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Kirkwall

Nearest observation site to St Catherine's Bay

Monday (Monday 20 November 2017)
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
Overcast Overcast Light shower night Light shower night Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Light shower day Overcast Overcast Cloudy Overcast Overcast Light shower night Overcast Light shower night
Temperature (°C)
4.3 ° 4.4 ° 4.7 ° 4.0 ° 4.2 ° 4.0 ° 5.2 ° 5.8 ° 5.9 ° 5.9 ° 5.3 ° 5.6 ° 4.5 ° 4.8 ° 4.9 ° 4.5 ° 4.9 ° 4.4 ° 4.1 ° 4.3 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
E 8 E 9 E 9 E 13 ESE 10 E 6 E 10 ENE 11 ENE 11 ENE 11 ENE 9 ENE 11 ENE 8 ENE 9 ENE 10 E 6 ENE 10 E 7 ESE 7 E 7
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E E VG
Humidity Expand
76% 74% 79% 77% 75% 82% 73% 70% 69% 68% 72% 78% 80% 80% 79% 81% 83% 88% 87% 89%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
1012 1011 1011 1011 1011 1011 1011 1011 1010 1010 1011 1011 1011 1010 1011 1011 1011 1011 1011 1011
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
F F F F F F F S F F F R R F R R R R F F
Sunrise: 08:14 Sunset: 15:37 Moon phase: New
Tuesday (Tuesday 21 November 2017)
00:00 01:00 02:00 03:00 04:00
Light rain Light rain Light rain Light rain Light rain
Temperature (°C)
4.5 ° 4.3 ° 4.0 ° 4.1 ° 4.1 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
E 9 ENE 9 E 6 ESE 7 E 7
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
VG VG E E E
Humidity Expand
89% 87% 91% 92% 93%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
1011 1011 1010 1010 1009
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
F F F F F
Sunrise: 08:16 Sunset: 15:35 Moon phase: New
– = No Data Issued at: St Catherine's Bay forecast >
Met Office 03:00, Tue
Updated: 03:00 on Tue 21 Nov 2017 GMT
Tiree Mist 56.497 -6.887
Birmingham Overcast 52.486 -1.889
Glasgow Drizzle 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 Mist 53.23 -0.539
Norwich Light rain 52.63 1.299
Peterborough Overcast 52.569 -0.239
Swindon Overcast 51.556 -1.778
York Cloudy 53.962 -1.079
Aberdeen Heavy rain 57.15 -2.093
Pembroke Overcast 51.673 -4.908
Ullapool Overcast 57.896 -5.16
Inverness Light shower night 57.478 -4.223
Kendal Overcast 54.328 -2.745
Londonderry (Derry) Heavy rain 54.995 -7.323
Newtown (Powys) Overcast 52.512 -3.312
Belfast Heavy rain 54.596 -5.93
Caernarfon Cloudy 53.139 -4.273
Camborne Cloudy 50.212 -5.294
Cardiff Cloudy 51.481 -3.178
Dumfries Fog 55.071 -3.604
Edinburgh Drizzle 55.953 -3.187
Lerwick Light rain 60.154 -1.143
London Overcast 51.508 -0.125
Newcastle Upon Tyne Overcast 54.978 -1.616
Pitlochry No data 56.705 -3.728
Southampton Overcast 50.909 -1.403
Stornoway Overcast 58.211 -6.384
Wick (Highland) Light rain 58.439 -3.092

Extremes

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Orkney & Shetland extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Kirkwall 6.4 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Baltasound 3.6 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Baltasound -0.5 °C
Highest rainfall Baltasound 1.0 mm
Sunniest Lerwick (S. Screen) 0.4 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Nantwich Reaseheath Hall 16.6 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Balmoral 1.2 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Baltasound -0.5 °C
Highest rainfall Gt Cumbrae Millport (Observing Site) 24.8 mm
Sunniest Hawarden 1.8 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

St Catherine's Bay

Location
59.12, -2.633
Altitude
0.0 m above mean sea level

Kirkwall

Location
58.954, -2.9
Altitude
26.0 m above mean sea level
Distance from St Catherine's Bay
14.9

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