Wind, waves & weather forecast Lerwick

Updating severe weather warnings
Report from local weather station at 9:00 local time.
  • Sunrise
    5:14
  • Sunset
    20:50
  • Local time
     (UTC +1)
  • Elevation
    82 m
Last update:
05:40 local time
This forecast is based on the GFS model

Friday, Apr 27

Wind
Weather
Waves
Tides
01h
13kts
max 15kts
0mm
6° C
994hpa
1.1m
11 s
1.1 m
04h
11kts
max 12kts
5° C
995hpa
1.1m
11 s
03:46
0.6 m
07h
10kts
max 11kts
5° C
996hpa
1.1m
11 s
1.3 m
10h
9kts
max 9kts
6° C
997hpa
1.1m
11 s
09:53
1.9 m
13h
8kts
max 8kts
6° C
998hpa
1.1m
11 s
1.1 m
16h
7kts
max 8kts
6° C
999hpa
1.0m
10 s
16:10
0.3 m
19h
7kts
max 7kts
6° C
1000hpa
1.0m
10 s
0.9 m
22h
8kts
max 8kts
6° C
1001hpa
1.0m
10 s
22:30
1.9 m

Saturday, Apr 28

Wind
Weather
Waves
Tides
01h
8kts
max 9kts
6° C
1002hpa
0.9m
10 s
1.4 m
04h
9kts
max 11kts
6° C
1002hpa
0.9m
10 s
04:29
0.5 m
07h
11kts
max 13kts
6° C
1002hpa
0.9m
10 s
1.0 m
10h
13kts
max 14kts
0mm
6° C
1004hpa
0.9m
10 s
10:40
2.0 m
13h
12kts
max 14kts
7° C
1005hpa
1.0m
9 s
1.4 m
16h
13kts
max 14kts
7° C
1006hpa
1.0m
9 s
16:52
0.3 m
19h
14kts
max 16kts
7° C
1006hpa
1.0m
9 s
0.7 m
22h
11kts
max 13kts
6° C
1006hpa
1.0m
9 s
23:10
2.0 m

Sunday, Apr 29

Wind
Weather
Waves
Tides
01h
10kts
max 11kts
6° C
1007hpa
1.0m
9 s
1.6 m
04h
9kts
max 10kts
6° C
1007hpa
1.0m
9 s
05:09
0.4 m
07h
9kts
max 10kts
6° C
1008hpa
1.0m
9 s
0.8 m
10h
9kts
max 9kts
6° C
1009hpa
1.0m
9 s
11:24
2.1 m
13h
7kts
max 7kts
7° C
1010hpa
1.0m
9 s
1.7 m
16h
7kts
max 8kts
7° C
1010hpa
1.0m
9 s
17:30
0.3 m
19h
8kts
max 8kts
6° C
1010hpa
0.9m
9 s
0.5 m
22h
8kts
max 8kts
6° C
1010hpa
0.9m
9 s
1.6 m

Monday, Apr 30

Wind
Weather
Waves
Tides
01h
6kts
max 6kts
6° C
1010hpa
0.9m
9 s
23:48
2.0 m
04h
6kts
max 6kts
5° C
1009hpa
0.9m
9 s
0.7 m
07h
6kts
max 7kts
6° C
1009hpa
0.9m
9 s
05:46
0.4 m
10h
8kts
max 10kts
6° C
1008hpa
0.9m
8 s
1.6 m
13h
8kts
max 8kts
7° C
1007hpa
1.0m
8 s
12:04
2.1 m
16h
8kts
max 9kts
7° C
1006hpa
1.1m
8 s
0.8 m
19h
10kts
max 11kts
7° C
1005hpa
1.3m
8 s
18:06
0.3 m
22h
11kts
max 13kts
6° C
1003hpa
1.4m
8 s
1.4 m

Tuesday, May 01

Wind
Weather
Waves
Tides
01h
10kts
max 12kts
6° C
1002hpa
1.5m
8 s
00:24
2.0 m
04h
10kts
max 12kts
6° C
1000hpa
1.5m
8 s
0.9 m
07h
9kts
max 10kts
6° C
999hpa
1.5m
8 s
06:23
0.4 m
10h
4kts
max 4kts
6° C
999hpa
1.5m
8 s
1.3 m
13h
4kts
max 5kts
7° C
998hpa
1.5m
8 s
12:43
2.0 m
16h
8kts
max 8kts
7° C
998hpa
1.5m
8 s
1.0 m
19h
12kts
max 14kts
7° C
997hpa
1.5m
8 s
18:41
0.4 m
22h
19kts
max 23kts
7° C
996hpa
1.6m
8 s
1.2 m

Wednesday, May 02

Wind
Weather
Waves
Tides
01h
21kts
max 27kts
7° C
994hpa
1.6m
8 s
00:59
2.0 m
04h
22kts
max 31kts
1mm
8° C
992hpa
1.8m
8 s
1.1 m
07h
23kts
max 30kts
2mm
8° C
991hpa
1.8m
8 s
06:59
0.4 m
10h
18kts
max 20kts
7° C
993hpa
1.9m
8 s
1.1 m
13h
17kts
max 22kts
7° C
994hpa
1.9m
8 s
13:20
2.0 m
16h
20kts
max 28kts
8° C
995hpa
1.9m
8 s
1.3 m
19h
22kts
max 29kts
1mm
8° C
995hpa
1.9m
8 s
19:14
0.5 m
22h
22kts
max 29kts
8° C
998hpa
2.0m
8 s
1.1 m

Thursday, May 03

Wind
Weather
Waves
Tides
01h
21kts
max 27kts
8° C
1000hpa
2.0m
8 s
01:32
1.9 m
04h
17kts
max 22kts
8° C
1002hpa
2.0m
8 s
1.3 m
07h
20kts
max 24kts
7° C
1002hpa
2.0m
8 s
07:34
0.4 m
10h
24kts
max 29kts
1mm
7° C
1002hpa
2.0m
8 s
0.9 m
13h
27kts
max 34kts
1mm
8° C
1001hpa
2.0m
9 s
13:56
1.9 m
16h
27kts
max 37kts
0mm
8° C
999hpa
2.1m
9 s
1.4 m
19h
25kts
max 36kts
9° C
997hpa
2.2m
8 s
19:47
0.6 m
22h
24kts
max 37kts
2mm
9° C
996hpa
2.4m
8 s
0.9 m

Friday, May 04

Wind
Weather
Waves
Tides
01h
25kts
max 37kts
2mm
9° C
996hpa
2.5m
8 s
02:04
1.9 m
04h
25kts
max 38kts
1mm
9° C
995hpa
2.6m
8 s
1.5 m
07h
23kts
max 35kts
1mm
9° C
994hpa
2.6m
9 s
08:10
0.5 m
10h
28kts
max 39kts
1mm
9° C
994hpa
2.6m
9 s
0.8 m
13h
17kts
max 22kts
1mm
8° C
998hpa
2.7m
9 s
1.5 m
16h
22kts
max 30kts
8° C
1001hpa
2.7m
9 s
14:33
1.7 m
19h
25kts
max 32kts
8° C
1003hpa
2.7m
10 s
20:21
0.7 m
22h
24kts
max 32kts
8° C
1005hpa
2.5m
10 s
0.9 m

Saturday, May 05

Wind
Weather
Waves
Tides
01h
24kts
max 31kts
8° C
1007hpa
2.4m
11 s
1.6 m
04h
20kts
max 26kts
7° C
1010hpa
2.3m
11 s
02:37
1.8 m
07h
17kts
max 22kts
8° C
1012hpa
2.2m
11 s
0.8 m
10h
13kts
max 18kts
8° C
1014hpa
2.1m
11 s
08:50
0.6 m
13h
11kts
max 14kts
8° C
1016hpa
2.1m
11 s
1.3 m
16h
9kts
max 11kts
9° C
1017hpa
2.0m
11 s
15:13
1.6 m
19h
8kts
max 9kts
8° C
1017hpa
2.0m
11 s
1.0 m
22h
10kts
max 13kts
8° C
1017hpa
1.9m
11 s
20:58
0.8 m

Sunday, May 06

Wind
Weather
Waves
Tides
01h
15kts
max 20kts
8° C
1016hpa
1.9m
11 s
1.4 m
04h
17kts
max 24kts
8° C
1015hpa
1.9m
10 s
03:15
1.7 m
07h
17kts
max 21kts
0mm
8° C
1013hpa
1.8m
10 s
1.0 m
10h
14kts
max 18kts
8° C
1013hpa
1.8m
10 s
09:34
0.7 m
13h
12kts
max 15kts
9° C
1013hpa
1.7m
10 s
1.1 m
16h
12kts
max 15kts
9° C
1012hpa
1.7m
10 s
16:00
1.5 m
19h
11kts
max 14kts
8° C
1011hpa
1.7m
10 s
1.1 m
22h
11kts
max 15kts
8° C
1011hpa
1.7m
10 s
21:42
0.9 m

Description

This is the wind, wave and weather forecast for Lerwick in Scotland, United Kingdom. Windfinder specializes in wind, waves, tides and weather reports & forecasts for wind related sports like kitesurfing, windsurfing, surfing, sailing or paragliding.

The Forecast is based on the GFS model. Forecasts are available worldwide. The horizontal resolution is about 13 km. Forecasts are computed 4 times a day, at about 6:00 AM, 12:00 PM, 6:00 PM and 12:00 AM British Summer Time. Predictions are available in time steps of 3 hours for up to 10 days into the future. The arrows point in the direction that the wind is blowing.

Check the wind forecast for Lerwick when you want to find the best last minute travel destination for your kiteboarding, windsurfing or sailing vacation in United Kingdom.

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