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Updated: 0532 on Sat 19 Apr 2014
      
 
Kirkwall site information:
Latitude: 58.95; Longitude: -2.9
Altitude: 26 m above mean sea level
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Hourly observations: Kirkwall

Temperature (°C) and weather

Temperature (deg C) 2.3 °C 3.3 °C 6.2 °C 7.1 °C 8.2 °C 8.8 °C 9.2 °C 10.2 °C 9.9 °C 10.2 °C 9.9 °C 9.4 °C 8.4 °C 7.7 °C 7.5 °C 6.0 °C 6.1 °C 6.9 °C 6.6 °C 6.8 °C 6.0 °C 6.4 °C 6.5 °C 6.0 °C Gridline
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Time (UTC)

Wind and gust speed (mph)

Wind and gust speed (knots)
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7 mph
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06

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10 mph
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07

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6 mph
SSW
08

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9 mph
WSW
09

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11 mph
SW
10

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14 mph
SW
11

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11 mph
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12

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13 mph
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13

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13 mph
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14

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15 mph
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15

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14 mph
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14 mph
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14 mph
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18

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15 mph
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19

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8 mph
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20

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10 mph
SSE
21

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9 mph
SSE
22

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11 mph
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23

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11 mph
SSE
00

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10 mph
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01

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9 mph
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02

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11 mph
S
03

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13 mph
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04

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1 mph
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05
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Visibility (km)

Visibility (km) 23 km 19 km 21 km 30 km 22 km 19 km 28 km 35 km 30 km 30 km 27 km 27 km 35 km 20 km 17 km 14 km 14 km 14 km 14 km 14 km 12 km 10 km 11 km 9 km Gridline
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Pressure (hPa)

Pressure (mb) 1020 1019 1020 1020 1020 1020 1020 1019 1019 1019 1019 1019 1019 1019 1019 1019 1020 1019 1019 1019 1019 1019 1019 1019 Gridline
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Last updated: 0532 on Sat 19 Apr 2014


24 hours ending 2200 on 18 Apr 2014:
Orkney & Shetland
Highest max 0900-2100 10.9 °C Kirkwall
Lowest max 0900-2100 8.9 °C Fair Isle
Lowest min 2100-0900 0.0 °C Kirkwall
Highest rainfall 2100-2100 0.0 mm Kirkwall
Sunniest 2100-2100 9.0 hours Kirkwall
Last updated: 0249 on Sat 19 Apr 2014

During snow events, rainfall amounts are subject to error until final quality control is done.




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