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Kirkwall

Nearest observation site to Sanday Airfield

Saturday (Saturday 20 January 2018)
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
Clear night Partly cloudy night Clear night Cloudy Light rain Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Cloudy Clear night Cloudy Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night Clear night Clear night Clear night Clear night
Temperature (°C)
-1.0 ° 0.0 ° -0.9 ° -0.6 ° -1.1 ° -1.6 ° -0.2 ° 1.1 ° 1.6 ° 0.4 ° 1.6 ° -0.1 ° -0.7 ° -0.3 ° 0.6 ° 1.6 ° -1.2 ° -1.5 ° -1.7 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
WSW 5 SSW 9 SW 11 W 10 W 7 WSW 7 W 7 W 7 WNW 6 W 5 NNE 11 W 5 W 5 W 8 WNW 10 NW 8 W 5 WSW 6 WSW 8
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 VG E E E E E E E E E
Humidity Expand
90% 96% 96% 96% 96% 95% 92% 90% 86% 92% 93% 91% 91% 96% 96% 83% 91% 90% 89%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
994 995 995 996 996 997 998 998 998 999 1000 1001 1002 1003 1005 1005 1006 1007 1008
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
F R R R R R R R R R R R R R R R R R R
Sunrise: 08:45 Sunset: 15:59 Moon phase: Waxing crescent
Sunday (Sunday 21 January 2018)
00:00 01:00 02:00 03:00 04:00
Clear night Clear night Partly cloudy night Clear night Partly cloudy night
Temperature (°C)
-1.5 ° -1.3 ° -0.7 ° -0.7 ° -1.0 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
WSW 7 SW 3 SW 5 WSW 6 SSW 3
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
E E E E E
Humidity Expand
90% 92% 92% 89% 83%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
1008 1009 1009 1010 1010
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
R R R R R
Sunrise: 08:43 Sunset: 16:01 Moon phase: Waxing crescent
– = No Data Issued at: Sanday Airfield forecast >
Met Office
Updated:
Tiree Cloudy 56.497 -6.887
Birmingham Mist 52.486 -1.889
Glasgow Mist 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 Mist 52.569 -0.239
Swindon Overcast 51.556 -1.778
York Cloudy 53.962 -1.079
Aberdeen Cloudy 57.15 -2.093
Pembroke Overcast 51.673 -4.908
Ullapool Clear night 57.896 -5.16
Inverness Cloudy 57.478 -4.223
Kendal Overcast 54.328 -2.745
Londonderry (Derry) Light rain 54.995 -7.323
Newtown (Powys) Overcast 52.512 -3.312
Belfast Heavy rain 54.596 -5.93
Caernarfon Overcast 53.139 -4.273
Camborne Light rain 50.212 -5.294
Cardiff Light shower night 51.481 -3.178
Dumfries Overcast 55.071 -3.604
Edinburgh Cloudy 55.953 -3.187
Lerwick Clear night 60.154 -1.143
London Overcast 51.508 -0.125
Newcastle Upon Tyne Cloudy 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) Cloudy 58.439 -3.092

Extremes

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Orkney & Shetland extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Fair Isle 3.2 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Lerwick (S. Screen) 0.8 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Baltasound -5.7 °C
Highest rainfall Fair Isle 1.0 mm
Sunniest Kirkwall 3.7 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Exeter Airport 2 12.4 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Kinbrace -3.6 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Dalwhinnie -10.4 °C
Highest rainfall Culdrose 19.2 mm
Sunniest Kinloss 6.4 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
14.0 m above mean sea level

Kirkwall

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

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