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Kirkwall

Nearest observation site to Marwick

Wednesday (Wednesday 17 January 2018)
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 20:00 21:00 22:00 23:00
Cloudy Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night Light shower night Cloudy Light shower night Heavy snow shower night Overcast Overcast Cloudy Heavy shower day Cloudy Overcast Sunny day Sunny intervals Partly cloudy night Clear night Cloudy Clear night Clear night Heavy shower night Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night
Temperature (°C)
1.0 ° 0.9 ° 1.0 ° 1.5 ° 1.9 ° 1.1 ° 0.6 ° 1.3 ° 2.2 ° 2.6 ° 2.8 ° 1.8 ° 1.5 ° 1.9 ° 1.8 ° 1.6 ° 1.5 ° 2.2 ° 0.8 ° 0.5 ° 2.0 ° 2.2 ° 1.9 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
SW 22 32 WSW 25 33 WSW 19 37 SW 21 30 WSW 19 W 19 29 W 11 W 9 W 16 30 W 14 31 W 14 29 WNW 18 36 W 16 30 W 10 29 W 11 W 10 W 11 WSW 15 NW 2 WSW 8 WNW 6 WSW 15 WSW 15
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
E VG E M E G M VG VG VG M E VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG E
Humidity Expand
91% 90% 95% 97% 92% 92% 96% 98% 81% 82% 81% 85% 92% 91% 86% 87% 87% 92% 90% 86% 92% 93% 94%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
977 977 978 979 979 981 982 983 983 984 985 985 986 987 987 988 988 988 989 988 988 988 987
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 F F F F
Sunrise: 08:52 Sunset: 15:56 Moon phase: New
Thursday (Thursday 18 January 2018)
00:00 01:00
Partly cloudy night Cloudy
Temperature (°C)
0.9 ° 0.9 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
WSW 9 WSW 6
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
VG VG
Humidity Expand
95% 97%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
987 987
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
F F
Sunrise: 08:51 Sunset: 15:58 Moon phase: New
– = No Data Issued at: Marwick forecast >
Met Office
Updated:
Tiree Overcast 56.497 -6.887
Birmingham Overcast 52.486 -1.889
Glasgow Light rain 55.864 -4.25
Manchester Heavy rain 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 Heavy shower night 53.23 -0.539
Norwich Drizzle 52.63 1.299
Peterborough Light rain 52.569 -0.239
Swindon Overcast 51.556 -1.778
York Overcast 53.962 -1.079
Aberdeen Cloudy 57.15 -2.093
Pembroke Overcast 51.673 -4.908
Ullapool Light rain 57.896 -5.16
Inverness Cloudy 57.478 -4.223
Kendal Overcast 54.328 -2.745
Londonderry (Derry) Drizzle 54.995 -7.323
Newtown (Powys) Overcast 52.512 -3.312
Belfast Light snow 54.596 -5.93
Caernarfon Overcast 53.139 -4.273
Camborne Light rain 50.212 -5.294
Cardiff Drizzle 51.481 -3.178
Dumfries Light snow 55.071 -3.604
Edinburgh Light shower night 55.953 -3.187
Lerwick Clear night 60.154 -1.143
London Cloudy 51.508 -0.125
Newcastle Upon Tyne Heavy snow 54.978 -1.616
Pitlochry No data 56.705 -3.728
Southampton Overcast 50.909 -1.403
Stornoway Partly cloudy night 58.211 -6.384
Wick (Highland) Cloudy 58.439 -3.092

Extremes

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Orkney & Shetland extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Fair Isle 4.3 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Lerwick (S. Screen) 2.8 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Baltasound -1.3 °C
Highest rainfall Kirkwall 10.6 mm
Sunniest Kirkwall 1.2 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Scilly St Marys 10.8 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Carterhouse 0.8 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Drumnadrochit -5.0 °C
Highest rainfall Glenanne 20.6 mm
Sunniest Wattisham 6.5 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

Marwick

Location
59.099, -3.349
Altitude
0.0 m above mean sea level

Kirkwall

Location
58.954, -2.9
Altitude
26.0 m above mean sea level
Distance from Marwick
18.8

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