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Kirkwall (nearest observation site to Foubister)

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Wednesday (22 March 2017)
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Light shower night Cloudy Cloudy Overcast Overcast
Temperature (°C) Expand
3.5 ° 3.7 ° 2.8 ° 3.9 ° 3.2 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
NNW 11 NNE 9 NE 6 N 7 ENE 5
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
VG E E E E
Humidity Expand
77% 65% 69% 63% 62%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
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Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
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Sunrise: 06:09 Sunset: 18:29 Moon phase: Third quarter
Thursday (23 March 2017)
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Temperature (°C) Expand
3.0 ° 1.0 ° 0.0 ° 0.3 ° 0.3 ° -0.7 ° 0.0 ° 0.9 ° 3.9 ° 5.2 ° 5.8 ° 6.6 ° 6.9 ° 6.8 ° 7.4 ° 7.3 ° 6.7 ° 6.1 ° 5.2 ° 3.6 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
N 3 SW 1 SW 3 WSW 5 WSW 5 WSW 5 SW 2 SW 5 SW 5 SSW 6 SW 7 SW 10 SSW 11 SSW 11 WSW 10 WSW 8 S 9 S 11 S 11 S 11
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
E E E E E E E E E VG VG VG VG E VG E E E E E
Humidity Expand
58% 64% 69% 68% 70% 72% 72% 71% 74% 62% 57% 58% 56% 57% 52% 46% 59% 63% 65% 75%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
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Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
R R R R R R R R R R R R R R R F F F F F
Sunrise: 06:06 Sunset: 18:32 Moon phase: Waning crescent

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Extremes

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Orkney & Shetland extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Kirkwall 6.3 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Lerwick (S. Screen) 4.8 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Lerwick (S. Screen) -0.4 °C
Highest rainfall Baltasound 1.0 mm
Sunniest Kirkwall 5.8 hours

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Location details

Foubister

Location: 58.919, -2.837
Altitude: 24.0 m above mean sea level

Kirkwall

Location: 58.954, -2.9
Altitude: 26.0 m above mean sea level
Distance from Foubister: 3.3 (miles)