Kirkwall, Orkney weather in April 2021

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  • 9°C maximum daytime temperature in April in Kirkwall, Orkney9
    9°C max day temperature
  • 5 hours of sunshine per day
  • 18 days with some rainfall in April in Kirkwall, Orkney18
    18 days with some rainfall
  • 3°C minimum night-time temperature in April in Kirkwall, Orkney3
    3°C min night temperature
  • 15 hours of daylight per day in April in Kirkwall, Orkney15
    15 hours of daylight per day
  • No heat & humidity in April in Kirkwall, Orkney0
    No heat & humidity
  • 55 mm monthly rainfall in April in Kirkwall, Orkney55
    55 mm of monthly rainfall
  • UV (maximum) index 3 (Moderate) in April in Kirkwall, Orkney3
    3 (Moderate) UV index
  • 7°C sea temperature in April in Kirkwall, Orkney7
    7°C sea temperature
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The April weather guide for Kirkwall, Orkney, Scotland shows long term weather averages processed from data supplied by CRU (University of East Anglia), the Met Office & the Netherlands Meteorological Institute. Find out more about our data sources.

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How warm is it in Kirkwall, Orkney in April?

Daytime temperatures usually reach 9°C in Kirkwall, Orkney in April, falling to 3°C at night.

How sunny is it in Kirkwall, Orkney in April?

There are normally 5 hours of bright sunshine each day in Kirkwall, Orkney in April - that's 31% of daylight hours.

Is the sea cold around Kirkwall, Orkney in April?

The average sea temperature around Kirkwall, Orkney in April is 7°C.

Does it rain in Kirkwall, Orkney in April?

There are usually 18 days with some rain in Kirkwall, Orkney in April and the average monthly rainfall is 55mm.

Kirkwall, Orkney sunrise & sunset times for April 2021

Browse the sunrise & sunset times for Kirkwall, Orkney in April 2021. Select a month to view Kirkwall, Orkney sunrise & sunset times for the next twelve months.

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Date Sunrise times Sunset times
Thursday, 1st April 2021 06:38 19:55
Thursday, 15th April 2021 05:58 20:27
Friday, 30th April 2021 05:17 21:03
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Where is warm in Scotland in April for 2021/2022?

Below are average maximum temperatures at popular destinations in Scotland in April. Select a destination to see more weather parameters.

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