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    Extremes

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    • UK
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    Orkney & Shetland extremes

    Parameter Location Value
    Highest maximum temperature Kirkwall 6.5 °C
    Lowest maximum temperature Lerwick 4.3 °C
    Lowest minimum temperature Baltasound 2.5 °C
    Highest rainfall Lerwick 15.4 mm
    Sunniest Lerwick 0.0 hours

    UK extremes

    Parameter Location Value
    Highest maximum temperature Hawarden 16.5 °C
    Lowest maximum temperature Loch Glascarnoch 2.6 °C
    Lowest minimum temperature Loch Glascarnoch 1.1 °C
    Highest rainfall Capel Curig 83.6 mm
    Sunniest Shoeburyness 6.2 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: 2301 on Wed 22 Nov 2017

    Location Details

    Kirkwall

    Location: 58.954, -2.9

    Altitude: 26.0 m above mean sea level