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Kirkwall forecast
Sat 01 Aug 2015
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Cloudy Overcast Sunny intervals Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Sunny intervals Cloudy Cloudy Sunny day Cloudy Light shower day Cloudy Cloudy Heavy shower day Cloudy Partly cloudy night Cloudy
10.2 10.7 11.4 12.9 12.8 14.1 15.0 15.4 15.1 13.8 13.4 12.2 12.5 13.8 11.4 10.5 9.6 9.1
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SW 6 SW 5 SW 7 WSW 7 SSW 6 SW 7 S 8 S 13 S 14 S 16 S 19 S 17 SSW 10 SW 8 SSW 10 S 7 S 9 SW 7
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) arrow down
G VG VG E E E E VG VG E E VG E VG M E VG VG
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97% 97% 96% 85% 79% 71% 67% 69% 66% 69% 75% 81% 80% 68% 84% 90% 94% 91%
Pressure (hPa) arrow down
1006 1006 1006 1006 1006 1006 1006 1006 1006 1006 1006 1006 1006 1006 1007 1007 1008 1008
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) arrow down
F F F R R R R R F F F F R R R R R R
Sunrise: 04:58 Sunset: 21:36 Moon phase: Full
Sun 02 Aug 2015
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Cloudy Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy
8.8 8.7 9.6 9.3 8.3 8.6 9.6
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S 7 SSW 10 WSW 15 WSW 10 WSW 9 SW 9 WSW 11
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) arrow down
E E VG E E E E
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93% 93% 94% 88% 93% 93% 92%
Pressure (hPa) arrow down
1008 1009 1009 1010 1011 1011 1012
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) arrow down
R R R R R R R
Sunrise: 05:01 Sunset: 21:34 Moon phase: Full
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Issued at: 0600 on Sun 02 Aug 2015

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Extremes

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Orkney & Shetland extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Kirkwall 15.7 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Fair Isle 13.8 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Kirkwall 9.9 °C
Highest rainfall Kirkwall 5.8 mm
Sunniest Kirkwall 7.0 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Writtle 23.7 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Cluanie Inn 12.1 °C
Lowest minimum temperature South Newington 3.2 °C
Highest rainfall Achnagart 21.0 mm
Sunniest Shoeburyness 12.3 hours

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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: 0002 on Sun 02 Aug 2015