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

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Lerwick forecast
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Sat 25 Apr 2015
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Sunrise: 05:18 Sunset: 20:46 Moon phase: First quarter
Sun 26 Apr 2015
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NW 16 31 NNW 18 WNW 18 32 NW 19 31 NW 18 30 WNW 19 31 WNW 18 32 WNW 22 36 WNW 24 33 WNW 22 37 W 23 37 W 28 38
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Sunrise: 05:16 Sunset: 20:49 Moon phase: First quarter
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Issued at: 1100 on Sun 26 Apr 2015

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Extremes

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Orkney & Shetland extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Kirkwall 8.3 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Lerwick 4.9 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Baltasound -2.4 °C
Highest rainfall Kirkwall 6.4 mm
Sunniest Kirkwall 8.5 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Santon Downham 19.0 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Lerwick 4.9 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Baltasound -2.4 °C
Highest rainfall Capel Curig 17.0 mm
Sunniest Tiree 10.9 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 Sun 26 Apr 2015

Weather map

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Weather observation map for Lerwick

Lerwick Lerwick – Sunny intervals 60.1536 -1.1435
Kirkwall Kirkwall – Cloudy 58.954 -2.9
Wick Airport Wick 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 – Light shower day 57.712 -3.322
Aberdeen Dyce Aberdeen Dyce – Cloudy 57.206 -2.202
Loch Glascarnoch SAWS Loch Glascarnoch SAWS – Overcast 57.725 -4.896
Stornoway Stornoway – Light snow 58.214 -6.325
Bealach Na Ba Bealach Na Ba – No data 57.4175 -5.689
Skye/Lusa (SAMOS) Skye/Lusa (SAMOS) – Cloudy 57.257 -5.809
Leuchars Leuchars – Sunny intervals 56.377 -2.862
Aonach Mor Aonach Mor – No data 56.822 -4.97
Glen Ogle Glen Ogle – No data 56.423 -4.32
Edinburgh/Gogarbank Edinburgh/Gogarbank – Cloudy 55.928 -3.343
Charterhall Charterhall – Sunny intervals 55.709 -2.383
Glasgow/Bishopton Glasgow/Bishopton – Cloudy 55.907 -4.533
Drumalbin Drumalbin – Sunny intervals 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