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Kirkwall forecast
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Sun 23 Nov 2014
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7.5 7.1 6.4 6.5 7.2 7.0 7.5 7.3 7.3 8.1 7.7
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SW 13 SW 15 SW 15 SW 18 SW 18 SSW 18 SW 19 SW 19 31 W 14 28 W 15 WNW 14
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Sunrise: 08:21 Sunset: 15:34 Moon phase: New
Mon 24 Nov 2014
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6.7 7.6 8.2 8.2 7.6 7.5 6.6 7.6 7.7 7.8 6.6 7.8 8.9 8.7
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W 9 WNW 15 NW 16 NW 15 WNW 13 WNW 10 NW 7 WNW 10 WNW 7 WNW 14 W 7 WSW 3 SW 13 SSW 9
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Sunrise: 08:23 Sunset: 15:32 Moon phase: Waxing crescent
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Issued at: 1300 on Mon 24 Nov 2014

Extremes

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Orkney & Shetland extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Lerwick 8.7 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Kirkwall 7.8 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Baltasound 4.2 °C
Highest rainfall Kirkwall 2.6 mm
Sunniest Kirkwall 5.0 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Manston 12.7 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Killylane 5.3 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Katesbridge -3.4 °C
Highest rainfall Hampstead 37.4 mm
Sunniest Thomastown 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 Sun 23 Nov 2014

Weather map

Mon 1300

Weather observation map for Kirkwall

Kirkwall Kirkwall – Overcast 58.954 -2.9
Durness Durness – Sunny intervals 58.567 -4.75
Lairg Lairg – Sunny intervals 58.0223 -4.401
Aberlour Aberlour – Cloudy 57.4751 -3.2155
Lerwick Lerwick – Cloudy 60.1536 -1.1435
Ullapool Ullapool – Overcast 57.8956 -5.16
Aberdeen Aberdeen – Overcast 57.1498 -2.0927
Stornoway Stornoway – Cloudy 58.2111 -6.3842
Portree Portree – Cloudy 57.4127 -6.1949
Dundee Dundee – Sunny day 56.4621 -2.9692
Benbecula (Balivanich) Airport Benbecula (Balivanich) Airport – Overcast 57.4836 -7.3599
Edinburgh Edinburgh – Sunny intervals 55.9533 -3.1868
Glasgow Glasgow – Sunny intervals 55.8643 -4.2505
Berwick-upon-Tweed Berwick-upon-Tweed – Sunny day 55.7702 -2.0038
Tiree Tiree – Overcast 56.497 -6.887
Biggar Biggar – Sunny day 55.6234 -3.5226

Location Details

Kirkwall

Location: 58.954, -2.9

Altitude: 26m above mean sea level