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Kirkwall last 24 hours

Nearest observation site to Skara Brae Heart of Neolithic Orkney

Tuesday (Tuesday 26 March 2019)
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Temperature (°C)
6.9 ° 7.2 ° 7.0 ° 6.9 ° 7.1 ° 7.3 ° 7.5 ° 7.6 ° 8.1 ° 8.2 ° 8.5 ° 8.3 ° 9.0 ° 9.0 ° 9.9 ° 10.1 ° 10.0 ° 9.7 ° 9.5 ° 9.4 ° 9.1 ° 9.4 ° 9.3 ° 9.3 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
WSW 17 WSW 19 WSW 17 WSW 19 30 WSW 15 26 WSW 16 WSW 18 WSW 19 33 WSW 25 37 WSW 23 39 WSW 30 41 WSW 31 40 WSW 32 43 WSW 30 44 WSW 36 47 W 33 49 W 32 46 W 34 47 W 32 46 W 33 47 W 29 41 W 28 40 W 28 39 W 25 37
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
VG G VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG G M M G VG VG VG G G G G G M G
Humidity
89% 88% 86% 91% 88% 86% 83% 85% 82% 85% 86% 93% 93% 92% 90% 88% 89% 92% 92% 92% 95% 94% 95% 95%
Pressure (hPa)
1028 1028 1027 1027 1026 1026 1025 1024 1024 1024 1023 1023 1023 1023 1022 1022 1023 1023 1023 1023 1024 1024 1024 1024
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady)
F F F F F F F F F F F F F F F F F R R R R R R R
Sunrise: 05:59 Sunset: 18:41 Moon phase: Third quarter
Wednesday (Wednesday 27 March 2019)
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Mist
Temperature (°C)
9.3 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
W 25 36
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
G
Humidity
95%
Pressure (hPa)
1025
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady)
R
Sunrise: 05:56 Sunset: 18:43 Moon phase: Third quarter
– = No Data Issued at: Skara Brae Heart of Neolithic Orkney forecast >
Met Office
Birmingham Overcast 52.486 -1.889
Glasgow Cloudy 55.864 -4.25
Manchester Overcast 53.479 -2.247
Brighton Overcast 50.822 -0.136
Dover Overcast 51.126 1.318
Exeter Clear night 50.718 -3.533
Lincoln Overcast 53.23 -0.539
Norwich Overcast 52.63 1.299
Peterborough Cloudy 52.569 -0.239
Swindon Clear night 51.556 -1.778
York Overcast 53.962 -1.079
Aberdeen Overcast 57.15 -2.093
Pembroke Clear night 51.673 -4.908
Ullapool Drizzle 57.896 -5.16
Inverness Cloudy 57.478 -4.223
Kendal Overcast 54.328 -2.745
Londonderry (Derry) Overcast 54.995 -7.323
Newtown (Powys) Clear night 52.512 -3.312
Fort William No data 56.82 -5.104
Belfast Overcast 54.596 -5.93
Caernarfon Cloudy 53.139 -4.273
Camborne Clear night 50.212 -5.294
Cardiff Clear night 51.481 -3.178
Dumfries Overcast 55.071 -3.604
Edinburgh Overcast 55.953 -3.187
Lerwick Overcast 60.154 -1.143
London Partly cloudy night 51.508 -0.125
Newcastle Upon Tyne Overcast 54.978 -1.616
Southampton Clear night 50.909 -1.403
Stornoway Overcast 58.211 -6.384
Wick (Highland) Overcast 58.439 -3.092

Extremes

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Orkney & Shetland extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Kirkwall 10.3 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Fair Isle 8.5 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Lerwick (S. Screen) 5.9 °C
Highest rainfall Lerwick (S. Screen) 2.6 mm
Sunniest Lerwick (S. Screen) 0.0 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Usk No 2 15.1 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Salsburgh 7.2 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Benson -3.6 °C
Highest rainfall Resallach 20.0 mm
Sunniest Camborne 11.9 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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