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Kirkwall

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Kirkwall forecast
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Fri 24 Oct 2014
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10.7 10.0 9.3 8.9 8.9 8.3 8.6 8.4
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Sunrise: 08:10 Sunset: 17:41 Moon phase: New
Sat 25 Oct 2014
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SSW 16 SSW 16 SSW 17 SSW 16 SSW 17 SSW 16 SSW 21 SSW 18 29 SSW 21 32 S 24 34 SSW 23 34 SSW 24 33 SW 22 34 SW 18 31 SW 16 32 SW 24 36
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Sunrise: 08:12 Sunset: 17:38 Moon phase: New
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Issued at: 1600 on Sat 25 Oct 2014

Extremes

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Orkney & Shetland extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Fair Isle 10.9 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Lerwick 10.4 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Baltasound 6.4 °C
Highest rainfall Baltasound 1.0 mm
Sunniest Kirkwall 5.5 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Gravesend 17.9 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Tulloch Bridge 8.2 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Kinbrace 2.9 °C
Highest rainfall Achnagart 29.4 mm
Sunniest Kirkwall 5.5 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: 0003 on Sat 25 Oct 2014

Weather Map

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

Location Details

Kirkwall

Location: 58.954, -2.9

Altitude: 26m above mean sea level