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Kirkwall (nearest observation site to Kirkwall Airport)

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Sunday (26 March 2017)
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Temperature (°C) Expand
8.1 ° 8.9 ° 9.1 ° 10.3 ° 12.7 ° 12.1 ° 11.6 ° 11.1 ° 10.9 ° 10.0 ° 8.6 ° 6.5 ° 6.5 ° 4.5 ° 4.6 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
W 7 W 9 W 7 W 6 WSW 2 SSW 6 S 7 S 7 S 7 SSE 7 S 8 SSE 8 SSE 9 SW 2 SSE 5
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG G G M G VG
Humidity Expand
91% 86% 82% 74% 65% 64% 66% 71% 67% 72% 83% 94% 98% 96% 96%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
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Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
R R R F F F F F F F F F R R F
Sunrise: 05:57 Sunset: 18:39 Moon phase: Waning crescent
Monday (27 March 2017)
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Mist Fog Clear night Cloudy Mist Mist Overcast Mist Fog
Temperature (°C) Expand
4.9 ° 4.4 ° 4.6 ° 3.8 ° 4.3 ° 5.0 ° 5.2 ° 5.0 ° 6.2 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
SSE 6 S 7 S 2 SSE 2 SW 2 W 1 SW 3 N 1 N 7
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
M VP G G G M VG M VP
Humidity Expand
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Pressure (hPa) Expand
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Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
F F F F F F F F R
Sunrise: 06:54 Sunset: 19:41 Moon phase: New

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Extremes

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Orkney & Shetland extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Kirkwall 12.8 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Fair Isle 8.0 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Kirkwall 5.2 °C
Highest rainfall Lerwick (S. Screen) 1.2 mm
Sunniest Kirkwall 12.0 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)