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Kirkwall

Nearest observation site to Auskerry Sound

Thursday (Thursday 23 November 2017)
14:00 15:00 16:00 17:00 18:00 19:00 20:00 21:00 22:00 23:00
Cloudy Overcast Overcast Cloudy Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night Cloudy Cloudy
Temperature (°C)
2.1 ° 2.1 ° 2.1 ° 3.2 ° 3.0 ° 2.7 ° 3.6 ° 3.7 ° 3.6 ° 3.8 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
WSW 7 29 WNW 7 WSW 13 W 11 W 13 W 11 W 15 W 17 W 17 30 W 17 31
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
E E E VG VG E E VG E VG
Humidity Expand
96% 88% 94% 79% 77% 77% 68% 72% 70% 73%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
984 985 986 987 988 989 990 991 992 993
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
R R R R R R R R R R
Sunrise: 08:20 Sunset: 15:32 Moon phase: Waxing crescent
Friday (Friday 24 November 2017)
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
Heavy shower night Overcast Cloudy Heavy shower night Light shower night Overcast Cloudy Partly cloudy night Cloudy Heavy shower day Overcast Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy
Temperature (°C)
3.3 ° 4.2 ° 3.2 ° 2.3 ° 3.2 ° 4.2 ° 4.1 ° 3.9 ° 4.5 ° 2.6 ° 3.1 ° 3.7 ° 4.1 ° 5.1 ° 3.9 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
W 21 39 W 23 39 WNW 23 40 WNW 22 43 W 16 43 W 21 32 W 21 37 W 24 44 W 21 34 WSW 29 40 WSW 23 43 WSW 25 41 W 21 37 SW 26 34 SW 28 39
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
M VG VG G G VG VG VG VG G VG VG VG G VG
Humidity Expand
72% 69% 80% 89% 83% 62% 65% 63% 67% 84% 86% 77% 73% 80% 85%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
993 994 994 995 995 996 996 996 997 997 998 998 998 998 998
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
R R R R R R R R R R R R R R F
Sunrise: 08:22 Sunset: 15:31 Moon phase: Waxing crescent
– = No Data Issued at: Auskerry Sound forecast >
Met Office 13:00, Fri
Updated: 14:00 on Fri 24 Nov 2017 GMT
Tiree Cloudy 56.497 -6.887
Birmingham Sunny day 52.486 -1.889
Glasgow Cloudy 55.864 -4.25
Manchester Sunny day 53.479 -2.247
Brighton No data 50.822 -0.136
Dover No data 51.126 1.318
Exeter Sunny day 50.718 -3.533
Lincoln Sunny day 53.23 -0.539
Norwich Sunny day 52.63 1.299
Peterborough Sunny day 52.569 -0.239
Swindon Sunny day 51.556 -1.778
York Sunny intervals 53.962 -1.079
Aberdeen Sunny intervals 57.15 -2.093
Pembroke Sunny day 51.673 -4.908
Ullapool Overcast 57.896 -5.16
Inverness Light rain 57.478 -4.223
Kendal Sunny day 54.328 -2.745
Londonderry (Derry) Light shower day 54.995 -7.323
Newtown (Powys) Sunny day 52.512 -3.312
Belfast Sunny intervals 54.596 -5.93
Caernarfon Sunny day 53.139 -4.273
Camborne Sunny intervals 50.212 -5.294
Cardiff Overcast 51.481 -3.178
Dumfries Sunny intervals 55.071 -3.604
Edinburgh Overcast 55.953 -3.187
Lerwick Cloudy 60.154 -1.143
London Cloudy 51.508 -0.125
Newcastle Upon Tyne Sunny day 54.978 -1.616
Pitlochry No data 56.705 -3.728
Southampton Sunny intervals 50.909 -1.403
Stornoway Cloudy 58.211 -6.384
Wick (Highland) Sunny day 58.439 -3.092

Extremes

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Orkney & Shetland extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Fair Isle 5.5 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Kirkwall 4.6 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Lerwick (S. Screen) 1.4 °C
Highest rainfall Kirkwall 5.0 mm
Sunniest Lerwick (S. Screen) 0.7 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Manston 13.8 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Balmoral 1.0 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Loch Glascarnoch SAWS -2.8 °C
Highest rainfall Spadeadam 24.8 mm
Sunniest Yeovilton 6.6 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

Auskerry Sound

Location
59.051, -2.595
Altitude
0.0 m above mean sea level

Kirkwall

Location
58.954, -2.9
Altitude
26.0 m above mean sea level
Distance from Auskerry Sound
12.8

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