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

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Lerwick forecast
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Fri 31 Oct 2014
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Mist Mist Light rain Overcast Overcast Light rain Overcast Mist Drizzle Overcast Mist
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Sunrise: 07:25 Sunset: 16:11 Moon phase: First quarter
Sat 01 Nov 2014
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Mist Mist Light rain Heavy rain Heavy rain Heavy rain Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Light rain Light rain Sunny intervals Sunny day Sunny day
11.6 11.4 11.4 11.0 10.5 10.4 10.6 10.2 10.3 10.1 10.8 11.1 11.1 11.0
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Sunrise: 07:27 Sunset: 16:08 Moon phase: First quarter
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Issued at: 1300 on Sat 01 Nov 2014

Extremes

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Orkney & Shetland extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Kirkwall 13.3 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Lerwick 11.5 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Lerwick 8.2 °C
Highest rainfall Baltasound 17.8 mm
Sunniest Lerwick 0.0 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Gravesend 23.6 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Lerwick 11.5 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Altnaharra 6.9 °C
Highest rainfall Lusa 20.6 mm
Sunniest Hurn 7.2 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: 2303 on Fri 31 Oct 2014

Weather map

Sat 1300

Weather observation map for Lerwick

Lerwick Lerwick – Sunny day 60.1536 -1.1435
Kirkwall Kirkwall – Sunny day 58.985 -2.9607
Wick (Highland) Wick (Highland) – Sunny intervals 58.4392 -3.0922
Durness Durness – Cloudy 58.567 -4.75
Lairg Lairg – Cloudy 58.0223 -4.401
Aberlour Aberlour – Cloudy 57.4751 -3.2155
Aberdeen Aberdeen – Cloudy 57.1498 -2.0927
Ullapool Ullapool – Cloudy 57.8956 -5.16
Stornoway Stornoway – Heavy shower day 58.2111 -6.3842
Portree Portree – Light shower day 57.4127 -6.1949
Benbecula (Balivanich) Airport Benbecula (Balivanich) Airport – Overcast 57.4836 -7.3599
Edinburgh Edinburgh – Sunny intervals 55.9533 -3.1868
Berwick-upon-Tweed Berwick-upon-Tweed – Cloudy 55.7702 -2.0038
Glasgow Glasgow – Cloudy 55.8643 -4.2505
Biggar Biggar – Sunny intervals 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