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Thu 29 Jan 2015
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Sunrise: 08:26 Sunset: 16:22 Moon phase: First quarter
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Issued at: 0000 on Fri 30 Jan 2015

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Extremes

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Orkney & Shetland extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Fair Isle 6.4 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Kirkwall 4.1 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Kirkwall -0.2 °C
Highest rainfall Baltasound 4.8 mm
Sunniest Kirkwall 4.5 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Isles of Scilly 8.6 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Spadeadam -0.5 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Aboyne -4.3 °C
Highest rainfall Derrylin Cornahoule 21.4 mm
Sunniest Boulmer 5.8 hours

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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: 2304 on Thu 29 Jan 2015