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Kirkwall

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Kirkwall forecast
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Tue 25 Nov 2014
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8.3 8.4 6.8 4.9 3.9 4.1 5.0 5.4 7.0 7.3 6.5 6.8
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Sunrise: 08:26 Sunset: 15:31 Moon phase: Waxing crescent
Wed 26 Nov 2014
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6.2 7.5 7.4 8.1 7.6 6.7 5.9 6.5 7.1 7.2 7.7 8.5 8.3
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SSE 8 S 9 S 9 S 11 S 14 S 13 SSW 10 S 14 S 15 S 13 S 13 S 13 S 11
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Sunrise: 08:28 Sunset: 15:29 Moon phase: Waxing crescent
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Issued at: 1200 on Wed 26 Nov 2014

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Extremes

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Orkney & Shetland extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Fair Isle 9.2 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Lerwick 8.7 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Kirkwall 3.2 °C
Highest rainfall Baltasound 0.8 mm
Sunniest Lerwick 4.6 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Isles of Scilly 10.6 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Braemar 2.0 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Sennybridge -4.2 °C
Highest rainfall Isle of Portland 17.8 mm
Sunniest Lerwick 4.6 hours

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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 Tue 25 Nov 2014

Weather map

Wed 1200

Weather observation map for Kirkwall

Kirkwall Kirkwall – Sunny day 58.954 -2.9
Durness Durness – Sunny day 58.567 -4.75
Lairg Lairg – Sunny day 58.0223 -4.401
Aberlour Aberlour – Cloudy 57.4751 -3.2155
Lerwick Lerwick – Light shower day 60.1536 -1.1435
Ullapool Ullapool – Cloudy 57.8956 -5.16
Aberdeen Aberdeen – Overcast 57.1498 -2.0927
Craig Craig – No data 57.4889 -5.2754
Stornoway Stornoway – Light rain 58.2111 -6.3842
Pitlochry Pitlochry – No data 56.7045 -3.7283
Portree Portree – Cloudy 57.4127 -6.1949
Fort William Fort William – No data 56.8199 -5.104
Dundee Dundee – Drizzle 56.4621 -2.9692
Strathyre Strathyre – No data 56.3257 -4.3234
Benbecula (Balivanich) Airport Benbecula (Balivanich) Airport – Sunny day 57.4836 -7.3599
Edinburgh Edinburgh – Overcast 55.9533 -3.1868
Glasgow Glasgow – Mist 55.8643 -4.2505
Berwick-upon-Tweed Berwick-upon-Tweed – Light rain 55.7702 -2.0038
Tiree Tiree – Overcast 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