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Kirkwall last 24 hours

Nearest observation site to Sanday Airfield

Sunday (Sunday 27 May 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 22:00 23:00
Fog 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)
6.3 ° 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)
NE 2 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 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 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 F R
Sunrise: 04:15 Sunset: 22:01 Moon phase: Waxing gibbous
Monday (Monday 28 May 2018)
00:00
Heavy shower night
Temperature (°C)
9.4 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
SE 15
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
VP
Humidity
100%
Pressure (hPa)
1023
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady)
F
– = No Data Issued at: Sanday Airfield forecast >
Met Office
Updated:
Tiree Cloudy 56.497 -6.887
Birmingham Mist 52.486 -1.889
Glasgow Clear night 55.864 -4.25
Manchester Clear night 53.479 -2.247
Brighton No data 50.822 -0.136
Dover No data 51.126 1.318
Exeter Clear night 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 Clear night 53.962 -1.079
Aberdeen Mist 57.15 -2.093
Pembroke Partly cloudy 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) Cloudy 52.512 -3.312
Belfast Partly cloudy night 54.596 -5.93
Caernarfon Partly cloudy night 53.139 -4.273
Camborne Overcast 50.212 -5.294
Cardiff Cloudy 51.481 -3.178
Dumfries Clear night 55.071 -3.604
Edinburgh Drizzle 55.953 -3.187
Lerwick Clear night 60.154 -1.143
London Cloudy 51.508 -0.125
Newcastle Upon Tyne Mist 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 Lerwick (S. Screen) 12.7 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Kirkwall 10.4 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Kirkwall 8.0 °C
Highest rainfall Kirkwall Trace
Sunniest Lerwick (S. Screen) 9.8 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Bournemouth Airport 27.3 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Wick John O Groats Airport 10.1 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Braemar No2 2.9 °C
Highest rainfall North Wyke 16.4 mm
Sunniest Stornoway 15.7 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

Sanday Airfield

Location
59.25, -2.575
Altitude
14 m above mean sea level

Kirkwall

Location
58.954, -2.9
Altitude
26 m above mean sea level
Distance from Sanday Airfield
23.5

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