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Kirkwall last 24 hours

Tuesday (Tuesday 19 March 2019)
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Overcast Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Cloudy Overcast Cloudy Cloudy
Temperature (°C)
8.3 ° 8.9 ° 9.6 ° 10.8 ° 10.0 ° 9.4 ° 8.6 ° 8.6 ° 8.4 ° 7.9 ° 8.2 ° 8.0 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
S 21 S 22 29 SSW 17 SW 10 WSW 21 40 WSW 29 40 WSW 24 37 W 24 40 W 22 34 WSW 18 31 WSW 19 29 WSW 17 34
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
VG VG VG E VG G G G M G G G
Humidity
94% 89% 88% 85% 86% 90% 93% 88% 85% 81% 81% 78%
Pressure (hPa)
1013 1013 1013 1013 1013 1013 1014 1015 1016 1016 1017 1017
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady)
F F F F F R R R R R R R
Sunrise: 06:18 Sunset: 18:23 Moon phase: Full
Wednesday (Wednesday 20 March 2019)
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
Light shower night Overcast Cloudy Light shower night Partly cloudy night Overcast Overcast Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Sunny intervals
Temperature (°C)
7.8 ° 7.8 ° 7.9 ° 7.2 ° 7.1 ° 7.2 ° 7.3 ° 7.3 ° 7.4 ° 7.5 ° 8.3 ° 9.3 ° 10.7 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
WSW 17 29 WSW 19 30 WSW 19 29 W 22 32 WSW 17 WSW 16 WSW 13 WSW 17 WSW 14 WSW 17 SW 16 SSW 15 SSW 16
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
M G G G G G M G M G G G G
Humidity
86% 81% 80% 85% 85% 85% 86% 85% 89% 82% 80% 76% 69%
Pressure (hPa)
1018 1018 1018 1018 1019 1020 1020 1020 1021 1021 1021 1021 1021
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady)
R R R R R R R R R R R R F
Sunrise: 06:15 Sunset: 18:25 Moon phase: Full
– = No Data Issued at: Kirkwall forecast >
Met Office
Updated:
Birmingham Sunny intervals 52.486 -1.889
Glasgow Cloudy 55.864 -4.25
Manchester Sunny intervals 53.479 -2.247
Brighton Overcast 50.822 -0.136
Dover Overcast 51.126 1.318
Exeter Overcast 50.718 -3.533
Lincoln Cloudy 53.23 -0.539
Norwich Sunny day 52.63 1.299
Peterborough Sunny day 52.569 -0.239
Swindon Overcast 51.556 -1.778
York Cloudy 53.962 -1.079
Aberdeen Cloudy 57.15 -2.093
Pembroke Cloudy 51.673 -4.908
Ullapool Cloudy 57.896 -5.16
Inverness Sunny intervals 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 Drizzle 50.212 -5.294
Cardiff Overcast 51.481 -3.178
Dumfries Light rain 55.071 -3.604
Edinburgh Sunny intervals 55.953 -3.187
Lerwick Cloudy 60.154 -1.143
London Overcast 51.508 -0.125
Newcastle Upon Tyne Overcast 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) Sunny intervals 58.439 -3.092

Extremes

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Orkney & Shetland extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Kirkwall 10.9 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Lerwick (S. Screen) 8.2 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Lerwick (S. Screen) 1.2 °C
Highest rainfall Lerwick (S. Screen) 3.6 mm
Sunniest Lerwick (S. Screen) 0.0 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Derrylincornahoule 15.5 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Lerwick (S. Screen) 8.2 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Aboyne -3.0 °C
Highest rainfall Stonyhurst 5.4 mm
Sunniest Camborne 4.7 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)

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

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

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