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Updated: 1933 on Wed 30 Jul 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) 13.6 °C 13.1 °C 13.2 °C 13.1 °C 12.9 °C 12.9 °C 12.3 °C 12.9 °C 12.9 °C 13.0 °C 12.8 °C 12.8 °C 12.7 °C 12.9 °C 13.9 °C 14.0 °C 14.4 °C 14.1 °C 13.8 °C 15.8 °C 14.6 °C 15.2 °C 14.6 °C 14.8 °C Gridline
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Wind and gust speed (mph)

Wind and gust speed (knots)
 mph
16 mph
W
20

33 mph
18 mph
WSW
21

 mph
19 mph
WSW
22

 mph
16 mph
WSW
23

32 mph
23 mph
WSW
00

29 mph
17 mph
WSW
01

 mph
17 mph
WSW
02

 mph
19 mph
WSW
03

30 mph
18 mph
WSW
04

31 mph
16 mph
WSW
05

30 mph
22 mph
WSW
06

31 mph
22 mph
W
07

33 mph
22 mph
WSW
08

29 mph
19 mph
WSW
09

29 mph
16 mph
W
10

29 mph
19 mph
WSW
11

29 mph
21 mph
WSW
12

31 mph
19 mph
W
13

30 mph
19 mph
WSW
14

29 mph
18 mph
WSW
15

30 mph
21 mph
WSW
16

30 mph
17 mph
W
17

29 mph
16 mph
W
18

 mph
17 mph
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19
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Time (UTC)

Visibility (km)

Visibility (km) 3.4 km 20 km 17 km 13 km 15 km 14 km 7 km 14 km 12 km 3.7 km 14 km 18 km 19 km 4.9 km 13 km 26 km 18 km 18 km 3.6 km 24 km 15 km 27 km 35 km 40 km Gridline
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Pressure (hPa)

Pressure (mb) 1008 1007 1007 1007 1006 1006 1006 1005 1004 1004 1003 1004 1004 1004 1004 1004 1004 1004 1004 1004 1004 1004 1004 1005 Gridline
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Last updated: 1933 on Wed 30 Jul 2014


24 hours ending 2200 on 29 Jul 2014:
Orkney & Shetland
Highest max 0900-2100 18.3 °C Baltasound
Lowest max 0900-2100 16.1 °C Fair Isle
Lowest min 2100-0900 10.2 °C Kirkwall
Highest rainfall 2100-2100 1.0 mm Kirkwall
Sunniest 2100-2100 3.8 hours Lerwick
Last updated: 0002 on Wed 30 Jul 2014

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




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