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

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Lerwick forecast
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Thu 20 Nov 2014
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7.6 7.1 7.1 7.5 7.3 6.6
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SSE 14 SSE 14 S 11 S 10 SSE 10 S 13
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) arrow down
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Sunrise: 08:15 Sunset: 15:24 Moon phase: New
Fri 21 Nov 2014
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7.2 6.7 7.3 6.5 7.1 7.0 7.0 7.0 7.2 7.2 7.6 7.8 8.1 7.6 7.7 7.7 7.8 7.8
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SSE 13 SSE 11 SSE 10 SSE 10 SE 13 SE 14 SE 14 SE 13 SE 15 SE 14 ESE 13 SE 15 SE 14 SE 14 SE 14 ESE 15 ESE 15 SE 16
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) arrow down
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F F F F F F F F F F F F F F F F F F
Sunrise: 08:18 Sunset: 15:22 Moon phase: New
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Issued at: 1800 on Fri 21 Nov 2014

Extremes

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Orkney & Shetland extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Fair Isle 9.6 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Lerwick 9.1 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Baltasound 3.4 °C
Highest rainfall Kirkwall Trace 
Sunniest Lerwick 4.5 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Isles of Scilly 13.8 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Aviemore 6.5 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Loch Glascarnoch 0.0 °C
Highest rainfall Ballywatticock 28.6 mm
Sunniest Stornoway 5.4 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 Thu 20 Nov 2014

Weather map

Fri 1700

Weather observation map for Lerwick

Lerwick Lerwick – Overcast 60.1536 -1.1435
Kirkwall Kirkwall – Heavy shower night 58.985 -2.9607
Wick (Highland) Wick (Highland) – Cloudy 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 – Cloudy 57.1498 -2.0927
Ullapool Ullapool – Overcast 57.8956 -5.16
Stornoway Stornoway – Clear night 58.2111 -6.3842
Portree Portree – Overcast 57.4127 -6.1949
Dundee Dundee – Light rain 56.4621 -2.9692
Benbecula (Balivanich) Airport Benbecula (Balivanich) Airport – Overcast 57.4836 -7.3599
Edinburgh Edinburgh – Overcast 55.9533 -3.1868
Berwick-upon-Tweed Berwick-upon-Tweed – Cloudy 55.7702 -2.0038
Glasgow Glasgow – Overcast 55.8643 -4.2505
Biggar Biggar – Cloudy 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