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Kirkwall (nearest observation site to Marwick)

Monday (Monday 15 January 2018)
15:00 16:00 17:00 18:00 19:00 20:00 21:00 22:00 23:00
Light shower day Heavy shower night Partly cloudy night Cloudy Light shower night Overcast Cloudy Light rain Drizzle
Temperature (°C)
3.8 ° 1.8 ° 1.1 ° 2.0 ° 2.1 ° 0.6 ° 1.6 ° 1.1 ° 1.4 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
SW 15 WSW 19 31 WSW 8 32 WSW 18 32 SW 17 SW 14 33 SW 21 29 WSW 21 34 SW 21 29
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
VG M VG VG VG VG G G M
Humidity Expand
91% 91% 98% 93% 96% 98% 98% 97% 97%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
978 978 977 976 976 975 975 975 974
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
F F F F F F F F F
Sunrise: 08:55 Sunset: 15:51 Moon phase: Waning crescent
Tuesday (Tuesday 16 January 2018)
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
Heavy snow Heavy shower night Light snow shower night Overcast Overcast Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Overcast Overcast Light rain Overcast Cloudy Light snow Heavy snow shower day Heavy snow
Temperature (°C)
0.4 ° 1.0 ° 0.7 ° 0.3 ° 1.8 ° 1.8 ° 2.4 ° 1.3 ° 0.6 ° 1.3 ° 0.1 ° 1.4 ° 1.5 ° 0.5 ° 0.6 ° 0.0 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
W 19 31 WSW 31 44 W 14 37 WSW 9 29 SW 18 WSW 18 48 WSW 23 36 SW 24 37 SW 11 33 SW 24 36 W 14 36 WSW 10 24 WSW 30 41 WSW 22 38 SSW 13 29 W 26 39
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
P M P E VG E VG E VG VG M VG VG M P P
Humidity Expand
98% 97% 94% 99% 91% 89% 81% 93% 97% 95% 97% 98% 87% 96% 99% 99%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
975 974 974 974 973 973 973 973 973 973 973 973 973 973 972 973
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
R F F F F F F F R R R F F F F R
Sunrise: 08:54 Sunset: 15:54 Moon phase: New

– = No Data

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Extremes

Orkney & Shetland extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Fair Isle 5.7 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Kirkwall 4.6 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Baltasound 3.2 °C
Highest rainfall Lerwick (S. Screen) 8.6 mm
Sunniest Lerwick (S. Screen) 0.4 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Bournemouth Airport 12.5 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Dalwhinnie 3.3 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Fylingdales 0.6 °C
Highest rainfall Capel Curig 44.8 mm
Sunniest Dundrennan 3.6 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)

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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