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Sat 25 Apr 2015
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Sunrise: 05:30 Sunset: 20:48 Moon phase: First quarter
Sun 26 Apr 2015
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Clear night Cloudy Clear night Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Sunny day Sunny intervals
3.6 4.4 4.1 4.1 3.4 2.8 2.7 4.5 4.5 6.0 6.1
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NNW 14 32 N 15 N 16 NNW 16 NW 11 W 9 N 9 NNW 13 NW 11 NNW 15 NNW 15
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86% 77% 74% 65% 72% 77% 87% 74% 76% 61% 62%
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Sunrise: 05:28 Sunset: 20:50 Moon phase: First quarter
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Issued at: 1000 on Sun 26 Apr 2015

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Extremes

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Orkney & Shetland extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Kirkwall 8.3 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Lerwick 4.9 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Baltasound -2.4 °C
Highest rainfall Kirkwall 6.4 mm
Sunniest Kirkwall 8.5 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Santon Downham 19.0 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Lerwick 4.9 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Baltasound -2.4 °C
Highest rainfall Capel Curig 17.0 mm
Sunniest Tiree 10.9 hours

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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: 0002 on Sun 26 Apr 2015