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Lerwick weather

  • Sunny day 12 °C

    8 °C

  • Sunny day 13 °C

    10 °C

  • Sunny day 18 °C

    11 °C

  • Overcast 15 °C

    9 °C

  • Sunny intervals 14 °C

    10 °C

  • Cloudy 15 °C

    10 °C

  • Overcast 14 °C

    9 °C

Saturday (Saturday 26 May 2018)
Now 23:00
Warnings
Clear night Clear night
<5% <5%
Temperature (°C)
9 ° 9 °
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Feels like temperature (°C)
6 ° 6 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
NE 11 14 NE 12 16
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
G M
Humidity
92% 93%
UV index
Sunrise: 04:03 Sunset: 22:01 Moon phase: Waxing gibbous Air pollution: 3 Pollen: L
Sunday (Sunday 27 May 2018)
00:00 01:00 02:00 03:00 04:00 05:00 06:00 07:00 08:00 09:00 10:00 11:00 12:00 13:00 14:00 15:00 16:00 17:00 18:00 19:00 20:00 21:00 22:00 23:00
Warnings
Clear night Clear night Clear night Clear night Clear night Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Clear night Clear night
<5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5%
Temperature (°C)
8 ° 8 ° 8 ° 8 ° 8 ° 8 ° 9 ° 10 ° 11 ° 11 ° 12 ° 12 ° 13 ° 13 ° 13 ° 13 ° 13 ° 13 ° 13 ° 12 ° 11 ° 11 ° 10 ° 10 °
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Feels like temperature (°C)
6 ° 6 ° 5 ° 5 ° 5 ° 6 ° 7 ° 7 ° 8 ° 9 ° 10 ° 10 ° 11 ° 11 ° 12 ° 12 ° 12 ° 12 ° 12 ° 11 ° 10 ° 10 ° 9 ° 8 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
NE 12 17 NE 12 17 NE 11 16 NE 11 17 NNE 11 17 NNE 11 17 NNE 11 18 NNE 11 18 NNE 11 18 NE 12 19 NE 12 19 NE 10 18 NE 9 16 NE 8 15 NE 8 13 NE 7 12 ENE 6 10 ENE 6 10 E 5 9 ESE 5 10 ESE 6 11 SE 6 12 SE 6 13 SSE 7 15
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
M G G G G G G VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG G G G G G M
Humidity
92% 91% 91% 92% 92% 93% 88% 85% 81% 77% 74% 74% 74% 74% 75% 76% 76% 78% 81% 83% 86% 90% 93% 93%
UV index
1 1 1 2 3 4 5 5 6 5 4 4 3 2 1 1 1
Sunrise: 04:01 Sunset: 22:03 Moon phase: Waxing gibbous Air pollution: 3 Pollen: L
Monday (Monday 28 May 2018)
00:00 01:00 04:00 07:00 10:00 13:00 16:00 19:00 22:00
Warnings
Clear night Clear night Clear night Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Sunny intervals Mist
<5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% 20%
Temperature (°C)
10 ° 11 ° 11 ° 13 ° 16 ° 17 ° 17 ° 15 ° 12 °
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Feels like temperature (°C)
9 ° 9 ° 9 ° 12 ° 14 ° 16 ° 16 ° 14 ° 12 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
SSE 7 16 SSE 9 18 SSE 10 20 S 10 20 SSE 11 21 S 10 20 SSE 8 15 S 6 12 S 5 7
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
M G G G VG VG G G P
Humidity
93% 92% 92% 83% 74% 70% 75% 85% 96%
UV index
1 4 5 3 1
Sunrise: 03:59 Sunset: 22:05 Moon phase: Waxing gibbous Air pollution: 3 Pollen: L
Tuesday (Tuesday 29 May 2018)
01:00 04:00 07:00 10:00 13:00 16:00 19:00 22:00
Warnings
Fog Fog Fog Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast
20% 20% 20% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10%
Temperature (°C)
11 ° 11 ° 12 ° 14 ° 15 ° 15 ° 13 ° 10 °
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Feels like temperature (°C)
11 ° 11 ° 12 ° 13 ° 14 ° 14 ° 11 ° 8 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
SSE 4 8 SSE 4 6 NE 3 7 ENE 5 11 ENE 6 13 NE 7 14 NE 9 16 NE 11 20
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
VP VP VP M M M M M
Humidity
96% 97% 94% 90% 85% 84% 89% 94%
UV index
1 3 4 3 1
Sunrise: 03:58 Sunset: 22:07 Moon phase: Full Air pollution: 3 Pollen: L
Wednesday (Wednesday 30 May 2018)
01:00 04:00 07:00 10:00 13:00 16:00 19:00 22:00
Warnings
Overcast Cloudy Cloudy Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Partly cloudy night
10% 10% 10% <5% <5% 10% <5% <5%
Temperature (°C)
9 ° 9 ° 10 ° 12 ° 13 ° 14 ° 13 ° 11 °
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Feels like temperature (°C)
7 ° 6 ° 7 ° 9 ° 11 ° 12 ° 12 ° 10 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
NE 12 21 NE 13 21 NE 14 24 NE 13 23 ENE 10 20 ENE 9 16 ENE 8 14 ENE 8 13
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
G VG VG VG VG VG VG G
Humidity
94% 91% 84% 82% 81% 80% 85% 91%
UV index
1 4 5 3 1
Sunrise: 03:56 Sunset: 22:09 Moon phase: Full Air pollution: 3 Pollen: L
Thursday (Thursday 31 May 2018)
01:00 04:00 07:00 10:00 13:00 16:00 19:00 22:00
Warnings
Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night Cloudy Sunny intervals Cloudy Sunny intervals Cloudy Cloudy
10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10%
Temperature (°C)
11 ° 11 ° 12 ° 13 ° 14 ° 15 ° 14 ° 12 °
Show detail
Feels like temperature (°C)
9 ° 10 ° 10 ° 11 ° 13 ° 14 ° 13 ° 10 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
NE 8 13 ENE 8 12 ENE 8 13 NE 8 13 ENE 7 13 E 8 13 E 7 11 W 7 10
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
G G G G G M M M
Humidity
93% 93% 92% 89% 86% 85% 88% 95%
UV index
1 2 4 2 1
Sunrise: 03:54 Sunset: 22:11 Moon phase: Full
Friday (Friday 1 June 2018)
01:00 04:00 07:00 10:00 13:00 16:00 19:00 22:00
Warnings
Cloudy Mist Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast
10% 20% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10%
Temperature (°C)
11 ° 10 ° 11 ° 13 ° 14 ° 13 ° 12 ° 11 °
Show detail
Feels like temperature (°C)
9 ° 8 ° 10 ° 11 ° 12 ° 12 ° 11 ° 9 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
W 8 11 W 9 13 WNW 8 13 WNW 9 14 WNW 9 15 WNW 9 14 NW 9 15 NW 9 14
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
G P G G G G G G
Humidity
95% 95% 92% 88% 85% 86% 86% 88%
UV index
1 2 3 2 1 1
Sunrise: 03:53 Sunset: 22:13 Moon phase: Waning gibbous
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Updated:
Tiree Clear night 56.497 -6.887
Birmingham Partly cloudy night 52.486 -1.889
Glasgow Partly cloudy night 55.864 -4.25
Manchester Clear night 53.479 -2.247
Brighton Light shower night 50.822 -0.136
Dover Light shower night 51.126 1.318
Exeter Light rain 50.718 -3.533
Lincoln Clear night 53.23 -0.539
Norwich Clear night 52.63 1.299
Peterborough Partly cloudy night 52.569 -0.239
Swindon Heavy shower night 51.556 -1.778
York Partly cloudy night 53.962 -1.079
Aberdeen Clear night 57.15 -2.093
Pembroke Partly cloudy night 51.673 -4.908
Ullapool Clear night 57.896 -5.16
Inverness Overcast 57.478 -4.223
Kendal Clear night 54.328 -2.745
Londonderry (Derry) Cloudy 54.995 -7.323
Newtown (Powys) Partly cloudy night 52.512 -3.312
Fort William Clear night 56.82 -5.104
Belfast Cloudy 54.596 -5.93
Caernarfon Clear night 53.139 -4.273
Camborne Partly cloudy night 50.212 -5.294
Cardiff Partly cloudy night 51.481 -3.178
Dumfries Clear night 55.071 -3.604
Edinburgh Cloudy 55.953 -3.187
Lerwick Clear night 60.154 -1.143
London Heavy shower night 51.508 -0.125
Newcastle Upon Tyne Partly cloudy night 54.978 -1.616
Pitlochry Clear night 56.705 -3.728
Southampton Heavy rain 50.909 -1.403
Stornoway Clear night 58.211 -6.384
Wick (Highland) Partly cloudy night 58.439 -3.092
  • Regional
  • UK 5 days
  • UK 6-30 days

Regional Forecast for Orkney & Shetland

Headline:

Sunny over Shetland, haar clears from Orkney.

This Evening and Tonight:

A fine sunny evening across Shetland and the mist and patchy fog across Orkney will also thin leaving a sunnier end to the day. Tonight dry with clear spells and moderate Northeast winds, just a little mist near Orkney. Minimum temperature 8 °C.

Sunday:

A dry day with long periods of unbroken sunshine. Light to moderate east or northeasterly breeze. Warm along western coasts, especially western Shetland. Maximum temperature 17 °C.

Outlook for Monday to Wednesday:

Sunny start on Monday but haar returning through day. More low cloud and fog Tuesday and Wednesday, but very warm when sun breaks through on western coasts.

Updated: 15:02 on Sat 26 May 2018 BST

UK forecast for the next 5 days

Headline:

Heavy showers and thunderstorms in the south overnight. Dry elsewhere.

This Evening and Tonight:

Heavy showers and thunderstorms will affect parts of southern England and Wales this evening and overnight, with the risk of hail. Feeling humid. Meanwhile, low cloud and fog will return to some North Sea coasts. Dry with clear spells elsewhere.

Sunday:

Thunderstorms continuing to rumble north, mainly affecting southern England and Wales. Hot sunshine in south, but further thunderstorms developing here and the Midlands. warm sunshine elsewhere away from east coast.

Outlook for Monday to Wednesday:

Fewer showers and some hot sunshine in places Bank Holiday Monday. Further thunderstorms moving north during Tuesday and into Wednesday. Remaining drier across the north. Cooler on North Sea coasts.

Updated: 15:01 on Sat 26 May 2018 BST

Outlook for the UK over the next 6-30 days

UK Outlook for Thursday 31 May 2018 to Saturday 9 Jun 2018:

Towards the end of next week and into the weekend, there will be a good deal of dry, fine and sunny weather across the UK. However, some mist and low cloud may affect eastern coastal districts, but also some sunny spells. There is the risk of heavy showers and thunderstorms developing, mainly across central and southern areas. Staying very warm for most, but perhaps cooler along east and northeastern coastal areas. For the rest of the period, there will probably be a good deal of dry weather with sunny spells, best of which is likely to be in the north. However, it will probably turn more changeable across the UK with rain or showers developing quite widely, with temperatures falling closer to the average during early June.

UK Outlook for Sunday 10 Jun 2018 to Sunday 24 Jun 2018:

Confidence remains low through June, however there are signs that it may become more widely changeable across the UK. This will bring more frequent spells of rain or showers. However there are likely to be drier and more settled periods for most areas too, particularly from mid June onwards. Temperatures are likely to be near or slightly above average on the whole, with the potential for some warmer spells, more probable towards the end of the period.

Updated: 15:01 on Sat 26 May 2018 BST

Location details

Lerwick

Location
60.154, -1.143
Altitude
18 m above mean sea level

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