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Kirkwall

Thursday (27 April 2017)
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Cloudy Sunny intervals Cloudy Light rain Clear night
Temperature (°C) Expand
7.7 ° 6.8 ° 6.1 ° 6.1 ° 3.9 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
NNW 11 NNW 9 NNW 10 N 9 W 5
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
VG VG E VG E
Humidity Expand
76% 83% 82% 89% 87%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
1017 1017 1017 1018 1018
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
R R R R R
Sunrise: 05:26 Sunset: 20:54 Moon phase: New
Friday (28 April 2017)
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Clear night Cloudy Heavy shower night Light rain Light shower night Light shower night Overcast Cloudy Overcast Cloudy Cloudy Sunny intervals Cloudy Overcast Overcast Cloudy Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Cloudy Sunny intervals
Temperature (°C) Expand
2.5 ° 5.0 ° 5.2 ° 5.1 ° 4.6 ° 3.2 ° 3.5 ° 4.7 ° 5.9 ° 7.1 ° 7.6 ° 8.3 ° 8.6 ° 8.1 ° 8.5 ° 8.5 ° 8.0 ° 8.6 ° 7.7 ° 7.0 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
W 5 NW 7 NNE 9 NW 6 N 5 E 5 ESE 5 E 2 NNW 1 ENE 7 ENE 7 E 7 E 8 ESE 9 SE 8 ESE 9 ESE 9 SE 11 SE 10 SE 10
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
VG E G G G VG VG E E VG E E VG E E E VG E VG E
Humidity Expand
92% 89% 95% 93% 93% 93% 92% 84% 78% 70% 61% 59% 61% 63% 60% 63% 59% 62% 62% 65%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
1018 1018 1018 1017 1017 1017 1017 1017 1017 1017 1017 1017 1016 1016 1016 1015 1015 1015 1015 1015
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
R F S F F F F R F F F F F F F F F F F F
Sunrise: 05:23 Sunset: 20:56 Moon phase: New

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Extremes

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Orkney & Shetland extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Lerwick (S. Screen) 9.3 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Kirkwall 8.9 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Lerwick (S. Screen) 4.1 °C
Highest rainfall Lerwick (S. Screen) 3.6 mm
Sunniest Lerwick (S. Screen) 5.8 hours

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Location details

Kirkwall

Location: 58.954, -2.9
Altitude: 26.0 m above mean sea level