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Kirkwall forecast
Sat 06 Feb 2016
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Sunny intervals Cloudy Cloudy Overcast Overcast Cloudy Overcast Cloudy Overcast Overcast
5.2 5.3 5.3 5.3 5.2 5.1 5.1 4.9 5.4 5.5
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) arrow down
SSE 22 31 SSE 24 32 SE 19 31 SE 19 29 ESE 22 30 ESE 22 31 ESE 22 32 E 21 36 E 21 32 E 17 29
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) arrow down
VG G VG G G VG VG P G G
Humidity arrow down
83% 82% 82% 86% 83% 84% 88% 93% 95% 97%
Pressure (hPa) arrow down
986 984 983 982 981 979 978 977 975 974
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) arrow down
F F F F F F F F F F
Sun 07 Feb 2016
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Heavy rain Light rain Overcast Clear night Cloudy Cloudy Clear night Clear night Clear night Sunny day Cloudy Sunny intervals Cloudy Overcast Cloudy
6.1 6.4 6.4 4.7 4.4 4.6 4.2 4.4 4.7 4.9 5.4 5.7 5.6 5.3 5.3
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) arrow down
E 15 ESE 14 SSE 13 S 13 S 13 S 17 S 15 S 16 S 17 S 22 31 S 22 31 SSE 24 34 SSE 25 36 SSE 18 32 S 17
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) arrow down
M G G VG VG VG VG VG VG G G G VG G VG
Humidity arrow down
97% 96% 95% 85% 83% 85% 83% 81% 82% 82% 81% 77% 76% 82% 83%
Pressure (hPa) arrow down
973 972 972 972 971 971 971 970 970 970 969 968 967 966 965
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) arrow down
F F F F F F F F F F F F F F F
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Issued at: 1400 on Sun 7 Feb 2016

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Extremes

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Orkney & Shetland extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Baltasound 6.6 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Kirkwall 5.6 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Lerwick 0.8 °C
Highest rainfall Lerwick 3.0 mm
Sunniest Kirkwall 1.7 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature St James Park 12.6 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Dalwhinnie 3.3 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Drumnadrochit -0.9 °C
Highest rainfall Okehampton 57.8 mm
Sunniest Kirkwall 1.7 hours

About extremes

Highest maximum temperature - (0900 to 2100 on the date shown)

Lowest maximum temperature - (0900 to 2100 on the date shown)

Lowest minimum temperature - (2100 on the previous day to 0900 on the date shown)

Highest rainfall -(2100 on the previous day to 2100 on the date shown)

Sunniest - (2100 on the previous day to 2100 on the date shown)

The information shown is initial data as it is received; observations are subject to final quality control after publication on this website. This is particularly the case for rainfall totals during snow events.

Issued at: 2303 on Sat 6 Feb 2016