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Kirkwall

Nearest observation site to Westray Airfield

Friday (Friday 20 October 2017)
22:00 23:00
Overcast Cloudy
Temperature (°C)
11.8 ° 12.0 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
SE 10 ESE 10
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
VG P
Humidity Expand
97% 100%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
1000 1000
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
F F
Sunrise: 08:01 Sunset: 17:51 Moon phase: New
Saturday (Saturday 21 October 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 14:00 15:00 16:00 17:00 18:00 19:00 20:00 21:00 22:00
Mist Overcast Cloudy Overcast Mist Mist Overcast Overcast Light shower night Heavy shower day Light rain Light rain Light shower day Light rain Drizzle Light rain Cloudy Sunny intervals Mist Mist Overcast Mist Mist
Temperature (°C)
12.1 ° 12.1 ° 12.1 ° 12.1 ° 12.1 ° 12.1 ° 12.1 ° 12.0 ° 11.8 ° 11.6 ° 11.3 ° 11.4 ° 11.6 ° 11.8 ° 11.7 ° 12.4 ° 12.6 ° 12.0 ° 12.0 ° 11.7 ° 11.3 ° 11.2 ° 11.2 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
SSE 17 SE 17 ESE 15 SE 18 29 ESE 19 29 SE 22 32 SE 25 37 SE 24 37 SE 19 33 ESE 21 33 ESE 25 36 SE 22 37 ESE 21 36 ESE 22 36 ESE 18 32 SE 16 SE 15 SE 15 SE 14 ESE 14 ESE 11 ESE 15 ESE 13
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
G G G G M M M M G P M M M M M M G G M M M M M
Humidity Expand
100% 97% 96% 97% 96% 97% 98% 97% 96% 98% 96% 97% 97% 97%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
999 998 998 997 996 996 995 995 994 994 994 994 993 993 992 992 992 992 993 994 994 994 995
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
F F F F F F F F F F F F F F F F F R R R R R R
Sunrise: 08:03 Sunset: 17:49 Moon phase: New
– = No Data Issued at: Westray Airfield forecast >
Met Office 22:00, Sat
Updated 23:00 on Sat 21 Oct 2017 BST
Tiree Light rain 56.497 -6.887
Birmingham Overcast 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 Overcast 50.718 -3.533
Lincoln Partly cloudy night 53.23 -0.539
Norwich Cloudy 52.63 1.299
Peterborough Partly cloudy night 52.569 -0.239
Swindon Cloudy 51.556 -1.778
York Cloudy 53.962 -1.079
Aberdeen Mist 57.15 -2.093
Pembroke Cloudy 51.673 -4.908
Ullapool Cloudy 57.896 -5.16
Inverness Overcast 57.478 -4.223
Kendal Overcast 54.328 -2.745
Londonderry (Derry) Light shower night 54.995 -7.323
Newtown (Powys) Overcast 52.512 -3.312
Belfast Overcast 54.596 -5.93
Caernarfon Overcast 53.139 -4.273
Camborne Cloudy 50.212 -5.294
Cardiff Light rain 51.481 -3.178
Dumfries Heavy rain 55.071 -3.604
Edinburgh Overcast 55.953 -3.187
Lerwick Mist 60.154 -1.143
London Cloudy 51.508 -0.125
Newcastle Upon Tyne Overcast 54.978 -1.616
Pitlochry No data 56.705 -3.728
Southampton Overcast 50.909 -1.403
Stornoway Cloudy 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 Kirkwall 14.4 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Lerwick (S. Screen) 11.7 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Baltasound 11.1 °C
Highest rainfall Lerwick (S. Screen) 12.2 mm
Sunniest Lerwick (S. Screen) 0.0 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Strathallan 17.4 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Pennerley 10.1 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Castlederg 4.7 °C
Highest rainfall Lough Fea SAMOS 23.4 mm
Sunniest Charterhall 5.3 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

Westray Airfield

Location
59.351, -2.947
Altitude
3.0 m above mean sea level

Kirkwall

Location
58.954, -2.9
Altitude
26.0 m above mean sea level
Distance from Westray Airfield
27.5

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