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Kirkwall

Nearest observation site to Marwick

Thursday (Thursday 17 August 2017)
12:00 13:00 14:00 15:00 16:00 17:00 18:00 19:00 20:00 21:00 22:00 23:00
Sunny day Sunny day Cloudy Cloudy Overcast Cloudy Sunny intervals Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Partly cloudy night Clear night
Temperature (°C) Expand
17.3 ° 17.4 ° 16.3 ° 17.0 ° 17.6 ° 18.7 ° 18.5 ° 16.1 ° 15.5 ° 14.5 ° 12.8 ° 11.4 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
S 16 S 19 S 17 S 15 SSW 8 W 5 S 6 ENE 5 NNW 2 NNE 1 ESE 5 E 1
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
VG G VG VG VG E E E VG VG VG G
Humidity Expand
76% 74% 77% 74% 76% 67% 68% 80% 83% 86% 92% 96%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
1000 1000 1000 1000 1000 1000 1001 1001 1001 1001 1001 1001
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
R R R R F R R R R R R R
Sunrise: 05:35 Sunset: 20:58 Moon phase: Third quarter
Friday (Friday 18 August 2017)
00:00 01:00 02:00 03:00 04:00 05:00 06:00 07:00 08:00 09:00 10:00 11:00 12:00
Clear night Clear night Mist Mist Cloudy Clear night Mist Sunny day Cloudy Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast
Temperature (°C) Expand
11.1 ° 10.5 ° 10.3 ° 10.2 ° 10.1 ° 10.1 ° 9.9 ° 10.8 ° 12.2 ° 14.2 ° 16.3 ° 15.7 ° 14.8 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
NE 1 N 0 ESE 1 N 0 SW 1 NNE 2 E 1 N 0 ENE 2 E 5 ESE 8 ESE 8 SSE 9
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
G G G M G G M G G VG VG G G
Humidity Expand
97% 100% 100% 100% 100% 100% 100% 100% 93% 90% 92%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
1001 1001 1000 1000 1000 999 998 998 998 997 997 997 996
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
R F F F F F F F F F F F F
Sunrise: 05:38 Sunset: 20:55 Moon phase: Waning crescent
– = No Data Issued at: Marwick forecast >
Met Office 09:00, Fri
Updated 10:00 on Fri 18 Aug 2017 BST

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Tiree Overcast 56.497 -6.887
Birmingham Cloudy 52.486 -1.889
Glasgow Cloudy 55.864 -4.25
Manchester Sunny day 53.479 -2.247
Brighton No data 50.822 -0.136
Dover No data 51.126 1.318
Exeter Cloudy 50.718 -3.533
Lincoln Sunny intervals 53.23 -0.539
Norwich Sunny intervals 52.63 1.299
Peterborough Sunny intervals 52.569 -0.239
Swindon Overcast 51.556 -1.778
York Sunny intervals 53.962 -1.079
Aberdeen Heavy rain 57.15 -2.093
Pembroke Cloudy 51.673 -4.908
Ullapool Light rain 57.896 -5.16
Inverness Overcast 57.478 -4.223
Kendal Cloudy 54.328 -2.745
Londonderry (Derry) Cloudy 54.995 -7.323
Newtown (Powys) Overcast 52.512 -3.312
Fort William No data 56.82 -5.104
Belfast Light shower day 54.596 -5.93
Caernarfon Overcast 53.139 -4.273
Camborne Sunny intervals 50.212 -5.294
Cardiff Heavy shower day 51.481 -3.178
Dumfries Cloudy 55.071 -3.604
Edinburgh Overcast 55.953 -3.187
Lerwick Mist 60.154 -1.143
London Sunny intervals 51.508 -0.125
Newcastle Upon Tyne Sunny intervals 54.978 -1.616
Pitlochry No data 56.705 -3.728
Southampton Sunny intervals 50.909 -1.403
Stornoway Light shower day 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 19.1 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Lerwick (S. Screen) 16.3 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Kirkwall 11.1 °C
Highest rainfall Baltasound 5.2 mm
Sunniest Kirkwall 7.7 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Cavendish 25.4 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Dalwhinnie 15.5 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Katesbridge 5.0 °C
Highest rainfall Trawsgoed 30.0 mm
Sunniest Edinburgh/Gogarbank 12.5 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)

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

Marwick

Location
59.099, -3.349
Altitude
0.0 m above mean sea level

Kirkwall

Location
58.954, -2.9
Altitude
26.0 m above mean sea level
Distance from Marwick
18.8

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