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Kirkwall (nearest observation site to North Ronaldsay Airfield)

Saturday (22 April 2017)
2100 2200 2300
Overcast Overcast Overcast
Temperature (°C) Expand
5.1 ° 3.7 ° 3.8 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
NW 8 W 6 WSW 6
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
E E E
Humidity Expand
64% 75% 78%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
1027 1027 1027
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
F F F
Sunrise: 05:36 Sunset: 20:42 Moon phase: Waning crescent
Sunday (23 April 2017)
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Cloudy Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Light rain Light rain Light shower day Light rain Heavy rain Light rain Light rain Light rain Light rain Light rain Drizzle Light rain Drizzle Heavy rain Overcast Heavy shower day Overcast
Temperature (°C) Expand
3.8 ° 3.9 ° 3.7 ° 4.1 ° 4.2 ° 3.6 ° 4.5 ° 5.1 ° 5.7 ° 5.9 ° 6.2 ° 7.1 ° 7.4 ° 7.3 ° 7.1 ° 7.0 ° 7.5 ° 7.5 ° 7.8 ° 8.3 ° 8.3 ° 7.3 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
WSW 8 WSW 9 WSW 6 SW 10 SW 8 WSW 5 WSW 8 WNW 11 W 9 W 11 W 14 W 14 W 15 WSW 22 31 WSW 26 37 WSW 32 40 WSW 30 46 WSW 30 44 WSW 32 46 WSW 32 46 WSW 36 48 W 30 49
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
E E E E E VG VG G G M M G VG G M M M M M G M G
Humidity Expand
86% 88% 93% 91% 94% 94% 96% 92% 92% 89% 89% 89% 88% 92% 95% 91% 92% 94% 97% 92% 91% 86%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
1026 1025 1025 1024 1023 1023 1022 1022 1022 1021 1021 1020 1019 1018 1016 1015 1014 1012 1011 1009 1008 1007
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
F F F F F F F F F F F F F F F F F F F F F F
Sunrise: 05:33 Sunset: 20:44 Moon phase: Waning crescent

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Extremes

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Orkney & Shetland extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Kirkwall 7.9 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Lerwick (S. Screen) 4.2 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Lerwick (S. Screen) 2.1 °C
Highest rainfall Lerwick (S. Screen) 2.2 mm
Sunniest Kirkwall 1.3 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)