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Kirkwall last 24 hours

Nearest observation site to Kirkwall Youth Hostel

Tuesday (Tuesday 13 November 2018)
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 Overcast Overcast Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Overcast Clear night Partly cloudy night Cloudy Cloudy Partly cloudy night Cloudy Overcast Overcast
Temperature (°C)
8.1 ° 8.9 ° 9.3 ° 9.5 ° 10.3 ° 9.7 ° 8.9 ° 8.3 ° 8.8 ° 7.9 ° 7.3 ° 7.9 ° 8.5 ° 9.0 ° 9.1 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
SW 10 SW 10 SW 10 SW 11 SW 14 WSW 15 WSW 15 30 WSW 14 SW 11 SSW 11 S 11 S 13 S 16 S 17 S 17
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
E E E E VG VG E VG VG E E VG VG VG G
Humidity
95% 94% 91% 90% 86% 88% 92% 91% 89% 91% 86% 92% 87% 83% 87%
Pressure (hPa)
1003 1004 1005 1006 1006 1007 1008 1009 1009 1010 1010 1009 1009 1009 1008
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady)
R R R R R R R R R R R R F F F
Sunrise: 07:58 Sunset: 15:53 Moon phase: Waxing crescent
Wednesday (Wednesday 14 November 2018)
00:00 01:00 02:00 03:00 04:00 05:00 06:00 07:00 08:00 09:00
Light rain Light rain Light rain Light shower night Overcast Overcast Overcast Cloudy Overcast Light shower day
Temperature (°C)
8.7 ° 8.5 ° 8.9 ° 9.4 ° 9.7 ° 10.0 ° 9.9 ° 10.2 ° 10.3 ° 10.2 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
S 22 32 S 18 31 S 18 29 S 18 S 19 29 S 17 S 19 S 17 S 17 S 16
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
G G G G G G G G G G
Humidity
88% 93% 93% 93% 92% 91% 92% 92% 92% 95%
Pressure (hPa)
1008 1008 1007 1007 1006 1006 1006 1006 1006 1006
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady)
F F F F F F F F F R
Sunrise: 08:00 Sunset: 15:51 Moon phase: First quarter
– = No Data Issued at: Kirkwall Youth Hostel forecast >
Met Office
Tiree Heavy rain 56.497 -6.887
Birmingham Cloudy 52.486 -1.889
Glasgow Heavy rain 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 Cloudy 50.718 -3.533
Lincoln Cloudy 53.23 -0.539
Norwich Sunny intervals 52.63 1.299
Peterborough Cloudy 52.569 -0.239
Swindon Sunny intervals 51.556 -1.778
York Cloudy 53.962 -1.079
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) Cloudy 54.995 -7.323
Newtown (Powys) Overcast 52.512 -3.312
Belfast Cloudy 54.596 -5.93
Caernarfon Overcast 53.139 -4.273
Camborne Cloudy 50.212 -5.294
Cardiff Cloudy 51.481 -3.178
Dumfries Heavy rain 55.071 -3.604
Edinburgh Heavy rain 55.953 -3.187
Lerwick Overcast 60.154 -1.143
London Cloudy 51.508 -0.125
Newcastle Upon Tyne Cloudy 54.978 -1.616
Pitlochry No data 56.705 -3.728
Southampton Cloudy 50.909 -1.403
Stornoway Overcast 58.211 -6.384
Wick (Highland) Light shower day 58.439 -3.092

Extremes

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Orkney & Shetland extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Kirkwall 10.5 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Lerwick (S. Screen) 10.2 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Kirkwall 5.6 °C
Highest rainfall Lerwick (S. Screen) 1.0 mm
Sunniest Lerwick (S. Screen) 2.7 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Bournemouth Airport 15.0 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Kielder Castle 8.9 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Tain Range -0.8 °C
Highest rainfall Shap 13.2 mm
Sunniest Tibenham Airfield 7.8 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

Kirkwall Youth Hostel

Location
58.971, -2.964
Altitude
6 m above mean sea level

Kirkwall

Location
58.954, -2.9
Altitude
26 m above mean sea level
Distance from Kirkwall Youth Hostel
2.6

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