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Fri 24 Apr 2015
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5.0 5.3 6.5 6.2 6.8 5.6 5.2 4.8 4.9 4.6 4.2 4.1
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Sunrise: 05:33 Sunset: 20:46 Moon phase: Waxing crescent
Sat 25 Apr 2015
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Light rain Heavy rain Light rain Light rain Overcast Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Cloudy Sunny intervals Heavy shower day Sunny intervals Cloudy
4.1 2.1 2.9 3.1 3.1 1.3 2.6 3.2 5.2 4.6 6.9 6.6
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N 0 NW 7 SW 3 W 3 NNW 10 WNW 8 WNW 10 W 16 WNW 16 NW 16 NW 18 29 WNW 22 32
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94% 92% 92% 89% 89% 90% 82% 87% 78% 83% 72% 74%
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Sunrise: 05:30 Sunset: 20:48 Moon phase: Waxing crescent
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Issued at: 1200 on Sat 25 Apr 2015

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Extremes

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Orkney & Shetland extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Kirkwall 6.9 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Lerwick 4.7 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Baltasound 1.6 °C
Highest rainfall Lerwick 6.6 mm
Sunniest Lerwick 0.0 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Holbeach 20.1 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Lerwick 4.7 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Katesbridge -1.2 °C
Highest rainfall Lerwick 6.6 mm
Sunniest Morpeth Cockle Park 10.1 hours

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Issued at: 0024 on Sat 25 Apr 2015