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Kirkwall

Kirkwall forecast
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Wed 30 Jul 2014
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Sunrise: 04:57 Sunset: 21:38 Moon phase: Waxing crescent
Thu 31 Jul 2014
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Sunrise: 04:59 Sunset: 21:36 Moon phase: Waxing crescent
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Issued at: 0000 on Fri 01 Aug 2014

Extremes

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Orkney & Shetland extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Kirkwall 16.1
Lowest maximum temperature Fair Isle 13.5
Lowest minimum temperature Kirkwall 11.0
Highest rainfall Fair Isle 3.2
Sunniest Kirkwall 3.5 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Gravesend 26.2
Lowest maximum temperature Loch Glascarnoch 13.3
Lowest minimum temperature South Newington 8.7
Highest rainfall Drumnadrochit 31.8
Sunniest Herstmonceux 11.6

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 Fri 01 Aug 2014

Weather Map

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Kirkwall Cloudy 58.985 -2.9607
Durness Overcast 58.567 -4.75
Lairg Overcast 58.0223 -4.401
Lerwick Cloudy 60.1536 -1.1435
Aberlour Cloudy 57.4751 -3.2155
Ullapool Overcast 57.8956 -5.16
Aberdeen Fog 57.1498 -2.0927
Stornoway Cloudy 58.2111 -6.3842
Portree Overcast 57.4127 -6.1949
Dundee Cloudy 56.4621 -2.9692
Benbecula (Balivanich) Airport Cloudy 57.4836 -7.3599
Edinburgh Overcast 55.9533 -3.1868
Glasgow Overcast 55.8643 -4.2505
Tiree Overcast 56.497 -6.887
Berwick-upon-Tweed Cloudy 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