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Kirkwall (nearest observation site to St Catherine's Bay)

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St Catherine's Bay forecast
Thu 19 Jan 2017
2300
Overcast
8.8 °
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WSW 18
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VG
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86%
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1032
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8.5 ° 8.6 ° 8.5 ° 8.5 ° 8.1 ° 7.8 ° 7.7 ° 7.6 ° 7.6 ° 7.5 ° 7.2 ° 7.4 ° 7.9 ° 8.7 ° 8.5 ° 7.1 ° 5.8 ° 6.2 ° 4.4 ° 3.7 ° 3.7 ° 3.3 ° 5.7 ° 5.7 °
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SW 17 WSW 21 WSW 17 WSW 22 29 SW 14 SW 13 SW 13 SW 13 SSW 11 SSW 9 SW 11 SW 10 W 6 SW 8 SW 5 SSW 5 S 6 SSW 3 S 6 SSE 7 S 8 S 6 SSE 5 SSE 9
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1032 1032 1032 1031 1032 1032 1032 1032 1032 1033 1033 1033 1033 1032 1032 1032 1033 1032 1032 1032 1032 1032 1031 1031
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R F F F R R R R R R R R R F F F R R F F F F F F
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Issued at: 2300 on Fri 20 Jan 2017

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Extremes

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Orkney & Shetland extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Baltasound 9.5 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Lerwick 8.1 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Kirkwall 7.4 °C
Highest rainfall Lerwick 0.2 mm
Sunniest Kirkwall 3.0 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Valley 10.0 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Balmoral 1.6 °C
Lowest minimum temperature South Farnborough -7.2 °C
Highest rainfall Lough Fea 0.8 mm
Sunniest Aberporth 8.0 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.

Issued at: 2302 on Fri 20 Jan 2017

Weather map

Fri 2300

Weather observation map for St Catherine's Bay

St Catherine's Bay St Catherine's Bay – Overcast 59.1199 -2.6326
Wick John O Groats Airport Wick John O Groats Airport – Overcast 58.454 -3.089
Altnaharra SAWS Altnaharra SAWS – Fog 58.288 -4.442
Lerwick (S. Screen) Lerwick (S. Screen) – Cloudy 60.139 -1.183
Altnaharra SAWS Altnaharra SAWS – Fog 58.288 -4.442
Lossiemouth Lossiemouth – Mist 57.712 -3.322
Aultbea Aultbea – Clear night 57.859 -5.636
Aberdeen Airport Aberdeen Airport – Mist 57.206 -2.202
Bealach Na Ba Bealach Na Ba – No data 57.4175 -5.689
Stornoway Stornoway – Overcast 58.214 -6.325
Cairnwell Cairnwell – No data 56.879 -3.42
Skye/Lusa (SAMOS) Skye/Lusa (SAMOS) – Overcast 57.257 -5.809
Aonach Mor Aonach Mor – No data 56.822 -4.97
Leuchars Leuchars – Mist 56.377 -2.862
Glen Ogle Glen Ogle – No data 56.423 -4.32
South Uist Range South Uist Range – Overcast 57.358 -7.397
Edinburgh/Gogarbank Edinburgh/Gogarbank – Partly cloudy night 55.928 -3.343
Charterhall Charterhall – Cloudy 55.709 -2.383
Glasgow/Bishopton Glasgow/Bishopton – Overcast 55.907 -4.533

Location Details

St Catherine's Bay

Location: 59.1199, -2.6326

Altitude: 0.0 m above mean sea level

Kirkwall

Location: 58.954, -2.9

Altitude: 26.0 m above mean sea level

Distance from St Catherine's Bay: 24.0 km