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Kirkwall forecast
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Thu 30 Oct 2014
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Overcast Overcast Light rain Light rain Light shower day Overcast Drizzle Light rain Overcast Mist Mist Mist Mist Mist Mist Mist Mist
9.1 9.5 8.6 9.1 9.3 9.6 10.1 10.5 10.8 11.0 11.0 11.0 11.0 11.0 11.0 11.0 10.7
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Sunrise: 07:24 Sunset: 16:25 Moon phase: First quarter
Fri 31 Oct 2014
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Mist Heavy shower night Drizzle Overcast Mist Light shower night Light rain Heavy rain
10.9 11.1 11.4 11.7 11.8 12.0 12.1 12.3
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SE 10 SE 10 SSE 15 S 14 S 15 S 17 S 15 S 17
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Sunrise: 07:27 Sunset: 16:23 Moon phase: First quarter
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Issued at: 0700 on Fri 31 Oct 2014

Extremes

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Orkney & Shetland extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Kirkwall 11.1 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Baltasound 9.3 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Baltasound -0.7 °C
Highest rainfall Baltasound 6.0 mm
Sunniest Lerwick 0.0 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Gravesend 20.2 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Lentran 8.9 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Baltasound -0.7 °C
Highest rainfall South Uist 12.2 mm
Sunniest Herstmonceux 6.2 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)

Issued at: 2303 on Thu 30 Oct 2014

Weather map

Fri 0700

Weather observation map for Kirkwall

Kirkwall Kirkwall – Heavy rain 58.954 -2.9
Durness Durness – Light shower night 58.567 -4.75
Lairg Lairg – Light shower night 58.0223 -4.401
Aberlour Aberlour – Cloudy 57.4751 -3.2155
Lerwick Lerwick – Heavy rain 60.1536 -1.1435
Ullapool Ullapool – Cloudy 57.8956 -5.16
Aberdeen Aberdeen – Overcast 57.1498 -2.0927
Stornoway Stornoway – Light rain 58.2111 -6.3842
Portree Portree – Drizzle 57.4127 -6.1949
Dundee Dundee – Overcast 56.4621 -2.9692
Benbecula (Balivanich) Airport Benbecula (Balivanich) Airport – Overcast 57.4836 -7.3599
Edinburgh Edinburgh – Cloudy 55.9533 -3.1868
Glasgow Glasgow – Cloudy 55.8643 -4.2505
Berwick-upon-Tweed Berwick-upon-Tweed – Cloudy 55.7702 -2.0038
Tiree Tiree – Overcast 56.497 -6.887
Biggar Biggar – Overcast 55.6234 -3.5226

Location Details

Kirkwall

Location: 58.954, -2.9

Altitude: 26m above mean sea level