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Kirkwall

Nearest observation site to Hoy Youth Hostel

Saturday (Saturday 18 November 2017)
15:00 16:00 17:00 18:00 19:00 20:00 21:00 22:00 23:00
Sunny intervals Partly cloudy night Clear night Partly cloudy night Cloudy Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night Cloudy Cloudy
Temperature (°C)
6.4 ° 5.9 ° 5.5 ° 6.4 ° 5.6 ° 6.1 ° 5.8 ° 5.5 ° 5.5 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
NW 19 34 NW 17 32 WNW 19 29 NW 22 32 NW 18 32 NW 24 38 NW 21 32 WNW 17 31 WNW 17
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
G G G VG G VG VG G VG
Humidity Expand
71% 72% 76% 67% 76% 65% 65% 73% 71%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
1012 1013 1013 1014 1014 1015 1015 1016 1016
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
R R R R R R R R R
Sunrise: 08:11 Sunset: 15:45 Moon phase: New
Sunday (Sunday 19 November 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
Heavy rain Cloudy Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night Clear night Clear night Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night Clear night Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Cloudy Sunny day Sunny intervals Cloudy
Temperature (°C)
5.3 ° 5.3 ° 4.9 ° 4.9 ° 5.1 ° 4.3 ° 4.2 ° 3.8 ° 3.2 ° 3.3 ° 4.5 ° 5.1 ° 6.9 ° 6.2 ° 5.6 ° 5.0 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
NNW 19 29 NW 19 32 NW 16 32 WNW 18 29 NW 17 WNW 11 WNW 9 WNW 11 WNW 9 W 9 W 9 WNW 8 WNW 9 WNW 9 W 7 NW 10
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
G VG VG E VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG E VG E
Humidity Expand
86% 78% 84% 80% 79% 76% 82% 78% 78% 79% 75% 71% 64% 62% 70% 73%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
1017 1017 1017 1017 1018 1018 1018 1019 1019 1019 1019 1019 1019 1019 1019 1019
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
R R R R R R R R R R R R R F F F
Sunrise: 08:13 Sunset: 15:43 Moon phase: New
– = No Data Issued at: Hoy Youth Hostel forecast >
Met Office 15:00, Sun
Updated: 13:00 on Sun 19 Nov 2017 GMT
Tiree Overcast 56.497 -6.887
Birmingham Cloudy 52.486 -1.889
Glasgow Cloudy 55.864 -4.25
Manchester Sunny intervals 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 Sunny day 52.63 1.299
Peterborough Cloudy 52.569 -0.239
Swindon Sunny day 51.556 -1.778
York Cloudy 53.962 -1.079
Aberdeen Overcast 57.15 -2.093
Pembroke Overcast 51.673 -4.908
Ullapool Light shower day 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) Overcast 52.512 -3.312
Belfast Overcast 54.596 -5.93
Caernarfon Overcast 53.139 -4.273
Camborne Light rain 50.212 -5.294
Cardiff No data 51.481 -3.178
Dumfries Cloudy 55.071 -3.604
Edinburgh Overcast 55.953 -3.187
Lerwick Cloudy 60.154 -1.143
London Cloudy 51.508 -0.125
Newcastle Upon Tyne Cloudy 54.978 -1.616
Pitlochry No data 56.705 -3.728
Southampton Sunny intervals 50.909 -1.403
Stornoway Overcast 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 7.5 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Lerwick (S. Screen) 6.4 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Lerwick (S. Screen) 2.2 °C
Highest rainfall Lerwick (S. Screen) 6.0 mm
Sunniest Lerwick (S. Screen) 2.0 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Usk No 2 13.5 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Dalwhinnie 4.1 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Frittenden -2.7 °C
Highest rainfall Trawsgoed 22.6 mm
Sunniest Aberdeen Airport 6.1 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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