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Kirkwall forecast
Fri 22 May 2015
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Overcast Overcast Overcast Light shower day Overcast Sunny intervals Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Overcast Overcast Cloudy Overcast Overcast Overcast
8.7 8.2 9.3 8.7 10.0 10.1 10.7 10.2 10.6 9.8 9.4 9.1 8.9 8.3 8.4
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W 26 38 W 21 33 W 22 36 WNW 21 36 W 26 40 WNW 31 43 WNW 28 47 WNW 31 46 WNW 26 43 WNW 26 40 WNW 23 38 WNW 22 37 WNW 22 30 WNW 15 31 WNW 14
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81% 90% 84% 81% 73% 64% 62% 63% 65% 66% 70% 72% 73% 82% 76%
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1014 1014 1014 1015 1015 1016 1017 1017 1018 1019 1019 1020 1021 1022 1023
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R R R R R R R R R R R R R R R
Sunrise: 04:26 Sunset: 21:49 Moon phase: Waxing crescent
Sat 23 May 2015
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Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast
8.1 7.5 7.3 7.3 7.2 7.3 7.5 7.8 8.7 9.1
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NW 11 NW 11 NW 13 WNW 10 NW 9 WNW 3 WNW 6 W 5 WNW 3 WSW 6
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VG G G G G VG VG G VG G
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77% 87% 89% 88% 89% 85% 83% 85% 74% 74%
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1023 1024 1024 1024 1024 1024 1024 1024 1024 1024
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) arrow down
R R R R R F R R R F
Sunrise: 04:25 Sunset: 21:51 Moon phase: Waxing crescent
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Issued at: 0900 on Sat 23 May 2015

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Extremes

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Orkney & Shetland extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Kirkwall 11.0 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Fair Isle 9.3 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Baltasound 6.3 °C
Highest rainfall Fair Isle 3.0 mm
Sunniest Kirkwall 4.7 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Bridlington 21.6 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Fair Isle 9.3 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Benson 3.1 °C
Highest rainfall Porthmadog 8.4 mm
Sunniest Dyce 8.4 hours

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Issued at: 0003 on Sat 23 May 2015