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    Extremes

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    Orkney & Shetland extremes

    Parameter Location Value
    Highest maximum temperature Baltasound 4.8 °C
    Lowest maximum temperature Fair Isle 4.1 °C
    Lowest minimum temperature Lerwick 2.7 °C
    Highest rainfall Kirkwall Trace 
    Sunniest Lerwick 7.3 hours

    UK extremes

    Parameter Location Value
    Highest maximum temperature Isles of Scilly 10.8 °C
    Lowest maximum temperature Balmoral 0.6 °C
    Lowest minimum temperature Dalwhinnie -10.7 °C
    Highest rainfall Helens Bay 31.0 mm
    Sunniest Lerwick 7.3 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: 2303 on Fri 12 Feb 2016

    Location Details

    Kirkwall

    Location: 58.985, -2.9607

    Altitude: 1m above mean sea level