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Kirkwall forecast
Sun 30 Aug 2015
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Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Sunny day Sunny day Cloudy Cloudy Overcast Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Overcast Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Overcast Mist
11.3 11.3 11.4 12.7 13.2 14.3 16.3 15.6 15.0 16.1 14.2 16.4 14.8 14.2 13.2 12.7 12.4 12.2 11.6
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SW 8 SSW 9 SSW 9 SSW 13 SSW 15 SSW 15 SW 14 SW 15 WSW 13 WSW 18 W 17 WSW 14 WSW 17 29 WSW 17 W 14 W 9 W 13 W 11 W 10
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E E E VG E E E VG E VG E VG VG VG VG E VG VG M
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92% 92% 91% 86% 82% 79% 74% 75% 77% 72% 87% 73% 79% 84% 86% 89% 89% 90% 95%
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1012 1012 1012 1013 1013 1013 1013 1013 1014 1014 1014 1014 1014 1015 1015 1015 1016 1016 1016
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Mon 31 Aug 2015
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Overcast Mist Cloudy Drizzle Overcast Overcast
11.7 11.8 11.6 11.7 11.5 11.6
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W 14 W 11 W 14 W 14 WNW 11 W 11
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) arrow down
VG M VG P VG VG
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92% 94% 93% 96% 95% 96%
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1016 1016 1016 1016 1016 1016
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R R R F R R
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Issued at: 0500 on Mon 31 Aug 2015

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Extremes

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Orkney & Shetland extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Kirkwall 17.3 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Fair Isle 14.6 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Kirkwall 10.5 °C
Highest rainfall Fair Isle 3.0 mm
Sunniest Kirkwall 5.3 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Herstmonceux 23.5 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Tyndrum 14.4 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Katesbridge 4.3 °C
Highest rainfall Achnagart 17.4 mm
Sunniest Leuchars 8.7 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)

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 Mon 31 Aug 2015