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Mon 02 Mar 2015
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Sunrise: 07:05 Sunset: 17:41 Moon phase: Waxing gibbous
Tue 03 Mar 2015
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WSW 21 30 SW 14 29 SW 17 WSW 18 SW 21 WSW 21 29 WSW 21 31 WSW 23 31 WSW 17 SW 18 29 SW 18 SW 23 32 SW 21 31 SW 21 29 SW 23 29
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R R R R R R F R R R R R R R F
Sunrise: 07:02 Sunset: 17:44 Moon phase: Waxing gibbous
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Issued at: 1400 on Tue 03 Mar 2015

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Extremes

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Orkney & Shetland extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Lerwick 6.5 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Kirkwall 5.8 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Baltasound -0.2 °C
Highest rainfall Baltasound 4.0 mm
Sunniest Kirkwall 4.6 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature St James Park 9.6 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Loch Glascarnoch 1.3 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Braemar -2.0 °C
Highest rainfall Bainbridge 14.8 mm
Sunniest Lyneham 8.6 hours

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Issued at: 2304 on Mon 02 Mar 2015