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Thu 27 Nov 2014
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Sunrise: 08:30 Sunset: 15:28 Moon phase: Waxing crescent
Fri 28 Nov 2014
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9.6 9.9 10.0 10.4 10.3 9.8 9.9 9.9 9.8 9.8 9.7 9.5 9.5 9.5 9.3
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Sunrise: 08:32 Sunset: 15:26 Moon phase: First quarter
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Issued at: 1400 on Fri 28 Nov 2014

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Extremes

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Orkney & Shetland extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Kirkwall 9.3 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Lerwick 8.3 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Kirkwall 5.7 °C
Highest rainfall Baltasound 4.2 mm
Sunniest Lerwick 0.0 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Isles of Scilly 13.0 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Lake Vyrnwy 5.2 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Loch Glascarnoch -3.5 °C
Highest rainfall Heathrow 8.0 mm
Sunniest Valley 6.8 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)

Issued at: 2303 on Thu 27 Nov 2014

Weather map

Fri 1400

Weather observation map for Kirkwall

Kirkwall Kirkwall – Drizzle 58.954 -2.9
Durness Durness – Sunny day 58.567 -4.75
Lairg Lairg – Sunny day 58.0223 -4.401
Aberlour Aberlour – Light rain 57.4751 -3.2155
Lerwick Lerwick – Heavy rain 60.1536 -1.1435
Ullapool Ullapool – Fog 57.8956 -5.16
Aberdeen Aberdeen – Overcast 57.1498 -2.0927
Craig Craig – No data 57.4889 -5.2754
Stornoway Stornoway – Sunny day 58.2111 -6.3842
Pitlochry Pitlochry – No data 56.7045 -3.7283
Portree Portree – Sunny day 57.4127 -6.1949
Fort William Fort William – No data 56.8199 -5.104
Dundee Dundee – Overcast 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 – Mist 55.9533 -3.1868
Glasgow Glasgow – Overcast 55.8643 -4.2505
Berwick-upon-Tweed Berwick-upon-Tweed – Mist 55.7702 -2.0038
Tiree Tiree – Sunny day 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