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Kirkwall

Nearest observation site to Papa Westray Youth Hostel

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 13:00 14:00 15:00 16:00 17:00 18:00 19:00 20:00 21:00 22:00 23:00
Clear night Clear night Mist Mist Cloudy Clear night Mist Sunny day Cloudy Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Heavy shower day Heavy shower day Light rain Overcast Heavy shower night
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 ° 15.1 ° 15.4 ° 14.4 ° 14.3 ° 14.4 ° 14.4 ° 13.3 ° 13.5 ° 13.2 ° 13.2 ° 13.1 °
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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 S 6 SE 8 SE 8 S 3 S 1 WNW 3 W 7 WNW 11 WNW 13 WNW 13 WNW 15
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 G VG G G VG VG P G VG G P
Humidity Expand
97% 100% 100% 100% 100% 100% 100% 100% 93% 90% 92% 90% 84% 92% 94% 91% 91% 97% 98% 97% 97% 98%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
1001 1001 1000 1000 1000 999 998 998 998 997 997 997 996 996 996 995 995 995 995 995 996 996 996 996
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
R F F F F F F F F F F F F F F F F F F R R R R R
Sunrise: 05:35 Sunset: 20:55 Moon phase: Waning crescent
Saturday (Saturday 19 August 2017)
00:00
Heavy rain
Temperature (°C) Expand
12.8 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
W 15
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
M
Humidity Expand
Pressure (hPa) Expand
997
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
R
– = No Data Issued at: Papa Westray Youth Hostel forecast >
Met Office 23:00, Fri
Tiree Cloudy 56.497 -6.887
Birmingham Clear night 52.486 -1.889
Glasgow Light rain 55.864 -4.25
Manchester Partly cloudy night 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 Clear night 53.23 -0.539
Norwich Cloudy 52.63 1.299
Peterborough Clear night 52.569 -0.239
Swindon Cloudy 51.556 -1.778
York Clear night 53.962 -1.079
Aberdeen Overcast 57.15 -2.093
Pembroke Cloudy 51.673 -4.908
Ullapool Overcast 57.896 -5.16
Inverness Light rain 57.478 -4.223
Kendal Cloudy 54.328 -2.745
Londonderry (Derry) Clear night 54.995 -7.323
Newtown (Powys) Cloudy 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 Partly cloudy night 50.212 -5.294
Cardiff Overcast 51.481 -3.178
Dumfries Light shower night 55.071 -3.604
Edinburgh Overcast 55.953 -3.187
Lerwick Cloudy 60.154 -1.143
London Cloudy 51.508 -0.125
Newcastle Upon Tyne Overcast 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) Overcast 58.439 -3.092

Extremes

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Orkney & Shetland extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Kirkwall 17.0 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Lerwick (S. Screen) 15.4 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Kirkwall 8.8 °C
Highest rainfall Kirkwall 13.4 mm
Sunniest Kirkwall 0.8 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Cavendish 22.9 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Dalwhinnie 12.0 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Kinbrace 6.1 °C
Highest rainfall Fyvie Castle 35.2 mm
Sunniest Valley 9.5 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

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

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