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Kirkwall last 24 hours

Nearest observation site to Westray Airfield

Saturday (Saturday 19 January 2019)
23:00
Cloudy
Temperature (°C)
3.9 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
SW 6
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
G
Humidity
93%
Pressure (hPa)
1011
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady)
R
Sunrise: 08:49 Sunset: 15:57 Moon phase: Full
Sunday (Sunday 20 January 2019)
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 23:00
Partly cloudy night Clear night Clear night Mist Clear night Mist Clear night Clear night Cloudy Light shower day Heavy rain Overcast Cloudy Cloudy Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Partly cloudy night Clear night Partly cloudy night Cloudy Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night Clear night Cloudy
Temperature (°C)
3.1 ° 1.6 ° 2.1 ° 2.1 ° 1.9 ° 1.4 ° 2.3 ° 2.4 ° 2.6 ° 4.0 ° 5.1 ° 5.5 ° 5.3 ° 4.6 ° 5.4 ° 4.1 ° 2.6 ° 3.1 ° 2.9 ° 3.0 ° 2.8 ° 2.3 ° 1.9 ° 2.2 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
SSW 8 SSW 7 S 10 SSW 13 SW 9 WSW 9 SSW 6 SSW 13 S 13 SSW 13 WNW 10 WNW 11 WNW 17 NW 19 30 WNW 15 W 14 W 17 32 WNW 11 WNW 10 30 WNW 11 W 10 WSW 9 W 9 W 5
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
G M G M G M E VG E VG G G G VG VG VG E VG VG E VG G VG VG
Humidity
93% 92% 92% 96% 95% 96% 94% 94% 94% 94% 95% 86% 83% 81% 70% 76% 85% 78% 80% 83% 82% 85% 84% 87%
Pressure (hPa)
1011 1011 1011 1011 1011 1011 1011 1011 1011 1012 1012 1013 1014 1015 1015 1015 1016 1017 1017 1018 1018 1019 1019 1019
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady)
R R R S S R F R F R R R R R R R R R R R R R R R
Sunrise: 08:47 Sunset: 15:59 Moon phase: Full
– = No Data Issued at: Westray Airfield forecast >
Met Office
Updated:
Tiree Clear night 56.497 -6.887
Birmingham Mist 52.486 -1.889
Glasgow Clear night 55.864 -4.25
Manchester Mist 53.479 -2.247
Brighton No data 50.822 -0.136
Dover No data 51.126 1.318
Exeter Partly cloudy night 50.718 -3.533
Lincoln Overcast 53.23 -0.539
Norwich Mist 52.63 1.299
Peterborough Overcast 52.569 -0.239
Swindon Clear night 51.556 -1.778
York Cloudy 53.962 -1.079
Aberdeen Clear night 57.15 -2.093
Pembroke Overcast 51.673 -4.908
Ullapool Partly cloudy night 57.896 -5.16
Inverness Clear night 57.478 -4.223
Kendal Overcast 54.328 -2.745
Londonderry (Derry) Clear night 54.995 -7.323
Newtown (Powys) Overcast 52.512 -3.312
Fort William No data 56.82 -5.104
Belfast Clear night 54.596 -5.93
Caernarfon Clear night 53.139 -4.273
Camborne Cloudy 50.212 -5.294
Cardiff Overcast 51.481 -3.178
Dumfries Partly cloudy night 55.071 -3.604
Edinburgh Clear night 55.953 -3.187
Lerwick Cloudy 60.154 -1.143
London Partly cloudy night 51.508 -0.125
Newcastle Upon Tyne Mist 54.978 -1.616
Southampton Overcast 50.909 -1.403
Stornoway Clear night 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 Fair Isle 6.2 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Lerwick (S. Screen) 5.4 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Kirkwall 1.0 °C
Highest rainfall Fair Isle 5.6 mm
Sunniest Kirkwall 1.7 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Scilly St Marys 9.8 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Fylingdales 2.0 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Kinbrace -9.6 °C
Highest rainfall Fair Isle 5.6 mm
Sunniest East Malling 7.5 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

Westray Airfield

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

Kirkwall

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

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