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Kirkwall (nearest observation site to Bu Sands)

Sunday (Sunday 23 July 2017)
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Fog Overcast Sunny intervals Sunny day Sunny day Cloudy Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Mist Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast
Temperature (°C) Expand
13.6 ° 14.3 ° 15.9 ° 17.2 ° 17.3 ° 16.7 ° 15.0 ° 14.8 ° 14.3 ° 14.4 ° 14.1 ° 14.6 ° 13.7 ° 14.0 ° 13.3 ° 12.7 ° 12.7 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
ENE 13 ENE 14 ENE 13 ENE 13 NE 15 NE 15 NE 16 NE 15 NE 14 NE 15 NE 13 NNE 10 NNE 11 NNE 11 N 15 NNE 16 N 16
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
VP G G VG VG VG G G G G G G G G VG G G
Humidity Expand
100% 100% 94% 86% 83% 83% 91% 89% 91% 92% 94% 93% 92% 94% 93% 92% 92%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
1016 1016 1017 1017 1017 1017 1018 1018 1018 1018 1018 1018 1018 1018 1018 1019 1018
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
R R R R R R R R R R R S R F R R R
Sunrise: 04:40 Sunset: 21:55 Moon phase: New
Monday (Monday 24 July 2017)
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Temperature (°C) Expand
12.5 ° 12.3 ° 12.2 ° 12.1 ° 12.0 ° 11.8 ° 11.9 ° 11.9 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
N 18 N 19 NNE 16 N 16 N 14 N 14 NNW 13 N 16
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
VG VG VG VG VG G M G
Humidity Expand
91% 85% 87% 86% 88% 94% 98%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
1018 1018 1018 1018 1018 1018 1018 1018
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
R F F S S F F F
Sunrise: 04:42 Sunset: 21:53 Moon phase: New

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Extremes

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Orkney & Shetland extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Kirkwall 17.8 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Fair Isle 14.1 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Kirkwall 10.3 °C
Highest rainfall Baltasound 0.2 mm
Sunniest Kirkwall 4.0 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)