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Kirkwall last 24 hours

Nearest observation site to Auskerry Sound

Tuesday (Tuesday 22 May 2018)
19:00 20:00 21:00 22:00 23:00
Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast
Temperature (°C)
9.4 ° 9.0 ° 8.5 ° 8.2 ° 8.1 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
NE 10 ENE 9 E 8 E 9 E 6
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
E E VG E E
Humidity
69% 72% 74% 74% 77%
Pressure (hPa)
1028 1028 1028 1028 1028
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady)
F F R R R
Sunrise: 04:25 Sunset: 21:50 Moon phase: First quarter
Wednesday (Wednesday 23 May 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
Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Cloudy Cloudy Sunny intervals Sunny day Sunny intervals Sunny intervals
Temperature (°C)
8.2 ° 8.0 ° 7.7 ° 7.6 ° 7.7 ° 7.6 ° 7.9 ° 8.4 ° 8.7 ° 8.8 ° 9.3 ° 9.4 ° 10.0 ° 10.2 ° 11.5 ° 11.6 ° 11.1 ° 10.9 ° 10.2 ° 9.9 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
E 8 E 7 ESE 5 ESE 5 SE 5 ESE 3 ESE 2 SE 6 SE 5 SSE 7 S 7 SSE 9 SSE 10 S 9 SSE 9 SE 11 SE 11 SE 14 SSE 13 SE 11
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
VG E E E VG E VG VG E VG VG E VG VG VG VG VG VG E VG
Humidity
74% 76% 81% 80% 79% 82% 81% 79% 77% 77% 76% 75% 76% 73% 70% 71% 73% 75% 77% 80%
Pressure (hPa)
1028 1028 1028 1028 1028 1028 1028 1028 1029 1029 1029 1029 1029 1029 1029 1029 1029 1029 1028 1028
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady)
R F F F F F F R R R R R R R S S F F F F
Sunrise: 04:24 Sunset: 21:52 Moon phase: First quarter
– = No Data Issued at: Auskerry Sound forecast >
Met Office
Updated:
Tiree Sunny day 56.497 -6.887
Birmingham Sunny intervals 52.486 -1.889
Glasgow Sunny day 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 intervals 50.718 -3.533
Lincoln Sunny intervals 53.23 -0.539
Norwich Overcast 52.63 1.299
Peterborough Sunny day 52.569 -0.239
Swindon Sunny day 51.556 -1.778
York Sunny day 53.962 -1.079
Aberdeen Sunny day 57.15 -2.093
Pembroke Sunny day 51.673 -4.908
Ullapool Sunny day 57.896 -5.16
Inverness Sunny day 57.478 -4.223
Kendal Sunny day 54.328 -2.745
Londonderry (Derry) Sunny day 54.995 -7.323
Newtown (Powys) Sunny day 52.512 -3.312
Belfast Sunny day 54.596 -5.93
Caernarfon Sunny day 53.139 -4.273
Camborne Sunny day 50.212 -5.294
Cardiff Sunny day 51.481 -3.178
Dumfries Sunny day 55.071 -3.604
Edinburgh Sunny day 55.953 -3.187
Lerwick Sunny intervals 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 Sunny intervals 50.909 -1.403
Stornoway Sunny day 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 Baltasound 11.4 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Fair Isle 10.4 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Lerwick (S. Screen) 5.9 °C
Highest rainfall Kirkwall Trace
Sunniest Lerwick (S. Screen) 8.1 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Porthmadog 25.0 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Lentran 8.3 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Resallach -0.2 °C
Highest rainfall Manston 10.6 mm
Sunniest Rostherne No 2 14.5 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 m above mean sea level

Kirkwall

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

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