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Kirkwall (nearest observation site to North Ronaldsay Airfield)

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Tuesday (28 March 2017)
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Temperature (°C) Expand
5.6 ° 5.3 ° 5.3 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
E 14 ENE 16 ENE 13
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
VG VG VG
Humidity Expand
84% 86% 83%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
1016 1016 1016
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
F S F
Sunrise: 06:49 Sunset: 19:42 Moon phase: New
Wednesday (29 March 2017)
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Overcast Overcast Overcast Cloudy Cloudy Overcast Cloudy Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Cloudy Overcast Overcast Cloudy Overcast Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Light shower day Light rain Light rain
Temperature (°C) Expand
5.2 ° 4.9 ° 4.5 ° 4.1 ° 4.0 ° 4.6 ° 4.3 ° 2.9 ° 4.8 ° 6.1 ° 7.1 ° 6.7 ° 7.3 ° 6.8 ° 7.3 ° 7.3 ° 7.2 ° 6.8 ° 6.0 ° 5.4 ° 5.1 ° 5.2 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
ENE 13 ENE 11 ENE 11 ENE 11 ENE 9 ENE 8 ENE 7 ENE 9 ENE 11 E 14 E 14 E 15 E 16 E 17 E 15 ESE 17 ESE 18 ESE 18 ESE 19 ESE 18 ESE 17 ESE 17
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG G G VG VG VG VG G M M
Humidity Expand
85% 85% 85% 87% 86% 85% 87% 90% 85% 78% 70% 69% 66% 67% 69% 68% 68% 71% 75% 86% 93% 96%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
1016 1016 1016 1016 1016 1016 1016 1016 1016 1017 1017 1017 1017 1017 1016 1016 1015 1014 1013 1013 1013 1012
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
F F F F F R R R R R R R R R F F F F F F F F
Sunrise: 06:46 Sunset: 19:45 Moon phase: New

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Extremes

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Orkney & Shetland extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Kirkwall 7.6 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Baltasound 6.5 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Fair Isle 5.3 °C
Highest rainfall Kirkwall 1.6 mm
Sunniest Lerwick (S. Screen) 0.0 hours

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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)