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Kirkwall forecast
Wed 27 May 2015
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W 19 29 W 21 W 18 31 W 18 WSW 22 29 WSW 23 30 WSW 17 WSW 17 SW 17 30 WSW 14 W 18 WSW 13 SW 8 SSW 10 SSW 9 SW 10 SW 10 WSW 8 S 13 SSW 14 WSW 15 W 3
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86% 86% 88% 90% 87% 87% 84% 79% 89% 86% 72% 94% 87% 85% 91% 91% 90% 93% 92% 92% 92% 95%
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1018 1018 1017 1017 1016 1016 1016 1015 1014 1014 1013 1013 1012 1011 1010 1009 1008 1007 1005 1004 1004 1003
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F F F F F F F F F F F F F F F F F F F F F F
Sunrise: 04:18 Sunset: 21:59 Moon phase: First quarter
Thu 28 May 2015
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Light rain Light rain Overcast
6.6 6.5 6.5
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SW 3 WSW 7 WSW 8
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) arrow down
G VG E
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95% 95% 95%
Pressure (hPa) arrow down
1002 1001 1001
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) arrow down
F F F
Sunrise: 04:16 Sunset: 22:01 Moon phase: First quarter
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Issued at: 0200 on Thu 28 May 2015

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Extremes

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Orkney & Shetland extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Kirkwall 12.6 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Fair Isle 9.3 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Lerwick 6.5 °C
Highest rainfall Kirkwall 11.2 mm
Sunniest Lerwick 0.8 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Gravesend 21.3 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Dalwhinnie 8.1 °C
Lowest minimum temperature South Newington 0.3 °C
Highest rainfall Giants Causeway 15.2 mm
Sunniest Wattisham 11.2 hours

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Issued at: 0002 on Thu 28 May 2015