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Kirkwall forecast
Fri 22 Jul 2016
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Cloudy Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Cloudy Cloudy Sunny intervals Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Overcast
16.1 ° 15.9 ° 16.0 ° 14.4 ° 14.1 ° 14.8 ° 16.5 ° 15.4 ° 14.7 ° 14.3 ° 14.0 ° 12.0 ° 12.6 °
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S 13 WSW 10 NW 9 WNW 10 WNW 10 WNW 8 NW 10 N 8 N 5 NE 3 S 5 S 9 S 8
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G G VG E VG E VG E E E E VG E
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85% 84% 83% 82% 84% 81% 72% 78% 81% 79% 87% 94% 94%
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1014 1014 1015 1016 1016 1016 1017 1017 1017 1017 1018 1018 1019
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R R R R R R R R R R R R R
Sat 23 Jul 2016
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Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Cloudy Overcast Cloudy Overcast Overcast
12.7 ° 12.9 ° 12.5 ° 12.6 ° 12.3 ° 12.4 ° 12.6 ° 13.0 ° 13.4 ° 13.9 ° 14.5 ° 16.0 °
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S 9 SSW 6 SSW 9 SSW 8 S 3 S 6 S 7 S 6 S 7 SE 9 SE 8 SE 9
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) arrow down
VG VG VG VG VG VG E E E VG E E
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93% 91% 94% 92% 94% 94% 92% 92% 87% 83% 80% 73%
Pressure (hPa) arrow down
1019 1019 1019 1019 1018 1018 1018 1018 1019 1018 1018 1018
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) arrow down
R R R F F F F S R R S F
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Issued at: 1100 on Sat 23 Jul 2016

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Extremes

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Orkney & Shetland extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Kirkwall 17.6 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Fair Isle 15.1 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Baltasound 8.1 °C
Highest rainfall Baltasound 0.2 mm
Sunniest Lerwick 8.0 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Cavendish 26.7 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Fair Isle 15.1 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Baltasound 8.1 °C
Highest rainfall West Freugh 28.2 mm
Sunniest Hurn 12.2 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)

The information shown is initial data as it is received; observations are subject to final quality control after publication on this website. This is particularly the case for rainfall totals during snow events.

Issued at: 0002 on Sat 23 Jul 2016