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Kirkwall last 24 hours

Nearest observation site to St. Margaret's Hope

Saturday (Saturday 8 December 2018)
20:00 21:00 22:00 23:00
Light shower night Overcast Overcast Cloudy
Temperature (°C)
5.5 ° 6.3 ° 6.4 ° 6.6 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
N 19 29 N 21 30 N 19 32 NNW 19
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
M VG G VG
Humidity
86% 84% 79% 67%
Pressure (hPa)
987 988 988 989
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady)
R R R R
Sunrise: 08:49 Sunset: 15:18 Moon phase: New
Sunday (Sunday 9 December 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
Overcast Light shower night Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Clear night Partly cloudy night Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Light shower day Light shower day Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night Clear night Cloudy Partly cloudy night
Temperature (°C)
6.4 ° 5.1 ° 5.4 ° 5.7 ° 5.2 ° 5.6 ° 5.0 ° 5.1 ° 4.9 ° 4.7 ° 4.3 ° 4.6 ° 3.0 ° 4.8 ° 4.3 ° 4.5 ° 4.3 ° 2.8 ° 3.5 ° 3.1 ° 3.9 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
NNW 17 NNW 22 36 N 14 37 NNE 22 38 N 29 36 N 25 36 NNW 25 34 NNW 22 30 N 23 36 N 23 33 NNW 18 31 NW 15 N 19 39 NW 16 NNW 16 29 NNW 17 29 NW 16 29 WNW 13 NW 14 30 NW 17 29 NW 16 30
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
VG M VG VG G G VG E VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG E E E VG
Humidity
73% 82% 85% 83% 85% 69% 64% 64% 71% 74% 76% 71% 89% 72% 74% 61% 62% 72% 75% 73% 68%
Pressure (hPa)
990 991 992 994 995 997 999 1000 1002 1003 1004 1006 1007 1007 1008 1009 1010 1011 1012 1013 1014
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
Sunrise: 08:50 Sunset: 15:17 Moon phase: New
– = No Data Issued at: St. Margaret's Hope forecast >
Met Office
Tiree Cloudy 56.497 -6.887
Birmingham Clear night 52.486 -1.889
Glasgow Cloudy 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 Partly cloudy night 53.23 -0.539
Norwich Clear night 52.63 1.299
Peterborough Clear night 52.569 -0.239
Swindon Cloudy 51.556 -1.778
York Clear night 53.962 -1.079
Aberdeen Light shower night 57.15 -2.093
Pembroke Cloudy 51.673 -4.908
Ullapool Cloudy 57.896 -5.16
Inverness Light shower night 57.478 -4.223
Kendal Partly cloudy night 54.328 -2.745
Londonderry (Derry) Cloudy 54.995 -7.323
Newtown (Powys) Overcast 52.512 -3.312
Fort William No data 56.82 -5.104
Belfast Overcast 54.596 -5.93
Caernarfon Overcast 53.139 -4.273
Camborne Cloudy 50.212 -5.294
Cardiff Clear night 51.481 -3.178
Dumfries Clear night 55.071 -3.604
Edinburgh Clear night 55.953 -3.187
Lerwick Clear night 60.154 -1.143
London Partly cloudy 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) Partly cloudy night 58.439 -3.092

Extremes

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Orkney & Shetland extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Fair Isle 7.9 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Lerwick (S. Screen) 6.7 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Fair Isle 4.9 °C
Highest rainfall Lerwick (S. Screen) 5.6 mm
Sunniest Lerwick (S. Screen) 2.5 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Hereford 13.6 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Loch Glascarnoch 6.0 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Altnaharra SAWS 4.0 °C
Highest rainfall Cassley 22.0 mm
Sunniest Manston 4.6 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

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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