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Kirkwall (nearest observation site to Eday Airfield)

Saturday (Saturday 18 November 2017)
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)
5.7 ° 5.7 ° 5.8 ° 6.2 ° 6.9 ° 6.4 ° 5.9 ° 5.5 ° 6.4 ° 5.6 ° 6.1 ° 5.8 ° 5.5 ° 5.5 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
W 23 40 WNW 21 37 WNW 19 38 NW 22 39 NW 21 36 NW 19 34 NW 17 32 WNW 19 29 NW 22 32 NW 18 32 NW 24 38 NW 21 32 WNW 17 31 WNW 17
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
G G G G G G G G VG G VG VG G VG
Humidity Expand
83% 84% 91% 86% 75% 71% 72% 76% 67% 76% 65% 65% 73% 71%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
1011 1011 1011 1012 1012 1012 1013 1013 1014 1014 1015 1015 1016 1016
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
R R R R R R R R R R R R R R
Sunrise: 08:10 Sunset: 15:41 Moon phase: New
Sunday (Sunday 19 November 2017)
00:00 01:00 02:00 03:00 04:00 05:00 06:00 07:00 08:00 09:00 10:00
Heavy rain Cloudy Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night Clear night Clear night Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night Clear night Sunny intervals Sunny intervals
Temperature (°C)
5.3 ° 5.3 ° 4.9 ° 4.9 ° 5.1 ° 4.3 ° 4.2 ° 3.8 ° 3.2 ° 3.3 ° 4.5 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
NNW 19 29 NW 19 32 NW 16 32 WNW 18 29 NW 17 WNW 11 WNW 9 WNW 11 WNW 9 W 9 W 9
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
G VG VG E VG VG VG VG VG VG VG
Humidity Expand
86% 78% 84% 80% 79% 76% 82% 78% 78% 79% 75%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
1017 1017 1017 1017 1018 1018 1018 1019 1019 1019 1019
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
R R R R R R R R R R R
Sunrise: 08:13 Sunset: 15:39 Moon phase: New

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Extremes

Orkney & Shetland extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Fair Isle 7.5 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Lerwick (S. Screen) 6.4 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Lerwick (S. Screen) 2.2 °C
Highest rainfall Lerwick (S. Screen) 6.0 mm
Sunniest Lerwick (S. Screen) 2.0 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Usk No 2 13.5 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Dalwhinnie 4.1 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Frittenden -2.7 °C
Highest rainfall Trawsgoed 22.6 mm
Sunniest Aberdeen Airport 6.1 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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