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Kirkwall last 24 hours

Nearest observation site to Fisk Helliar

Saturday (Saturday 14 July 2018)
21:00 22:00 23:00
Overcast Cloudy Light rain
Temperature (°C)
14.1 ° 13.9 ° 14.5 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
S 11 S 9 S 8
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
G G M
Humidity
98% 97% 98%
Pressure (hPa)
1012 1012 1012
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady)
F F F
Sunrise: 04:22 Sunset: 22:14 Moon phase: New
Sunday (Sunday 15 July 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 19:00 20:00 21:00
Light rain Heavy rain Cloudy Overcast Heavy shower night Light shower day Light rain Overcast Mist Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Cloudy Heavy shower day Light rain Light rain Light rain Light rain Light rain
Temperature (°C)
14.2 ° 15.1 ° 15.5 ° 14.7 ° 15.7 ° 15.4 ° 15.5 ° 14.4 ° 15.0 ° 16.9 ° 17.2 ° 19.0 ° 21.0 ° 20.4 ° 20.7 ° 19.5 ° 16.8 ° 17.0 ° 16.7 ° 17.0 ° 17.2 ° 16.9 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
S 11 S 10 S 10 S 10 S 11 SSW 9 S 8 S 11 S 10 S 10 S 9 SSW 5 SSW 3 SSE 6 SSE 6 SSE 9 S 10 SSE 10 S 10 SSE 10 SSE 7 SSE 6
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
M M VG VG M G G M G VG VG VG VG E E VG G G G G E VG
Humidity
97% 98% 97% 98% 98% 97% 96% 91% 88% 80% 81% 78% 82% 93% 94% 96% 97% 96% 96%
Pressure (hPa)
1012 1011 1011 1011 1011 1011 1011 1011 1011 1011 1011 1011 1011 1011 1011 1011 1011 1011 1011 1010 1010 1010
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady)
F F F F F F F R R R R R R R F R F F F F F F
Sunrise: 04:23 Sunset: 22:13 Moon phase: New
– = No Data Issued at: Fisk Helliar forecast >
Met Office
Updated:
Tiree Overcast 56.497 -6.887
Birmingham Sunny day 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 Cloudy 50.718 -3.533
Lincoln Sunny day 53.23 -0.539
Norwich Sunny day 52.63 1.299
Peterborough Sunny day 52.569 -0.239
Swindon Sunny day 51.556 -1.778
York Sunny day 53.962 -1.079
Aberdeen Overcast 57.15 -2.093
Pembroke Overcast 51.673 -4.908
Ullapool Overcast 57.896 -5.16
Inverness Overcast 57.478 -4.223
Kendal Sunny intervals 54.328 -2.745
Londonderry (Derry) Heavy rain 54.995 -7.323
Newtown (Powys) Sunny intervals 52.512 -3.312
Belfast Light shower day 54.596 -5.93
Caernarfon Overcast 53.139 -4.273
Camborne Cloudy 50.212 -5.294
Cardiff Cloudy 51.481 -3.178
Dumfries Overcast 55.071 -3.604
Edinburgh Overcast 55.953 -3.187
Lerwick Mist 60.154 -1.143
London Sunny day 51.508 -0.125
Newcastle Upon Tyne Sunny day 54.978 -1.616
Pitlochry No data 56.705 -3.728
Southampton Sunny intervals 50.909 -1.403
Stornoway Drizzle 58.211 -6.384
Wick (Highland) Overcast 58.439 -3.092

Extremes

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Orkney & Shetland extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Kirkwall 19.3 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Fair Isle 15.2 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Kirkwall 10.9 °C
Highest rainfall Fair Isle 4.0 mm
Sunniest Kirkwall 0.2 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Kew Gardens 29.6 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Harris Quidnish 13.6 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Katesbridge 4.3 °C
Highest rainfall Wick John O Groats Airport 13.4 mm
Sunniest Morecambe No2 15.4 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)

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Location details

Fisk Helliar

Location
59.142, -3.172
Altitude
0 m above mean sea level

Kirkwall

Location
58.954, -2.9
Altitude
26 m above mean sea level
Distance from Fisk Helliar
16.2

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