1536 -1.1435
Kirkwall Kirkwall – Light rain 58.954 -2.9
Wick John O Groats Airport Wick John O Groats Airport – Overcast 58.454 -3.089
Altnaharra SAWS Altnaharra SAWS – No data 58.288 -4.442
Altnaharra SAWS Altnaharra SAWS – No data 58.288 -4.442
Lossiemouth Lossiemouth – Cloudy 57.712 -3.322
Aberdeen Airport Aberdeen Airport – Overcast 57.206 -2.202
Aultbea Aultbea – Overcast 57.859 -5.636
Stornoway Stornoway – Drizzle 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 – Cloudy 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 – Overcast 55.928 -3.343
Charterhall Charterhall – Cloudy 55.709 -2.383
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: 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