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Kirkwall

Saturday (Saturday 21 October 2017)
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
Overcast Overcast Light shower night Heavy shower day Light rain Light rain Light shower day Light rain Drizzle Light rain Cloudy Sunny intervals Mist Mist Overcast Mist Mist Mist
Temperature (°C)
12.1 ° 12.0 ° 11.8 ° 11.6 ° 11.3 ° 11.4 ° 11.6 ° 11.8 ° 11.7 ° 12.4 ° 12.6 ° 12.0 ° 12.0 ° 11.7 ° 11.3 ° 11.2 ° 11.2 ° 11.5 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
SE 25 37 SE 24 37 SE 19 33 ESE 21 33 ESE 25 36 SE 22 37 ESE 21 36 ESE 22 36 ESE 18 32 SE 16 SE 15 SE 15 SE 14 ESE 14 ESE 11 ESE 15 ESE 13 ESE 14
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
M M G P M M M M M M G G M M M M M M
Humidity Expand
96% 97% 96% 97% 98% 99% 99% 99% 99% 99% 97% 96% 98% 96% 97% 97% 97% 97%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
995 995 994 994 994 994 993 993 992 992 992 992 993 994 994 994 995 995
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
F F F F F F F F F F F R R R R R R R
Sunrise: 08:02 Sunset: 17:50 Moon phase: New
Sunday (Sunday 22 October 2017)
00:00 01:00 02:00 03:00 04:00 05:00 06:00
Light shower night Overcast Mist Overcast Mist Mist Mist
Temperature (°C)
11.8 ° 11.4 ° 11.8 ° 11.8 ° 11.8 ° 11.7 ° 11.8 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
ESE 14 ESE 10 E 11 E 11 E 10 E 13 E 9
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
M M M M M M M
Humidity Expand
97% 98% 98% 98% 99% 99% 99%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
996 996 997 997 998 998 999
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
R R R R R R R
Sunrise: 08:05 Sunset: 17:47 Moon phase: New

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Extremes

Orkney & Shetland extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Kirkwall 12.9 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Lerwick (S. Screen) 11.5 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Lerwick (S. Screen) 10.8 °C
Highest rainfall Baltasound 6.6 mm
Sunniest Kirkwall 0.4 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Santon Downham 16.4 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Okehampton 10.1 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Lentran 7.4 °C
Highest rainfall Capel Curig 48.4 mm
Sunniest Shoeburyness 6.0 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)

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