Use my current location crosshair

Kirkwall

Recent locations
Kirkwall forecast
  • Fri
  • Sat
Fri 17 Apr 2015
0500 0700 0800 0900 1000 1100 1200 1300 1400 1500 1600 1700 1800 1900 2000 2100 2200 2300
Overcast Overcast Overcast Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Cloudy Overcast Light shower day Overcast Cloudy Cloudy Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Sunny day Sunny day Clear night Clear night Mist
6.1 6.7 7.4 8.6 9.6 9.0 9.2 9.0 9.7 10.1 10.1 11.1 10.8 9.7 8.1 6.4 5.9 5.4
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) arrow down
WSW 1 W 5 W 2 W 1 NNE 3 NNE 5 NE 6 S 5 SW 2 N 0 SSW 3 S 1 S 7 S 6 S 5 S 7 S 8 SSW 8
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) arrow down
G G VG VG G VG VG VG E E E E VG E VG G G M
Humidity arrow down
96% 96% 92% 84% 75% 80% 79% 79% 65% 67% 63% 59% 70% 73% 85% 93% 95% 97%
Pressure (hPa) arrow down
1022 1023 1023 1024 1025 1025 1026 1026 1027 1027 1027 1028 1028 1029 1029 1030 1030 1031
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) arrow down
R R R R R R R R R R R R R R R R R R
Sunrise: 05:52 Sunset: 20:29 Moon phase: New
Sat 18 Apr 2015
0000 0100 0200 0300 0400 0500
Clear night Mist Clear night Clear night Clear night Clear night
5.9 4.2 4.1 3.6 3.8 3.4
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) arrow down
SW 7 WSW 2 WSW 3 W 1 N 0 SW 2
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) arrow down
VG M G M G P
Humidity arrow down
95% 97% 97% 97% 97% 97%
Pressure (hPa) arrow down
1032 1032 1032 1033 1032 1033
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) arrow down
R R R R R R
Sunrise: 05:50 Sunset: 20:31 Moon phase: New
leftEarlier Laterright
More detail arrow down

Issued at: 0500 on Sat 18 Apr 2015

= No Data

Extremes

  • Regional
  • UK
  • More info

Orkney & Shetland extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Kirkwall 12.0 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Lerwick 8.3 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Baltasound 2.6 °C
Highest rainfall Baltasound 1.4 mm
Sunniest Kirkwall 5.9 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Porthmadog 17.4 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Lerwick 8.3 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Altnaharra -3.2 °C
Highest rainfall Isles of Scilly 1.4 mm
Sunniest Stornoway 13.5 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: 0002 on Sat 18 Apr 2015