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Kirkwall

Nearest observation site to Stromness

Sunday (Sunday 21 January 2018)
23:00
Overcast
Temperature (°C)
2.8 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
S 17 34
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
M
Humidity Expand
Pressure (hPa) Expand
993
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
F
Sunrise: 08:45 Sunset: 16:06 Moon phase: Waxing crescent
Monday (Monday 22 January 2018)
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 23:00
Cloudy Overcast Overcast Overcast Cloudy Overcast Light rain Drizzle Drizzle Drizzle Drizzle Heavy rain Light rain Light rain Drizzle Drizzle Drizzle Overcast Overcast Cloudy Partly cloudy night Cloudy Overcast Overcast
Temperature (°C)
3.6 ° 4.0 ° 4.3 ° 4.2 ° 4.3 ° 4.3 ° 4.1 ° 4.2 ° 4.1 ° 4.2 ° 4.4 ° 4.6 ° 5.5 ° 6.0 ° 6.5 ° 6.6 ° 6.7 ° 6.8 ° 7.0 ° 6.9 ° 6.5 ° 6.6 ° 5.9 ° 6.6 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
SSW 13 SSW 16 SSW 14 SW 15 SW 17 SSW 15 SSW 16 SW 16 SW 17 SW 16 SW 19 SW 23 30 WSW 24 34 WSW 24 33 WSW 25 37 WSW 28 41 WSW 29 41 WSW 25 45 W 28 40 W 28 38 SW 19 38 SW 19 SW 17 SSW 19
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
VG VG VG G G G G G G G M P M M G M M G G G G G G VG
Humidity Expand
97% 98% 97% 97% 97% 97% 98% 98% 98% 100% 100% 98% 97% 90% 87% 91% 93% 95% 83%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
992 992 992 993 993 993 993 993 994 994 995 995 995 996 997 997 998 999 1000 1000 1001 1002 1002 1001
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
F F F R R R R R R R R R R R R R R R R R R R R R
Sunrise: 08:43 Sunset: 16:08 Moon phase: Waxing crescent
– = No Data Issued at: Stromness forecast >
Met Office
Updated:
Tiree Overcast 56.497 -6.887
Birmingham Overcast 52.486 -1.889
Glasgow Overcast 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 Cloudy 50.718 -3.533
Lincoln Cloudy 53.23 -0.539
Norwich Clear night 52.63 1.299
Peterborough Cloudy 52.569 -0.239
Swindon Overcast 51.556 -1.778
York Overcast 53.962 -1.079
Aberdeen Overcast 57.15 -2.093
Pembroke Cloudy 51.673 -4.908
Ullapool Overcast 57.896 -5.16
Inverness Overcast 57.478 -4.223
Kendal Cloudy 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 Cloudy 53.139 -4.273
Camborne Cloudy 50.212 -5.294
Cardiff Cloudy 51.481 -3.178
Dumfries Overcast 55.071 -3.604
Edinburgh Overcast 55.953 -3.187
Lerwick Light rain 60.154 -1.143
London Overcast 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 Light shower night 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 Fair Isle 7.6 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Baltasound 6.7 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Kirkwall 0.9 °C
Highest rainfall Lerwick (S. Screen) 12.6 mm
Sunniest Lerwick (S. Screen) 0.0 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Scilly St Marys 11.4 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Carterhouse 4.2 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Aboyne -3.0 °C
Highest rainfall Tyndrum 35.2 mm
Sunniest Waddington 3.8 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

Stromness

Location
58.967, -3.295
Altitude
28.0 m above mean sea level

Kirkwall

Location
58.954, -2.9
Altitude
26.0 m above mean sea level
Distance from Stromness
14.1

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