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Kirkwall

Nearest observation site to Dounby

Sunday (Sunday 17 December 2017)
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
Overcast Light shower night Light rain Light rain Light rain Heavy rain Heavy rain Heavy rain Drizzle Heavy rain Overcast Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night Light shower night Clear night Clear night Clear night Clear night
Temperature (°C)
3.5 ° 4.1 ° 4.4 ° 4.8 ° 5.2 ° 5.6 ° 6.0 ° 6.0 ° 6.4 ° 7.9 ° 7.0 ° 6.6 ° 6.4 ° 6.3 ° 5.4 ° 5.1 ° 5.4 ° 5.4 ° 5.3 ° 5.2 ° 5.4 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
S 15 S 16 S 17 S 19 S 19 S 19 29 S 22 31 SSW 23 33 SW 24 33 W 16 31 WNW 17 37 WNW 21 36 WNW 19 36 WNW 19 38 WNW 17 33 W 17 40 WNW 17 29 WNW 13 W 13 WNW 11 WNW 11
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
E VG G G G M M M P P G G G G G G VG G G G VG
Humidity Expand
89% 92% 98% 100% 100% 91% 79% 77% 77% 87% 89% 88% 81% 86% 84% 82%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
1013 1011 1010 1008 1006 1005 1004 1003 1002 1003 1004 1006 1007 1009 1010 1011 1012 1013 1014 1015 1016
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
F F F F F F F F F F R R R R R R R R R R R
Sunrise: 09:03 Sunset: 15:14 Moon phase: New
Monday (Monday 18 December 2017)
00:00 01:00 02:00 03:00
Clear night Clear night Clear night Clear night
Temperature (°C)
5.2 ° 4.2 ° 4.5 ° 2.9 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
WNW 10 W 11 W 13 W 9
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
G G G G
Humidity Expand
82% 87% 88% 93%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
1017 1018 1018 1019
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
R R R R
Sunrise: 09:04 Sunset: 15:15 Moon phase: New
– = No Data Issued at: Dounby forecast >
Met Office 01:00, Mon
Updated: 02:00 on Mon 18 Dec 2017 GMT
Tiree Partly cloudy night 56.497 -6.887
Birmingham Mist 52.486 -1.889
Glasgow Clear night 55.864 -4.25
Manchester Clear night 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 Partly cloudy night 53.23 -0.539
Norwich Clear night 52.63 1.299
Peterborough Clear night 52.569 -0.239
Swindon Clear night 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 Partly cloudy night 57.478 -4.223
Kendal Clear night 54.328 -2.745
Londonderry (Derry) Cloudy 54.995 -7.323
Newtown (Powys) Cloudy 52.512 -3.312
Belfast Cloudy 54.596 -5.93
Caernarfon Clear night 53.139 -4.273
Camborne Overcast 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 Partly cloudy night 60.154 -1.143
London Clear night 51.508 -0.125
Newcastle Upon Tyne Clear night 54.978 -1.616
Southampton Clear night 50.909 -1.403
Stornoway Clear night 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 Kirkwall 8.2 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Fair Isle 7.6 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Lerwick (S. Screen) -0.2 °C
Highest rainfall Kirkwall 11.4 mm
Sunniest Kirkwall 0.3 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Derrylincornahoule 12.4 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Kinbrace 4.6 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Topcliffe -6.9 °C
Highest rainfall Kinlochewe 19.0 mm
Sunniest Manston 2.6 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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