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Kirkwall forecast
Mon 25 Jul 2016
2200 2300
Light shower night Overcast
12.6 ° 12.7 °
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WSW 14 WSW 15
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) arrow down
E E
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89% 89%
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1011 1011
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R R
Tue 26 Jul 2016
0000 0100 0200 0300 0400 0500 0600 0700 0800 0900 1000 1100 1200 1300 1400 1500 1600 1700 1800 1900 2000 2100 2200
Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Drizzle Overcast Light shower day Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Light rain Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast
12.7 ° 12.8 ° 12.7 ° 12.9 ° 12.7 ° 12.8 ° 12.5 ° 12.8 ° 13.1 ° 13.9 ° 14.4 ° 14.7 ° 16.0 ° 16.2 ° 15.6 ° 14.6 ° 13.6 ° 14.4 ° 14.1 ° 13.5 ° 13.4 ° 12.6 ° 12.2 °
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SW 10 SW 13 SW 10 WSW 13 WSW 17 WSW 17 WSW 15 WSW 15 WSW 17 WSW 14 SW 16 WSW 18 WSW 14 WSW 13 SW 11 SW 11 SSW 11 SW 11 SW 14 SW 10 WSW 11 WSW 8 SSW 8
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) arrow down
E VG VG VG P G M VG VG VG VG VG E VG G E G VG VG E E E E
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92% 92% 94% 92% 95% 94% 95% 95% 93% 92% 87% 78% 72% 74% 81% 88% 94% 84% 83% 84% 83% 79% 82%
Pressure (hPa) arrow down
1012 1012 1012 1012 1012 1012 1012 1012 1012 1013 1013 1013 1013 1013 1013 1013 1012 1012 1012 1012 1012 1012 1011
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) arrow down
R R R R R S R R R R R R F F F F F F F F F F F
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Issued at: 2200 on Tue 26 Jul 2016

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Extremes

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Orkney & Shetland extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Baltasound 16.2 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Fair Isle 14.3 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Fair Isle 12.0 °C
Highest rainfall Baltasound 13.6 mm
Sunniest Kirkwall 4.2 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Heathrow 24.7 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Fair Isle 14.3 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Katesbridge 6.9 °C
Highest rainfall Baltasound 13.6 mm
Sunniest Shoeburyness 10.4 hours

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)

The information shown is initial data as it is received; observations are subject to final quality control after publication on this website. This is particularly the case for rainfall totals during snow events.

Issued at: 0002 on Tue 26 Jul 2016