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Kirkwall

Nearest observation site to Westray Airfield

Sunday (Sunday 20 August 2017)
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Overcast Cloudy Cloudy Overcast Overcast Overcast Cloudy Overcast Overcast Cloudy Partly cloudy night Clear night
Temperature (°C) Expand
13.5 ° 14.4 ° 14.2 ° 14.2 ° 13.6 ° 14.3 ° 14.0 ° 12.9 ° 11.8 ° 11.7 ° 9.3 ° 8.7 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
NNW 15 NNW 14 NW 10 NW 11 NNW 13 NW 9 NNW 10 NW 9 NNW 11 NNW 3 W 2 WSW 5
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
VG E VG E E E VG E E E VG VG
Humidity Expand
84% 72% 75% 75% 78% 75% 74% 77% 86% 85% 91% 96%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
1018 1018 1019 1020 1020 1020 1021 1021 1021 1021 1022 1022
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
R R R R R R R R R R R R
Sunrise: 05:40 Sunset: 20:49 Moon phase: Waning crescent
Monday (Monday 21 August 2017)
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Clear night Clear night Clear night Clear night Clear night Partly cloudy night Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Sunny day
Temperature (°C) Expand
7.8 ° 7.7 ° 7.9 ° 7.5 ° 8.2 ° 8.5 ° 7.8 ° 8.7 ° 11.2 ° 12.7 ° 13.9 ° 14.1 ° 15.0 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
W 5 SW 5 WSW 3 WSW 6 SW 7 WSW 6 WSW 3 W 2 SW 2 NNE 2 ESE 5 E 6 ESE 7
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
VG VG VG VG VG VG VG E E VG VG VG VG
Humidity Expand
97% 96% 95% 97% 97% 97% 96% 95% 90% 81% 75% 77% 74%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
1022 1022 1022 1022 1022 1022 1022 1022 1022 1022 1022 1022 1022
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
R R R R F F F F R R R R F
Sunrise: 05:42 Sunset: 20:47 Moon phase: New
– = No Data Issued at: Westray Airfield forecast >
Met Office 11:00, Mon
Updated 11:00 on Mon 21 Aug 2017 BST

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Tiree Overcast 56.497 -6.887
Birmingham Overcast 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 Cloudy 50.718 -3.533
Lincoln Cloudy 53.23 -0.539
Norwich Sunny day 52.63 1.299
Peterborough Overcast 52.569 -0.239
Swindon Overcast 51.556 -1.778
York Sunny intervals 53.962 -1.079
Aberdeen Cloudy 57.15 -2.093
Pembroke No data 51.673 -4.908
Ullapool Overcast 57.896 -5.16
Inverness Cloudy 57.478 -4.223
Kendal Cloudy 54.328 -2.745
Londonderry (Derry) Overcast 54.995 -7.323
Newtown (Powys) Overcast 52.512 -3.312
Fort William No data 56.82 -5.104
Belfast Light rain 54.596 -5.93
Caernarfon Overcast 53.139 -4.273
Camborne Cloudy 50.212 -5.294
Cardiff Mist 51.481 -3.178
Dumfries Cloudy 55.071 -3.604
Edinburgh Cloudy 55.953 -3.187
Lerwick Cloudy 60.154 -1.143
London Overcast 51.508 -0.125
Newcastle Upon Tyne Sunny day 54.978 -1.616
Pitlochry No data 56.705 -3.728
Southampton Drizzle 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 14.6 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Fair Isle 13.2 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Lerwick (S. Screen) 11.4 °C
Highest rainfall Baltasound 3.6 mm
Sunniest Lerwick (S. Screen) 1.2 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Cavendish 21.8 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Fair Isle 13.2 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Katesbridge 5.1 °C
Highest rainfall Resallach 18.2 mm
Sunniest Leuchars 10.2 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)

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

Westray Airfield

Location
59.351, -2.947
Altitude
3.0 m above mean sea level

Kirkwall

Location
58.954, -2.9
Altitude
26.0 m above mean sea level
Distance from Westray Airfield
27.5

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