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Kirkwall forecast
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Tue 31 Mar 2015
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Sunny intervals Heavy shower day Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Sunny intervals Cloudy Cloudy Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Cloudy Drizzle Partly cloudy night
4.0 2.0 2.6 5.4 4.5 5.6 5.4 6.0 5.4 5.1 2.9 3.0 3.0
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W 23 38 NW 18 31 WNW 17 48 NW 17 33 W 18 41 WNW 23 40 WNW 17 32 WNW 19 32 WNW 22 37 WNW 23 40 NW 25 47 NNW 24 39 NW 18 31
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79% 83% 82% 77% 80% 68% 75% 60% 62% 60% 81% 87% 67%
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987 988 988 988 989 990 991 992 993 994 996 999 1002
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Sunrise: 06:41 Sunset: 19:49 Moon phase: Waxing gibbous
Wed 01 Apr 2015
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Clear night Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night
2.7 3.1 2.3
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NW 18 30 NNW 21 29 NW 14 29
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59% 60% 62%
Pressure (hPa) arrow down
1003 1004 1005
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) arrow down
R R R
Sunrise: 06:38 Sunset: 19:52 Moon phase: Waxing gibbous
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Issued at: 1000 on Wed 01 Apr 2015

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Extremes

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Orkney & Shetland extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Baltasound 6.6 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Lerwick 5.8 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Baltasound -0.8 °C
Highest rainfall Kirkwall 6.4 mm
Sunniest Kirkwall 5.7 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Shoreham 14.5 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Dalwhinnie 1.8 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Baltasound -0.8 °C
Highest rainfall Tyndrum 28.0 mm
Sunniest Boulmer 10.8 hours

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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 01 Apr 2015