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Kirkwall

Nearest observation site to St Catherine's Bay

Thursday (Thursday 18 January 2018)
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
Cloudy Light shower day Cloudy Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Cloudy Light rain Heavy shower night Light shower night Light snow shower night Cloudy Partly cloudy night Light shower night Cloudy Overcast
Temperature (°C)
1.0 ° 1.3 ° 1.7 ° 1.7 ° 1.5 ° 2.1 ° 1.9 ° 2.2 ° 1.6 ° 1.4 ° 0.6 ° 0.6 ° 1.1 ° 1.0 ° 1.5 ° 1.7 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
WSW 10 WSW 15 W 8 WNW 5 WSW 7 W 8 W 5 W 7 NW 8 W 6 W 8 SW 5 SSW 10 WSW 14 SW 13 SW 15
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
E M E E E VG E G P G P E E E E E
Humidity Expand
97% 92% 93% 90% 87% 85% 85% 89% 91% 95% 96% 98% 98% 96% 92% 95%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
988 989 989 990 990 990 991 991 992 992 993 993 993 994 993 993
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
R R R R R R R R R R R R R R R R
Sunrise: 08:48 Sunset: 15:55 Moon phase: New
Friday (Friday 19 January 2018)
00:00 01:00 02:00 03:00 04:00 05:00 06:00 07:00 08:00
Overcast Heavy rain Overcast Sleet shower Heavy rain Light rain Heavy snow Overcast Cloudy
Temperature (°C)
1.4 ° 0.7 ° 0.9 ° 0.7 ° 1.1 ° 1.1 ° 0.6 ° 1.0 ° 1.3 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
SW 23 29 W 17 29 W 8 WSW 9 SW 14 W 16 WSW 16 SW 15 SSW 13
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
E P E G G VG P E E
Humidity Expand
95% 96% 98% 97% 96% 96% 97% 96% 95%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
993 994 994 994 993 993 994 993 993
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
F R R R F F F F F
Sunrise: 08:46 Sunset: 15:57 Moon phase: New
– = No Data Issued at: St Catherine's Bay forecast >
Met Office
Updated:
Tiree Cloudy 56.497 -6.887
Birmingham Clear night 52.486 -1.889
Glasgow Overcast 55.864 -4.25
Manchester Sunny intervals 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 Partly cloudy night 53.23 -0.539
Norwich Sunny day 52.63 1.299
Peterborough Sunny day 52.569 -0.239
Swindon Clear night 51.556 -1.778
York Cloudy 53.962 -1.079
Aberdeen Cloudy 57.15 -2.093
Pembroke Partly cloudy night 51.673 -4.908
Ullapool Cloudy 57.896 -5.16
Inverness Light snow 57.478 -4.223
Kendal Cloudy 54.328 -2.745
Londonderry (Derry) Light snow 54.995 -7.323
Newtown (Powys) Cloudy 52.512 -3.312
Belfast Overcast 54.596 -5.93
Caernarfon Cloudy 53.139 -4.273
Camborne Sunny intervals 50.212 -5.294
Cardiff Light shower day 51.481 -3.178
Dumfries Cloudy 55.071 -3.604
Edinburgh Light rain 55.953 -3.187
Lerwick Light snow shower night 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 Overcast 58.211 -6.384
Wick (Highland) Sunny day 58.439 -3.092

Extremes

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Orkney & Shetland extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Fair Isle 4.0 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Lerwick (S. Screen) 2.0 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Baltasound -4.8 °C
Highest rainfall Kirkwall 4.2 mm
Sunniest Lerwick (S. Screen) 1.7 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Swanage 10.5 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Drumnadrochit -0.5 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Loch Glascarnoch SAWS -7.7 °C
Highest rainfall Rochdale 20.8 mm
Sunniest Bournemouth Airport 5.2 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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