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Kirkwall (nearest observation site to Papa Westray Youth Hostel)

Monday (Monday 25 September 2017)
18:00 19:00 20:00 21:00 22:00 23:00
Overcast Mist Mist Mist Mist Mist
Temperature (°C)
13.5 ° 13.6 ° 13.5 ° 13.5 ° 13.4 ° 13.3 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
SE 16 SSE 15 SSE 17 SSE 16 SE 16 SE 16
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
M M M M M M
Humidity Expand
100% 99% 100% 100% 100% 100%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
1023 1023 1023 1023 1023 1023
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
R R R R R R
Sunrise: 07:02 Sunset: 19:03 Moon phase: Waxing crescent
Tuesday (Tuesday 26 September 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 18:00
Mist Mist Mist Mist Mist Mist Mist Overcast Mist Mist Mist Mist Mist Mist Mist Mist Mist Mist Mist
Temperature (°C)
13.4 ° 13.3 ° 13.4 ° 13.5 ° 13.4 ° 13.2 ° 12.9 ° 12.9 ° 13.1 ° 13.2 ° 13.6 ° 13.7 ° 13.8 ° 14.6 ° 14.2 ° 13.8 ° 13.5 ° 13.3 ° 13.5 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
SSE 16 SSE 17 SSE 17 SSE 17 SSE 17 SSE 17 SSE 18 SSE 17 SSE 18 SSE 19 SSE 17 SSE 18 SSE 18 SE 19 31 SSE 18 SE 18 SSE 18 29 SE 17 SE 16 29
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
M M M M M M P P P M M M M M M G M M M
Humidity Expand
100% 100% 99% 99% 99% 99% 100% 100% 100% 100% 98% 96% 98% 96% 94% 96% 97% 99% 99%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
1023 1023 1023 1023 1023 1023 1024 1024 1024 1024 1024 1024 1024 1024 1024 1024 1024 1024 1024
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
R R R F R R R R R R R R R R F F F F F
Sunrise: 07:04 Sunset: 19:00 Moon phase: Waxing crescent

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Extremes

Orkney & Shetland extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Kirkwall 14.1 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Lerwick (S. Screen) 13.4 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Lerwick (S. Screen) 12.3 °C
Highest rainfall Kirkwall 2.2 mm
Sunniest Lerwick (S. Screen) 0.0 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Mumbles Head 20.5 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Braemar No2 12.6 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Katesbridge 1.3 °C
Highest rainfall Northamptonmoulton Park 26.2 mm
Sunniest Aberdaron 10.2 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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