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Kirkwall

Nearest observation site to Marwick

Wednesday (Wednesday 20 September 2017)
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
Clear night Clear night Cloudy Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Cloudy Overcast Overcast Cloudy Light shower day Overcast Overcast Light shower day Light rain Overcast Drizzle Drizzle Heavy rain Heavy rain Heavy rain Heavy rain
Temperature (°C)
8.1 ° 8.7 ° 9.0 ° 10.4 ° 11.3 ° 11.6 ° 11.6 ° 12.0 ° 12.4 ° 13.2 ° 13.6 ° 13.5 ° 14.9 ° 13.9 ° 13.6 ° 13.8 ° 13.2 ° 11.9 ° 11.5 ° 11.2 ° 10.9 ° 10.9 ° 11.0 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
S 10 S 9 SSE 9 SSE 8 SSE 11 S 14 SE 11 SSE 14 SSE 16 SSE 14 SSE 13 SSE 10 SSE 11 S 10 S 8 WNW 3 W 9 WNW 9 NW 8 NNW 7 NNW 8 NNW 9 N 9
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
VG VG VG VG VG E VG VG VG VG VG VG E VG G M M P P M G G G
Humidity Expand
98% 97% 96% 96% 96% 94% 96% 94% 89% 91% 88% 90% 96% 97% 97% 98% 98% 98%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
1014 1013 1013 1012 1011 1011 1010 1010 1009 1009 1009 1008 1008 1008 1008 1008 1008 1009 1009 1009 1009 1008 1008
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
F F F F F F F F F F F F F F F F R R R R R F F
Sunrise: 06:52 Sunset: 19:20 Moon phase: Waning crescent
Thursday (Thursday 21 September 2017)
00:00 01:00
Heavy rain Light rain
Temperature (°C)
10.9 ° 10.6 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
N 9 N 8
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
M G
Humidity Expand
Pressure (hPa) Expand
1008 1008
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
F F
Sunrise: 06:55 Sunset: 19:17 Moon phase: New
– = No Data Issued at: Marwick forecast >
Met Office 23:00, Wed
Updated 00:00 on Thu 21 Sep 2017 BST
Tiree Overcast 56.497 -6.887
Birmingham Overcast 52.486 -1.889
Glasgow Overcast 55.864 -4.25
Manchester Cloudy 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 Light rain 53.23 -0.539
Norwich Partly cloudy night 52.63 1.299
Peterborough Cloudy 52.569 -0.239
Swindon Overcast 51.556 -1.778
York Overcast 53.962 -1.079
Aberdeen Mist 57.15 -2.093
Pembroke Overcast 51.673 -4.908
Ullapool Heavy rain 57.896 -5.16
Inverness Drizzle 57.478 -4.223
Kendal Overcast 54.328 -2.745
Londonderry (Derry) No data 54.995 -7.323
Newtown (Powys) Overcast 52.512 -3.312
Fort William No data 56.82 -5.104
Belfast Light rain 54.596 -5.93
Caernarfon Overcast 53.139 -4.273
Camborne Overcast 50.212 -5.294
Cardiff Overcast 51.481 -3.178
Dumfries Light rain 55.071 -3.604
Edinburgh Overcast 55.953 -3.187
Lerwick Heavy rain 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 Overcast 50.909 -1.403
Stornoway Overcast 58.211 -6.384
Wick (Highland) Heavy rain 58.439 -3.092

Extremes

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Orkney & Shetland extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Kirkwall 15.2 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Lerwick (S. Screen) 12.7 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Lerwick (S. Screen) 6.6 °C
Highest rainfall Kirkwall 5.2 mm
Sunniest Lerwick (S. Screen) 1.2 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Cardiff Bute Park 19.7 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Castlederg 12.4 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Santon Downham 3.0 °C
Highest rainfall Logan Botanic Garden 25.6 mm
Sunniest Shoeburyness 3.7 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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