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Kirkwall last 24 hours

Nearest observation site to Papa Westray Youth Hostel

Friday (Friday 16 November 2018)
15:00 16:00 17:00 18:00 19:00 20:00 21:00 22:00 23:00
Sunny day Clear night Mist Mist Mist Fog Fog Fog Overcast
Temperature (°C)
10.4 ° 9.3 ° 7.2 ° 8.6 ° 9.6 ° 9.7 ° 9.5 ° 9.5 ° 9.6 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
S 11 S 11 SW 2 SSE 10 SSE 15 SE 14 SSE 15 SSE 19 SSE 21
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
VG G M M M VP VP VP P
Humidity
88% 94% 94% 100% 100% 100%
Pressure (hPa)
1024 1025 1026 1026 1026 1027 1028 1028 1028
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady)
R R R R R R R R R
Sunrise: 08:07 Sunset: 15:45 Moon phase: First quarter
Saturday (Saturday 17 November 2018)
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
Mist Mist Mist Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast
Temperature (°C)
9.9 ° 10.4 ° 10.4 ° 10.1 ° 9.4 ° 9.0 ° 9.3 ° 9.3 ° 9.1 ° 9.1 ° 9.1 ° 8.8 ° 8.9 ° 8.6 ° 9.0 ° 9.2 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
SSE 22 29 SSE 19 29 SE 14 SSE 19 SSE 19 31 SSE 21 31 SSE 18 31 SE 22 32 SSE 23 31 SSE 23 31 SSE 18 31 SSE 25 33 SSE 21 33 SE 24 36 SSE 24 34 SSE 23 33
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
M M M G VG G M G G G G G G G G M
Humidity
98% 97% 93% 91% 92% 90% 88% 89% 87% 86% 86% 88% 88% 87% 85%
Pressure (hPa)
1029 1029 1030 1030 1030 1030 1030 1030 1031 1031 1032 1031 1031 1031 1031 1032
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady)
R R R R R R R R R R R R R F R R
Sunrise: 08:09 Sunset: 15:43 Moon phase: First quarter
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Met Office
Tiree Sunny day 56.497 -6.887
Birmingham Sunny intervals 52.486 -1.889
Glasgow Sunny day 55.864 -4.25
Manchester Sunny day 53.479 -2.247
Brighton No data 50.822 -0.136
Dover No data 51.126 1.318
Exeter Sunny day 50.718 -3.533
Lincoln Sunny day 53.23 -0.539
Norwich Sunny day 52.63 1.299
Peterborough Sunny day 52.569 -0.239
Swindon Sunny day 51.556 -1.778
York Sunny day 53.962 -1.079
Pembroke Sunny day 51.673 -4.908
Ullapool Sunny day 57.896 -5.16
Inverness Sunny day 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 Sunny day 53.139 -4.273
Camborne Sunny intervals 50.212 -5.294
Cardiff Sunny day 51.481 -3.178
Dumfries Sunny day 55.071 -3.604
Edinburgh Sunny day 55.953 -3.187
Lerwick Cloudy 60.154 -1.143
London Sunny day 51.508 -0.125
Newcastle Upon Tyne Cloudy 54.978 -1.616
Pitlochry No data 56.705 -3.728
Southampton Sunny day 50.909 -1.403
Stornoway Sunny day 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 11.1 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Lerwick (S. Screen) 10.4 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Kirkwall 5.3 °C
Highest rainfall Kirkwall 0.2 mm
Sunniest Lerwick (S. Screen) 4.9 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Edinburgh Royal Botanic Garden No 2 15.5 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Lentran 8.3 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Aboyne -1.5 °C
Highest rainfall Threave 2.8 mm
Sunniest Altnaharra SAWS 5.6 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

Papa Westray Youth Hostel

Location
59.346, -2.89
Altitude
7 m above mean sea level

Kirkwall

Location
58.954, -2.9
Altitude
26 m above mean sea level
Distance from Papa Westray Youth Hostel
27.1

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