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Kirkwall (nearest observation site to North Ronaldsay Firth)

Tuesday (Tuesday 27 June 2017)
1600 1700 1800 1900 2000 2100 2200 2300
Cloudy Overcast Light rain Cloudy Light rain Light shower day Overcast Light shower night
Temperature (°C) Expand
11.8 ° 12.2 ° 11.2 ° 10.9 ° 10.7 ° 10.4 ° 9.9 ° 9.9 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
ESE 17 ESE 15 ESE 14 ESE 14 ESE 14 ESE 13 ESE 11 E 11
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
E E VG E VG E E E
Humidity Expand
75% 74% 78% 82% 82% 83% 87% 85%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
1012 1012 1011 1011 1011 1011 1011 1011
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
F F F F F F F F
Sunrise: 03:55 Sunset: 22:30 Moon phase: Waxing crescent
Wednesday (Wednesday 28 June 2017)
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Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy
Temperature (°C) Expand
10.0 ° 10.1 ° 9.9 ° 9.9 ° 9.7 ° 9.9 ° 10.4 ° 11.3 ° 11.7 ° 12.0 ° 12.8 ° 13.1 ° 13.0 ° 12.5 ° 11.9 ° 12.5 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
E 10 E 11 E 10 E 10 E 10 E 10 E 11 E 13 E 15 E 16 E 16 ENE 17 E 21 ENE 17 ENE 16 ENE 16
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
VG VG E E E VG E E VG E E VG VG E E VG
Humidity Expand
85% 84% 83% 83% 87% 87% 83% 81% 78% 75% 70% 74% 75% 67% 66% 68%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
1011 1011 1011 1011 1010 1010 1010 1010 1010 1010 1011 1011 1011 1010 1010 1010
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
F F F F F F F F F R R R R F F F
Sunrise: 03:56 Sunset: 22:29 Moon phase: Waxing crescent

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Extremes

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Orkney & Shetland extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Kirkwall 13.9 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Lerwick (S. Screen) 11.5 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Lerwick (S. Screen) 4.4 °C
Highest rainfall Kirkwall Trace
Sunniest Kirkwall 3.7 hours

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Location details

North Ronaldsay Firth

Location: 59.329, -2.388
Altitude: 0.0 m above mean sea level

Kirkwall

Location: 58.954, -2.9
Altitude: 26.0 m above mean sea level
Distance from North Ronaldsay Firth: 31.6 (miles)