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Kirkwall forecast
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Fri 27 Mar 2015
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Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Heavy shower night Cloudy Cloudy Clear night Cloudy
7.9 8.4 8.2 8.2 7.9 6.8 5.7 5.4 4.7 4.0 5.0
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SW 18 WSW 21 30 WSW 17 W 18 WSW 16 WSW 16 WSW 19 WSW 13 SW 13 SW 11 SSW 13
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) arrow down
VG E E VG E E M VG E VG VG
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65% 68% 67% 71% 73% 76% 86% 91% 91% 93% 91%
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Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) arrow down
F F F F S R R R R F F
Sunrise: 05:53 Sunset: 18:40 Moon phase: First quarter
Sat 28 Mar 2015
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Partly cloudy night Cloudy Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Heavy rain Heavy rain Overcast Cloudy Sunny intervals Cloudy
4.5 3.8 4.1 3.8 5.0 5.3 5.8 4.8 3.4 4.7 5.8 6.8 8.0 7.9
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SW 13 SSW 10 SSW 10 S 7 S 9 SSE 16 SSE 17 S 26 36 SSE 26 40 S 33 47 S 29 45 S 29 40 S 28 40 S 23 37
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) arrow down
E E E E VG VG E VG M M G G G G
Humidity arrow down
91% 92% 92% 92% 93% 88% 82% 82% 94% 93% 94% 92% 88% 90%
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Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) arrow down
F F F F F F F F F F F F F F
Sunrise: 05:50 Sunset: 18:43 Moon phase: First quarter
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Issued at: 1300 on Sat 28 Mar 2015

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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 Fair Isle 7.8 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Kirkwall 1.4 °C
Highest rainfall Baltasound 5.2 mm
Sunniest Lerwick 5.3 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Giants Causeway 14.3 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Dalwhinnie 5.7 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Katesbridge -3.1 °C
Highest rainfall Baltasound 5.2 mm
Sunniest Leuchars 9.5 hours

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Issued at: 2302 on Fri 27 Mar 2015