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Kirkwall

Kirkwall forecast
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Mon 01 Sep 2014
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Cloudy Overcast Sunny intervals Sunny day Sunny day Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Cloudy Overcast Cloudy
13.8 14.1 15.5 16.4 17.1 16.1 16.6 14.6 15.0 14.7 14.6 14.0 13.8 13.3 13.1
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Sunrise: 06:09 Sunset: 20:13 Moon phase: First quarter
Tue 02 Sep 2014
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Overcast Overcast Overcast Light shower night Light shower night Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast
13.2 13.2 12.6 12.6 12.3 12.4 12.2 12.1 13.4 13.6
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SSW 8 SSW 8 SW 9 SW 14 SW 13 SSW 8 S 9 SSW 9 SSW 8 SSW 7
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Sunrise: 06:11 Sunset: 20:10 Moon phase: First quarter
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Issued at: 0900 on Tue 02 Sep 2014

Extremes

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Orkney & Shetland extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Kirkwall 18.1
Lowest maximum temperature Lerwick 14.9
Lowest minimum temperature Kirkwall 9.3
Highest rainfall Kirkwall 2.2
Sunniest Kirkwall 5.8 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Usk No.2 22.5
Lowest maximum temperature Resallach 14.4
Lowest minimum temperature Santon Downham 7.2
Highest rainfall Walney Island 20.8
Sunniest Kinloss 7.1

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)

Issued at: 0002 on Tue 02 Sep 2014

Weather Map

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Kirkwall Overcast 58.954 -2.9
Durness Overcast 58.567 -4.75
Lairg Overcast 58.0223 -4.401
Aberlour Cloudy 57.4751 -3.2155
Lerwick Overcast 60.1536 -1.1435
Ullapool Overcast 57.8956 -5.16
Aberdeen Sunny day 57.1498 -2.0927
Stornoway Cloudy 58.2111 -6.3842
Portree Overcast 57.4127 -6.1949
Dundee Cloudy 56.4621 -2.9692
Benbecula (Balivanich) Airport Overcast 57.4836 -7.3599
Edinburgh Overcast 55.9533 -3.1868
Glasgow Overcast 55.8643 -4.2505
Berwick-upon-Tweed Sunny day 55.7702 -2.0038
Tiree Overcast 56.497 -6.887
Biggar Overcast 55.6234 -3.5226

Location Details

Kirkwall

Location: 58.954, -2.9

Altitude: 26m above mean sea level