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Kirkwall forecast
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Thu 30 Oct 2014
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Mist Mist Mist Mist Mist Mist
11.0 11.0 11.0 11.0 11.0 10.7
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Sunrise: 07:24 Sunset: 16:25 Moon phase: First quarter
Fri 31 Oct 2014
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Mist Heavy shower night Drizzle Overcast Mist Light shower night Light rain Heavy rain Light rain Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Light shower day Light rain
10.9 11.1 11.4 11.7 11.8 12.0 12.1 12.3 12.4 12.7 12.7 12.8 13.1 13.1 13.1 13.1 12.7 12.5
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SE 10 SE 10 SSE 15 S 14 S 15 S 17 S 15 S 17 S 16 S 19 S 22 29 S 19 S 21 29 S 19 30 S 21 30 S 19 30 S 18 S 17
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F F F F F F F F F F F F F F F F F F
Sunrise: 07:27 Sunset: 16:23 Moon phase: First quarter
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Issued at: 1800 on Fri 31 Oct 2014

Extremes

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Orkney & Shetland extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Kirkwall 11.1 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Baltasound 9.3 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Baltasound -0.7 °C
Highest rainfall Baltasound 6.0 mm
Sunniest Lerwick 0.0 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Gravesend 20.2 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Lentran 8.9 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Baltasound -0.7 °C
Highest rainfall South Uist 12.2 mm
Sunniest Herstmonceux 6.2 hours

About extremes

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)

Issued at: 2303 on Thu 30 Oct 2014

Weather map

Fri 1700

Weather observation map for Kirkwall

Kirkwall Kirkwall – Light rain 58.954 -2.9
Durness Durness – Overcast 58.567 -4.75
Lairg Lairg – Overcast 58.0223 -4.401
Aberlour Aberlour – Overcast 57.4751 -3.2155
Lerwick Lerwick – Overcast 60.1536 -1.1435
Ullapool Ullapool – Light shower night 57.8956 -5.16
Aberdeen Aberdeen – Overcast 57.1498 -2.0927
Stornoway Stornoway – Overcast 58.2111 -6.3842
Portree Portree – Light shower night 57.4127 -6.1949
Dundee Dundee – Overcast 56.4621 -2.9692
Benbecula (Balivanich) Airport Benbecula (Balivanich) Airport – Overcast 57.4836 -7.3599
Edinburgh Edinburgh – Cloudy 55.9533 -3.1868
Glasgow Glasgow – Cloudy 55.8643 -4.2505
Berwick-upon-Tweed Berwick-upon-Tweed – Partly cloudy night 55.7702 -2.0038
Tiree Tiree – Heavy rain 56.497 -6.887
Biggar Biggar – Overcast 55.6234 -3.5226

Location Details

Kirkwall

Location: 58.954, -2.9

Altitude: 26m above mean sea level