This website uses cookies. Read about how we use cookies.

Kirkwall (nearest observation site to North Ronaldsay Airfield)

Tuesday (23 May 2017)
0300 0400 0500 0600 0700 0800 0900 1000 1100 1200 1300 1400 1500 1600 1700 1800 1900 2000 2100 2200 2300
Overcast Overcast Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Cloudy Overcast Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Sunny intervals Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Overcast Overcast Overcast
Temperature (°C) Expand
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 ° 14.4 ° 13.3 ° 12.6 ° 12.7 ° 11.9 ° 11.2 ° 10.9 ° 10.7 °
Show all detail Show all detail
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
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 W 21 30 W 23 32 W 19 31 W 14 W 15 W 11 W 11 W 10
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
G G G G G G G G VG VG VG VG VG VG VG G G G G G VG
Humidity Expand
97% 97% 97% 96% 94% 92% 87% 84% 80% 75% 70% 70% 69% 69% 77% 77% 76% 81% 86% 89% 91%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
1010 1009 1010 1010 1011 1012 1012 1013 1013 1014 1014 1015 1015 1015 1015 1016 1016 1016 1017 1017 1017
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
Sunrise: 04:20 Sunset: 21:54 Moon phase: Waning crescent
Wednesday (24 May 2017)
0000 0100 0200 0300
Overcast Overcast Overcast Mist
Temperature (°C) Expand
10.5 ° 10.0 ° 9.9 ° 9.9 °
Show all detail Show all detail
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
W 10 WSW 5 SW 6 S 8
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
VG G G P
Humidity Expand
93% 97%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
1017 1017 1017 1018
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
R R R R
Sunrise: 04:19 Sunset: 21:56 Moon phase: Waning crescent

– = No Data

Issued at:

Extremes

  • Regional
  • UK
  • More info

Orkney & Shetland extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Kirkwall 14.9 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Fair Isle 11.9 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Fair Isle 8.8 °C
Highest rainfall Kirkwall 13.8 mm
Sunniest Kirkwall 9.9 hours

Issued at:

Location details

North Ronaldsay Airfield

Location: 59.368, -2.434
Altitude: 15.0 m above mean sea level

Kirkwall

Location: 58.954, -2.9
Altitude: 26.0 m above mean sea level
Distance from North Ronaldsay Airfield: 33.0 (miles)