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Kirkwall

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Kirkwall forecast
Mon 29 Jun 2015
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Overcast Cloudy Cloudy Overcast Overcast Cloudy Sunny intervals Cloudy Overcast Overcast
15.1 14.8 14.4 14.9 13.9 14.6 14.3 12.5 12.0 12.0
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) arrow down
SSW 9 S 10 S 8 SW 7 SW 3 E 2 SE 6 SSE 7 SSE 9 SSE 8
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) arrow down
VG E E VG M VG E E VG VG
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80% 80% 82% 76% 79% 77% 80% 89% 89% 89%
Pressure (hPa) arrow down
1016 1016 1016 1017 1017 1017 1017 1017 1018 1017
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) arrow down
R R R R R R R R R R
Sunrise: 04:02 Sunset: 22:27 Moon phase: Waxing gibbous
Tue 30 Jun 2015
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Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Light shower day Light rain Overcast Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy
12.2 12.2 12.3 12.0 11.5 11.9 12.0 12.1 11.9 12.2 12.9 13.7 14.9 17.6 16.9
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S 9 S 10 S 10 SSE 9 SE 9 SSE 9 SE 10 SE 11 SE 14 S 17 S 18 S 22 29 S 19 S 18 S 21
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) arrow down
VG E E E VG G G G M G G G G G VG
Humidity arrow down
88% 88% 86% 88% 92% 94% 93% 92% 94% 92% 91% 89% 84% 79% 78%
Pressure (hPa) arrow down
1017 1017 1016 1016 1016 1015 1014 1014 1013 1013 1013 1013 1013 1013 1013
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) arrow down
F F F F F F F F F F F F F F F
Sunrise: 04:03 Sunset: 22:26 Moon phase: Waxing gibbous
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Issued at: 1400 on Tue 30 Jun 2015

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Extremes

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Orkney & Shetland extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Kirkwall 16.2 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Lerwick 13.3 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Baltasound 8.9 °C
Highest rainfall Fair Isle 3.4 mm
Sunniest Lerwick 2.0 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Gravesend 26.7 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Lerwick 13.3 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Aboyne 6.0 °C
Highest rainfall Kinlochewe 11.8 mm
Sunniest Wattisham 14.8 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: 0002 on Tue 30 Jun 2015

Weather map

Tue 1400

Weather observation map for Kirkwall

Kirkwall Kirkwall – Cloudy 58.985 -2.9607
Altnaharra SAWS Altnaharra SAWS – Sunny intervals 58.288 -4.442
Altnaharra SAWS Altnaharra SAWS – Sunny intervals 58.288 -4.442
Lerwick (S. Screen) Lerwick (S. Screen) – Cloudy 60.139 -1.183
Lossiemouth Lossiemouth – Sunny day 57.712 -3.322
Aultbea Aultbea – Cloudy 57.859 -5.636
Aberdeen Airport Aberdeen Airport – Cloudy 57.206 -2.202
Bealach Na Ba Bealach Na Ba – No data 57.4175 -5.689
Stornoway Stornoway – Cloudy 58.214 -6.325
Skye/Lusa (SAMOS) Skye/Lusa (SAMOS) – Sunny intervals 57.257 -5.809
Aonach Mor Aonach Mor – No data 56.822 -4.97
Leuchars Leuchars – Overcast 56.377 -2.862
Glen Ogle Glen Ogle – No data 56.423 -4.32
South Uist Range South Uist Range – Overcast 57.358 -7.397
Edinburgh/Gogarbank Edinburgh/Gogarbank – Cloudy 55.928 -3.343
Glasgow/Bishopton Glasgow/Bishopton – Overcast 55.907 -4.533
Tiree Tiree – Sunny intervals 56.497 -6.887
Charterhall Charterhall – Sunny day 55.709 -2.383
Drumalbin Drumalbin – Cloudy 55.627 -3.735

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