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Kirkwall last 24 hours

Nearest observation site to Fisk Helliar

Thursday (Thursday 24 May 2018)
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 Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Sunny intervals Sunny day Clear night Mist
Temperature (°C)
7.6 ° 7.9 ° 8.3 ° 9.1 ° 9.9 ° 10.2 ° 10.5 ° 10.8 ° 9.9 ° 10.0 ° 9.6 ° 9.5 ° 9.9 ° 8.9 ° 7.3 ° 6.2 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
SSE 17 SSE 17 SSE 21 SSE 19 SSE 18 SSE 21 SSE 21 SSE 16 SSE 13 S 15 SSE 13 SSE 10 SE 6 SE 9 N 0 ESE 3
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
P P M M M M M G M G M M G M M P
Humidity
95% 92% 90% 89% 89% 85% 87% 90% 90% 92% 89% 92% 93% 97%
Pressure (hPa)
1026 1027 1026 1026 1026 1026 1025 1025 1025 1025 1025 1025 1025 1025 1025 1025
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady)
F F F R F F F F F F F F S R R R
Sunrise: 04:23 Sunset: 21:57 Moon phase: First quarter
Friday (Friday 25 May 2018)
00:00 01:00 02:00 03:00 04:00 05:00 06:00 07:00 08:00
Mist Mist Mist Mist Cloudy Sunny intervals Mist Sunny intervals Cloudy
Temperature (°C)
6.0 ° 6.6 ° 6.6 ° 7.4 ° 8.0 ° 8.7 ° 10.2 ° 10.7 ° 11.3 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
SSW 2 WSW 5 N 0 W 5 W 3 NW 3 N 2 NNW 13 NNW 14
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
M M M M G G G G G
Humidity
97% 97% 98% 93% 97% 94% 93% 90%
Pressure (hPa)
1026 1026 1026 1026 1026 1027 1027 1028 1029
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady)
R R R R R R R R R
Sunrise: 04:21 Sunset: 21:59 Moon phase: Waxing gibbous
– = No Data Issued at: Fisk Helliar forecast >
Met Office
Updated:
Tiree Sunny day 56.497 -6.887
Birmingham Heavy shower day 52.486 -1.889
Glasgow Mist 55.864 -4.25
Manchester Overcast 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 Heavy rain 53.23 -0.539
Norwich Overcast 52.63 1.299
Peterborough Heavy rain 52.569 -0.239
Swindon Overcast 51.556 -1.778
York Overcast 53.962 -1.079
Aberdeen Sunny day 57.15 -2.093
Pembroke Overcast 51.673 -4.908
Ullapool Cloudy 57.896 -5.16
Inverness Sunny intervals 57.478 -4.223
Kendal Sunny day 54.328 -2.745
Londonderry (Derry) Overcast 54.995 -7.323
Newtown (Powys) Cloudy 52.512 -3.312
Belfast Overcast 54.596 -5.93
Caernarfon Overcast 53.139 -4.273
Camborne Fog 50.212 -5.294
Cardiff Mist 51.481 -3.178
Dumfries Sunny day 55.071 -3.604
Edinburgh Mist 55.953 -3.187
Lerwick Sunny intervals 60.154 -1.143
London Light rain 51.508 -0.125
Newcastle Upon Tyne Sunny day 54.978 -1.616
Pitlochry No data 56.705 -3.728
Southampton Mist 50.909 -1.403
Stornoway Overcast 58.211 -6.384
Wick (Highland) Mist 58.439 -3.092

Extremes

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Orkney & Shetland extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Baltasound 11.9 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Fair Isle 9.1 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Baltasound 2.3 °C
Highest rainfall Lerwick (S. Screen) Trace
Sunniest Kirkwall 2.9 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Bridgefoot 25.2 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Fair Isle 9.1 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Shap 0.4 °C
Highest rainfall Lyneham 22.8 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)

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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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