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Kirkwall (nearest observation site to Papa Westray Youth Hostel)

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Papa Westray Youth Hostel forecast
Sun 04 Dec 2016
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3.8 ° 3.3 ° 3.5 ° 2.9 ° 2.4 ° 2.2 °
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SW 10 WSW 6 WSW 5 WSW 2 SSE 6 SSW 8
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E E E E E E
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83% 88% 85% 82% 86% 93%
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1027 1027 1027 1027 1027 1026
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R R R R F F
Mon 05 Dec 2016
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Clear night Clear night Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Clear night Partly cloudy night Clear night Clear night Clear night Cloudy Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Clear night Clear night Clear night
2.0 ° 1.9 ° 2.5 ° 2.4 ° 2.6 ° 2.0 ° 2.9 ° 1.3 ° 1.3 ° 2.1 ° 3.3 ° 5.2 ° 5.5 ° 6.1 ° 5.5 ° 3.7 ° 3.6 ° 2.7 ° 2.5 °
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S 5 SSW 3 WSW 2 WSW 2 WSW 2 SW 2 WSW 2 WSW 3 S 5 SSW 6 WSW 3 WSW 2 SW 5 WSW 2 N 0 ESE 5 ESE 6 SE 7 SE 7
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E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E VG E
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91% 91% 94% 92% 91% 89% 87% 87% 91% 92% 89% 81% 82% 79% 79% 91% 94% 93% 95%
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1026 1026 1026 1026 1026 1026 1025 1025 1026 1026 1026 1026 1026 1026 1026 1025 1025 1025 1025
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F F F F F F F F R R R R R F F F F F F
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Issued at: 1800 on Mon 5 Dec 2016

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Extremes

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Orkney & Shetland extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Baltasound 9.1 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Kirkwall 6.8 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Kirkwall 3.0 °C
Highest rainfall Fair Isle 2.0 mm
Sunniest Kirkwall 1.1 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Isles of Scilly 9.9 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Aviemore 0.6 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Aviemore -6.7 °C
Highest rainfall Harris Quidnish 3.2 mm
Sunniest Filton 7.2 hours

About extremes

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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: 2302 on Sun 4 Dec 2016