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Kirkwall forecast
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Thu 23 Oct 2014
2300
Partly cloudy night
9.8
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Sunrise: 08:07 Sunset: 17:44 Moon phase: New
Fri 24 Oct 2014
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Sunrise: 08:10 Sunset: 17:41 Moon phase: New
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Issued at: 2300 on Fri 24 Oct 2014

Extremes

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Orkney & Shetland extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Fair Isle 10.9 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Lerwick 10.4 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Baltasound 6.4 °C
Highest rainfall Baltasound 1.0 mm
Sunniest Kirkwall 5.5 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Gravesend 17.9 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Tulloch Bridge 8.2 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Kinbrace 2.9 °C
Highest rainfall Achnagart 29.4 mm
Sunniest Kirkwall 5.5 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: 0003 on Sat 25 Oct 2014

Weather Map

Fri 2300

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Kirkwall Clear night 58.985 -2.9607
Durness Overcast 58.567 -4.75
Lairg Overcast 58.0223 -4.401
Lerwick Clear night 60.1536 -1.1435
Aberlour Clear night 57.4751 -3.2155
Ullapool Partly cloudy night 57.8956 -5.16
Aberdeen Clear night 57.1498 -2.0927
Stornoway Clear night 58.2111 -6.3842
Portree Cloudy 57.4127 -6.1949
Dundee Cloudy 56.4621 -2.9692
Benbecula (Balivanich) Airport Partly cloudy night 57.4836 -7.3599
Edinburgh Partly cloudy night 55.9533 -3.1868
Glasgow Sunny intervals 55.8643 -4.2505
Tiree Cloudy 56.497 -6.887
Berwick-upon-Tweed Clear night 55.7702 -2.0038
Biggar Partly cloudy night 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