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Kirkwall

Kirkwall forecast
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Sun 31 Aug 2014
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Overcast Heavy shower night Light rain
13.7 13.3 13.3
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S 16 S 19 SSW 14 30
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) arrow down
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Sunrise: 06:07 Sunset: 20:16 Moon phase: First quarter
Mon 01 Sep 2014
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Cloudy Light rain Drizzle Overcast Cloudy Clear night Clear night Sunny day Sunny intervals Cloudy Overcast Sunny intervals Sunny day Sunny day Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Cloudy
13.0 13.3 13.2 12.4 12.0 11.5 10.2 10.9 13.0 13.8 14.1 15.5 16.4 17.1 16.1 16.6 14.6 15.0 14.7 14.6 14.0 13.8
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S 15 SSW 15 SW 11 W 10 W 13 W 13 WSW 7 SW 9 WSW 15 SW 13 SW 14 SW 15 SW 15 SW 15 WSW 13 WSW 13 W 14 WSW 14 W 14 WSW 10 WSW 9 WSW 9
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1011 1011 1012 1012 1013 1013 1013 1014 1015 1015 1016 1016 1016 1017 1017 1017 1017 1018 1018 1018 1019 1019
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R R R R R R R R R R R R R R R R R R R R R R
Sunrise: 06:09 Sunset: 20:13 Moon phase: First quarter
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Issued at: 2100 on Mon 01 Sep 2014

Extremes

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Orkney & Shetland extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Kirkwall 18.3
Lowest maximum temperature Fair Isle 14.7
Lowest minimum temperature Baltasound 10.0
Highest rainfall Kirkwall 0.8
Sunniest Kirkwall 7.5 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Shoreham 23.3
Lowest maximum temperature Fair Isle 14.7
Lowest minimum temperature Shobdon 6.0
Highest rainfall Crosby 4.6
Sunniest Waddington 11.9

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 Mon 01 Sep 2014

Weather Map

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Kirkwall Cloudy 58.985 -2.9607
Durness Cloudy 58.567 -4.75
Lairg Cloudy 58.0223 -4.401
Lerwick Overcast 60.1536 -1.1435
Aberlour Cloudy 57.4751 -3.2155
Ullapool Overcast 57.8956 -5.16
Aberdeen Cloudy 57.1498 -2.0927
Stornoway Overcast 58.2111 -6.3842
Portree Overcast 57.4127 -6.1949
Dundee Cloudy 56.4621 -2.9692
Benbecula (Balivanich) Airport Overcast 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 Clear night 55.7702 -2.0038
Biggar Overcast 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