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

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Lerwick forecast
Mon 25 May 2015
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Cloudy Cloudy Overcast Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy
9.7 10.6 8.9 9.4 8.7 8.9 8.7 8.2 7.5 7.5
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NW 10 NW 9 NE 8 NE 8 ENE 5 N 2 NW 9 NW 8 WNW 9 WNW 11
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) arrow down
VG VG E VG E E VG VG VG VG
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73% 62% 77% 74% 77% 77% 80% 85% 90% 90%
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1012 1013 1013 1014 1014 1014 1015 1015 1015 1015
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R R R R R R R R R R
Sunrise: 04:04 Sunset: 21:58 Moon phase: First quarter
Tue 26 May 2015
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Overcast Overcast Light rain Cloudy Cloudy Overcast Cloudy Drizzle Light rain Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy
7.6 7.7 7.7 7.3 7.3 7.4 7.8 7.2 7.9 8.6 8.7 8.3 8.8 9.6 9.3
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W 11 W 15 W 16 W 10 W 11 W 14 WNW 13 W 14 WSW 13 WNW 16 WNW 17 W 22 32 WNW 23 34 W 24 36 W 25 34
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G G G G VG VG VG P M E E VG VG VG VG
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93% 90% 87% 88% 87% 86% 81% 94% 97% 86% 84% 81% 81% 77% 79%
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1015 1015 1015 1015 1014 1014 1014 1014 1014 1014 1014 1015 1015 1015 1016
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R F F F F F F F F R R R R R R
Sunrise: 04:02 Sunset: 22:00 Moon phase: First quarter
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Issued at: 1400 on Tue 26 May 2015

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Extremes

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Orkney & Shetland extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Baltasound 11.7 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Fair Isle 10.2 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Lerwick 6.1 °C
Highest rainfall Lerwick 4.2 mm
Sunniest Lerwick 4.0 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Killowen 19.2 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Resallach 9.4 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Woburn 3.3 °C
Highest rainfall Resallach 5.4 mm
Sunniest Tiree 9.0 hours

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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 Tue 26 May 2015

Weather map

Tue 1400

Weather observation map for Lerwick

Lerwick Lerwick – Cloudy 60.1536 -1.1435
Kirkwall Kirkwall – Cloudy 58.954 -2.9
Wick Airport Wick Airport – Overcast 58.454 -3.089
Altnaharra SAWS Altnaharra SAWS – Cloudy 58.288 -4.442
Altnaharra SAWS Altnaharra SAWS – Cloudy 58.288 -4.442
Lossiemouth Lossiemouth – Cloudy 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 – Overcast 58.214 -6.325
Bealach Na Ba Bealach Na Ba – No data 57.4175 -5.689
Skye/Lusa (SAMOS) Skye/Lusa (SAMOS) – Overcast 57.257 -5.809
Leuchars Leuchars – Cloudy 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 – Cloudy 57.358 -7.397
Edinburgh/Gogarbank Edinburgh/Gogarbank – Sunny intervals 55.928 -3.343
Charterhall Charterhall – Overcast 55.709 -2.383
Glasgow/Bishopton Glasgow/Bishopton – Overcast 55.907 -4.533
Drumalbin Drumalbin – Cloudy 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