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Kirkwall

Kirkwall forecast
  • Tue
Tue 22 Jul 2014
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Sunrise: 04:38 Sunset: 21:57 Moon phase: Waning crescent
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Issued at: 0100 on Wed 23 Jul 2014

Extremes

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Orkney & Shetland extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Kirkwall 19.3
Lowest maximum temperature Fair Isle 15.7
Lowest minimum temperature Kirkwall 9.9
Highest rainfall Baltasound -1.0
Sunniest Kirkwall 12.6 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Solent 29.9
Lowest maximum temperature Fair Isle 15.7
Lowest minimum temperature Shap 7.0
Highest rainfall Lough Fea 1.0
Sunniest Morecambe 15.6

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: 0002 on Wed 23 Jul 2014

Weather Map

Wed 2300

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

Location Details

Kirkwall

Location: 58.954, -2.9

Altitude: 26m above mean sea level