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Kirkwall

Nearest observation site to Finstown

Saturday (Saturday 16 December 2017)
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
Cloudy Cloudy Overcast Light shower night Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night Cloudy Cloudy Sunny intervals Cloudy Heavy rain Sunny day Partly cloudy night Cloudy Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night Cloudy Cloudy Partly cloudy night Clear night
Temperature (°C)
1.5 ° 3.0 ° 3.2 ° 3.4 ° 2.9 ° 2.6 ° 2.3 ° 1.8 ° 3.1 ° 2.2 ° 3.4 ° 1.2 ° 1.0 ° 0.8 ° 0.7 ° 1.1 ° 1.8 ° 2.0 ° 1.5 ° 2.4 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
W 10 NW 14 WNW 11 NNW 15 NW 13 32 NW 14 NW 13 NNW 9 29 N 7 W 13 NNW 6 W 7 WSW 8 WSW 7 W 7 WSW 7 WSW 8 SW 10 SSW 10 SSW 11
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
E E E VG E E E E VG E G VG E VG E E E E E E
Humidity Expand
88% 79% 78% 85% 86% 86% 90% 94% 92% 88% 92% 91% 95% 92% 90% 88% 92% 93% 91% 95%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
1010 1010 1011 1011 1012 1013 1013 1014 1014 1014 1015 1016 1016 1016 1017 1017 1017 1017 1016 1016
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
R R R R R R R R R R R R R R R R R R F F
Sunrise: 09:01 Sunset: 15:14 Moon phase: Waning crescent
Sunday (Sunday 17 December 2017)
00:00 01:00 02:00 03:00 04:00
Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Overcast Light shower night
Temperature (°C)
1.6 ° 1.7 ° 2.4 ° 3.5 ° 4.1 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
S 11 S 11 S 10 S 15 S 16
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
E E E E VG
Humidity Expand
97% 97% 97% 89% 92%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
1015 1015 1014 1013 1011
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
F F F F F
Sunrise: 09:02 Sunset: 15:15 Moon phase: New
– = No Data Issued at: Finstown forecast >
Met Office 03:00, Sun
Updated: 02:00 on Sun 17 Dec 2017 GMT
Tiree Mist 56.497 -6.887
Birmingham No data 52.486 -1.889
Glasgow Light rain 55.864 -4.25
Manchester Fog 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 Clear night 53.23 -0.539
Norwich Clear night 52.63 1.299
Peterborough Fog 52.569 -0.239
Swindon Partly cloudy night 51.556 -1.778
York Overcast 53.962 -1.079
Aberdeen Overcast 57.15 -2.093
Pembroke Overcast 51.673 -4.908
Ullapool Light rain 57.896 -5.16
Inverness Overcast 57.478 -4.223
Kendal Cloudy 54.328 -2.745
Londonderry (Derry) Overcast 54.995 -7.323
Newtown (Powys) Overcast 52.512 -3.312
Belfast Overcast 54.596 -5.93
Caernarfon Overcast 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 Overcast 60.154 -1.143
London Cloudy 51.508 -0.125
Newcastle Upon Tyne Partly cloudy night 54.978 -1.616
Southampton Clear night 50.909 -1.403
Stornoway Light rain 58.211 -6.384
Wick (Highland) Overcast 58.439 -3.092

Extremes

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Orkney & Shetland extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Fair Isle 4.6 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Lerwick (S. Screen) 2.6 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Lerwick (S. Screen) 0.3 °C
Highest rainfall Kirkwall 1.8 mm
Sunniest Lerwick (S. Screen) 3.7 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Scilly St Marys 10.0 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Tyndrum -0.9 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Dalwhinnie -7.8 °C
Highest rainfall Altnahinch Filters 9.4 mm
Sunniest Manston 6.2 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
17.0 m above mean sea level

Kirkwall

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

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