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Kirkwall

Tuesday (Tuesday 21 November 2017)
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 18:00 19:00 20:00 21:00 22:00 23:00
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Temperature (°C)
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 ° 5.0 ° 5.4 ° 5.6 ° 6.3 ° 6.3 ° 6.3 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
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 E 25 37 E 29 39 E 29 40 ENE 26 41 ENE 24 43 ENE 25 40
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
E E E E E E E E VG G G M M M M M M M M M M G
Humidity Expand
91% 92% 93% 88% 89% 88% 88% 88% 91% 93% 95% 97% 96% 95% 95% 96% 95% 95% 96% 97% 98% 97%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
1010 1010 1009 1008 1008 1008 1007 1006 1006 1005 1004 1002 1001 999 997 995 994 992 990 988 987 986
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 F F F F
Sunrise: 08:16 Sunset: 15:38 Moon phase: New
Wednesday (Wednesday 22 November 2017)
00:00 01:00 02:00
Overcast Mist Overcast
Temperature (°C)
6.3 ° 5.8 ° 5.8 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
ENE 21 34 ENE 19 31 ENE 16 29
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
G G G
Humidity Expand
95% 95% 95%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
986 986 985
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
F F F
Sunrise: 08:19 Sunset: 15:36 Moon phase: Waxing crescent

– = No Data

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Extremes

Orkney & Shetland extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Fair Isle 6.3 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Lerwick (S. Screen) 5.4 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Baltasound -0.6 °C
Highest rainfall Kirkwall 20.8 mm
Sunniest Lerwick (S. Screen) 0.0 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Bude 15.1 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Balmoral 3.8 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Baltasound -0.6 °C
Highest rainfall Cassley 32.6 mm
Sunniest Shoeburyness 1.0 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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