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Kirkwall forecast
Fri 29 May 2015
2300
Overcast
6.8
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W 16 29
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) arrow down
VG
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90%
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1000
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) arrow down
S
Sunrise: 04:14 Sunset: 22:02 Moon phase: Waxing gibbous
Sat 30 May 2015
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Heavy shower night Heavy shower night Heavy shower night Cloudy Overcast Overcast Sunny intervals Cloudy Sunny day Sunny intervals Cloudy Cloudy Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Cloudy Cloudy Overcast Overcast Cloudy Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Cloudy Overcast Cloudy
6.9 7.3 6.7 6.5 7.3 6.7 7.1 7.4 8.4 9.6 9.5 10.3 11.4 11.3 10.5 10.8 10.7 10.6 10.3 9.5 9.6 10.0 8.9 7.0
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W 15 W 16 WNW 11 W 8 WNW 11 WNW 11 N 17 N 16 N 14 NNW 13 NNW 13 NNW 13 N 15 N 14 N 13 N 10 N 9 N 10 N 10 N 8 N 7 WNW 1 ESE 1 ESE 3
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M M E VG VG VG E E VG E E E VG VG E E E E E E E E E E
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93% 93% 90% 90% 90% 89% 87% 80% 80% 73% 69% 64% 61% 60% 65% 59% 63% 64% 72% 76% 77% 73% 83% 88%
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1000 1000 1000 1000 1000 1001 1002 1003 1004 1004 1005 1005 1006 1006 1007 1007 1007 1007 1007 1007 1007 1007 1007 1006
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F F F R R R R R R R R R R R R R R R R F F F F F
Sunrise: 04:13 Sunset: 22:04 Moon phase: Waxing gibbous
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Issued at: 2300 on Sat 30 May 2015

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Extremes

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Orkney & Shetland extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Kirkwall 11.2 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Fair Isle 9.7 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Baltasound 2.0 °C
Highest rainfall Lerwick 12.2 mm
Sunniest Kirkwall 6.2 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Thorney Island 15.9 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Tulloch Bridge 9.1 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Drumnadrochit 1.8 °C
Highest rainfall Swyddffynnon 18.0 mm
Sunniest Tiree 11.0 hours

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Issued at: 0002 on Sat 30 May 2015