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Kirkwall

Nearest observation site to Fisk Helliar

Thursday (Thursday 21 September 2017)
13:00 14:00 15:00 16:00 17:00 18:00 19:00 20:00 21:00 22:00 23:00
Light shower day Drizzle Overcast Overcast Light shower day Light rain Overcast Light rain Overcast Overcast Partly cloudy night
Temperature (°C)
11.3 ° 11.3 ° 11.8 ° 11.7 ° 10.3 ° 10.7 ° 10.8 ° 10.3 ° 9.3 ° 8.7 ° 7.5 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
N 8 N 9 NNW 7 NNW 7 NW 10 N 3 N 0 WSW 5 W 6 WSW 6 WSW 6
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
G G VG E M VG VG VG VG VG E
Humidity Expand
94% 94% 90% 86% 93% 95% 96% 97% 97% 96% 95%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
1009 1009 1009 1010 1010 1010 1011 1011 1012 1012 1012
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
R R R R R R R R R R R
Sunrise: 06:54 Sunset: 19:16 Moon phase: New
Friday (Friday 22 September 2017)
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
Cloudy Partly cloudy night Clear night Clear night Clear night Clear night Clear night Clear night Cloudy Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Cloudy Overcast
Temperature (°C)
7.9 ° 8.3 ° 7.4 ° 6.8 ° 7.2 ° 6.8 ° 7.9 ° 7.7 ° 9.7 ° 11.6 ° 12.0 ° 12.0 ° 12.7 ° 12.8 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
WSW 5 SW 7 SSW 5 SSW 6 S 8 S 10 S 13 S 10 SSE 9 SSE 14 SSE 15 SSE 15 SSE 14 SSE 14
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
VG E E E VG E E E E VG E E E E
Humidity Expand
97% 98% 95% 97% 100% 92% 86% 86% 86% 83%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
1012 1013 1013 1014 1014 1014 1014 1014 1015 1015 1015 1015 1015 1015
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
R R R R R R R R R R R R R R
Sunrise: 06:56 Sunset: 19:13 Moon phase: New
– = No Data Issued at: Fisk Helliar forecast >
Met Office 12:00, Fri
Updated 14:00 on Fri 22 Sep 2017 BST
Tiree Cloudy 56.497 -6.887
Birmingham Sunny day 52.486 -1.889
Glasgow Light rain 55.864 -4.25
Manchester Light shower 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 Sunny intervals 53.23 -0.539
Norwich Sunny day 52.63 1.299
Peterborough Sunny day 52.569 -0.239
Swindon Sunny intervals 51.556 -1.778
York Cloudy 53.962 -1.079
Aberdeen Cloudy 57.15 -2.093
Pembroke Cloudy 51.673 -4.908
Ullapool Light rain 57.896 -5.16
Inverness Overcast 57.478 -4.223
Kendal Cloudy 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 Overcast 54.596 -5.93
Caernarfon Overcast 53.139 -4.273
Camborne Light rain 50.212 -5.294
Cardiff Cloudy 51.481 -3.178
Dumfries Light rain 55.071 -3.604
Edinburgh Cloudy 55.953 -3.187
Lerwick Sunny intervals 60.154 -1.143
London Sunny intervals 51.508 -0.125
Newcastle Upon Tyne Heavy shower day 54.978 -1.616
Pitlochry No data 56.705 -3.728
Southampton Sunny intervals 50.909 -1.403
Stornoway Overcast 58.211 -6.384
Wick (Highland) Cloudy 58.439 -3.092

Extremes

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Orkney & Shetland extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Baltasound 12.2 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Fair Isle 11.0 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Kirkwall 9.8 °C
Highest rainfall Baltasound 14.6 mm
Sunniest Fair Isle 0.9 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Shoeburyness 20.1 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Kinloss 11.0 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Castlederg 4.7 °C
Highest rainfall Whitechurch 24.2 mm
Sunniest Belfast International Airport 9.6 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)

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Location details

Fisk Helliar

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

Kirkwall

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

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