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Kirkwall last 24 hours

Nearest observation site to St. Margaret's Hope

Monday (Monday 18 February 2019)
14:00 15:00 16:00 17:00 18:00 19:00 20:00 21:00 22:00 23:00
Heavy shower day Cloudy Overcast Light shower night Cloudy Overcast Light shower night Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy
Temperature (°C)
7.3 ° 7.3 ° 7.1 ° 6.6 ° 7.0 ° 6.7 ° 6.6 ° 6.4 ° 6.0 ° 5.6 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
SSW 18 33 SW 18 31 SW 17 36 WSW 24 32 WSW 23 32 WSW 19 37 W 21 30 W 18 30 W 15 W 15 29
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
M E E VG VG E G VG VG VG
Humidity
87% 88% 92% 90% 90% 87% 91% 93% 91% 80%
Pressure (hPa)
993 993 993 993 994 995 995 996 998 999
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady)
F F F R R R R R R R
Sunrise: 07:39 Sunset: 17:14 Moon phase: Full
Tuesday (Tuesday 19 February 2019)
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
Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Clear night Clear night Clear night Clear night Clear night Sunny intervals Cloudy Cloudy Sunny intervals Cloudy Sunny intervals Cloudy
Temperature (°C)
5.2 ° 5.8 ° 5.4 ° 4.8 ° 4.5 ° 4.8 ° 4.4 ° 4.2 ° 3.7 ° 4.7 ° 5.5 ° 6.2 ° 6.6 ° 6.1 ° 6.3 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
W 18 33 W 19 29 W 19 38 W 17 36 WNW 11 WNW 15 WNW 14 WNW 11 WNW 8 WNW 8 WNW 10 NW 14 WNW 13 WNW 10 WNW 9
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
E VG M VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG G G VG
Humidity
78% 82% 87% 87% 87% 83% 81% 83% 81% 78% 71% 70% 63% 67% 65%
Pressure (hPa)
999 1000 1001 1001 1002 1003 1003 1004 1005 1006 1007 1008 1008 1008 1009
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady)
R R R R R R R R R R R R R R R
Sunrise: 07:37 Sunset: 17:16 Moon phase: Full
– = No Data Issued at: St. Margaret's Hope forecast >
Met Office
Updated:
Tiree Overcast 56.497 -6.887
Birmingham Cloudy 52.486 -1.889
Glasgow Overcast 55.864 -4.25
Manchester Cloudy 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 Sunny day 52.63 1.299
Peterborough Cloudy 52.569 -0.239
Swindon Cloudy 51.556 -1.778
York Cloudy 53.962 -1.079
Aberdeen Sunny intervals 57.15 -2.093
Pembroke Overcast 51.673 -4.908
Ullapool Overcast 57.896 -5.16
Inverness Light shower day 57.478 -4.223
Kendal Overcast 54.328 -2.745
Londonderry (Derry) Light rain 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 Cloudy 60.154 -1.143
London Sunny intervals 51.508 -0.125
Newcastle Upon Tyne No data 54.978 -1.616
Southampton Cloudy 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 Baltasound 8.7 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Lerwick (S. Screen) 8.1 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Kirkwall 5.3 °C
Highest rainfall Kirkwall 3.8 mm
Sunniest Lerwick (S. Screen) 7.3 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Mount Batten 12.7 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Dalwhinnie 5.2 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Bainbridge 1.9 °C
Highest rainfall Tyndrum 22.4 mm
Sunniest Lerwick (S. Screen) 7.3 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

St. Margaret's Hope

Location
58.825, -2.958
Altitude
8 m above mean sea level

Kirkwall

Location
58.954, -2.9
Altitude
26 m above mean sea level
Distance from St. Margaret's Hope
9.1

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