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Kirkwall

Nearest observation site to Foubister

Wednesday (Wednesday 20 September 2017)
21:00 22:00 23:00
Heavy rain Heavy rain Heavy rain
Temperature (°C)
10.9 ° 10.9 ° 11.0 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
NNW 8 NNW 9 N 9
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
G G G
Humidity Expand
98%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
1009 1008 1008
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
R F F
Sunrise: 06:50 Sunset: 19:18 Moon phase: Waning crescent
Thursday (Thursday 21 September 2017)
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 18:00 19:00 20:00 21:00
Heavy rain Light rain Overcast Light shower night Overcast Mist Mist Overcast Cloudy Light shower day Heavy shower day Heavy rain Light rain Light shower day Drizzle Overcast Overcast Light shower day Light rain Overcast Light rain Overcast
Temperature (°C)
10.9 ° 10.6 ° 10.8 ° 10.9 ° 10.6 ° 10.3 ° 10.0 ° 9.8 ° 10.1 ° 10.4 ° 10.9 ° 10.7 ° 11.5 ° 11.3 ° 11.3 ° 11.8 ° 11.7 ° 10.3 ° 10.7 ° 10.8 ° 10.3 ° 9.3 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
N 9 N 8 N 9 NNW 7 NNW 7 NW 6 NW 8 NW 6 NW 5 W 5 NW 6 W 2 NNW 8 N 8 N 9 NNW 7 NNW 7 NW 10 N 3 N 0 WSW 5 W 6
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
M G E M VG M G E E E G M VG G G VG E M VG VG VG VG
Humidity Expand
97% 98% 98% 97% 97% 95% 97% 95% 94% 94% 90% 86% 93% 95% 96% 97% 97%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
1008 1008 1008 1008 1008 1007 1007 1007 1007 1008 1008 1009 1008 1009 1009 1009 1010 1010 1010 1011 1011 1012
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
F F F F F F F F R R R R R R R R R R R R R R
Sunrise: 06:53 Sunset: 19:15 Moon phase: New
– = No Data Issued at: Foubister forecast >
Met Office 20:00, Thu
Updated 21:00 on Thu 21 Sep 2017 BST
Tiree Clear night 56.497 -6.887
Birmingham Cloudy 52.486 -1.889
Glasgow Clear night 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 Partly cloudy night 53.23 -0.539
Norwich Heavy shower night 52.63 1.299
Peterborough Mist 52.569 -0.239
Swindon Clear night 51.556 -1.778
York Overcast 53.962 -1.079
Aberdeen Light rain 57.15 -2.093
Pembroke Partly cloudy night 51.673 -4.908
Ullapool Clear night 57.896 -5.16
Inverness Partly cloudy night 57.478 -4.223
Kendal Clear night 54.328 -2.745
Londonderry (Derry) No data 54.995 -7.323
Newtown (Powys) Sunny intervals 52.512 -3.312
Fort William No data 56.82 -5.104
Belfast Clear night 54.596 -5.93
Caernarfon Partly cloudy night 53.139 -4.273
Camborne Clear night 50.212 -5.294
Cardiff Clear night 51.481 -3.178
Dumfries Clear night 55.071 -3.604
Edinburgh Clear night 55.953 -3.187
Lerwick Drizzle 60.154 -1.143
London Cloudy 51.508 -0.125
Newcastle Upon Tyne Clear night 54.978 -1.616
Pitlochry No data 56.705 -3.728
Southampton Partly cloudy night 50.909 -1.403
Stornoway Clear night 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 Kirkwall 15.2 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Lerwick (S. Screen) 12.7 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Lerwick (S. Screen) 6.6 °C
Highest rainfall Kirkwall 5.2 mm
Sunniest Lerwick (S. Screen) 1.2 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Cardiff Bute Park 19.7 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Castlederg 12.4 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Santon Downham 3.0 °C
Highest rainfall Logan Botanic Garden 25.6 mm
Sunniest Shoeburyness 3.7 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

Foubister

Location
58.919, -2.837
Altitude
24.0 m above mean sea level

Kirkwall

Location
58.954, -2.9
Altitude
26.0 m above mean sea level
Distance from Foubister
3.3

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