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Kirkwall forecast
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Thu 05 Mar 2015
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Partly cloudy night Sunny intervals Sunny day Sunny intervals Sunny day Sunny intervals Cloudy Cloudy Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Cloudy Overcast Cloudy Overcast Cloudy
7.6 7.6 7.7 8.3 9.0 10.3 9.1 7.9 7.3 7.3 7.2 7.3 7.1 6.5 6.3 6.0 6.8 6.1
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SW 26 38 WSW 23 32 WSW 22 31 SW 30 38 SW 22 39 WSW 26 36 SW 24 45 SW 18 32 W 16 32 W 14 WSW 19 WSW 17 W 18 WSW 17 29 WSW 16 30 WSW 13 WSW 17 WSW 15
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VG VG E VG VG VG M VG G VG VG VG G G VG G G G
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85% 85% 85% 82% 78% 76% 82% 93% 91% 86% 88% 85% 85% 89% 90% 89% 87% 86%
Pressure (hPa) arrow down
1019 1019 1018 1017 1018 1018 1017 1017 1018 1018 1019 1019 1020 1020 1021 1021 1021 1022
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) arrow down
F F F F F F F F R R R R R R R R R R
Sunrise: 06:57 Sunset: 17:49 Moon phase: Full
Fri 06 Mar 2015
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Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Overcast Overcast
6.3 5.5 5.2 3.6 4.9 5.0
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WSW 16 WSW 14 SSW 9 SSE 8 SW 13 S 11
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) arrow down
VG VG G G VG E
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85% 89% 91% 92% 92% 92%
Pressure (hPa) arrow down
1022 1022 1021 1021 1020 1019
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) arrow down
R R F F F F
Sunrise: 06:54 Sunset: 17:51 Moon phase: Full
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Issued at: 0600 on Fri 06 Mar 2015

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Extremes

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Orkney & Shetland extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Kirkwall 11.0 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Lerwick 8.9 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Baltasound 3.5 °C
Highest rainfall Baltasound 8.0 mm
Sunniest Kirkwall 2.0 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Fyvie Castle 13.5 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Lake Vyrnwy 5.9 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Benson -4.8 °C
Highest rainfall Cluanie Inn 19.0 mm
Sunniest Herstmonceux 7.4 hours

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Issued at: 2304 on Thu 05 Mar 2015