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    Extremes

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    Orkney & Shetland extremes

    Parameter Location Value
    Highest maximum temperature Fair Isle 5.5 °C
    Lowest maximum temperature Kirkwall 4.6 °C
    Lowest minimum temperature Lerwick 1.4 °C
    Highest rainfall Kirkwall 5.0 mm
    Sunniest Lerwick 0.7 hours

    UK extremes

    Parameter Location Value
    Highest maximum temperature Manston 13.8 °C
    Lowest maximum temperature Balmoral 1.0 °C
    Lowest minimum temperature Loch Glascarnoch -2.8 °C
    Highest rainfall Spadeadam 24.8 mm
    Sunniest Yeovilton 6.6 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 Thu 23 Nov 2017

    Location Details

    Kirkwall Airport

    Location: 58.9585, -2.8939

    Altitude: 11.0 m above mean sea level