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Kirkwall (nearest observation site to Eday Airfield)

Monday (22 May 2017)
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Overcast Cloudy Overcast Overcast Light shower day Heavy rain Light rain Heavy rain Heavy rain
Temperature (°C) Expand
11.8 ° 12.2 ° 11.2 ° 11.8 ° 10.7 ° 10.8 ° 10.3 ° 10.2 ° 10.0 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
SSE 21 SSE 18 29 SE 17 SSE 16 S 18 SSE 14 SE 11 SSE 9 WSW 15
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
G G G G M G M M M
Humidity Expand
90% 91% 92% 89% 94% 94% 98%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
1012 1011 1010 1009 1009 1009 1008 1008 1009
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
F F F F F F F F F
Sunrise: 04:25 Sunset: 21:51 Moon phase: Waning crescent
Tuesday (23 May 2017)
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Heavy rain Heavy rain Overcast Overcast Overcast Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Cloudy Overcast Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Sunny intervals Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy
Temperature (°C) Expand
9.6 ° 9.6 ° 9.6 ° 10.0 ° 9.6 ° 9.2 ° 9.6 ° 10.3 ° 10.7 ° 11.6 ° 12.6 ° 12.5 ° 14.1 ° 13.4 ° 14.6 ° 14.1 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
NW 8 WNW 6 NW 5 W 13 W 13 W 15 W 16 W 15 29 W 16 W 22 31 W 19 30 W 22 32 W 19 32 W 18 29 W 19 29 W 22 29
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
M G E G G G G G G G G VG VG VG VG VG
Humidity Expand
98% 96% 97% 97% 97% 97% 96% 94% 92% 87% 84% 80% 75% 70% 70% 69%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
1008 1009 1009 1010 1009 1010 1010 1011 1012 1012 1013 1013 1014 1014 1015 1015
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
Sunrise: 04:23 Sunset: 21:53 Moon phase: Waning crescent

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Extremes

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Orkney & Shetland extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Kirkwall 15.3 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Fair Isle 12.0 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Baltasound 6.3 °C
Highest rainfall Kirkwall 3.0 mm
Sunniest Kirkwall 6.0 hours

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Location details

Eday Airfield

Location: 59.193, -2.77
Altitude: 5.0 m above mean sea level

Kirkwall

Location: 58.954, -2.9
Altitude: 26.0 m above mean sea level
Distance from Eday Airfield: 17.2 (miles)