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

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Lerwick forecast
Fri 09 Dec 2016
2300
Cloudy
9.6 °
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SW 22 41
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VG
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85%
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1006
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9.3 ° 9.2 ° 9.3 ° 8.9 ° 9.0 ° 9.1 ° 7.8 ° 9.0 ° 8.7 ° 8.6 ° 8.8 ° 9.3 ° 8.7 ° 8.3 ° 8.1 ° 8.4 ° 7.5 ° 7.8 ° 6.7 ° 6.9 ° 7.1 ° 7.3 ° 7.7 ° 7.5 °
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SW 23 32 SW 19 32 SW 22 29 SW 24 32 SW 26 37 SW 30 39 SW 28 49 WSW 24 34 SW 23 33 SW 26 34 SW 23 32 SW 21 39 SW 24 34 SW 21 33 SW 21 33 WSW 15 30 SW 18 36 SW 18 30 WSW 26 39 SW 16 32 WSW 17 34 SW 22 30 WSW 23 34 WSW 22 32
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F F F F F F F R R R R R R R F F F F R F F F F F
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Issued at: 2300 on Sat 10 Dec 2016

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Extremes

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Orkney & Shetland extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Baltasound 9.5 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Kirkwall 9.0 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Baltasound 6.7 °C
Highest rainfall Baltasound 6.6 mm
Sunniest Lerwick 0.2 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature St James Park 13.7 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Killylane 7.4 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Fyvie Castle -0.2 °C
Highest rainfall Chivenor 22.6 mm
Sunniest Stornoway 2.1 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)

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: 2302 on Sat 10 Dec 2016

Weather map

Sat 2300

Weather observation map for Lerwick

Lerwick Lerwick – Light rain 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 – Overcast 58.288 -4.442
Altnaharra SAWS Altnaharra SAWS – Overcast 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 – Light rain 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 – Partly cloudy night 57.358 -7.397
Edinburgh/Gogarbank Edinburgh/Gogarbank – Cloudy 55.928 -3.343
Charterhall Charterhall – Cloudy 55.709 -2.383
Glasgow/Bishopton Glasgow/Bishopton – Clear night 55.907 -4.533
Drumalbin Drumalbin – Cloudy 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