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Kirkwall

Kirkwall forecast
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Thu 21 Aug 2014
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Sunrise: 05:44 Sunset: 20:44 Moon phase: Waning crescent
Fri 22 Aug 2014
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Sunrise: 05:46 Sunset: 20:42 Moon phase: Waning crescent
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Issued at: 0200 on Fri 22 Aug 2014

Extremes

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Orkney & Shetland extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Baltasound 14.4
Lowest maximum temperature Fair Isle 12.9
Lowest minimum temperature Baltasound 5.3
Highest rainfall Kirkwall 6.0
Sunniest Lerwick 10.0 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Cavendish 19.8
Lowest maximum temperature Blencathra 11.9
Lowest minimum temperature Upper Lambourn 2.1
Highest rainfall Achnagart 28.8
Sunniest Lerwick 10.0

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: 0003 on Fri 22 Aug 2014

Weather Map

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

Location Details

Kirkwall

Location: 58.954, -2.9

Altitude: 26m above mean sea level