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Kirkwall forecast
Sat 30 Apr 2016
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Sunny day Sunny day Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Cloudy Light rain Light shower day Heavy shower day Overcast Cloudy Cloudy
9.2 ° 10.5 ° 9.0 ° 9.7 ° 11.1 ° 9.1 ° 7.3 ° 6.8 ° 6.0 ° 6.4 ° 4.5 ° 4.5 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) arrow down
SSW 13 SW 10 S 15 S 11 SSW 11 SSE 15 SSW 17 S 9 S 13 S 10 S 8 S 10
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VG VG E E VG E E VG VG VG E E
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50% 50% 60% 50% 53% 63% 70% 81% 89% 88% 91% 90%
Pressure (hPa) arrow down
1015 1015 1015 1015 1016 1016 1016 1016 1017 1017 1017 1016
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) arrow down
R R R R R R R R R R R F
Sun 01 May 2016
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Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Heavy shower night Heavy rain Light rain Light rain Cloudy Heavy shower day Overcast Overcast
5.7 ° 6.1 ° 6.0 ° 6.4 ° 6.5 ° 5.3 ° 5.6 ° 6.2 ° 6.6 ° 7.4 ° 7.7 ° 8.8 ° 10.6 °
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S 10 S 11 S 14 S 17 S 21 31 S 21 31 S 22 30 SSE 22 32 S 21 31 S 22 31 SW 19 31 WSW 14 WSW 15
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) arrow down
E E E E VG G M G G G P G G
Humidity arrow down
86% 90% 83% 79% 77% 91% 93% 93% 92% 88% 92% 84% 75%
Pressure (hPa) arrow down
1016 1015 1015 1014 1013 1012 1011 1011 1010 1010 1011 1012 1012
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) arrow down
F F F F F F F F F F R R R
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Issued at: 1200 on Sun 1 May 2016

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Orkney & Shetland extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Kirkwall 11.2 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Fair Isle 8.7 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Kirkwall 0.9 °C
Highest rainfall Kirkwall 1.2 mm
Sunniest Kirkwall 9.7 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Gravesend 14.8 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Lake Vyrnwy 7.9 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Dalwhinnie -3.8 °C
Highest rainfall Newport (Salop) 8.6 mm
Sunniest Bala 12.6 hours

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Highest maximum temperature - (0900 to 2100 on the date shown)

Lowest maximum temperature - (0900 to 2100 on the date shown)

Lowest minimum temperature - (2100 on the previous day to 0900 on the date shown)

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)

The information shown is initial data as it is received; observations are subject to final quality control after publication on this website. This is particularly the case for rainfall totals during snow events.

Issued at: 0002 on Sun 1 May 2016