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    Extremes

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    Orkney & Shetland extremes

    Parameter Location Value
    Highest maximum temperature Baltasound 13.2 °C
    Lowest maximum temperature Kirkwall 12.4 °C
    Lowest minimum temperature Kirkwall 9.4 °C
    Highest rainfall Kirkwall 1.2 mm
    Sunniest Kirkwall 0.6 hours

    UK extremes

    Parameter Location Value
    Highest maximum temperature Glasgow 18.7 °C
    Lowest maximum temperature Fylingdales 9.9 °C
    Lowest minimum temperature Drumalbin 3.8 °C
    Highest rainfall Cromer 12.6 mm
    Sunniest Glasgow 8.3 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: 0002 on Fri 04 Sep 2015

    Location Details

    Kirkwall

    Location: 58.985, -2.9607

    Altitude: 1m above mean sea level