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    Extremes

    • Regional
    • UK
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    Orkney & Shetland extremes

    Parameter Location Value
    Highest maximum temperature Baltasound 15.2 °C
    Lowest maximum temperature Fair Isle 13.5 °C
    Lowest minimum temperature Lerwick 10.9 °C
    Highest rainfall Kirkwall 9.4 mm
    Sunniest Lerwick 1.0 hours

    UK extremes

    Parameter Location Value
    Highest maximum temperature Exeter Airport 24.7 °C
    Lowest maximum temperature Fair Isle 13.5 °C
    Lowest minimum temperature Redesdale Camp 5.8 °C
    Highest rainfall Lough Fea 18.6 mm
    Sunniest Kinloss 8.5 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)

    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: 0001 on Fri 29 Jul 2016

    Location Details

    Kirkwall

    Location: 58.985, -2.9607

    Altitude: 1.0 m above mean sea level