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Kirkwall

Wednesday (Wednesday 21 June 2017)
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Cloudy Cloudy Sunny intervals Cloudy Overcast Cloudy
Temperature (°C) Expand
14.9 ° 13.9 ° 15.8 ° 15.7 ° 15.1 ° 14.2 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
S 19 29 S 17 SW 11 W 14 WSW 18 W 18
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
G G G G VG G
Humidity Expand
85% 91% 93% 89% 87% 90%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
1007 1006 1007 1006 1007 1007
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
F F F F R R
Sunrise: 03:59 Sunset: 22:28 Moon phase: Waning crescent
Thursday (Thursday 22 June 2017)
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Temperature (°C) Expand
13.7 ° 13.6 ° 13.0 ° 12.6 ° 12.2 ° 11.6 ° 12.1 ° 12.1 ° 12.7 ° 13.8 ° 14.1 ° 14.5 ° 14.5 ° 14.6 ° 15.6 ° 15.9 ° 15.5 ° 15.6 ° 15.6 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
W 16 W 13 W 13 W 14 W 10 W 7 W 10 W 8 WNW 9 WNW 10 W 11 W 15 W 14 W 10 W 11 W 10 WNW 11 WNW 10 WSW 6
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
VG G G G VG VG VG VG VG E VG VG E VG E VG E E E
Humidity Expand
92% 94% 97% 98% 95% 94% 90% 88% 79% 72% 75% 75% 77% 71% 66% 61% 58% 62% 65%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
1007 1007 1007 1007 1007 1007 1007 1008 1008 1008 1008 1008 1008 1008 1008 1008 1008 1008 1007
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
R R R R F R R R R R R R R R F F F F F
Sunrise: 03:59 Sunset: 22:28 Moon phase: Waning crescent

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Extremes

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Orkney & Shetland extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Kirkwall 16.9 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Lerwick (S. Screen) 12.6 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Kirkwall 7.1 °C
Highest rainfall Lerwick (S. Screen) 0.2 mm
Sunniest Lerwick (S. Screen) 3.3 hours

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Weather map

17:00, Thu

Weather observation map for Kirkwall

Kirkwall Overcast 58.954 -2.9
Kirkwall Overcast 58.985 -2.961
Foubister Overcast 58.919 -2.837
Stromness Overcast 58.967 -3.295
Eday Youth Hostel Overcast 59.182 -2.768
John O' Groats Youth Hostel Overcast 58.632 -3.119

Location details

Kirkwall

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