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Kirkwall last 24 hours

Monday (Monday 24 September 2018)
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
Heavy shower night Partly cloudy night Light shower day Overcast Sunny intervals Overcast Sunny day Sunny day Sunny intervals Cloudy Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Cloudy Overcast Cloudy Overcast Cloudy
Temperature (°C)
6.5 ° 5.1 ° 6.0 ° 8.2 ° 8.3 ° 10.0 ° 11.3 ° 11.1 ° 10.9 ° 11.7 ° 11.9 ° 10.7 ° 10.4 ° 9.9 ° 9.4 ° 10.1 ° 10.6 ° 9.9 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
W 14 WSW 9 WSW 7 W 6 W 8 W 15 W 16 W 17 W 17 W 19 W 18 29 W 15 W 11 WSW 11 WSW 16 WSW 14 WSW 17 SW 14
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
VG E E E E VG VG E VG VG VG E VG VG VG VG VG VG
Humidity
83% 89% 93% 87% 82% 79% 65% 63% 66% 61% 61% 69% 78% 82% 88% 88% 81% 87%
Pressure (hPa)
1028 1029 1029 1029 1030 1030 1031 1031 1031 1031 1031 1031 1031 1031 1030 1030 1030 1030
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady)
R R R R R R R R R R R F F F F F F F
Sunrise: 07:00 Sunset: 19:06 Moon phase: Waxing gibbous
Tuesday (Tuesday 25 September 2018)
00:00 01:00 02:00 03:00 04:00 05:00 06:00
Cloudy Overcast Overcast Light shower night Partly cloudy night Cloudy Cloudy
Temperature (°C)
10.2 ° 10.1 ° 10.0 ° 10.4 ° 10.2 ° 10.5 ° 10.0 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
SW 17 SW 19 SW 17 SW 17 WSW 19 SW 18 SW 19
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
VG G VG M VG VG VG
Humidity
85% 93% 96% 95% 92% 87% 87%
Pressure (hPa)
1030 1030 1029 1029 1028 1028 1027
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady)
F F F F F F F
Sunrise: 07:02 Sunset: 19:04 Moon phase: Full
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Met Office
Updated:
Tiree Overcast 56.497 -6.887
Birmingham Clear night 52.486 -1.889
Glasgow Overcast 55.864 -4.25
Manchester Mist 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 Clear night 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 Clear night 53.962 -1.079
Pembroke Cloudy 51.673 -4.908
Inverness Overcast 57.478 -4.223
Kendal Partly cloudy night 54.328 -2.745
Londonderry (Derry) Partly cloudy night 54.995 -7.323
Newtown (Powys) Clear night 52.512 -3.312
Belfast Fog 54.596 -5.93
Caernarfon Cloudy 53.139 -4.273
Camborne Clear night 50.212 -5.294
Cardiff Clear night 51.481 -3.178
Dumfries Cloudy 55.071 -3.604
Edinburgh Cloudy 55.953 -3.187
Lerwick Overcast 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 Mist 50.909 -1.403
Stornoway Overcast 58.211 -6.384
Wick (Highland) Cloudy 58.439 -3.092

Extremes

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Orkney & Shetland extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Kirkwall 12.3 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Lerwick (S. Screen) 11.1 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Kirkwall 3.8 °C
Highest rainfall Fair Isle 2.8 mm
Sunniest Lerwick (S. Screen) 7.3 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Pershore 17.0 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Dalwhinnie 10.9 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Katesbridge -2.9 °C
Highest rainfall Kinlochewe 12.4 mm
Sunniest Shoeburyness 11.5 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

Location
58.954, -2.9
Altitude
26 m above mean sea level

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