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Kirkwall (nearest observation site to Finstown)

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Finstown forecast
Tue 27 Sep 2016
2200 2300
Light rain Heavy shower night
11.8 ° 12.0 °
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SW 29 51 WSW 33 47
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M M
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88% 89%
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F F
Wed 28 Sep 2016
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Light shower night Heavy shower night Overcast Overcast Overcast Heavy rain Cloudy Overcast Heavy rain Overcast Cloudy Overcast Cloudy Cloudy Heavy shower day Heavy rain Heavy rain Heavy rain Light rain Light rain Cloudy Overcast Overcast
11.8 ° 11.8 ° 12.4 ° 12.5 ° 11.7 ° 11.7 ° 11.1 ° 11.0 ° 11.3 ° 11.3 ° 11.8 ° 11.7 ° 11.6 ° 12.0 ° 11.7 ° 10.9 ° 11.3 ° 11.2 ° 11.0 ° 10.9 ° 12.6 ° 13.4 ° 13.8 °
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WSW 32 49 WSW 34 49 WSW 31 53 WSW 32 52 W 30 49 W 25 47 W 18 39 W 13 30 W 10 W 7 W 9 SW 9 ENE 2 SSW 7 S 7 S 11 SSE 13 SE 11 SSE 16 ESE 16 SSE 16 S 15 S 16
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) arrow down
M G G G G M G G P VG G VG VG VG M M M M M P P VG E
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90% 91% 87% 86% 91% 93% 89% 94% 96% 94% 93% 92% 90% 89% 94% 96% 97% 98% 97% 98% 99% 98% 96%
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1001 1001 1001 1001 1002 1004 1005 1007 1008 1009 1010 1010 1009 1009 1008 1007 1005 1003 1001 999 996 994 993
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R R R R R R R R R R R R R F F F F F F F F F F
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Issued at: 2200 on Wed 28 Sep 2016

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Extremes

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Orkney & Shetland extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Kirkwall 14.8 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Fair Isle 13.3 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Kirkwall 9.4 °C
Highest rainfall Lerwick 18.0 mm
Sunniest Kirkwall 2.8 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Gravesend 21.9 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Loch Glascarnoch 12.6 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Aboyne 3.1 °C
Highest rainfall Cassley 34.2 mm
Sunniest Leuchars 6.7 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)

The information shown is initial data as it is received; observations are subject to final quality control after publication on this website. This is particularly the case for rainfall totals during snow events.

Issued at: 0002 on Wed 28 Sep 2016