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Kirkwall last 24 hours

Nearest observation site to Eday Youth Hostel

Tuesday (Tuesday 18 September 2018)
21:00 22:00 23:00
Overcast Cloudy
Temperature (°C)
12.0 ° 11.7 ° 10.7 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
SSW 8 SSW 9 SSW 10
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
G VG E
Humidity
Pressure (hPa)
993 993 993
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady)
R R R
Sunrise: 06:46 Sunset: 19:24 Moon phase: First quarter
Wednesday (Wednesday 19 September 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
Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Overcast Light shower night Light rain Clear night Clear night Sunny intervals Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Heavy rain Heavy rain Heavy rain Overcast Overcast Light shower day Heavy rain Heavy shower day Cloudy Heavy rain
Temperature (°C)
11.2 ° 12.2 ° 11.9 ° 11.9 ° 10.6 ° 9.7 ° 9.5 ° 9.1 ° 9.3 ° 10.6 ° 11.5 ° 11.3 ° 9.9 ° 10.1 ° 11.7 ° 12.3 ° 12.4 ° 11.5 ° 9.5 ° 10.0 ° 11.0 ° 10.3 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
S 9 SSW 16 S 14 S 17 SSW 22 36 SW 15 34 SSW 23 33 SSW 16 29 S 15 S 16 S 18 SSE 19 31 SE 25 36 E 21 37 ESE 24 39 SSW 29 55 WSW 21 38 WSW 17 WSW 41 60 WSW 33 60 WSW 34 55 SW 29 52
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
E E E VG M E E E VG VG VG VG M P M VG E M M P G G
Humidity
95% 89% 89% 88% 93% 93% 86% 88% 89% 86% 85% 81% 90% 97% 98% 91% 83% 89% 97% 91% 82% 83%
Pressure (hPa)
992 992 992 992 991 992 993 993 993 992 991 989 987 982 977 974 977 978 981 984 985 987
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady)
F F F F F R R R R F F F F F F F F R R R R R
Sunrise: 06:48 Sunset: 19:21 Moon phase: First quarter
– = No Data Issued at: Eday Youth Hostel forecast >
Met Office
Updated:
Tiree Cloudy 56.497 -6.887
Birmingham Overcast 52.486 -1.889
Glasgow Heavy 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 Cloudy 53.23 -0.539
Norwich Cloudy 52.63 1.299
Peterborough Overcast 52.569 -0.239
Swindon Cloudy 51.556 -1.778
York Clear night 53.962 -1.079
Aberdeen Clear night 57.15 -2.093
Pembroke Cloudy 51.673 -4.908
Inverness Light rain 57.478 -4.223
Kendal Cloudy 54.328 -2.745
Londonderry (Derry) Light shower night 54.995 -7.323
Newtown (Powys) Cloudy 52.512 -3.312
Belfast Clear night 54.596 -5.93
Caernarfon Overcast 53.139 -4.273
Camborne Heavy rain 50.212 -5.294
Cardiff Overcast 51.481 -3.178
Dumfries Overcast 55.071 -3.604
Edinburgh Partly cloudy night 55.953 -3.187
Lerwick Overcast 60.154 -1.143
London Overcast 51.508 -0.125
Newcastle Upon Tyne Clear night 54.978 -1.616
Pitlochry No data 56.705 -3.728
Southampton Light rain 50.909 -1.403
Stornoway Overcast 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 14.5 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Kirkwall 12.9 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Lerwick (S. Screen) 11.2 °C
Highest rainfall Lerwick (S. Screen) 9.8 mm
Sunniest Lerwick (S. Screen) 0.0 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Coningsby 24.3 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Kirkwall 12.9 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Pateley Bridge Ravens Nest 9.2 °C
Highest rainfall Tyndrum 34.2 mm
Sunniest Shoeburyness 6.4 hours

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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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