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Kirkwall last 24 hours

Nearest observation site to Dounby

Wednesday (Wednesday 23 May 2018)
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
Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Cloudy Cloudy Sunny intervals Sunny day Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Sunny day Sunny day Clear night Partly cloudy night
Temperature (°C)
8.8 ° 9.3 ° 9.4 ° 10.0 ° 10.2 ° 11.5 ° 11.6 ° 11.1 ° 10.9 ° 10.2 ° 9.9 ° 8.9 ° 8.3 ° 7.1 ° 7.3 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
SSE 7 S 7 SSE 9 SSE 10 S 9 SSE 9 SE 11 SE 11 SE 14 SSE 13 SE 11 SSE 13 SSE 11 SSE 9 SSE 13
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
VG VG E VG VG VG VG VG VG E VG VG VG G G
Humidity
77% 76% 75% 76% 73% 70% 71% 73% 75% 77% 80% 83% 87% 93% 94%
Pressure (hPa)
1029 1029 1029 1029 1029 1029 1029 1029 1029 1028 1028 1028 1028 1029 1028
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady)
R R R R R S S F F F F F F R R
Sunrise: 04:26 Sunset: 21:54 Moon phase: First quarter
Thursday (Thursday 24 May 2018)
00:00 01:00 02:00 03:00 04:00 05:00 06:00 07:00 08:00 09:00
Overcast Mist Mist Mist Overcast Fog Overcast Fog Overcast Overcast
Temperature (°C)
7.6 ° 7.2 ° 7.1 ° 6.9 ° 7.1 ° 7.1 ° 7.2 ° 7.4 ° 7.6 ° 7.9 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
SSE 17 SSE 15 SSE 15 SSE 14 SSE 14 SSE 15 SSE 10 SSE 11 SSE 17 SSE 17
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
G M M P P VP P VP P P
Humidity
94% 97% 100% 100% 100%
Pressure (hPa)
1028 1028 1028 1028 1027 1027 1027 1026 1026 1027
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady)
F F F F F F F F F F
Sunrise: 04:24 Sunset: 21:56 Moon phase: First quarter
– = No Data Issued at: Dounby forecast >
Met Office
Updated:
Tiree Sunny day 56.497 -6.887
Birmingham Overcast 52.486 -1.889
Glasgow Overcast 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 Cloudy 50.718 -3.533
Lincoln Mist 53.23 -0.539
Norwich Cloudy 52.63 1.299
Peterborough Mist 52.569 -0.239
Swindon Overcast 51.556 -1.778
York Cloudy 53.962 -1.079
Aberdeen Mist 57.15 -2.093
Pembroke Overcast 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) Overcast 52.512 -3.312
Belfast Sunny day 54.596 -5.93
Caernarfon Overcast 53.139 -4.273
Camborne Cloudy 50.212 -5.294
Cardiff Cloudy 51.481 -3.178
Dumfries Sunny day 55.071 -3.604
Edinburgh Overcast 55.953 -3.187
Lerwick Mist 60.154 -1.143
London Light rain 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 Sunny day 58.211 -6.384
Wick (Highland) Sunny intervals 58.439 -3.092

Extremes

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Orkney & Shetland extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Baltasound 13.4 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Fair Isle 10.2 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Baltasound 2.3 °C
Highest rainfall Lerwick (S. Screen) Trace
Sunniest Lerwick (S. Screen) 15.1 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Porthmadog 24.0 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Inverbervie 9.8 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Newton Rigg 0.4 °C
Highest rainfall Otterbourne W Wks 1.4 mm
Sunniest Morecambe No2 15.5 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

Dounby

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

Kirkwall

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

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