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Kirkwall

Nearest observation site to Auskerry Sound

Friday (Friday 15 December 2017)
19:00 20:00 21:00 22:00 23:00
Cloudy Partly cloudy night Light shower night Light rain Partly cloudy night
Temperature (°C)
2.0 ° 2.7 ° 2.2 ° 1.7 ° 1.9 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
NNW 16 32 NNW 17 NNW 22 29 NW 18 WNW 11
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
E E M P VG
Humidity Expand
94% 83% 88% 92% 92%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
1008 1008 1009 1009 1009
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
R R R R R
Sunrise: 08:59 Sunset: 15:12 Moon phase: Waning crescent
Saturday (Saturday 16 December 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 15:00 16:00 17:00 18:00 19:00
Light rain Cloudy Cloudy Overcast Cloudy Cloudy Overcast Light shower night Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night Cloudy Cloudy Sunny intervals Cloudy Heavy rain Sunny day Partly cloudy night Cloudy Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night
Temperature (°C)
2.0 ° 1.7 ° 2.4 ° 2.1 ° 1.5 ° 3.0 ° 3.2 ° 3.4 ° 2.9 ° 2.6 ° 2.3 ° 1.8 ° 3.1 ° 2.2 ° 3.4 ° 1.2 ° 1.0 ° 0.8 ° 0.7 ° 1.1 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
WNW 13 WNW 8 NW 10 NNW 11 30 W 10 NW 14 WNW 11 NNW 15 NW 13 32 NW 14 NW 13 NNW 9 29 N 7 W 13 NNW 6 W 7 WSW 8 WSW 7 W 7 WSW 7
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
M E E E E E E VG E E E E VG E G VG E VG E E
Humidity Expand
91% 92% 89% 92% 88% 79% 78% 85% 86% 86% 90% 94% 92% 88% 92% 91% 95% 92% 90% 88%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
1010 1010 1010 1010 1010 1010 1011 1011 1012 1013 1013 1014 1014 1014 1015 1016 1016 1016 1017 1017
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
R R R R R R R R R R R R R R R R R R R R
Sunrise: 09:00 Sunset: 15:12 Moon phase: Waning crescent
– = No Data Issued at: Auskerry Sound forecast >
Met Office 20:00, Sat
Updated: 19:00 on Sat 16 Dec 2017 GMT
Tiree Overcast 56.497 -6.887
Birmingham Clear night 52.486 -1.889
Glasgow Clear night 55.864 -4.25
Manchester Fog 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 Clear night 53.23 -0.539
Norwich Cloudy 52.63 1.299
Peterborough Mist 52.569 -0.239
Swindon Overcast 51.556 -1.778
York Clear night 53.962 -1.079
Aberdeen Clear night 57.15 -2.093
Pembroke Overcast 51.673 -4.908
Ullapool Clear night 57.896 -5.16
Inverness Cloudy 57.478 -4.223
Kendal Clear night 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 Overcast 51.481 -3.178
Dumfries Clear night 55.071 -3.604
Edinburgh Clear night 55.953 -3.187
Lerwick Clear night 60.154 -1.143
London Cloudy 51.508 -0.125
Newcastle Upon Tyne Clear night 54.978 -1.616
Southampton Partly cloudy night 50.909 -1.403
Stornoway Cloudy 58.211 -6.384
Wick (Highland) Partly cloudy night 58.439 -3.092

Extremes

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Orkney & Shetland extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Fair Isle 5.1 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Lerwick (S. Screen) 3.0 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Lerwick (S. Screen) 1.8 °C
Highest rainfall Kirkwall 2.0 mm
Sunniest Lerwick (S. Screen) 2.3 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Scilly St Marys 9.1 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Carterhouse 1.8 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Fyvie Castle -5.8 °C
Highest rainfall Loch Glascarnoch SAWS 17.6 mm
Sunniest Exeter Airport 2 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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