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Kirkwall

Nearest observation site to Auskerry Sound

Wednesday (Wednesday 16 August 2017)
02:00 03:00 04:00 05:00 06:00 07:00 08:00 09:00 10:00 11:00 12:00 13:00 14:00 15:00 16:00 17:00 18:00 19:00 20:00 21:00 22:00 23:00
Cloudy Cloudy Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Sunny day Cloudy Sunny intervals Cloudy Cloudy Light shower day Cloudy Overcast Cloudy Sunny intervals Sunny day Cloudy Light shower night Overcast
Temperature (°C) Expand
12.0 ° 11.7 ° 11.1 ° 10.5 ° 10.7 ° 11.9 ° 12.9 ° 14.3 ° 15.3 ° 15.3 ° 16.2 ° 15.0 ° 15.9 ° 15.1 ° 14.7 ° 15.4 ° 15.2 ° 14.8 ° 13.9 ° 14.2 ° 13.6 ° 13.3 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
SW 14 SW 13 SW 14 SSW 13 SSW 10 S 9 S 10 SSE 11 S 14 S 18 S 17 SSE 17 SSE 17 SSE 18 SSE 19 30 SSE 23 32 SSE 21 34 SSE 23 32 SSE 17 30 SSE 24 39 SSE 21 36 SSE 21 32
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
VG E VG VG E VG E VG VG VG E VG VG VG G G VG VG G G M G
Humidity Expand
94% 95% 94% 94% 94% 94% 86% 86% 76% 79% 77% 78% 80% 85% 90% 87% 82% 84% 90% 88% 94% 97%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
1011 1011 1011 1011 1012 1012 1012 1012 1011 1011 1011 1010 1009 1008 1008 1006 1006 1004 1004 1003 1003 1002
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
R R R R R R R R F F F F F F F F F F F F F F
Sunrise: 05:30 Sunset: 20:58 Moon phase: Third quarter
Thursday (Thursday 17 August 2017)
00:00 01:00 02:00
Overcast Heavy shower night Heavy rain
Temperature (°C) Expand
13.8 ° 13.9 ° 14.0 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
S 19 S 17 29 S 19
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
G G P
Humidity Expand
95% 96% 97%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
1002 1002 1001
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
F F F
Sunrise: 05:33 Sunset: 20:55 Moon phase: Third quarter
– = No Data Issued at: Auskerry Sound forecast >
Met Office 01:00, Thu
Updated 00:00 on Thu 17 Aug 2017 BST

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Tiree Partly cloudy night 56.497 -6.887
Birmingham Heavy shower night 52.486 -1.889
Glasgow Overcast 55.864 -4.25
Manchester Heavy rain 53.479 -2.247
Brighton No data 50.822 -0.136
Dover No data 51.126 1.318
Exeter Overcast 50.718 -3.533
Lincoln Light rain 53.23 -0.539
Norwich Overcast 52.63 1.299
Peterborough Heavy shower night 52.569 -0.239
Swindon Overcast 51.556 -1.778
York Overcast 53.962 -1.079
Aberdeen Overcast 57.15 -2.093
Pembroke Overcast 51.673 -4.908
Ullapool Cloudy 57.896 -5.16
Inverness Heavy shower night 57.478 -4.223
Kendal Overcast 54.328 -2.745
Londonderry (Derry) Clear night 54.995 -7.323
Newtown (Powys) Overcast 52.512 -3.312
Fort William No data 56.82 -5.104
Belfast Clear night 54.596 -5.93
Caernarfon Overcast 53.139 -4.273
Camborne Light rain 50.212 -5.294
Cardiff Light shower night 51.481 -3.178
Dumfries Heavy rain 55.071 -3.604
Edinburgh Heavy rain 55.953 -3.187
Lerwick Light rain 60.154 -1.143
London Overcast 51.508 -0.125
Newcastle Upon Tyne Overcast 54.978 -1.616
Pitlochry No data 56.705 -3.728
Southampton Cloudy 50.909 -1.403
Stornoway Overcast 58.211 -6.384
Wick (Highland) Overcast 58.439 -3.092

Extremes

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Orkney & Shetland extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Kirkwall 16.5 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Lerwick (S. Screen) 14.8 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Baltasound 10.3 °C
Highest rainfall Kirkwall 0.4 mm
Sunniest Kirkwall 4.6 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Heathrow 23.6 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Harris Quidnish 14.4 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Aboyne 3.3 °C
Highest rainfall Lough Fea SAMOS 15.0 mm
Sunniest Leconfield Sar 9.0 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)

The information shown is initial data as it is received; observations are subject to final quality control after publication on this website. This is particularly the case for rainfall totals during snow events.

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Location details

Auskerry Sound

Location
59.051, -2.595
Altitude
0.0 m above mean sea level

Kirkwall

Location
58.954, -2.9
Altitude
26.0 m above mean sea level
Distance from Auskerry Sound
12.8

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