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Kirkwall (nearest observation site to Kirkwall Airport)

Sunday (23 April 2017)
2200 2300
Overcast Overcast
Temperature (°C) Expand
6.8 ° 4.9 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
W 25 46 N 29 37
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
G G
Humidity Expand
87% 94%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
1007 1009
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
F R
Sunrise: 05:37 Sunset: 20:44 Moon phase: Waning crescent
Monday (24 April 2017)
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Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Overcast Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night Cloudy Overcast Heavy shower day Heavy rain Overcast Heavy snow Heavy snow Overcast Overcast Cloudy Sunny intervals Cloudy Overcast Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Heavy shower night
Temperature (°C) Expand
4.3 ° 4.0 ° 3.8 ° 2.9 ° 1.6 ° 0.8 ° 1.5 ° 2.6 ° 1.4 ° 1.6 ° 0.8 ° 0.4 ° 0.4 ° 2.2 ° 3.7 ° 3.8 ° 4.6 ° 4.3 ° 3.9 ° 3.9 ° 3.1 ° 3.3 ° 2.4 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
N 25 40 N 21 34 N 14 32 NNE 15 ENE 7 E 3 S 2 ESE 5 SE 9 W 2 NNE 19 NNE 14 NNE 18 N 22 30 NNW 17 NW 14 NNW 11 N 10 N 13 N 15 NNW 24 32 NNW 18 30 NNW 25 37
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
VG E E VG VG VG VG VG M M M P P VG VG VG VG E E E VG E P
Humidity Expand
89% 84% 87% 92% 89% 91% 89% 85% 91% 92% 98% 100% 87% 72% 59% 59% 55% 57% 60% 75% 73% 90%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
1011 1012 1013 1013 1012 1012 1011 1011 1011 1011 1011 1012 1012 1013 1012 1012 1011 1011 1011 1012 1013 1013 1013
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
R R R R R F F F F F R R R R R F F F F R R R R
Sunrise: 05:34 Sunset: 20:47 Moon phase: Waning crescent

– = No Data

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Extremes

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Orkney & Shetland extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Kirkwall 8.7 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Baltasound 6.0 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Baltasound 0.8 °C
Highest rainfall Lerwick (S. Screen) 17.0 mm
Sunniest Lerwick (S. Screen) 0.1 hours

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Location details

Kirkwall Airport

Location: 58.959, -2.894
Altitude: 11.0 m above mean sea level

Kirkwall

Location: 58.954, -2.9
Altitude: 26.0 m above mean sea level
Distance from Kirkwall Airport: 0.4 (miles)