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Sun 25 Jan 2015
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Sunrise: 08:34 Sunset: 16:12 Moon phase: Waxing crescent
Mon 26 Jan 2015
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Sunrise: 08:32 Sunset: 16:15 Moon phase: First quarter
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Issued at: 0700 on Mon 26 Jan 2015

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Extremes

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Orkney & Shetland extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Kirkwall 9.7 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Fair Isle 8.5 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Lerwick 3.3 °C
Highest rainfall Lerwick 7.6 mm
Sunniest Lerwick 0.0 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Achnagart 12.2 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Wattisham 6.2 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Benson -4.9 °C
Highest rainfall Achnagart 27.0 mm
Sunniest Hawarden 3.1 hours

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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 25 Jan 2015