Lerwick Sea Temperature

(Today) 2022

11.2°C / 52.1°F

Current weather

12°C / 54°F
(few clouds)

Partly cloudy

Wind

15 mph

Humidity

94%


The measurements for the water temperature in Lerwick, Scotland are provided by the daily satellite readings provided by the NOAA. The temperatures given are the sea surface temperature (SST) which is most relevant to recreational users.

Monthly average water temp

Monthly average max / min water temperatures

The graph below shows the range of monthly Lerwick water temperature derived from many years of historical sea surface temperature data.

Lerwick average maximum / minimum water temperatures
Maximum and minimum monthly sea temperatures in Lerwick
  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Min °C 8.3 7.4 7.6 7.8 8.5 9.2 11.5 11.8 11 10.4 10.2 8.9
Max °C 9.6 9.5 8.9 9.4 10.7 13.3 14 14.5 13.6 12.5 11.6 10.8
Min °F 47.4 46.1 46.2 46.7 48.2 50.2 53.7 54.3 52.8 51.5 50.9 48.7
Max °F 48.7 48.2 47.5 48.3 50.4 54.3 56.2 57 55.4 53.6 52.3 50.6

The warmest water temperature is in August with an average around 55.6°F / 13.1°C. The coldest month is March with an average water temperature of 46.8°F / 8.2°C.


7 day tide forecast for Lerwick

TueWedThuFriSatSunMon
  • Low 5:17am
    (0.62m)
  • High 11:32am
    (1.8m)
  • Low 5:25pm
    (0.71m)
  • High 11:45pm
    (1.95m)
  • Low 5:54am
    (0.58m)
  • High 12:11pm
    (1.81m)
  • Low 6:00pm
    (0.72m)
  • High 12:20am
    (1.98m)
  • Low 6:30am
    (0.55m)
  • High 12:48pm
    (1.81m)
  • Low 6:34pm
    (0.73m)
  • High 12:54am
    (1.99m)
  • Low 7:06am
    (0.53m)
  • High 1:24pm
    (1.8m)
  • Low 7:09pm
    (0.75m)
  • High 1:27am
    (1.98m)
  • Low 7:43am
    (0.52m)
  • High 2:00pm
    (1.77m)
  • Low 7:44pm
    (0.77m)
  • High 2:02am
    (1.95m)
  • Low 8:22am
    (0.53m)
  • High 2:38pm
    (1.73m)
  • Low 8:21pm
    (0.79m)
  • High 2:39am
    (1.9m)
  • Low 9:02am
    (0.54m)
  • High 3:20pm
    (1.68m)
  • Low 9:01pm
    (0.82m)
7 day tide times for Lerwick

*These tide times are estimates based on the nearest accurate location (Lerwick, Shetland Islands, Scotland) and may differ by up to half an hour depending on distance. Please note, the tide times given are not suitable for navigational purposes.