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Kirkwall forecast
Wed 27 May 2015
2000 2100 2200 2300
Light rain Heavy rain Heavy rain Light rain
7.9 7.4 7.0 7.0
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S 13 SSW 14 WSW 15 W 3
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) arrow down
G G G G
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92% 92% 92% 95%
Pressure (hPa) arrow down
1005 1004 1004 1003
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) arrow down
F F F F
Sunrise: 04:18 Sunset: 21:59 Moon phase: First quarter
Thu 28 May 2015
0000 0100 0200 0300 0400 0500 0600 0700 0800 0900 1000 1100 1200 1300 1400 1500 1600 1700 1800 1900 2000
Light rain Light rain Overcast Overcast Light shower night Cloudy Cloudy Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Light shower day Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Heavy shower day
6.6 6.5 6.5 7.0 7.1 6.3 6.8 7.1 7.3 8.3 8.5 9.5 8.8 9.9 9.6 9.7 10.1 9.7 10.0 8.9 5.8
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SW 3 WSW 7 WSW 8 W 13 WNW 15 W 17 W 16 WNW 15 W 15 W 18 32 W 19 29 W 17 30 W 16 29 W 21 31 W 18 29 W 19 29 W 17 W 21 W 19 WSW 19 29 W 19 36
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) arrow down
G VG E VG VG VG VG E VG G VG VG VG VG E VG VG E VG E M
Humidity arrow down
95% 95% 95% 92% 85% 85% 84% 78% 82% 76% 77% 75% 78% 64% 83% 66% 71% 66% 67% 73% 88%
Pressure (hPa) arrow down
1002 1001 1001 1000 1000 1000 1000 1001 1000 1001 1001 1000 1001 1000 1000 1000 1000 1000 1000 1000 1000
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) arrow down
F F F F F F F R R R R R F F F F S F F F F
Sunrise: 04:16 Sunset: 22:01 Moon phase: First quarter
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Issued at: 2000 on Thu 28 May 2015

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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