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Kirkwall last 24 hours

Nearest observation site to Skara Brae Heart of Neolithic Orkney

Monday (Monday 19 November 2018)
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
Cloudy Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast
Temperature (°C)
8.6 ° 8.6 ° 8.5 ° 8.5 ° 8.5 ° 8.7 ° 8.5 ° 8.4 ° 8.1 ° 7.9 ° 7.7 ° 7.3 ° 7.4 ° 7.1 ° 7.2 ° 7.3 ° 7.1 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
SE 14 SE 13 SE 14 SE 16 SE 17 SE 16 SE 14 SE 17 SE 17 SE 17 SE 16 29 SE 15 ESE 17 ESE 18 ESE 17 ESE 16 ESE 16
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG G VG VG VG VG E E E
Humidity
91% 85% 80% 73% 74% 72% 76% 78% 73% 82% 71% 68% 67% 69% 68% 67% 69%
Pressure (hPa)
1034 1034 1034 1034 1034 1033 1033 1033 1033 1033 1033 1033 1033 1034 1033 1033 1033
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady)
F R R R F F F F F F R R R R R S F
Sunrise: 08:14 Sunset: 15:42 Moon phase: Waxing gibbous
Tuesday (Tuesday 20 November 2018)
00:00 01:00 02:00 03:00 04:00 05:00 06:00 07:00
Overcast Cloudy Overcast Overcast Overcast Cloudy Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night
Temperature (°C)
6.8 ° 6.4 ° 6.8 ° 7.0 ° 7.0 ° 6.6 ° 5.8 ° 5.7 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
ESE 15 ESE 13 ESE 15 E 14 E 14 E 14 E 10 ESE 9
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
E E E E E E E VG
Humidity
67% 71% 66% 67% 64% 66% 79% 84%
Pressure (hPa)
1034 1033 1033 1032 1032 1032 1032 1032
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady)
S F F F F F F F
Sunrise: 08:16 Sunset: 15:41 Moon phase: Waxing gibbous
– = No Data Issued at: Skara Brae Heart of Neolithic Orkney forecast >
Met Office
Tiree Clear night 56.497 -6.887
Birmingham Cloudy 52.486 -1.889
Glasgow Cloudy 55.864 -4.25
Manchester Overcast 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 Partly cloudy night 53.23 -0.539
Norwich Cloudy 52.63 1.299
Peterborough Overcast 52.569 -0.239
Swindon Overcast 51.556 -1.778
York Partly cloudy night 53.962 -1.079
Pembroke Cloudy 51.673 -4.908
Ullapool Cloudy 57.896 -5.16
Inverness Overcast 57.478 -4.223
Kendal Cloudy 54.328 -2.745
Londonderry (Derry) Partly cloudy night 54.995 -7.323
Newtown (Powys) Overcast 52.512 -3.312
Belfast Cloudy 54.596 -5.93
Caernarfon Overcast 53.139 -4.273
Camborne Clear night 50.212 -5.294
Cardiff Cloudy 51.481 -3.178
Dumfries Overcast 55.071 -3.604
Edinburgh Cloudy 55.953 -3.187
Lerwick Overcast 60.154 -1.143
London Cloudy 51.508 -0.125
Newcastle Upon Tyne Drizzle 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) Cloudy 58.439 -3.092

Extremes

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Orkney & Shetland extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Fair Isle 8.9 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Lerwick (S. Screen) 8.1 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Baltasound 6.0 °C
Highest rainfall Kirkwall Trace
Sunniest Lerwick (S. Screen) 0.5 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Crosby 10.5 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Lentran 3.7 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Aviemore -6.4 °C
Highest rainfall Manston 5.4 mm
Sunniest Stornoway 6.4 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

Skara Brae Heart of Neolithic Orkney

Location
59.048, -3.345
Altitude
18 m above mean sea level

Kirkwall

Location
58.954, -2.9
Altitude
26 m above mean sea level
Distance from Skara Brae Heart of Neolithic Orkney
17.1

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