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Kirkwall (nearest observation site to Dounby)

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Dounby forecast
Mon 26 Sep 2016
2100 2200 2300
Partly cloudy night Clear night Partly cloudy night
11.3 ° 10.8 ° 10.8 °
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S 11 S 10 S 11
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G VG VG
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89% 89% 93%
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1015 1015 1015
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R R F
Tue 27 Sep 2016
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Cloudy Clear night Clear night Cloudy Overcast Cloudy Cloudy Light shower day Heavy rain Light rain Overcast Cloudy Sunny intervals Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Overcast Light shower night Heavy rain Overcast
9.9 ° 10.0 ° 9.8 ° 10.6 ° 11.1 ° 11.2 ° 11.3 ° 11.3 ° 10.9 ° 11.6 ° 13.3 ° 12.8 ° 14.2 ° 14.6 ° 14.5 ° 12.7 ° 13.1 ° 13.0 ° 11.4 ° 11.4 ° 11.6 °
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SSW 8 S 10 S 11 S 9 SSE 10 S 13 S 15 SSE 18 SSE 24 34 SSE 28 37 S 30 44 WSW 30 46 WSW 33 48 WSW 36 47 WSW 32 49 WSW 32 49 SW 31 45 SW 28 40 SW 22 40 SW 33 53 WSW 32 52
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G G VG VG VG E VG G M G G M G G G G G G M M G
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93% 95% 95% 95% 94% 91% 90% 91% 96% 97% 89% 88% 73% 67% 69% 79% 78% 77% 93% 92% 88%
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F F F F F F F F F F F F R R R R R R F F F
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Issued at: 2100 on Tue 27 Sep 2016

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Extremes

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Orkney & Shetland extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Kirkwall 15.0 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Lerwick 13.4 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Kirkwall 8.0 °C
Highest rainfall Kirkwall Trace 
Sunniest Lerwick 8.8 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Shoeburyness 19.5 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Blencathra 11.7 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Aboyne 0.1 °C
Highest rainfall Porthmadog 24.2 mm
Sunniest Lerwick 8.8 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)

The information shown is initial data as it is received; observations are subject to final quality control after publication on this website. This is particularly the case for rainfall totals during snow events.

Issued at: 0754 on Tue 27 Sep 2016