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Kirkwall (nearest observation site to Bring Deeps)

Tuesday (Tuesday 12 December 2017)
04:00 05:00 06:00 07:00 08:00 09:00 10:00 11:00 12:00 13:00 14:00 15:00 16:00 17:00 18:00 19:00 20:00 21:00 22:00 23:00
Clear night Cloudy Overcast Overcast Overcast Partly cloudy night Cloudy Cloudy Sunny day Sunny day Sunny intervals Cloudy Overcast Overcast Cloudy Cloudy Overcast Light shower night Light rain Light rain
Temperature (°C)
2.2 ° 1.8 ° 1.9 ° 3.2 ° 2.5 ° 2.3 ° 2.9 ° 3.3 ° 3.0 ° 4.0 ° 3.4 ° 2.1 ° 1.6 ° 2.9 ° 3.7 ° 3.8 ° 4.0 ° 3.9 ° 3.0 ° 3.6 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
W 8 WNW 7 W 6 WNW 3 WSW 5 SW 5 WSW 6 WSW 5 WSW 7 SSW 7 SW 10 S 9 S 10 S 13 S 15 S 15 S 15 SSW 19 S 15 SSW 18
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
VG VG E E E VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG E VG E VG G G G
Humidity Expand
89% 91% 92% 89% 92% 91% 92% 90% 84% 81% 84% 87% 89% 92% 92% 88% 86% 89% 96% 97%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
998 998 998 999 999 998 999 998 998 997 996 995 995 994 993 992 991 990 989 988
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
R R R R R R R F F F F F F F F F F F F F
Sunrise: 08:56 Sunset: 15:16 Moon phase: Third quarter
Wednesday (Wednesday 13 December 2017)
00:00 01:00 02:00 03:00 04:00
Partly cloudy night Cloudy Clear night Cloudy Heavy shower night
Temperature (°C)
3.3 ° 3.9 ° 3.8 ° 3.3 ° 3.3 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
SSW 14 SW 15 WSW 18 34 WSW 13 38 W 13
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
E VG E VG G
Humidity Expand
94% 95% 88% 91% 93%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
987 986 986 985 985
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
F F F F F
Sunrise: 08:58 Sunset: 15:16 Moon phase: Third quarter

– = No Data

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Extremes

Orkney & Shetland extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Fair Isle 5.5 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Baltasound 3.5 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Baltasound -2.3 °C
Highest rainfall Kirkwall 0.6 mm
Sunniest Lerwick (S. Screen) 1.3 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Scilly St Marys 10.7 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Fylingdales 0.2 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Shawbury -13.0 °C
Highest rainfall Capel Curig 23.2 mm
Sunniest Shoeburyness 6.6 hours

About extremes

Highest maximum temperature - (0900 to 2100 on the date shown)

Lowest maximum temperature - (0900 to 2100 on the date shown)

Lowest minimum temperature - (2100 on the previous day to 0900 on the date shown)

Highest rainfall -(2100 on the previous day to 2100 on the date shown)

Sunniest - (2100 on the previous day to 2100 on the date shown)

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