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Kirkwall last 24 hours

Nearest observation site to Kirkwall Youth Hostel

Sunday (Sunday 22 July 2018)
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Mist Overcast Overcast Overcast Drizzle Heavy rain Drizzle Drizzle Overcast Light rain Overcast Overcast Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Light shower day Light shower day Overcast Overcast Light shower night
Temperature (°C)
12.9 ° 13.5 ° 13.8 ° 13.9 ° 13.8 ° 13.8 ° 14.4 ° 14.4 ° 14.5 ° 14.3 ° 14.3 ° 14.8 ° 16.4 ° 15.7 ° 17.0 ° 16.9 ° 16.3 ° 15.7 ° 15.6 ° 14.1 ° 14.0 ° 13.8 ° 13.7 ° 13.6 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
S 11 S 8 SSW 9 SSW 9 SW 9 SSW 8 SW 11 WSW 23 32 WSW 22 30 W 18 31 W 17 W 22 30 W 22 32 W 19 32 W 24 32 W 22 33 W 21 30 W 19 W 14 W 15 W 14 W 11 WSW 6 WSW 6
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
P G E G P P P P M P M VG VG E VG E E E VG M VG E E E
Humidity
100% 98% 97% 98% 97% 97% 98% 98% 92% 85% 87% 81% 79% 81% 83% 84% 94% 93% 94% 93% 95%
Pressure (hPa)
1009 1009 1008 1008 1008 1008 1008 1008 1008 1008 1009 1009 1009 1009 1009 1010 1010 1010 1010 1010 1011 1011 1011 1011
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady)
F F F F F F F F R R R R R R R R R R R R R R R R
Sunrise: 04:37 Sunset: 21:58 Moon phase: First quarter
Monday (Monday 23 July 2018)
00:00
Overcast
Temperature (°C)
13.3 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
SSW 5
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
VG
Humidity
97%
Pressure (hPa)
1011
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady)
R
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Met Office
Tiree Overcast 56.497 -6.887
Birmingham Clear night 52.486 -1.889
Glasgow Overcast 55.864 -4.25
Manchester Clear night 53.479 -2.247
Brighton No data 50.822 -0.136
Dover No data 51.126 1.318
Exeter Clear night 50.718 -3.533
Lincoln Cloudy 53.23 -0.539
Norwich Clear night 52.63 1.299
Peterborough Clear night 52.569 -0.239
Swindon Clear night 51.556 -1.778
York Cloudy 53.962 -1.079
Aberdeen Clear night 57.15 -2.093
Pembroke Clear night 51.673 -4.908
Ullapool Drizzle 57.896 -5.16
Inverness Cloudy 57.478 -4.223
Kendal Overcast 54.328 -2.745
Londonderry (Derry) Cloudy 54.995 -7.323
Newtown (Powys) Sunny day 52.512 -3.312
Belfast Overcast 54.596 -5.93
Caernarfon Cloudy 53.139 -4.273
Camborne Overcast 50.212 -5.294
Cardiff Cloudy 51.481 -3.178
Dumfries Mist 55.071 -3.604
Edinburgh Overcast 55.953 -3.187
Lerwick Cloudy 60.154 -1.143
London Clear 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 Overcast 58.211 -6.384

Extremes

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Orkney & Shetland extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Kirkwall 16.9 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Fair Isle 13.9 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Fair Isle 10.8 °C
Highest rainfall Kirkwall 1.2 mm
Sunniest Lerwick (S. Screen) 1.4 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Cavendish 29.1 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Fair Isle 13.9 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Coton-in-the-Elms 9.3 °C
Highest rainfall Liscombe 10.2 mm
Sunniest Weybourne 11.3 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)

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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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