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Kirkwall

Nearest observation site to Eday Airfield

Tuesday (Tuesday 22 August 2017)
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
Overcast Overcast Overcast Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast
Temperature (°C) Expand
13.1 ° 13.3 ° 13.8 ° 14.1 ° 13.8 ° 14.0 ° 14.0 ° 13.7 ° 13.5 ° 13.5 ° 13.4 ° 13.3 ° 13.3 ° 13.3 ° 13.3 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
ESE 15 ESE 16 ESE 19 ESE 19 ESE 21 ESE 18 ESE 17 ESE 19 ESE 16 ESE 18 ESE 17 ESE 16 ESE 17 ESE 17 ESE 17
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
E VG E VG E VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG G VG
Humidity Expand
87% 86% 83% 82% 84% 85% 86% 85% 86% 87% 89% 89% 91% 91% 91%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
1022 1022 1022 1021 1021 1021 1021 1020 1020 1019 1019 1019 1019 1018 1018
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
S F F F F F F F F F F F F F F
Sunrise: 05:44 Sunset: 20:42 Moon phase: New
Wednesday (Wednesday 23 August 2017)
00:00 01:00 02:00 03:00 04:00 05:00 06:00 07:00 08:00 09:00
Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Mist Mist Mist
Temperature (°C) Expand
13.3 ° 13.3 ° 13.4 ° 13.4 ° 13.6 ° 13.7 ° 13.7 ° 13.8 ° 13.9 ° 14.1 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
ESE 16 ESE 17 30 ESE 19 ESE 19 ESE 18 ESE 19 29 ESE 21 30 ESE 22 ESE 18 30 ESE 18 31
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
G G G G G G G M M M
Humidity Expand
93% 94% 95% 97% 97% 96% 97% 98% 98%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
1017 1017 1016 1015 1015 1014 1014 1013 1013 1013
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
F F F F F F F F F F
Sunrise: 05:47 Sunset: 20:40 Moon phase: New
– = No Data Issued at: Eday Airfield forecast >
Met Office 09:00, Wed
Updated 09:00 on Wed 23 Aug 2017 BST

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Tiree Cloudy 56.497 -6.887
Birmingham Drizzle 52.486 -1.889
Glasgow Overcast 55.864 -4.25
Manchester Cloudy 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 intervals 52.63 1.299
Peterborough Sunny intervals 52.569 -0.239
Swindon Cloudy 51.556 -1.778
York Thunder 53.962 -1.079
Aberdeen Mist 57.15 -2.093
Pembroke Cloudy 51.673 -4.908
Ullapool Light shower day 57.896 -5.16
Inverness Heavy shower day 57.478 -4.223
Kendal Overcast 54.328 -2.745
Londonderry (Derry) Sunny day 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 Cloudy 50.212 -5.294
Cardiff Cloudy 51.481 -3.178
Dumfries Heavy rain 55.071 -3.604
Edinburgh Light shower day 55.953 -3.187
Lerwick Cloudy 60.154 -1.143
London Overcast 51.508 -0.125
Newcastle Upon Tyne Cloudy 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) Heavy shower day 58.439 -3.092

Extremes

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Orkney & Shetland extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Baltasound 15.3 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Fair Isle 13.8 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Baltasound 4.5 °C
Highest rainfall Fair Isle 0.2 mm
Sunniest Lerwick (S. Screen) 11.8 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Bude 25.3 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Fair Isle 13.8 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Baltasound 4.5 °C
Highest rainfall Lough Fea SAMOS 55.2 mm
Sunniest Lerwick (S. Screen) 11.8 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

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

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