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Kirkwall

Nearest observation site to Papa Westray Youth Hostel

Wednesday (Wednesday 26 July 2017)
23:00
Cloudy
Temperature (°C) Expand
12.3 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
WSW 9
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
VG
Humidity Expand
95%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
993
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
R
Sunrise: 04:43 Sunset: 21:52 Moon phase: New
Thursday (Thursday 27 July 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
Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night Clear night Clear night Clear night Sunny day Sunny intervals Cloudy Sunny intervals Cloudy Overcast Cloudy Sunny intervals Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Cloudy Clear night
Temperature (°C) Expand
11.6 ° 11.1 ° 9.6 ° 8.9 ° 9.0 ° 9.3 ° 10.9 ° 13.0 ° 12.1 ° 13.0 ° 13.8 ° 13.7 ° 15.5 ° 15.5 ° 15.2 ° 16.1 ° 16.4 ° 15.0 ° 16.2 ° 15.5 ° 14.3 ° 13.2 ° 11.3 ° 10.8 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
SW 11 SSW 9 SSW 10 S 11 S 10 S 10 S 11 SSW 9 SSW 13 SSW 11 SSW 13 SSE 14 S 16 S 16 SSE 15 SSE 17 S 17 SSE 16 SSE 17 SSE 14 SSE 10 SSE 9 SE 9 SSE 9
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
E VG VG VG VG G VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG G VG VG VG VG VG G G G VG
Humidity Expand
93% 95% 92% 93% 94% 93% 92% 85% 88% 82% 77% 80% 74% 70% 75% 71% 65% 76% 67% 77% 81% 88% 94% 95%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
993 993 993 993 993 994 994 994 994 994 995 995 995 995 995 995 996 996 996 996 996 996 996 996
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
R R R R R R R R R R R R R R R R R R R R R R R R
Sunrise: 04:45 Sunset: 21:50 Moon phase: Waxing crescent
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Met Office 22:00, Thu
Tiree Cloudy 56.497 -6.887
Birmingham Overcast 52.486 -1.889
Manchester Cloudy 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 Partly cloudy night 53.23 -0.539
Norwich Cloudy 52.63 1.299
Peterborough Partly cloudy night 52.569 -0.239
Swindon Cloudy 51.556 -1.778
York Cloudy 53.962 -1.079
Aberdeen Partly cloudy night 57.15 -2.093
Pembroke Partly cloudy night 51.673 -4.908
Ullapool Overcast 57.896 -5.16
Inverness Sunny day 57.478 -4.223
Kendal Cloudy 54.328 -2.745
Londonderry (Derry) Overcast 54.995 -7.323
Newtown (Powys) Cloudy 52.512 -3.312
Fort William No data 56.82 -5.104
Belfast Overcast 54.596 -5.93
Caernarfon Overcast 53.139 -4.273
Camborne Partly cloudy night 50.212 -5.294
Cardiff Overcast 51.481 -3.178
Dumfries Cloudy 55.071 -3.604
Edinburgh Overcast 55.953 -3.187
Lerwick Sunny day 60.154 -1.143
London Partly cloudy night 51.508 -0.125
Newcastle Upon Tyne Cloudy 54.978 -1.616
Pitlochry No data 56.705 -3.728
Southampton Heavy shower night 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 14.8 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Fair Isle 13.0 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Lerwick (S. Screen) 11.0 °C
Highest rainfall Fair Isle 22.6 mm
Sunniest Kirkwall 1.9 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Nantwich Reaseheath Hall 23.7 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Fair Isle 13.0 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Altnaharra SAWS 5.6 °C
Highest rainfall Logan Botanic Garden 37.4 mm
Sunniest Aberdaron 6.1 hours

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Location details

Papa Westray Youth Hostel

Location
59.346, -2.89
Altitude
7.0 m above mean sea level

Kirkwall

Location
58.954, -2.9
Altitude
26.0 m above mean sea level
Distance from Papa Westray Youth Hostel
27.1