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Kirkwall last 24 hours

Nearest observation site to Eday Youth Hostel

Sunday (Sunday 27 May 2018)
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
Fog Fog Fog Fog Fog Fog Sunny day Sunny intervals Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Mist Clear night
Temperature (°C)
6.0 ° 5.8 ° 5.6 ° 5.3 ° 5.1 ° 7.6 ° 8.9 ° 10.0 ° 11.3 ° 12.0 ° 12.7 ° 12.7 ° 13.6 ° 13.9 ° 14.5 ° 14.4 ° 13.7 ° 13.5 ° 12.4 ° 11.6 ° 10.8 ° 9.2 ° 8.1 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
N 0 NE 3 NNE 3 NNE 3 NE 6 NE 3 ENE 8 ENE 8 E 9 ENE 10 E 11 ENE 10 E 9 E 8 ESE 9 ESE 10 SE 13 ESE 14 SE 13 SE 14 SE 8 S 6 SE 11
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
VP VP VP VP VP VP G G G VG G G G G G G G G G G G M P
Humidity
100% 100% 100% 100% 100% 100% 91% 85% 82% 80% 77% 78% 77% 73% 76% 77% 80% 83% 87% 92% 96%
Pressure (hPa)
1032 1032 1031 1030 1030 1029 1029 1029 1029 1028 1028 1027 1027 1026 1026 1025 1025 1024 1024 1023 1023 1024 1023
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady)
F F F F F F F F F F F F F F F F F F F F F F R
Sunrise: 04:16 Sunset: 22:01 Moon phase: Waxing gibbous
Monday (Monday 28 May 2018)
00:00 01:00
Heavy shower night Drizzle
Temperature (°C)
9.4 ° 9.0 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
SE 15 SSE 7
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
VP VP
Humidity
100% 100%
Pressure (hPa)
1023 1023
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady)
F F
Sunrise: 04:14 Sunset: 22:03 Moon phase: Waxing gibbous
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Met Office
Updated:
Tiree Partly cloudy night 56.497 -6.887
Birmingham Mist 52.486 -1.889
Glasgow Clear night 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 Cloudy 50.718 -3.533
Lincoln Mist 53.23 -0.539
Norwich Mist 52.63 1.299
Peterborough Mist 52.569 -0.239
Swindon Clear night 51.556 -1.778
York Cloudy 53.962 -1.079
Aberdeen Fog 57.15 -2.093
Pembroke Clear night 51.673 -4.908
Ullapool Clear night 57.896 -5.16
Inverness Clear night 57.478 -4.223
Kendal Clear night 54.328 -2.745
Londonderry (Derry) Clear night 54.995 -7.323
Newtown (Powys) Overcast 52.512 -3.312
Belfast Partly cloudy night 54.596 -5.93
Caernarfon Clear night 53.139 -4.273
Camborne Overcast 50.212 -5.294
Cardiff Clear night 51.481 -3.178
Dumfries Clear night 55.071 -3.604
Edinburgh Fog 55.953 -3.187
Lerwick Fog 60.154 -1.143
London Partly cloudy night 51.508 -0.125
Newcastle Upon Tyne Fog 54.978 -1.616
Pitlochry No data 56.705 -3.728
Southampton Clear night 50.909 -1.403
Stornoway Clear night 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 15.2 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Fair Isle 12.1 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Kirkwall 4.3 °C
Highest rainfall Kirkwall 0.2 mm
Sunniest Kirkwall 16.0 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature St James Park 27.6 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Edinburgh Royal Botanic Garden No 2 11.4 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Altnaharra SAWS 0.7 °C
Highest rainfall Winterbourne 93.6 mm
Sunniest Kirkwall 16.0 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

Eday Youth Hostel

Location
59.182, -2.768
Altitude
31 m above mean sea level

Kirkwall

Location
58.954, -2.9
Altitude
26 m above mean sea level
Distance from Eday Youth Hostel
16.4

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