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Mon 30 Mar 2015
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Light shower day Sunny intervals Sunny day Sunny intervals Light rain Sunny day Sunny intervals Heavy shower day Heavy rain Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Cloudy Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast
1.4 3.2 4.4 5.9 2.7 5.0 6.3 2.1 3.4 6.0 5.8 5.1 4.4 4.1 3.4 3.7
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WNW 18 38 W 14 W 16 W 19 29 WNW 19 53 W 22 43 W 26 36 WNW 18 37 WNW 9 W 16 WSW 17 SW 13 SSW 7 S 10 S 5 SE 8
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) arrow down
VG VG VG VG M VG G M M VG VG VG VG VG VG E
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85% 80% 71% 72% 86% 75% 73% 85% 91% 75% 74% 78% 76% 83% 85% 81%
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991 992 992 992 994 993 993 993 992 991 990 989 987 985 983 981
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R R R R R R R F F F F F F F F F
Sunrise: 06:44 Sunset: 19:47 Moon phase: Waxing gibbous
Tue 31 Mar 2015
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Light rain Heavy rain Overcast Overcast Light shower night Cloudy
4.1 3.7 3.7 4.0 3.4 3.5
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E 10 NE 7 NE 14 N 19 NW 15 NW 10
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) arrow down
G G E VG G E
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86% 92% 88% 85% 85% 83%
Pressure (hPa) arrow down
979 980 980 982 983 984
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) arrow down
F F R R R R
Sunrise: 06:41 Sunset: 19:49 Moon phase: Waxing gibbous
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Issued at: 0700 on Tue 31 Mar 2015

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Extremes

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Orkney & Shetland extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Kirkwall 7.0 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Fair Isle 5.8 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Baltasound -0.3 °C
Highest rainfall Baltasound 6.8 mm
Sunniest Lerwick 6.6 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Rhyl 13.5 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Tulloch Bridge 4.4 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Dalwhinnie -1.0 °C
Highest rainfall Tyndrum 30.0 mm
Sunniest Dyce 7.9 hours

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Issued at: 0002 on Tue 31 Mar 2015