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Kirkwall (nearest observation site to Dounby)

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Dounby forecast
Thu 19 Jan 2017
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9.3 ° 9.1 ° 9.2 ° 9.1 ° 9.0 ° 9.0 ° 8.8 ° 8.5 ° 8.8 °
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WSW 22 29 WSW 19 WSW 17 WSW 22 29 WSW 19 31 WSW 21 29 SW 18 SW 15 WSW 18
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VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG
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87% 87% 84% 85% 82% 82% 87% 87% 86%
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1031 1031 1031 1031 1032 1032 1032 1032 1032
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F F R R R R R R R
Fri 20 Jan 2017
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8.5 ° 8.6 ° 8.5 ° 8.5 ° 8.1 ° 7.8 ° 7.7 ° 7.6 ° 7.6 ° 7.5 ° 7.2 ° 7.4 ° 7.9 ° 8.7 ° 8.5 ° 7.1 °
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SW 17 WSW 21 WSW 17 WSW 22 29 SW 14 SW 13 SW 13 SW 13 SSW 11 SSW 9 SW 11 SW 10 W 6 SW 8 SW 5 SSW 5
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) arrow down
VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG E VG E VG
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89% 87% 86% 85% 88% 88% 89% 88% 86% 88% 88% 87% 83% 79% 79% 85%
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1032 1032 1032 1031 1032 1032 1032 1032 1032 1033 1033 1033 1033 1032 1032 1032
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R F F F R R R R R R R R R F F F
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Issued at: 1500 on Fri 20 Jan 2017

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Extremes

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Orkney & Shetland extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Kirkwall 10.0 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Fair Isle 8.9 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Kirkwall 7.7 °C
Highest rainfall Lerwick 1.0 mm
Sunniest Lerwick 0.3 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Kinbrace 11.0 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Wych Cross 4.2 °C
Lowest minimum temperature South Farnborough -6.2 °C
Highest rainfall Harris Quidnish 2.6 mm
Sunniest Camborne 8.3 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.

Issued at: 2302 on Thu 19 Jan 2017

Weather map

Fri 1500

Weather observation map for Dounby

Dounby Dounby – Sunny day 59.06812 -3.22598
Wick John O Groats Airport Wick John O Groats Airport – Sunny day 58.454 -3.089
Altnaharra SAWS Altnaharra SAWS – Sunny day 58.288 -4.442
Altnaharra SAWS Altnaharra SAWS – Sunny day 58.288 -4.442
Lerwick (S. Screen) Lerwick (S. Screen) – Overcast 60.139 -1.183
Aultbea Aultbea – Sunny day 57.859 -5.636
Lossiemouth Lossiemouth – Sunny day 57.712 -3.322
Stornoway Stornoway – Sunny day 58.214 -6.325
Bealach Na Ba Bealach Na Ba – No data 57.4175 -5.689
Aberdeen Airport Aberdeen Airport – Sunny day 57.206 -2.202
Skye/Lusa (SAMOS) Skye/Lusa (SAMOS) – Sunny day 57.257 -5.809
Cairnwell Cairnwell – No data 56.879 -3.42
Aonach Mor Aonach Mor – No data 56.822 -4.97
Leuchars Leuchars – Overcast 56.377 -2.862
South Uist Range South Uist Range – Overcast 57.358 -7.397
Glen Ogle Glen Ogle – No data 56.423 -4.32
Edinburgh/Gogarbank Edinburgh/Gogarbank – Overcast 55.928 -3.343
Tiree Tiree – Overcast 56.497 -6.887
Glasgow/Bishopton Glasgow/Bishopton – Overcast 55.907 -4.533

Location Details

Dounby

Location: 59.06812, -3.22598

Altitude: 19.0 m above mean sea level

Kirkwall

Location: 58.954, -2.9

Altitude: 26.0 m above mean sea level

Distance from Dounby: 22.6 km