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

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Lerwick forecast
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Mon 26 Jan 2015
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Sunrise: 08:33 Sunset: 16:01 Moon phase: First quarter
Tue 27 Jan 2015
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Sunrise: 08:31 Sunset: 16:03 Moon phase: First quarter
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Issued at: 0300 on Tue 27 Jan 2015

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Extremes

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Orkney & Shetland extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Baltasound 5.7 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Lerwick 4.9 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Kirkwall 2.3 °C
Highest rainfall Kirkwall 5.6 mm
Sunniest Kirkwall 3.5 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Shoreham 12.0 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Spadeadam 3.6 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Aboyne -0.1 °C
Highest rainfall Kinlochewe 10.8 mm
Sunniest Dyce 5.8 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 Mon 26 Jan 2015

Weather map

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Weather observation map for Lerwick

Lerwick Lerwick – Light rain 60.1536 -1.1435
Kirkwall Kirkwall – Light rain 58.985 -2.9607
Wick (Highland) Wick (Highland) – Light shower night 58.4392 -3.0922
Durness Durness – Light rain 58.567 -4.75
Lairg Lairg – Light rain 58.0223 -4.401
Aberlour Aberlour – Cloudy 57.4751 -3.2155
Aberdeen Aberdeen – Overcast 57.1498 -2.0927
Ullapool Ullapool – Light rain 57.8956 -5.16
Stornoway Stornoway – Light rain 58.2111 -6.3842
Craig Craig – No data 57.4889 -5.2754
Portree Portree – Heavy rain 57.4127 -6.1949
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 – Overcast 55.9533 -3.1868
Berwick-upon-Tweed Berwick-upon-Tweed – Overcast 55.7702 -2.0038
Glasgow Glasgow – Light shower night 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