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Kirkwall

Nearest observation site to Dounby

Monday (Monday 15 January 2018)
19:00 20:00 21:00 22:00 23:00
Light shower night Overcast Cloudy Light rain Drizzle
Temperature (°C)
2.1 ° 0.6 ° 1.6 ° 1.1 ° 1.4 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
SW 17 SW 14 33 SW 21 29 WSW 21 34 SW 21 29
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
VG VG G G M
Humidity Expand
96% 98% 98% 97% 97%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
976 975 975 975 974
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
F F F F F
Sunrise: 08:54 Sunset: 15:51 Moon phase: Waning crescent
Tuesday (Tuesday 16 January 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
Heavy snow Heavy shower night Light snow shower night Overcast Overcast Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Overcast Overcast Light rain Overcast Cloudy Light snow Heavy snow shower day Heavy snow Cloudy Heavy snow shower night Heavy shower night
Temperature (°C)
0.4 ° 1.0 ° 0.7 ° 0.3 ° 1.8 ° 1.8 ° 2.4 ° 1.3 ° 0.6 ° 1.3 ° 0.1 ° 1.4 ° 1.5 ° 0.5 ° 0.6 ° 0.0 ° 0.7 ° 0.5 ° 0.3 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
W 19 31 WSW 31 44 W 14 37 WSW 9 29 SW 18 WSW 18 48 WSW 23 36 SW 24 37 SW 11 33 SW 24 36 W 14 36 WSW 10 24 WSW 30 41 WSW 22 38 SSW 13 29 W 26 39 SW 21 29 WSW 25 38 SW 28 36
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
P M P E VG E VG E VG VG M VG VG M P P E M M
Humidity Expand
98% 97% 94% 91% 89% 81% 93% 97% 95% 97% 98% 87% 96% 93% 97% 97%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
975 974 974 974 973 973 973 973 973 973 973 973 973 973 972 973 973 973 973
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
R F F F F F F F R R R F F F F R F R R
Sunrise: 08:53 Sunset: 15:53 Moon phase: New
– = No Data Issued at: Dounby forecast >
Met Office
Updated:
Tiree Light shower night 56.497 -6.887
Birmingham Overcast 52.486 -1.889
Glasgow Light rain 55.864 -4.25
Manchester Heavy shower night 53.479 -2.247
Brighton No data 50.822 -0.136
Dover No data 51.126 1.318
Exeter Cloudy 50.718 -3.533
Lincoln Cloudy 53.23 -0.539
Norwich Clear night 52.63 1.299
Peterborough Partly cloudy night 52.569 -0.239
Swindon Cloudy 51.556 -1.778
York Cloudy 53.962 -1.079
Aberdeen Cloudy 57.15 -2.093
Pembroke Cloudy 51.673 -4.908
Ullapool Heavy snow shower night 57.896 -5.16
Inverness Heavy snow 57.478 -4.223
Kendal Cloudy 54.328 -2.745
Londonderry (Derry) Cloudy 54.995 -7.323
Newtown (Powys) Cloudy 52.512 -3.312
Belfast Overcast 54.596 -5.93
Caernarfon Cloudy 53.139 -4.273
Camborne Light shower night 50.212 -5.294
Cardiff Cloudy 51.481 -3.178
Dumfries Overcast 55.071 -3.604
Edinburgh Overcast 55.953 -3.187
Lerwick Light snow shower night 60.154 -1.143
London Cloudy 51.508 -0.125
Newcastle Upon Tyne Light snow shower night 54.978 -1.616
Pitlochry No data 56.705 -3.728
Southampton Light rain 50.909 -1.403
Stornoway Cloudy 58.211 -6.384
Wick (Highland) Clear night 58.439 -3.092

Extremes

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Orkney & Shetland extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Fair Isle 5.7 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Kirkwall 4.6 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Baltasound 3.2 °C
Highest rainfall Lerwick (S. Screen) 8.6 mm
Sunniest Lerwick (S. Screen) 0.4 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Bournemouth Airport 12.5 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Dalwhinnie 3.3 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Fylingdales 0.6 °C
Highest rainfall Capel Curig 44.8 mm
Sunniest Dundrennan 3.6 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

Dounby

Location
59.068, -3.226
Altitude
19.0 m above mean sea level

Kirkwall

Location
58.954, -2.9
Altitude
26.0 m above mean sea level
Distance from Dounby
14.0

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