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Kirkwall

Nearest observation site to Dounby

Tuesday (Tuesday 15 August 2017)
23:00
Cloudy
Temperature (°C) Expand
11.9 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
S 7
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
VG
Humidity Expand
92%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
1010
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
R
Sunrise: 05:31 Sunset: 21:03 Moon phase: Third quarter
Wednesday (Wednesday 16 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 13:00 14:00 15:00 16:00 17:00 18:00 19:00 20:00 21:00 22:00 23:00
Cloudy Partly cloudy night 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
12.5 ° 12.0 ° 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
SSW 11 SW 18 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
E E VG E VG VG E VG E VG VG VG E VG VG VG G G VG VG G G M G
Humidity Expand
88% 94% 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
1010 1011 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 R R F F F F F F F F F F F F F F
Sunrise: 05:33 Sunset: 21:00 Moon phase: Third quarter
– = No Data Issued at: Dounby forecast >
Met Office 21:00, Wed
Updated 20:00 on Wed 16 Aug 2017 BST

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Tiree Cloudy 56.497 -6.887
Birmingham Cloudy 52.486 -1.889
Glasgow Overcast 55.864 -4.25
Manchester Overcast 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 Clear night 52.63 1.299
Peterborough Overcast 52.569 -0.239
Swindon Overcast 51.556 -1.778
York Overcast 53.962 -1.079
Aberdeen Light shower night 57.15 -2.093
Pembroke Overcast 51.673 -4.908
Ullapool Overcast 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 Cloudy 54.596 -5.93
Caernarfon Overcast 53.139 -4.273
Camborne Drizzle 50.212 -5.294
Cardiff Heavy shower night 51.481 -3.178
Dumfries Heavy rain 55.071 -3.604
Edinburgh Cloudy 55.953 -3.187
Lerwick Overcast 60.154 -1.143
London Cloudy 51.508 -0.125
Newcastle Upon Tyne Light shower night 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) Cloudy 58.439 -3.092

Extremes

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Orkney & Shetland extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Kirkwall 17.3 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Lerwick (S. Screen) 14.8 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Fair Isle 11.9 °C
Highest rainfall Fair Isle 28.4 mm
Sunniest Lerwick (S. Screen) 3.6 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Shoeburyness 24.6 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Lerwick (S. Screen) 14.8 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Altnahinch Filters 8.4 °C
Highest rainfall Fair Isle 28.4 mm
Sunniest Aberdaron 13.2 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)

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Location details

Dounby

Location
59.068, -3.226
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
14.0

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