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Kirkwall forecast
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Fri 31 Oct 2014
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Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Light shower day Light rain Cloudy Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Drizzle
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Sunrise: 07:27 Sunset: 16:23 Moon phase: First quarter
Sat 01 Nov 2014
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Sunrise: 07:29 Sunset: 16:20 Moon phase: First quarter
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Issued at: 1200 on Sat 01 Nov 2014

Extremes

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Orkney & Shetland extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Kirkwall 13.3 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Lerwick 11.5 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Lerwick 8.2 °C
Highest rainfall Baltasound 17.8 mm
Sunniest Lerwick 0.0 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Gravesend 23.6 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Lerwick 11.5 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Altnaharra 6.9 °C
Highest rainfall Lusa 20.6 mm
Sunniest Hurn 7.2 hours

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: 2303 on Fri 31 Oct 2014

Weather map

Sat 1100

Weather observation map for Kirkwall

Kirkwall Kirkwall – Sunny day 58.985 -2.9607
Durness Durness – Cloudy 58.567 -4.75
Lairg Lairg – Cloudy 58.0223 -4.401
Lerwick Lerwick – Sunny intervals 60.1536 -1.1435
Aberlour Aberlour – Sunny intervals 57.4751 -3.2155
Ullapool Ullapool – Light shower day 57.8956 -5.16
Aberdeen Aberdeen – Sunny day 57.1498 -2.0927
Stornoway Stornoway – Cloudy 58.2111 -6.3842
Portree Portree – Overcast 57.4127 -6.1949
Benbecula (Balivanich) Airport Benbecula (Balivanich) Airport – Cloudy 57.4836 -7.3599
Edinburgh Edinburgh – Sunny intervals 55.9533 -3.1868
Glasgow Glasgow – Sunny intervals 55.8643 -4.2505
Tiree Tiree – Cloudy 56.497 -6.887
Berwick-upon-Tweed Berwick-upon-Tweed – Sunny intervals 55.7702 -2.0038
Biggar 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