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Kirkwall

Kirkwall forecast
  • Wed
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Wed 23 Jul 2014
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Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Mist Mist Overcast Overcast Overcast Fog Fog
15.3 15.3 15.1 15.0 14.7 14.4 14.1 14.0 13.8 13.1 12.7
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SE 14 SSE 15 SSE 15 SE 15 SE 15 SE 14 SE 13 SE 15 SSE 13 SSE 13 SSE 11
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Sunrise: 04:40 Sunset: 21:55 Moon phase: Waning crescent
Thu 24 Jul 2014
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Fog Fog Fog Fog Fog Fog Fog Fog Fog Fog Overcast Cloudy Sunny day Sunny day
12.7 12.7 12.6 12.6 12.3 12.0 12.0 12.2 12.6 12.8 13.8 14.8 17.4 19.0
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SSE 14 SSE 9 SSE 11 S 6 SSE 6 SSE 8 SSE 6 SSE 6 SSE 8 S 7 SSE 7 S 6 S 8 SSE 8
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S F S F F F F F F R R R R R
Sunrise: 04:42 Sunset: 21:53 Moon phase: Waning crescent
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Issued at: 1300 on Thu 24 Jul 2014

Extremes

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Orkney & Shetland extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Kirkwall 15.6
Lowest maximum temperature Fair Isle 14.4
Lowest minimum temperature Baltasound 9.1
Highest rainfall Kirkwall 0.2
Sunniest Lerwick 0.0 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Heathrow 29.8
Lowest maximum temperature Fair Isle 14.4
Lowest minimum temperature Carterhouse 7.8
Highest rainfall Inverbervie 0.4
Sunniest Tiree 15.2

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 Thu 24 Jul 2014

Weather Map

Thu 1200

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

Location Details

Kirkwall

Location: 58.954, -2.9

Altitude: 26m above mean sea level