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Kirkwall last 24 hours

Tuesday (Tuesday 19 June 2018)
15:00 16:00 17:00 18:00 19:00 20:00 21:00 22:00 23:00
Sunny intervals Sunny day Sunny intervals Cloudy Sunny intervals Cloudy Overcast Overcast Overcast
Temperature (°C)
14.1 ° 13.9 ° 13.4 ° 11.8 ° 11.8 ° 11.3 ° 10.7 ° 10.0 ° 9.3 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
W 28 43 W 25 40 W 22 34 W 22 30 W 15 29 W 14 W 13 W 14 WSW 7
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
VG G VG VG VG VG G G G
Humidity
59% 60% 66% 68% 61% 70% 74% 80% 84%
Pressure (hPa)
1013 1014 1014 1014 1014 1014 1015 1014 1014
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady)
R R R R R F R F R
Sunrise: 03:58 Sunset: 22:28 Moon phase: Waxing crescent
Wednesday (Wednesday 20 June 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
Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Cloudy Light rain Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Heavy shower day Cloudy
Temperature (°C)
8.9 ° 8.8 ° 8.6 ° 8.5 ° 8.5 ° 8.1 ° 8.7 ° 9.7 ° 10.2 ° 9.5 ° 10.9 ° 12.8 ° 13.3 ° 12.5 ° 11.6 ° 13.0 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
SW 8 SW 8 SSW 7 SSW 5 S 5 W 2 W 3 W 5 W 6 WNW 5 W 6 WNW 9 WNW 13 WNW 13 W 16 W 16
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
G G G G G G G G G G VG VG VG E M E
Humidity
85% 86% 87% 87% 91% 91% 91% 87% 86% 79% 79% 67% 60% 57% 73% 62%
Pressure (hPa)
1014 1014 1014 1013 1012 1012 1012 1012 1013 1013 1013 1013 1013 1014 1014 1014
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady)
F F F F F F F F R R R R R R R R
Sunrise: 03:58 Sunset: 22:28 Moon phase: First quarter
– = No Data Issued at: Kirkwall forecast >
Met Office
Updated:
Tiree Overcast 56.497 -6.887
Birmingham Cloudy 52.486 -1.889
Glasgow Sunny intervals 55.864 -4.25
Manchester Overcast 53.479 -2.247
Brighton No data 50.822 -0.136
Dover No data 51.126 1.318
Exeter Overcast 50.718 -3.533
Lincoln Overcast 53.23 -0.539
Norwich Cloudy 52.63 1.299
Peterborough Sunny intervals 52.569 -0.239
Swindon Overcast 51.556 -1.778
York Sunny intervals 53.962 -1.079
Aberdeen Overcast 57.15 -2.093
Pembroke Overcast 51.673 -4.908
Ullapool Sunny intervals 57.896 -5.16
Inverness Cloudy 57.478 -4.223
Kendal Cloudy 54.328 -2.745
Londonderry (Derry) Cloudy 54.995 -7.323
Newtown (Powys) Overcast 52.512 -3.312
Belfast Cloudy 54.596 -5.93
Caernarfon Sunny intervals 53.139 -4.273
Camborne Drizzle 50.212 -5.294
Cardiff Light rain 51.481 -3.178
Dumfries Cloudy 55.071 -3.604
Edinburgh Overcast 55.953 -3.187
Lerwick Sunny day 60.154 -1.143
London Cloudy 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 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 Kirkwall 14.7 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Fair Isle 12.1 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Lerwick (S. Screen) 9.0 °C
Highest rainfall Baltasound 2.6 mm
Sunniest Lerwick (S. Screen) 9.2 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Writtle 25.6 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Lough Fea 12.1 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Katesbridge 3.5 °C
Highest rainfall Derrylincornahoule 16.6 mm
Sunniest Lerwick (S. Screen) 9.2 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)

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Location details

Kirkwall

Location
58.985, -2.961
Altitude
1 m above mean sea level

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