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Kirkwall (nearest observation site to Bu Sands)

Wednesday (Wednesday 28 June 2017)
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Temperature (°C) Expand
9.7 ° 9.9 ° 10.4 ° 11.3 ° 11.7 ° 12.0 ° 12.8 ° 13.1 ° 13.0 ° 12.5 ° 11.9 ° 12.5 ° 12.3 ° 12.2 ° 11.7 ° 11.4 ° 11.5 ° 11.2 ° 10.9 ° 10.7 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
E 10 E 10 E 11 E 13 E 15 E 16 E 16 ENE 17 E 21 ENE 17 ENE 16 ENE 16 NE 17 ENE 16 NE 17 NE 17 NE 15 NE 14 NE 16 NE 16
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
E VG E E VG E E VG VG E E VG VG E VG E VG VG VG VG
Humidity Expand
87% 87% 83% 81% 78% 75% 70% 74% 75% 67% 66% 68% 62% 66% 70% 69% 78% 78% 82% 86%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
1010 1010 1010 1010 1010 1010 1011 1011 1011 1010 1010 1010 1010 1010 1009 1009 1009 1009 1009 1009
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
F F F F F R R R R F F F F F F F F F F R
Sunrise: 04:03 Sunset: 22:26 Moon phase: Waxing crescent
Thursday (Thursday 29 June 2017)
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Temperature (°C) Expand
10.7 ° 10.6 ° 10.5 ° 10.4 ° 10.2 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
NE 17 NE 17 NE 17 NE 19 NE 19
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
G VG VG G G
Humidity Expand
87% 84% 85% 84% 86%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
1009 1009 1008 1008 1008
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
F F F F F
Sunrise: 04:03 Sunset: 22:26 Moon phase: Waxing crescent

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Extremes

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Orkney & Shetland extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Baltasound 13.8 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Fair Isle 12.6 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Baltasound 8.0 °C
Highest rainfall Kirkwall Trace
Sunniest Kirkwall 5.7 hours

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Location details

Bu Sands

Location: 58.859, -2.88
Altitude: 0.0 m above mean sea level

Kirkwall

Location: 58.954, -2.9
Altitude: 26.0 m above mean sea level
Distance from Bu Sands: 6.6 (miles)