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Kirkwall last 24 hours

Nearest observation site to Finstown

Monday (Monday 12 November 2018)
17:00 18:00 19:00 20:00 21:00 22:00 23:00
Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Overcast Light shower night Overcast Overcast
Temperature (°C)
9.6 ° 9.5 ° 9.7 ° 9.6 ° 9.1 ° 9.2 ° 8.9 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
S 16 S 15 S 16 S 16 S 10 S 11 SSW 9
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
G G VG VG G VG VG
Humidity
90% 91% 89% 90% 93% 94% 94%
Pressure (hPa)
998 998 998 998 998 998 998
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady)
R R R R R R S
Sunrise: 07:56 Sunset: 15:56 Moon phase: Waxing crescent
Tuesday (Tuesday 13 November 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
Cloudy Partly cloudy night Clear night Clear night Clear night Partly cloudy night Cloudy Overcast Cloudy Cloudy Overcast Overcast Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Overcast Clear night Partly cloudy night
Temperature (°C)
7.8 ° 7.3 ° 6.4 ° 7.2 ° 6.6 ° 6.2 ° 7.4 ° 8.0 ° 7.2 ° 8.1 ° 8.9 ° 9.3 ° 9.5 ° 10.3 ° 9.7 ° 8.9 ° 8.3 ° 8.8 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
SSW 7 S 9 S 10 SSW 10 SSW 9 SW 13 SW 10 SW 9 SW 10 SW 10 SW 10 SW 10 SW 11 SW 14 WSW 15 WSW 15 30 WSW 14 SW 11
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
VG G VG VG E E E E E E E E E VG VG E VG VG
Humidity
95% 96% 97% 97% 97% 95% 97% 96% 97% 95% 94% 91% 90% 86% 88% 92% 91% 89%
Pressure (hPa)
998 998 999 999 999 1000 1000 1001 1002 1003 1004 1005 1006 1006 1007 1008 1009 1009
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady)
S R R R R R R R R R R R R R R R R R
Sunrise: 07:59 Sunset: 15:54 Moon phase: Waxing crescent
– = No Data Issued at: Finstown forecast >
Met Office
Updated:
Tiree Cloudy 56.497 -6.887
Birmingham Sunny day 52.486 -1.889
Glasgow Cloudy 55.864 -4.25
Manchester Sunny intervals 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 Sunny intervals 53.23 -0.539
Norwich Clear night 52.63 1.299
Peterborough Cloudy 52.569 -0.239
Swindon Clear night 51.556 -1.778
York Cloudy 53.962 -1.079
Aberdeen Cloudy 57.15 -2.093
Pembroke Cloudy 51.673 -4.908
Ullapool Overcast 57.896 -5.16
Inverness Clear night 57.478 -4.223
Kendal Overcast 54.328 -2.745
Londonderry (Derry) Overcast 54.995 -7.323
Newtown (Powys) Overcast 52.512 -3.312
Belfast Cloudy 54.596 -5.93
Caernarfon Cloudy 53.139 -4.273
Camborne Overcast 50.212 -5.294
Cardiff Clear night 51.481 -3.178
Dumfries Cloudy 55.071 -3.604
Edinburgh Clear night 55.953 -3.187
Lerwick Cloudy 60.154 -1.143
London Sunny intervals 51.508 -0.125
Newcastle Upon Tyne Clear night 54.978 -1.616
Pitlochry No data 56.705 -3.728
Southampton Cloudy 50.909 -1.403
Stornoway Sunny intervals 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 Fair Isle 10.6 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Lerwick (S. Screen) 10.0 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Kirkwall 5.0 °C
Highest rainfall Kirkwall 0.8 mm
Sunniest Kirkwall 5.8 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Odiham 15.7 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Cassley 7.3 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Loch Glascarnoch -0.3 °C
Highest rainfall Tyndrum 36.0 mm
Sunniest Leconfield Sar 7.2 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

Finstown

Location
59.008, -3.121
Altitude
17 m above mean sea level

Kirkwall

Location
58.954, -2.9
Altitude
26 m above mean sea level
Distance from Finstown
8.7

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