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Kirkwall (nearest observation site to Kirkwall Youth Hostel)

Friday (Friday 21 July 2017)
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Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Clear night Clear night
Temperature (°C) Expand
15.2 ° 14.0 ° 13.7 ° 13.0 ° 13.0 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
SE 19 29 ESE 18 29 ESE 17 ESE 13 ESE 13
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
VG G G G G
Humidity Expand
85% 91% 94% 97% 97%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
1011 1011 1012 1012 1013
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
R R R R R
Sunrise: 04:35 Sunset: 22:00 Moon phase: Waning crescent
Saturday (Saturday 22 July 2017)
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Mist Mist Mist Mist Mist Mist Mist Mist Cloudy Cloudy Overcast Overcast Overcast Sunny intervals Cloudy Sunny intervals Sunny day Sunny day Sunny intervals Cloudy
Temperature (°C) Expand
12.9 ° 12.9 ° 13.3 ° 12.8 ° 12.4 ° 12.9 ° 13.2 ° 13.5 ° 14.2 ° 15.6 ° 16.1 ° 15.2 ° 16.4 ° 16.5 ° 16.9 ° 16.9 ° 16.7 ° 15.5 ° 15.2 ° 14.2 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
ESE 14 ESE 14 ESE 17 ESE 15 ESE 13 ESE 14 ESE 15 ESE 14 ESE 13 ESE 16 ESE 17 ESE 17 ESE 16 ESE 16 E 14 E 15 E 13 E 13 E 13 ENE 11
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
M M M M M M M M G G G G VG G VG VG E E VG VG
Humidity Expand
98% 100% 100% 100% 100% 100% 97% 93% 91% 90% 91% 85% 84% 80% 80% 82% 83% 89%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
1013 1013 1014 1014 1014 1014 1014 1014 1015 1015 1015 1015 1015 1015 1016 1015 1015 1015 1015 1015
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 F F F F
Sunrise: 04:37 Sunset: 21:58 Moon phase: Waning crescent

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Extremes

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Orkney & Shetland extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Kirkwall 16.7 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Fair Isle 14.1 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Kirkwall 9.7 °C
Highest rainfall Baltasound 15.4 mm
Sunniest Kirkwall 14.6 hours

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Location details

Kirkwall Youth Hostel

Location: 58.971, -2.964
Altitude: 6.0 m above mean sea level

Kirkwall

Location: 58.954, -2.9
Altitude: 26.0 m above mean sea level
Distance from Kirkwall Youth Hostel: 2.6 (miles)