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Kirkwall

Thursday (Thursday 18 January 2018)
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 22:00 23:00
Partly cloudy night Cloudy Overcast Cloudy Overcast Partly cloudy night Light rain Partly cloudy night Cloudy Light shower day Cloudy Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Cloudy Light rain Heavy shower night Light shower night Light snow shower night Cloudy Partly cloudy night Light shower night Cloudy Overcast
Temperature (°C)
0.9 ° 0.9 ° 0.5 ° 0.5 ° 0.7 ° -0.2 ° 0.9 ° 0.4 ° 1.0 ° 1.3 ° 1.7 ° 1.7 ° 1.5 ° 2.1 ° 1.9 ° 2.2 ° 1.6 ° 1.4 ° 0.6 ° 0.6 ° 1.1 ° 1.0 ° 1.5 ° 1.7 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
WSW 9 WSW 6 WSW 11 WSW 8 W 6 WSW 11 W 14 WSW 13 WSW 10 WSW 15 W 8 WNW 5 WSW 7 W 8 W 5 W 7 NW 8 W 6 W 8 SW 5 SSW 10 WSW 14 SW 13 SW 15
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
VG VG E E E E P E E M E E E VG E G P G P E E E E E
Humidity Expand
95% 97% 97% 96% 97% 94% 96% 98% 97% 92% 93% 90% 87% 85% 85% 89% 91% 95% 96% 98% 98% 96% 92% 95%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
987 987 987 987 987 987 987 988 988 989 989 990 990 990 991 991 992 992 993 993 993 994 993 993
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
F F F F F R R R R R R R R R R R R R R R R R R R
Sunrise: 08:48 Sunset: 15:57 Moon phase: New
Friday (Friday 19 January 2018)
00:00
Overcast
Temperature (°C)
1.4 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
SW 23 29
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
E
Humidity Expand
95%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
993
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
F
Sunrise: 08:46 Sunset: 16:00 Moon phase: New
– = No Data Issued at: Kirkwall forecast >
Met Office
Updated:
Tiree Partly cloudy night 56.497 -6.887
Birmingham Clear night 52.486 -1.889
Glasgow Cloudy 55.864 -4.25
Manchester Light shower night 53.479 -2.247
Brighton No data 50.822 -0.136
Dover No data 51.126 1.318
Exeter Cloudy 50.718 -3.533
Lincoln Clear night 53.23 -0.539
Norwich Clear night 52.63 1.299
Peterborough Partly cloudy night 52.569 -0.239
Swindon Clear night 51.556 -1.778
York Clear night 53.962 -1.079
Aberdeen Overcast 57.15 -2.093
Pembroke Clear night 51.673 -4.908
Ullapool Cloudy 57.896 -5.16
Inverness Partly cloudy night 57.478 -4.223
Kendal Cloudy 54.328 -2.745
Londonderry (Derry) Light shower 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 Cloudy 50.212 -5.294
Cardiff Clear night 51.481 -3.178
Dumfries Overcast 55.071 -3.604
Edinburgh Clear night 55.953 -3.187
Lerwick Partly cloudy night 60.154 -1.143
London Clear night 51.508 -0.125
Newcastle Upon Tyne Cloudy 54.978 -1.616
Pitlochry No data 56.705 -3.728
Southampton Clear night 50.909 -1.403
Stornoway Cloudy 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 Fair Isle 4.0 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Lerwick (S. Screen) 2.0 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Baltasound -4.8 °C
Highest rainfall Kirkwall 4.2 mm
Sunniest Lerwick (S. Screen) 1.7 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Swanage 10.5 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Drumnadrochit -0.5 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Loch Glascarnoch SAWS -7.7 °C
Highest rainfall Rochdale 20.8 mm
Sunniest Bournemouth Airport 5.2 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
26.0 m above mean sea level

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