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Kirkwall last 24 hours

Nearest observation site to Stromness

Friday (Friday 25 May 2018)
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
Mist Mist Mist Cloudy Sunny intervals Mist Sunny intervals Cloudy Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Sunny day Cloudy Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Sunny intervals Cloudy Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Light rain
Temperature (°C)
6.6 ° 6.6 ° 7.4 ° 8.0 ° 8.7 ° 10.2 ° 10.7 ° 11.3 ° 12.3 ° 12.5 ° 13.1 ° 11.8 ° 12.0 ° 12.3 ° 12.0 ° 11.5 ° 12.3 ° 11.9 ° 11.1 ° 10.5 ° 10.0 ° 9.4 ° 8.5 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
WSW 5 N 0 W 5 W 3 NW 3 N 2 NNW 13 NNW 14 N 14 N 15 N 14 NNE 14 N 13 N 14 N 14 NNE 15 NE 15 NNE 15 NNE 15 NNE 16 NNE 16 NE 14 NE 14
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
M M M G G G G G G VG VG VG VG E E VG G VG VG VG VG G P
Humidity
97% 98% 93% 97% 94% 93% 90% 83% 81% 81% 81% 83% 80% 81% 82% 81% 83% 85% 89% 91% 94%
Pressure (hPa)
1026 1026 1026 1026 1027 1027 1028 1029 1029 1030 1030 1030 1031 1031 1031 1031 1031 1031 1031 1032 1032 1032 1033
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady)
R R R R R R R R R R R R R R R R R R R R R R R
Sunrise: 04:23 Sunset: 21:58 Moon phase: Waxing gibbous
Saturday (Saturday 26 May 2018)
00:00 01:00
Overcast Light shower night
Temperature (°C)
8.3 ° 8.3 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
NE 11 NE 14
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
P VP
Humidity
100%
Pressure (hPa)
1033 1033
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady)
R R
Sunrise: 04:22 Sunset: 22:00 Moon phase: Waxing gibbous
– = No Data Issued at: Stromness forecast >
Met Office
Updated:
Tiree Clear night 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 Partly cloudy night 50.718 -3.533
Lincoln Mist 53.23 -0.539
Norwich Heavy rain 52.63 1.299
Peterborough Fog 52.569 -0.239
Swindon Cloudy 51.556 -1.778
York Overcast 53.962 -1.079
Aberdeen Mist 57.15 -2.093
Pembroke Overcast 51.673 -4.908
Ullapool Clear night 57.896 -5.16
Inverness Cloudy 57.478 -4.223
Kendal Clear night 54.328 -2.745
Londonderry (Derry) Cloudy 54.995 -7.323
Newtown (Powys) No data 52.512 -3.312
Belfast Cloudy 54.596 -5.93
Caernarfon Overcast 53.139 -4.273
Camborne Mist 50.212 -5.294
Cardiff Mist 51.481 -3.178
Dumfries Overcast 55.071 -3.604
Edinburgh Cloudy 55.953 -3.187
Lerwick Cloudy 60.154 -1.143
London Overcast 51.508 -0.125
Newcastle Upon Tyne Mist 54.978 -1.616
Pitlochry No data 56.705 -3.728
Southampton Partly cloudy night 50.909 -1.403
Stornoway Overcast 58.211 -6.384
Wick (Highland) Fog 58.439 -3.092

Extremes

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Orkney & Shetland extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Kirkwall 13.1 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Fair Isle 11.1 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Kirkwall 5.5 °C
Highest rainfall Kirkwall 0.0 mm
Sunniest Lerwick (S. Screen) 8.6 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Tyndrum 24.1 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Loftus (SAMOS) 10.8 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Dalwhinnie 0.0 °C
Highest rainfall Winterbourne 31.4 mm
Sunniest Tiree 14.7 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 m above mean sea level

Kirkwall

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

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