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Kirkwall

Kirkwall forecast
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Mon 21 Jul 2014
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Cloudy Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Cloudy Cloudy Sunny intervals Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy
16.5 17.2 17.8 18.1 16.7 17.4 17.0 17.1 16.6 15.9 15.3 13.9 12.9
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Sunrise: 04:36 Sunset: 21:59 Moon phase: Third quarter
Tue 22 Jul 2014
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Overcast Cloudy Mist Mist Clear night Fog Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day
12.7 12.3 12.1 11.7 11.0 10.8 12.3 14.6 16.0 16.9 16.8 17.3
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WSW 5 WSW 3 SSW 7 SW 6 SSW 6 S 2 SW 5 ESE 2 S 7 S 7 S 9 S 8
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Sunrise: 04:38 Sunset: 21:57 Moon phase: Third quarter
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Issued at: 1100 on Tue 22 Jul 2014

Extremes

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Orkney & Shetland extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Kirkwall 18.4
Lowest maximum temperature Lerwick 16.2
Lowest minimum temperature Fair Isle 13.0
Highest rainfall Fair Isle 8.4
Sunniest Kirkwall 2.2 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Thorney Island 27.7
Lowest maximum temperature Lerwick 16.2
Lowest minimum temperature Eskdalemuir 6.6
Highest rainfall Fair Isle 8.4
Sunniest Morecambe 14.4

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 22 Jul 2014

Weather Map

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Kirkwall Sunny day 58.985 -2.9607
Durness Sunny day 58.567 -4.75
Lairg Sunny day 58.0223 -4.401
Lerwick Sunny intervals 60.1536 -1.1435
Aberlour Fog 57.4751 -3.2155
Ullapool Sunny intervals 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 intervals 56.4621 -2.9692
Benbecula (Balivanich) Airport Overcast 57.4836 -7.3599
Edinburgh Sunny day 55.9533 -3.1868
Glasgow Sunny intervals 55.8643 -4.2505
Tiree Overcast 56.497 -6.887
Berwick-upon-Tweed Sunny day 55.7702 -2.0038
Biggar Cloudy 55.6234 -3.5226

Location Details

Kirkwall

Location: 58.985, -2.9607

Altitude: 1m above mean sea level

Kirkwall

Location: 58.954, -2.9

Altitude: 26 m above mean sea level

Distance from Kirkwall: 4.9 km