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Kirkwall (nearest observation site to Dounby)

Sunday (Sunday 19 November 2017)
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
Partly cloudy night Clear night Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Cloudy Sunny day Sunny intervals Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast
Temperature (°C)
3.8 ° 3.2 ° 3.3 ° 4.5 ° 5.1 ° 6.9 ° 6.2 ° 5.6 ° 5.0 ° 3.4 ° 2.4 ° 2.8 ° 4.0 ° 4.0 ° 3.8 ° 3.7 ° 3.4 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
WNW 11 WNW 9 W 9 W 9 WNW 8 WNW 9 WNW 9 W 7 NW 10 W 5 WNW 6 W 5 NW 2 NE 3 SW 3 SSE 2 SSE 3
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
VG VG VG VG VG VG E VG E VG VG M VG E VG E E
Humidity Expand
78% 78% 79% 75% 71% 64% 62% 70% 73% 82% 84% 85% 78% 80% 77% 79% 79%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
1019 1019 1019 1019 1019 1019 1019 1019 1019 1018 1018 1018 1017 1017 1017 1016 1016
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
R R R R R R F F F F F F F F F F F
Sunrise: 08:14 Sunset: 15:42 Moon phase: New
Monday (Monday 20 November 2017)
00:00 01:00 02:00 03:00 04:00 05:00 06:00 07:00
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Temperature (°C)
3.6 ° 3.5 ° 4.0 ° 4.2 ° 4.3 ° 4.4 ° 4.7 ° 4.0 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
ESE 5 E 6 E 7 E 8 E 8 E 9 E 9 E 13
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
E E E E E E E E
Humidity Expand
79% 87% 83% 80% 76% 74% 79% 77%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
1015 1014 1014 1013 1012 1011 1011 1011
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
F F F F F F F F
Sunrise: 08:16 Sunset: 15:40 Moon phase: New

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Extremes

Orkney & Shetland extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Kirkwall 7.1 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Lerwick (S. Screen) 5.2 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Kirkwall 2.3 °C
Highest rainfall Fair Isle 1.4 mm
Sunniest Kirkwall 4.3 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Scilly St Marys 13.7 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Spadeadam 1.7 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Shap -4.8 °C
Highest rainfall Thomastown 5.8 mm

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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