Climate for fruit trees in Kirkwall

Annual climate averages


This location London Edinburgh Cardiff
Length of growing season: 297 days 332 days 307 days 340 days
Average minimum temperatures: 1 C 2 C 1 C 3 C
Average maximum temperatures: 17 C 23 C 19 C 21 C
Rainfall: 1015 mm 656 mm 684 mm 1022 mm
Sunshine hours: 1242 hours 1705 hours 1418 hours 1655 hours

Monthly climate averages for this location

Month Avg. Minimum temp. Avg. Maximum temp. Rainfall Sunshine hours
Jan 2 C 7 C 116 mm (11.4%) 34 hours  (2.7%)
Feb 2 C 7 C 89 mm (8.8%) 69 hours  (5.6%)
Mar 2 C 8 C 73 mm (7.2%) 114 hours  (9.2%)
Apr 4 C 11 C 67 mm (6.6%) 155 hours  (12.5%)
May 6 C 13 C 46 mm (4.5%) 185 hours  (14.9%)
Jun 9 C 15 C 66 mm (6.5%) 148 hours  (11.9%)
Jul 11 C 17 C 43 mm (4.2%) 144 hours  (11.6%)
Aug 11 C 17 C 65 mm (6.4%) 133 hours  (10.7%)
Sep 9 C 15 C 79 mm (7.8%) 110 hours  (8.9%)
Oct 7 C 12 C 134 mm (13.2%) 83 hours  (6.7%)
Nov 5 C 9 C 133 mm (13.1%) 42 hours  (3.4%)
Dec 3 C 8 C 104 mm (10.2%) 25 hours  (2.0%)


This weather data is mostly derived from averages for the period 2001-2006.