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Kirkwall

Nearest observation site to Kirkwall Youth Hostel

Friday (Friday 17 November 2017)
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 21:00 22:00 23:00
Cloudy Cloudy Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night Heavy shower night Partly cloudy night Cloudy Light shower day Cloudy Light shower day Cloudy Heavy shower day Light shower day Light shower day Light shower night Overcast Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy
Temperature (°C)
7.1 ° 6.4 ° 7.0 ° 6.5 ° 7.0 ° 6.4 ° 6.9 ° 6.3 ° 6.7 ° 6.2 ° 6.7 ° 6.3 ° 5.6 ° 7.0 ° 5.5 ° 5.1 ° 5.4 ° 6.0 ° 5.4 ° 5.2 ° 5.7 ° 4.5 ° 4.4 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
WSW 29 48 W 28 56 W 31 46 W 30 49 W 29 48 W 34 56 W 26 43 W 25 51 W 23 48 W 26 47 W 29 53 W 26 46 W 30 41 W 23 43 W 21 44 W 15 43 W 17 33 W 23 43 W 19 39 W 19 32 W 21 34 WNW 26 43 W 18 39
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
G G G G G G G VG M VG P VG P VG G M G VG VG VG VG G G
Humidity Expand
84% 93% 82% 86% 83% 88% 87% 86% 91% 91% 85% 89% 89% 90% 92% 96% 93% 82% 84% 81% 71% 73% 84%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
1014 1014 1014 1013 1013 1013 1013 1013 1013 1013 1013 1012 1012 1011 1011 1010 1010 1009 1009 1008 1008 1008 1008
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
F F F F F F F F F F F F F F F F F F F F F F F
Sunrise: 08:07 Sunset: 15:45 Moon phase: Waning crescent
Saturday (Saturday 18 November 2017)
00:00 01:00
Heavy rain Cloudy
Temperature (°C)
3.0 ° 3.4 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
NW 23 37 WNW 17 34
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
P E
Humidity Expand
85% 74%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
1009 1008
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
R F
Sunrise: 08:10 Sunset: 15:43 Moon phase: New
– = No Data Issued at: Kirkwall Youth Hostel forecast >
Met Office 00:00, Sat
Tiree Cloudy 56.497 -6.887
Birmingham Cloudy 52.486 -1.889
Glasgow Partly cloudy night 55.864 -4.25
Manchester Partly cloudy night 53.479 -2.247
Brighton No data 50.822 -0.136
Dover No data 51.126 1.318
Exeter Overcast 50.718 -3.533
Lincoln Clear night 53.23 -0.539
Norwich Clear night 52.63 1.299
Peterborough Cloudy 52.569 -0.239
Swindon Overcast 51.556 -1.778
York Partly cloudy night 53.962 -1.079
Aberdeen Partly cloudy night 57.15 -2.093
Pembroke Cloudy 51.673 -4.908
Ullapool Overcast 57.896 -5.16
Inverness Heavy shower night 57.478 -4.223
Kendal Overcast 54.328 -2.745
Londonderry (Derry) Partly cloudy night 54.995 -7.323
Newtown (Powys) Cloudy 52.512 -3.312
Belfast Overcast 54.596 -5.93
Caernarfon Cloudy 53.139 -4.273
Camborne Partly cloudy night 50.212 -5.294
Cardiff No data 51.481 -3.178
Dumfries Overcast 55.071 -3.604
Edinburgh Clear night 55.953 -3.187
Lerwick Cloudy 60.154 -1.143
London Overcast 51.508 -0.125
Newcastle Upon Tyne Cloudy 54.978 -1.616
Pitlochry No data 56.705 -3.728
Southampton Overcast 50.909 -1.403
Stornoway Clear night 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 8.2 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Lerwick (S. Screen) 7.2 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Baltasound 3.4 °C
Highest rainfall Kirkwall 18.8 mm
Sunniest Lerwick (S. Screen) 0.4 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Mount Batten 11.6 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Llysdinam 4.7 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Benson -4.5 °C
Highest rainfall Kinlochewe 24.0 mm
Sunniest Camborne 8.3 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)

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
6.0 m above mean sea level

Kirkwall

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

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