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Kirkwall

Nearest observation site to Hoy Sound

Sunday (Sunday 22 October 2017)
22:00 23:00
Overcast Cloudy
Temperature (°C)
10.5 ° 8.9 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
W 8 W 5
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
VG VG
Humidity Expand
98% 96%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
1009 1009
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
R R
Sunrise: 08:06 Sunset: 17:49 Moon phase: New
Monday (Monday 23 October 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 19:00 20:00 21:00 22:00
Partly cloudy night Cloudy Overcast Overcast Cloudy Overcast Overcast Overcast Cloudy Overcast Light shower day Heavy rain Light rain Light rain Light shower day Overcast Heavy rain Cloudy Cloudy Heavy shower night Overcast Clear night Cloudy
Temperature (°C)
8.5 ° 8.4 ° 8.2 ° 8.4 ° 9.2 ° 8.6 ° 9.5 ° 10.1 ° 9.8 ° 10.7 ° 10.7 ° 10.0 ° 10.1 ° 10.7 ° 11.2 ° 11.6 ° 11.5 ° 11.7 ° 11.7 ° 10.1 ° 10.3 ° 9.4 ° 9.7 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
W 2 W 2 SW 2 SW 3 S 7 SE 7 SSE 8 SSE 14 SSE 17 SSE 21 30 SSE 24 34 SSE 25 34 S 24 33 S 24 32 S 22 33 S 23 32 S 15 30 S 16 S 17 SW 23 33 SSW 11 SW 13 SW 13
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
VG VG VG E E G VG E VG VG G P M M G G M G G M VG G G
Humidity Expand
97% 98% 98% 98% 98% 94% 96% 94% 92% 94% 98% 95% 96% 97% 97% 97% 93% 95% 96% 95%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
1009 1010 1010 1010 1009 1009 1009 1008 1007 1007 1007 1006 1006 1006 1006 1005 1006 1005 1004 1005 1005 1005 1005
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
R R R R F F F F F F F F F F F F F F F F F R R
Sunrise: 08:09 Sunset: 17:46 Moon phase: Waxing crescent
– = No Data Issued at: Hoy Sound forecast >
Met Office 20:00, Mon
Updated 23:00 on Mon 23 Oct 2017 BST
Tiree Cloudy 56.497 -6.887
Birmingham Mist 52.486 -1.889
Glasgow Partly cloudy night 55.864 -4.25
Manchester Partly cloudy night 53.479 -2.247
Brighton No data 50.822 -0.136
Dover No data 51.126 1.318
Exeter Overcast 50.718 -3.533
Lincoln Cloudy 53.23 -0.539
Norwich Mist 52.63 1.299
Peterborough Mist 52.569 -0.239
Swindon Cloudy 51.556 -1.778
York Cloudy 53.962 -1.079
Aberdeen Clear night 57.15 -2.093
Pembroke Overcast 51.673 -4.908
Ullapool Cloudy 57.896 -5.16
Inverness Clear night 57.478 -4.223
Kendal Cloudy 54.328 -2.745
Londonderry (Derry) Cloudy 54.995 -7.323
Newtown (Powys) Cloudy 52.512 -3.312
Belfast Clear night 54.596 -5.93
Caernarfon Overcast 53.139 -4.273
Camborne Drizzle 50.212 -5.294
Cardiff Light rain 51.481 -3.178
Dumfries Cloudy 55.071 -3.604
Edinburgh Cloudy 55.953 -3.187
Lerwick Mist 60.154 -1.143
London Mist 51.508 -0.125
Newcastle Upon Tyne Cloudy 54.978 -1.616
Pitlochry No data 56.705 -3.728
Southampton Overcast 50.909 -1.403
Stornoway Cloudy 58.211 -6.384
Wick (Highland) Clear night 58.439 -3.092

Extremes

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Orkney & Shetland extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Kirkwall 13.1 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Fair Isle 12.0 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Lerwick (S. Screen) 10.6 °C
Highest rainfall Baltasound 2.0 mm
Sunniest Lerwick (S. Screen) 2.6 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Strathallan 15.0 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Bingley SAMOS 8.9 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Okehampton 5.5 °C
Highest rainfall Cluanie Inn No 3 22.2 mm
Sunniest Charlwood 6.7 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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Location details

Hoy Sound

Location
58.944, -3.381
Altitude
0.0 m above mean sea level

Kirkwall

Location
58.954, -2.9
Altitude
26.0 m above mean sea level
Distance from Hoy Sound
17.2

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