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Kirkwall

Nearest observation site to Hoy Youth Hostel

Monday (Monday 18 September 2017)
22:00 23:00
Overcast Overcast
Temperature (°C)
9.5 ° 9.5 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
NW 7 W 2
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
VG VG
Humidity Expand
95% 97%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
1019 1019
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
R F
Sunrise: 06:48 Sunset: 19:26 Moon phase: Waning crescent
Tuesday (Tuesday 19 September 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
Cloudy Overcast Overcast Overcast Cloudy Partly cloudy night Cloudy Cloudy Overcast Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Overcast Overcast Cloudy Overcast Overcast Sunny intervals Sunny day Sunny day Clear night Clear night Clear night
Temperature (°C)
9.6 ° 9.3 ° 9.2 ° 9.6 ° 8.6 ° 8.1 ° 8.8 ° 8.7 ° 9.8 ° 11.3 ° 12.5 ° 13.8 ° 13.7 ° 13.2 ° 13.9 ° 14.1 ° 15.3 ° 14.7 ° 13.7 ° 11.0 ° 8.8 ° 8.0 ° 7.7 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
NNW 6 W 2 WSW 3 WSW 5 WSW 5 WSW 7 WSW 6 W 6 W 6 W 5 WNW 8 WNW 9 NW 9 WNW 9 WNW 9 W 9 W 6 W 7 W 7 N 0 E 1 SSE 5 SSE 6
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
VG VG E E VG VG VG VG E VG VG E VG E E E E E E E E E E
Humidity Expand
95% 97% 97% 95% 95% 96% 97% 97% 97% 93% 82% 72% 73% 76% 74% 69% 66% 62% 72% 77% 93% 95% 95%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
1018 1018 1019 1018 1018 1018 1017 1018 1018 1018 1018 1017 1017 1018 1017 1017 1017 1017 1016 1016 1016 1016 1015
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
F F F S F F F F F R S F F F R F F F F F F F F
Sunrise: 06:50 Sunset: 19:23 Moon phase: Waning crescent
– = No Data Issued at: Hoy Youth Hostel forecast >
Met Office 20:00, Tue
Updated 23:00 on Tue 19 Sep 2017 BST
Tiree Overcast 56.497 -6.887
Birmingham Clear night 52.486 -1.889
Glasgow Cloudy 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 Clear night 53.23 -0.539
Norwich Clear night 52.63 1.299
Peterborough Clear night 52.569 -0.239
Swindon Partly cloudy night 51.556 -1.778
York Clear night 53.962 -1.079
Aberdeen Clear night 57.15 -2.093
Pembroke Overcast 51.673 -4.908
Ullapool Overcast 57.896 -5.16
Inverness Clear night 57.478 -4.223
Kendal Clear night 54.328 -2.745
Londonderry (Derry) Partly cloudy night 54.995 -7.323
Newtown (Powys) Cloudy 52.512 -3.312
Fort William No data 56.82 -5.104
Belfast Overcast 54.596 -5.93
Caernarfon Overcast 53.139 -4.273
Camborne Cloudy 50.212 -5.294
Cardiff Clear night 51.481 -3.178
Dumfries Cloudy 55.071 -3.604
Edinburgh Cloudy 55.953 -3.187
Lerwick Cloudy 60.154 -1.143
London Clear night 51.508 -0.125
Newcastle Upon Tyne Clear night 54.978 -1.616
Pitlochry No data 56.705 -3.728
Southampton Cloudy 50.909 -1.403
Stornoway Overcast 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 Baltasound 11.9 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Lerwick (S. Screen) 11.0 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Lerwick (S. Screen) 7.5 °C
Highest rainfall Baltasound 5.6 mm
Sunniest Lerwick (S. Screen) 0.0 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Wiggonholt 18.5 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Carterhouse 10.3 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Castlederg 0.3 °C
Highest rainfall Writtle 17.6 mm
Sunniest Thomastown 9.4 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)

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Location details

Hoy Youth Hostel

Location
58.911, -3.331
Altitude
62.0 m above mean sea level

Kirkwall

Location
58.954, -2.9
Altitude
26.0 m above mean sea level
Distance from Hoy Youth Hostel
15.7

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