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Kirkwall (nearest observation site to Bu Sands)

Friday (26 May 2017)
2300
Partly cloudy night
Temperature (°C) Expand
14.0 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
S 17
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
G
Humidity Expand
88%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
1013
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
F
Sunrise: 04:21 Sunset: 21:57 Moon phase: New
Saturday (27 May 2017)
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Clear night Clear night Clear night Partly cloudy night Cloudy Mist Mist Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Cloudy Overcast Overcast Cloudy Cloudy Mist Mist
Temperature (°C) Expand
13.5 ° 12.4 ° 12.3 ° 11.9 ° 11.6 ° 11.0 ° 11.3 ° 12.5 ° 13.4 ° 14.8 ° 15.3 ° 15.8 ° 16.9 ° 17.1 ° 18.0 ° 17.8 ° 15.5 ° 15.5 ° 13.7 ° 14.0 ° 13.4 ° 12.1 ° 11.4 ° 11.4 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
S 17 S 19 S 18 S 18 S 19 SSE 18 S 17 S 18 S 18 S 15 S 19 S 17 S 14 SSE 18 S 19 SSE 16 SSE 16 ESE 7 S 9 SSE 7 E 3 ESE 3 ENE 1 N 3
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
G G G G G M M G M G G G G G G G G G M G M M M M
Humidity Expand
91% 94% 92% 93% 95% 97% 98% 96% 91% 87% 83% 82% 80% 79% 77% 77% 81% 81% 85% 88% 89% 93% 95% 97%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
1012 1012 1012 1012 1012 1011 1011 1011 1011 1011 1011 1010 1010 1010 1009 1010 1009 1009 1009 1008 1008 1008 1008 1008
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
F F F F F F F F F F F F F F F F F F F F F F F F
Sunrise: 04:19 Sunset: 21:59 Moon phase: New

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Extremes

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Orkney & Shetland extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Kirkwall 21.9 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Fair Isle 12.9 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Kirkwall 8.1 °C
Highest rainfall Lerwick (S. Screen) 0.4 mm
Sunniest Kirkwall 15.1 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)