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Kirkwall - Marine observations

Friday (Friday 19 January 2018)
18:00 19:00 20:00 21:00 22:00 23:00
Overcast Heavy snow shower night Light rain Overcast Heavy shower night Clear night
Temperature (°C)
0.7 ° 0.4 ° 0.5 ° 0.2 ° 0.5 ° -0.6 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (knots) Expand
WNW 5 WSW 4 SSW 8 SW 9 W 5 WSW 3
Visibility (nautical miles) Expand
26 < 1 7 26 2 26
Humidity Expand
96% 98% 99% 100% 99% 99%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
994 994 994 994 994 994
Dew point temperature (°C) Expand
0.1 ° 0.1 ° 0.4 ° 0.2 ° 0.4 ° -0.7 °
Sunrise: 08:46 Sunset: 16:00 Moon phase: New
Saturday (Saturday 20 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 16:00 17:00
Clear night Light rain Cloudy Partly cloudy night Light rain Clear night Partly cloudy night Clear night Cloudy Light rain Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Cloudy Clear night Cloudy
Temperature (°C)
0.8 ° 0.7 ° -0.8 ° 0.3 ° 0.8 ° -1.0 ° 0.0 ° -0.9 ° -0.6 ° -1.1 ° -1.6 ° -0.2 ° 1.1 ° 1.6 ° 0.4 ° 1.6 ° -0.1 ° -0.7 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (knots) Expand
SW 7 WSW 10 WSW 5 SW 9 WNW 7 WSW 4 SSW 8 SW 10 W 9 W 6 WSW 6 W 6 W 6 WNW 5 W 4 NNE 10 W 4 W 4
Visibility (nautical miles) Expand
26 24 24 26 26 26 26 26 26 26 26 26 26 21 18 26 26 24
Humidity Expand
98% 96% 92% 96% 92% 90% 96% 96% 96% 96% 95% 92% 90% 86% 92% 93% 91% 91%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
994 994 995 995 995 994 995 995 996 996 997 998 998 998 999 1000 1001 1002
Dew point temperature (°C) Expand
0.5 ° 0.1 ° -1.7 ° -0.3 ° -0.4 ° -2.1 ° -0.5 ° -1.3 ° -1.0 ° -1.5 ° -2.1 ° -1.2 ° -0.4 ° -0.4 ° -0.7 ° 0.6 ° -1.2 ° -1.7 °
Sunrise: 08:45 Sunset: 16:02 Moon phase: Waxing crescent
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Location details

Kirkwall

Location
58.954, -2.9
Altitude
26.0 m above mean sea level

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