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Kirkwall

Nearest observation site to Fisk Helliar

Monday (Monday 16 October 2017)
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 Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Light shower day Cloudy Light shower day Light rain Overcast Light shower day Overcast Light rain Heavy rain Heavy rain Heavy rain Heavy rain Heavy rain
Temperature (°C)
8.9 ° 9.3 ° 9.7 ° 9.0 ° 10.2 ° 10.6 ° 11.1 ° 10.6 ° 9.6 ° 9.0 ° 9.3 ° 9.8 ° 9.3 ° 9.1 ° 9.5 ° 9.7 ° 10.1 ° 10.7 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
S 9 SSW 8 SSW 6 S 7 SSW 7 S 5 S 6 SSE 6 ESE 8 E 10 E 17 E 22 31 E 24 33 E 28 39 E 31 46 E 30 48 E 31 49 E 29 46
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG E VG G M P P P M P
Humidity Expand
95% 92% 93% 95% 90% 88% 89% 89% 92% 92% 92% 91% 91% 97% 100% 100%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
1014 1014 1015 1014 1015 1015 1015 1014 1013 1011 1010 1008 1007 1005 1003 1000 998 996
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
R R R R R R R F F F F F F F F F
Sunrise: 07:52 Sunset: 18:04 Moon phase: Waning crescent
Tuesday (Tuesday 17 October 2017)
00:00 01:00 02:00 03:00 04:00 05:00 06:00
Overcast Overcast Overcast Light shower night Heavy rain Light rain Light rain
Temperature (°C)
12.3 ° 12.5 ° 11.9 ° 11.7 ° 11.7 ° 11.7 ° 11.3 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
ESE 15 34 ESE 11 ESE 10 SE 11 SE 9 SSE 10 ENE 2
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
P M G M M P M
Humidity Expand
100% 94% 97% 98%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
995 993 993 992 991 990 990
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
F F F F F F F
Sunrise: 07:54 Sunset: 18:01 Moon phase: Waning crescent
– = No Data Issued at: Fisk Helliar forecast >
Met Office 05:00, Tue
Updated 05:00 on Tue 17 Oct 2017 BST
Tiree Overcast 56.497 -6.887
Birmingham Cloudy 52.486 -1.889
Glasgow Light rain 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 Clear night 50.718 -3.533
Lincoln Partly cloudy night 53.23 -0.539
Norwich Clear night 52.63 1.299
Peterborough Partly cloudy night 52.569 -0.239
Swindon Clear night 51.556 -1.778
York Overcast 53.962 -1.079
Pembroke Cloudy 51.673 -4.908
Ullapool Light shower night 57.896 -5.16
Inverness Heavy shower night 57.478 -4.223
Kendal Cloudy 54.328 -2.745
Londonderry (Derry) Drizzle 54.995 -7.323
Newtown (Powys) Cloudy 52.512 -3.312
Belfast Overcast 54.596 -5.93
Caernarfon Cloudy 53.139 -4.273
Camborne Clear night 50.212 -5.294
Cardiff Clear night 51.481 -3.178
Dumfries Light rain 55.071 -3.604
Edinburgh Heavy rain 55.953 -3.187
Lerwick Heavy rain 60.154 -1.143
London Clear night 51.508 -0.125
Newcastle Upon Tyne Clear night 54.978 -1.616
Pitlochry No data 56.705 -3.728
Southampton Clear night 50.909 -1.403
Stornoway Overcast 58.211 -6.384
Wick (Highland) Light rain 58.439 -3.092

Extremes

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Orkney & Shetland extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Baltasound 12.9 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Kirkwall 11.2 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Baltasound 7.0 °C
Highest rainfall Kirkwall 9.2 mm
Sunniest Lerwick (S. Screen) 1.9 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Manston 23.5 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Lentran 10.9 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Stornoway 5.3 °C
Highest rainfall Dunstaffnage 19.4 mm
Sunniest Camborne 6.6 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

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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