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Kirkwall (nearest observation site to Finstown)

Monday (Monday 20 November 2017)
17:00 18:00 19:00 20:00 21:00 22:00 23:00
Overcast Cloudy Overcast Overcast Light shower night Overcast Light shower night
Temperature (°C)
4.8 ° 4.9 ° 4.5 ° 4.9 ° 4.4 ° 4.1 ° 4.3 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
ENE 9 ENE 10 E 6 ENE 10 E 7 ESE 7 E 7
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
E E E E E E VG
Humidity Expand
80% 79% 81% 83% 88% 87% 89%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
1010 1011 1011 1011 1011 1011 1011
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
F R R R R F F
Sunrise: 08:15 Sunset: 15:40 Moon phase: New
Tuesday (Tuesday 21 November 2017)
00:00 01:00 02:00 03:00 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
Light rain Light rain Light rain Light rain Light rain Overcast Light shower night Overcast Light rain Light rain Light rain Heavy rain Heavy rain Heavy rain Heavy rain Heavy rain Light rain Heavy rain
Temperature (°C)
4.5 ° 4.3 ° 4.0 ° 4.1 ° 4.1 ° 4.1 ° 4.3 ° 4.6 ° 4.7 ° 5.0 ° 5.1 ° 5.0 ° 4.8 ° 4.9 ° 5.1 ° 5.2 ° 4.9 ° 5.1 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
E 9 ENE 9 E 6 ESE 7 E 7 ESE 7 E 6 ESE 9 ESE 9 E 11 E 11 E 15 E 14 E 16 E 18 E 22 31 E 21 32 E 24 39
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
VG VG E E E E E E E E VG G G M M M M M
Humidity Expand
89% 87% 91% 92% 93% 88% 89% 88% 88% 88% 91% 93% 95% 97% 96% 95% 95% 96%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
1011 1011 1010 1010 1009 1008 1008 1008 1007 1006 1006 1005 1004 1002 1001 999 997 995
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
Sunrise: 08:18 Sunset: 15:38 Moon phase: New

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Extremes

Orkney & Shetland extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Kirkwall 6.4 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Baltasound 3.6 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Baltasound -0.5 °C
Highest rainfall Baltasound 1.0 mm
Sunniest Lerwick (S. Screen) 0.4 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Nantwich Reaseheath Hall 16.6 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Balmoral 1.2 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Baltasound -0.5 °C
Highest rainfall Gt Cumbrae Millport (Observing Site) 24.8 mm
Sunniest Hawarden 1.8 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)

The information shown is initial data as it is received; observations are subject to final quality control after publication on this website. This is particularly the case for rainfall totals during snow events.

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