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Kirkwall last 24 hours

Nearest observation site to Eday Airfield

Saturday (Saturday 21 July 2018)
21:00 22:00 23:00
Drizzle Overcast Cloudy
Temperature (°C)
12.4 ° 12.2 ° 12.6 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
S 10 S 8 S 7
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
M G M
Humidity
96% 96% 98%
Pressure (hPa)
1011 1011 1010
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady)
F F F
Sunrise: 04:33 Sunset: 22:01 Moon phase: First quarter
Sunday (Sunday 22 July 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 16:00 17:00 18:00 19:00 20:00 21:00
Mist Overcast Overcast Overcast Drizzle Heavy rain Drizzle Drizzle Overcast Light rain Overcast Overcast Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Light shower day Light shower day Overcast
Temperature (°C)
12.9 ° 13.5 ° 13.8 ° 13.9 ° 13.8 ° 13.8 ° 14.4 ° 14.4 ° 14.5 ° 14.3 ° 14.3 ° 14.8 ° 16.4 ° 15.7 ° 17.0 ° 16.9 ° 16.3 ° 15.7 ° 15.6 ° 14.1 ° 14.0 ° 13.8 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
S 11 S 8 SSW 9 SSW 9 SW 9 SSW 8 SW 11 WSW 23 32 WSW 22 30 W 18 31 W 17 W 22 30 W 22 32 W 19 32 W 24 32 W 22 33 W 21 30 W 19 W 14 W 15 W 14 W 11
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
P G E G P P P P M P M VG VG E VG E E E VG M VG E
Humidity
100% 98% 97% 98% 97% 97% 98% 98% 92% 85% 87% 81% 79% 81% 83% 84% 94% 93% 94%
Pressure (hPa)
1009 1009 1008 1008 1008 1008 1008 1008 1008 1008 1009 1009 1009 1009 1009 1010 1010 1010 1010 1010 1011 1011
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady)
F F F F F F F F R R R R R R R R R R R R R R
Sunrise: 04:35 Sunset: 21:59 Moon phase: First quarter
– = No Data Issued at: Eday Airfield forecast >
Met Office
Updated:
Tiree Fog 56.497 -6.887
Birmingham Sunny day 52.486 -1.889
Glasgow Overcast 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 intervals 53.962 -1.079
Aberdeen Overcast 57.15 -2.093
Pembroke Sunny day 51.673 -4.908
Ullapool Heavy rain 57.896 -5.16
Inverness Overcast 57.478 -4.223
Kendal Sunny day 54.328 -2.745
Londonderry (Derry) Overcast 54.995 -7.323
Newtown (Powys) Sunny day 52.512 -3.312
Belfast Light shower day 54.596 -5.93
Caernarfon Sunny intervals 53.139 -4.273
Camborne Sunny intervals 50.212 -5.294
Cardiff Sunny day 51.481 -3.178
Dumfries Overcast 55.071 -3.604
Edinburgh Overcast 55.953 -3.187
Lerwick Overcast 60.154 -1.143
London Cloudy 51.508 -0.125
Newcastle Upon Tyne Sunny intervals 54.978 -1.616
Pitlochry No data 56.705 -3.728
Southampton Overcast 50.909 -1.403
Stornoway Overcast 58.211 -6.384

Extremes

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Orkney & Shetland extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Kirkwall 16.9 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Fair Isle 13.9 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Fair Isle 10.8 °C
Highest rainfall Kirkwall 1.2 mm
Sunniest Lerwick (S. Screen) 1.4 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Cavendish 29.1 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Fair Isle 13.9 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Coton-in-the-Elms 9.3 °C
Highest rainfall Liscombe 10.2 mm
Sunniest Weybourne 11.3 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

Eday Airfield

Location
59.193, -2.77
Altitude
5 m above mean sea level

Kirkwall

Location
58.954, -2.9
Altitude
26 m above mean sea level
Distance from Eday Airfield
17.2

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