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Kirkwall last 24 hours

Thursday (Thursday 18 October 2018)
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
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Temperature (°C)
8.6 ° 8.6 ° 7.2 ° 8.2 ° 9.0 ° 8.5 ° 9.1 ° 10.3 ° 10.2 ° 10.4 ° 9.7 ° 9.6 ° 9.3 ° 8.9 ° 8.6 ° 8.8 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
W 15 30 W 13 W 6 W 11 WSW 14 WSW 16 WSW 14           SW 15 SSW 10 S 10 S 10 SSW 9 S 9 S 9 S 9 S 9
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
E VG G G VG VG E VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG E
Humidity
76% 79% 87% 89% 79% 91% 84% 82% 79% 79% 82% 82% 83% 87% 88% 88%
Pressure (hPa)
1023 1023 1023 1024 1024 1025 1025 1025 1024 1024 1024 1024 1023 1023 1022 1022
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady)
R R R R R R R R R F F F F F F F F F F
Sunrise: 07:55 Sunset: 17:58 Moon phase: First quarter
Friday (Friday 19 October 2018)
00:00 01:00 02:00 03:00
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Temperature (°C)
8.8 ° 9.0 ° 9.0 ° 8.9 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
S 9 S 9 SSW 14 SSW 14
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
VG VG E VG
Humidity
90% 88% 82% 81%
Pressure (hPa)
1021 1020 1019 1019
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady)
F F F F
Sunrise: 07:57 Sunset: 17:55 Moon phase: First quarter
– = No Data Issued at: Kirkwall forecast >
Met Office
Updated:
Tiree Overcast 56.497 -6.887
Birmingham Mist 52.486 -1.889
Glasgow Cloudy 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 Cloudy 50.718 -3.533
Lincoln Clear night 53.23 -0.539
Norwich Cloudy 52.63 1.299
Peterborough Mist 52.569 -0.239
Swindon Clear night 51.556 -1.778
York No data 53.962 -1.079
Aberdeen Overcast 57.15 -2.093
Pembroke Clear night 51.673 -4.908
Ullapool Overcast 57.896 -5.16
Inverness Overcast 57.478 -4.223
Kendal No data 54.328 -2.745
Londonderry (Derry) Overcast 54.995 -7.323
Newtown (Powys) Clear night 52.512 -3.312
Belfast Overcast 54.596 -5.93
Caernarfon Clear night 53.139 -4.273
Camborne Cloudy 50.212 -5.294
Cardiff Clear night 51.481 -3.178
Dumfries Fog 55.071 -3.604
Edinburgh Partly cloudy night 55.953 -3.187
Lerwick Cloudy 60.154 -1.143
London Clear night 51.508 -0.125
Newcastle Upon Tyne Clear night 54.978 -1.616
Pitlochry No data 56.705 -3.728
Southampton Clear night 50.909 -1.403
Stornoway Overcast 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 11.7 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Lerwick (S. Screen) 10.5 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Lerwick (S. Screen) 7.1 °C
Highest rainfall Lerwick (S. Screen) 1.4 mm
Sunniest Lerwick (S. Screen) 0.5 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature St Catherines Pt. 17.4 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Dalwhinnie 8.7 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Katesbridge -4.0 °C
Highest rainfall Lerwick (S. Screen) 1.4 mm
Sunniest Morecambe No2 9.9 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
58.985, -2.961
Altitude
1 m above mean sea level

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