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Sun 29 Mar 2015
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Cloudy Cloudy Partly cloudy night Cloudy Cloudy Heavy shower day Heavy shower day Cloudy Light shower day Drizzle Sunny day Heavy shower day Cloudy Sunny intervals Cloudy Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Cloudy Overcast Heavy shower night Light rain
3.7 3.0 2.6 3.3 3.1 2.0 2.7 3.3 3.6 4.3 5.9 3.4 5.4 7.3 7.1 7.1 5.5 5.0 3.1 2.5 2.6
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W 13 W 8 W 8 W 11 W 13 WNW 9 SSW 11 SW 9 SW 13 WSW 13 W 10 SW 8 WSW 10 WSW 10 WSW 10 W 8 W 8 WSW 6 W 1 SSW 8 WSW 7
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) arrow down
E E VG E VG M M E M M E M E E E E E E G M G
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91% 91% 93% 93% 89% 91% 95% 93% 92% 89% 82% 90% 86% 76% 73% 68% 77% 81% 93% 93% 95%
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989 989 989 989 988 988 987 987 986 986 985 985 985 984 984 983 983 983 983 984 983
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) arrow down
R R F F F F F F F F F F F F F F F F R R F
Sunrise: 06:47 Sunset: 19:45 Moon phase: First quarter
Mon 30 Mar 2015
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Overcast Heavy shower night Overcast
3.3 3.1 3.2
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) arrow down
NW 16 32 NW 17 45 WNW 14 38
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) arrow down
E M G
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88% 78% 83%
Pressure (hPa) arrow down
984 985 986
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) arrow down
R R R
Sunrise: 06:44 Sunset: 19:47 Moon phase: First quarter
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Issued at: 0200 on Mon 30 Mar 2015

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Extremes

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Orkney & Shetland extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Baltasound 8.4 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Fair Isle 6.1 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Baltasound 1.7 °C
Highest rainfall Kirkwall 6.4 mm
Sunniest Lerwick 7.0 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Cambridge Niab 14.4 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Dalwhinnie 5.1 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Balmoral -1.5 °C
Highest rainfall Liscombe 21.0 mm
Sunniest Lerwick 7.0 hours

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Issued at: 0002 on Mon 30 Mar 2015