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Friday (24 March 2017)
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Temperature (°C) Expand
7.1 ° 7.2 ° 8.3 ° 8.4 ° 8.8 ° 8.8 ° 8.9 ° 8.5 ° 8.1 ° 8.2 ° 8.3 ° 8.1 ° 8.0 ° 7.1 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
SW 17 WSW 19 32 WSW 23 37 WSW 26 37 WSW 25 39 WSW 24 38 WSW 18 32 WSW 19 30 WSW 22 31 WSW 19 30 WSW 21 30 W 21 30 W 16 WSW 11
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
G G VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG
Humidity Expand
86% 86% 82% 82% 82% 81% 81% 82% 83% 81% 81% 82% 80% 80%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
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Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
R R R R R R R R R R R R R F
Sunrise: 06:03 Sunset: 18:34 Moon phase: Waning crescent
Saturday (25 March 2017)
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Temperature (°C) Expand
6.5 ° 7.3 ° 7.4 ° 7.1 ° 6.8 ° 6.7 ° 5.7 ° 7.3 ° 8.4 ° 9.7 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
SW 11 SW 13 WSW 17 SW 16 SW 14 SSW 15 SW 18 SW 19 WSW 18 W 24 33
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG E
Humidity Expand
84% 83% 78% 75% 79% 74% 77% 66% 63% 66%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
1031 1031 1031 1030 1030 1030 1029 1030 1030 1030
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
F F F F F F F F F R
Sunrise: 06:00 Sunset: 18:37 Moon phase: Waning crescent

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Orkney & Shetland extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Kirkwall 9.0 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Fair Isle 7.8 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Kirkwall 3.5 °C
Highest rainfall Lerwick (S. Screen) 3.6 mm
Sunniest Lerwick (S. Screen) 0.1 hours

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Location details

Kirkwall

Location: 58.954, -2.9
Altitude: 26.0 m above mean sea level