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Kirkwall (nearest observation site to Wide Firth)

Monday (Monday 26 June 2017)
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Cloudy Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Cloudy Overcast Cloudy Cloudy Overcast Overcast Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Overcast Sunny intervals Clear night
Temperature (°C) Expand
10.8 ° 11.1 ° 12.6 ° 11.8 ° 11.9 ° 12.2 ° 11.8 ° 12.3 ° 12.3 ° 11.6 ° 11.6 ° 11.3 ° 10.9 ° 10.3 ° 8.2 ° 7.0 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
NNW 13 NNW 14 N 13 N 13 N 11 N 11 NNE 11 NNE 10 NNE 11 NNE 10 ENE 9 NE 9 ENE 8 NE 7 ENE 6 E 6
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
VG VG E VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG E VG VG
Humidity Expand
69% 64% 71% 66% 63% 66% 67% 63% 66% 65% 69% 66% 72% 71% 78% 85%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
1012 1013 1013 1014 1014 1014 1015 1015 1015 1015 1015 1015 1016 1016 1016 1016
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
R R R R R R R R R R R R R R R R
Sunrise: 04:00 Sunset: 22:29 Moon phase: New
Tuesday (Tuesday 27 June 2017)
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Cloudy Clear night Clear night Cloudy Overcast Overcast Cloudy Overcast Cloudy
Temperature (°C) Expand
7.1 ° 5.9 ° 6.0 ° 6.2 ° 6.6 ° 7.0 ° 8.7 ° 9.3 ° 11.1 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
E 5 E 2 ESE 7 ESE 5 ESE 6 ESE 6 ESE 6 E 7 E 11
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
VG VG VG VG VG E E VG VG
Humidity Expand
86% 91% 93% 94% 92% 93% 92% 88% 77%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
1016 1016 1015 1015 1015 1014 1014 1014 1014
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
S F F F F F F F F
Sunrise: 04:01 Sunset: 22:29 Moon phase: Waxing crescent

– = No Data

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Extremes

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Orkney & Shetland extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Baltasound 13.1 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Fair Isle 11.7 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Lerwick (S. Screen) 7.7 °C
Highest rainfall Kirkwall 0.2 mm
Sunniest Lerwick (S. Screen) 7.3 hours

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Location details

Wide Firth

Location: 59.022, -3.031
Altitude: 0.0 m above mean sea level

Kirkwall

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