Use my current location crosshair

Kirkwall

Recent locations
Kirkwall forecast
  • Tue
  • Wed
Tue 25 Nov 2014
0200 0300 0400 0500 0600 0700 0800 0900 1000 1100 1200 1300 1400 1500 1600 1700 1800 1900 2000 2100 2200 2300
Clear night Clear night Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night Clear night Partly cloudy night Clear night Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Clear night Clear night Clear night Cloudy Light shower night Cloudy Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night
5.4 4.7 4.4 4.2 3.6 4.2 3.7 5.6 5.8 7.0 8.3 8.4 6.8 4.9 3.9 4.1 5.0 5.4 7.0 7.3 6.5 6.8
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) arrow down
W 9 W 8 WNW 6 W 7 WSW 7 WSW 3 SSW 8 SSW 10 SSW 9 SW 8 SSW 6 SSW 3 S 5 S 6 S 8 SSE 10 S 11 SSE 9 SSE 8 SSE 11 S 9 SSE 10
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) arrow down
G G VG VG VG VG VG G G G G G G G VG VG VG VG G VG VG VG
Pressure (hPa) arrow down
1021 1022 1022 1022 1023 1023 1023 1024 1024 1024 1024 1024 1023 1023 1023 1022 1022 1022 1022 1021 1021 1020
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) arrow down
R R R R R R R R R R R F F F F F F F F F F F
Sunrise: 08:26 Sunset: 15:31 Moon phase: Waxing crescent
Wed 26 Nov 2014
0000 0100 0200
Partly cloudy night Cloudy Overcast
6.2 7.5 7.4
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) arrow down
SSE 8 S 9 S 9
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) arrow down
VG E VG
Pressure (hPa) arrow down
1020 1019 1018
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) arrow down
F F F
Sunrise: 08:28 Sunset: 15:29 Moon phase: Waxing crescent
leftEarlier Laterright
More detail arrow down

Issued at: 0200 on Wed 26 Nov 2014

Extremes

  • Regional
  • UK
  • More info

Orkney & Shetland extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Fair Isle 9.2 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Lerwick 8.7 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Kirkwall 3.2 °C
Highest rainfall Baltasound 0.8 mm
Sunniest Lerwick 4.6 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Isles of Scilly 10.6 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Braemar 2.0 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Sennybridge -4.2 °C
Highest rainfall Isle of Portland 17.8 mm
Sunniest Lerwick 4.6 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)

Issued at: 2303 on Tue 25 Nov 2014

Weather map

Wed 0200

Weather observation map for Kirkwall

Kirkwall Kirkwall – Overcast 58.954 -2.9
Durness Durness – Overcast 58.567 -4.75
Lairg Lairg – Overcast 58.0223 -4.401
Aberlour Aberlour – Cloudy 57.4751 -3.2155
Lerwick Lerwick – Light shower night 60.1536 -1.1435
Ullapool Ullapool – Clear night 57.8956 -5.16
Aberdeen Aberdeen – Mist 57.1498 -2.0927
Stornoway Stornoway – Overcast 58.2111 -6.3842
Portree Portree – Light shower night 57.4127 -6.1949
Dundee Dundee – Fog 56.4621 -2.9692
Benbecula (Balivanich) Airport Benbecula (Balivanich) Airport – Heavy shower night 57.4836 -7.3599
Edinburgh Edinburgh – Clear night 55.9533 -3.1868
Glasgow Glasgow – Mist 55.8643 -4.2505
Berwick-upon-Tweed Berwick-upon-Tweed – Cloudy 55.7702 -2.0038
Tiree Tiree – Cloudy 56.497 -6.887
Biggar Biggar – Clear night 55.6234 -3.5226

Location Details

Kirkwall

Location: 58.954, -2.9

Altitude: 26m above mean sea level