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Kirkwall last 24 hours

Nearest observation site to Stromness

Sunday (Sunday 23 September 2018)
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
Partly cloudy night Clear night Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Cloudy Sunny intervals Cloudy Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Cloudy Clear night Clear night Clear night Cloudy
Temperature (°C)
6.3 ° 5.6 ° 6.0 ° 8.4 ° 9.6 ° 9.9 ° 10.2 ° 10.3 ° 11.2 ° 11.1 ° 10.3 ° 8.8 ° 8.6 ° 7.2 ° 7.1 ° 6.4 ° 4.6 ° 8.1 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
NW 9 WNW 9 W 8 WNW 8 NW 17 NW 15 NW 19 NW 17 NNW 18 NW 17 WNW 15 WNW 10 W 8 W 10 WNW 17 29 WNW 9 W 7 37 W 19 30
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
VG VG VG VG VG VG E E E E VG E E E E E VG E
Humidity
79% 81% 85% 78% 63% 67% 66% 64% 61% 54% 65% 72% 73% 80% 79% 81% 87% 79%
Pressure (hPa)
1014 1015 1015 1016 1016 1017 1018 1018 1019 1020 1020 1021 1022 1023 1023 1023 1024 1024
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
Sunrise: 06:59 Sunset: 19:11 Moon phase: Waxing gibbous
Monday (Monday 24 September 2018)
00:00 01:00 02:00 03:00 04:00 05:00 06:00
Cloudy Clear night Clear night Partly cloudy night Cloudy Partly cloudy night Heavy shower night
Temperature (°C)
7.6 ° 6.3 ° 3.9 ° 4.7 ° 4.5 ° 4.8 ° 6.5 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
NW 13 WNW 10 W 7 W 7 W 7 WSW 8 W 14
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
E E E E E E VG
Humidity
83% 84% 89% 91% 90% 90% 83%
Pressure (hPa)
1025 1026 1027 1028 1028 1028 1028
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady)
R R R R R R R
Sunrise: 07:01 Sunset: 19:08 Moon phase: Waxing gibbous
– = No Data Issued at: Stromness forecast >
Met Office
Updated:
Tiree Light rain 56.497 -6.887
Birmingham Clear night 52.486 -1.889
Glasgow Clear night 55.864 -4.25
Manchester Clear night 53.479 -2.247
Brighton No data 50.822 -0.136
Dover No data 51.126 1.318
Exeter Clear night 50.718 -3.533
Lincoln Partly cloudy night 53.23 -0.539
Norwich Partly cloudy night 52.63 1.299
Peterborough Clear night 52.569 -0.239
Swindon Clear night 51.556 -1.778
York Clear night 53.962 -1.079
Pembroke Clear night 51.673 -4.908
Inverness Overcast 57.478 -4.223
Kendal Clear night 54.328 -2.745
Londonderry (Derry) No data 54.995 -7.323
Newtown (Powys) Partly cloudy night 52.512 -3.312
Belfast Clear night 54.596 -5.93
Caernarfon Clear night 53.139 -4.273
Camborne Cloudy 50.212 -5.294
Cardiff Clear night 51.481 -3.178
Dumfries Partly cloudy night 55.071 -3.604
Edinburgh Clear night 55.953 -3.187
Lerwick Partly cloudy night 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 Clear night 50.909 -1.403
Stornoway Cloudy 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 Kirkwall 11.8 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Lerwick (S. Screen) 9.0 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Kirkwall 4.4 °C
Highest rainfall Fair Isle 3.6 mm
Sunniest Kirkwall 7.0 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Cardiff Bute Park 15.6 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Lerwick (S. Screen) 9.0 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Braemar No2 -2.2 °C
Highest rainfall Manston 17.2 mm
Sunniest Glasgow/Bishopton 9.5 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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