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Mon 22 Dec 2014
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5.0 5.8 6.2 5.1 4.5 5.4 4.5 6.4 5.9 5.8 5.6 4.7 4.4 4.7 4.0 4.6 4.5 5.3 3.9
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W 25 44 W 30 40 W 25 38 W 28 53 W 29 43 W 28 43 W 26 46 W 24 40 W 28 41 W 28 47 W 30 48 W 30 48 W 33 52 W 30 52 W 26 47 W 24 45 WSW 24 46 W 22 44 W 30 47
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89% 82% 76% 83% 82% 86% 88% 81% 83% 73% 74% 81% 85% 84% 88% 86% 90% 85% 86%
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Sunrise: 09:04 Sunset: 15:15 Moon phase: New
Tue 23 Dec 2014
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Cloudy Light shower night Cloudy Partly cloudy night Cloudy Light shower night
4.8 5.2 5.1 5.5 4.7 3.9
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W 16 51 WSW 22 32 W 23 45 W 23 51 W 24 38 W 21 36
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) arrow down
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88% 85% 80% 80% 84% 84%
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996 995 995 995 995 996
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) arrow down
R R S F R R
Sunrise: 09:04 Sunset: 15:16 Moon phase: New
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Issued at: 0500 on Tue 23 Dec 2014

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Extremes

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Orkney & Shetland extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Baltasound 6.7 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Kirkwall 6.6 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Baltasound 3.2 °C
Highest rainfall Kirkwall 8.8 mm
Sunniest Kirkwall 0.8 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Nantwich 14.2 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Loch Glascarnoch 5.0 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Loch Glascarnoch 3.1 °C
Highest rainfall Auchincruive 43.8 mm
Sunniest Morpeth Cockle Park 2.4 hours

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Issued at: 2303 on Mon 22 Dec 2014