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Kirkwall (nearest observation site to Hoy Sound)

Saturday (27 May 2017)
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Cloudy Mist Mist
Temperature (°C) Expand
12.1 ° 11.4 ° 11.4 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
ESE 3 ENE 1 N 3
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
M M M
Humidity Expand
93% 95% 97%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
1008 1008 1008
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
F F F
Sunrise: 04:21 Sunset: 22:02 Moon phase: New
Sunday (28 May 2017)
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Mist Mist Overcast Overcast Overcast Cloudy Cloudy Drizzle Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Sunny intervals Sunny day Cloudy Overcast Overcast Cloudy Cloudy
Temperature (°C) Expand
11.0 ° 11.0 ° 11.3 ° 12.0 ° 11.5 ° 11.3 ° 11.3 ° 11.7 ° 11.2 ° 10.8 ° 10.7 ° 11.0 ° 11.3 ° 11.5 ° 13.3 ° 12.8 ° 12.5 ° 12.2 ° 11.9 ° 11.0 ° 10.9 ° 10.6 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
N 3 NNE 5 NW 6 NNW 9 NW 10 NNW 9 NW 9 NW 11 NNW 21 29 NNW 18 29 NNW 19 29 NW 16 NNW 18 NW 18 30 NNW 22 30 NW 18 29 NNW 18 NW 15 NNW 15 NNW 13 NNW 13 NNW 11
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
M P M M M M M M VG G G G G VG VG E VG E E VG VG VG
Humidity Expand
100% 98% 97% 98% 97% 98% 95% 92% 86% 80% 74% 76% 77% 77% 79% 83% 82%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
1008 1008 1008 1008 1008 1009 1009 1010 1011 1012 1013 1014 1015 1016 1017 1017 1018 1018 1019 1019 1019 1019
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
F F F F R R R R R R R R R R R R R R R R R R
Sunrise: 04:19 Sunset: 22:03 Moon phase: New

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Extremes

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Orkney & Shetland extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Kirkwall 18.1 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Fair Isle 13.2 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Baltasound 9.1 °C
Highest rainfall Kirkwall 0.0 mm
Sunniest Lerwick (S. Screen) 10.7 hours

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Location details

Hoy Sound

Location: 58.944, -3.381
Altitude: 0.0 m above mean sea level

Kirkwall

Location: 58.954, -2.9
Altitude: 26.0 m above mean sea level
Distance from Hoy Sound: 17.2 (miles)