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Kirkwall last 24 hours

Nearest observation site to Sanday Airfield

Sunday (Sunday 22 July 2018)
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
Drizzle Heavy rain Drizzle Drizzle Overcast Light rain Overcast Overcast Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Light shower day Light shower day Overcast Overcast Light shower night
Temperature (°C)
13.8 ° 13.8 ° 14.4 ° 14.4 ° 14.5 ° 14.3 ° 14.3 ° 14.8 ° 16.4 ° 15.7 ° 17.0 ° 16.9 ° 16.3 ° 15.7 ° 15.6 ° 14.1 ° 14.0 ° 13.8 ° 13.7 ° 13.6 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
SW 9 SSW 8 SW 11 WSW 23 32 WSW 22 30 W 18 31 W 17 W 22 30 W 22 32 W 19 32 W 24 32 W 22 33 W 21 30 W 19 W 14 W 15 W 14 W 11 WSW 6 WSW 6
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
P P P P M P M VG VG E VG E E E VG M VG E E E
Humidity
98% 97% 97% 98% 98% 92% 85% 87% 81% 79% 81% 83% 84% 94% 93% 94% 93% 95%
Pressure (hPa)
1008 1008 1008 1008 1008 1008 1009 1009 1009 1009 1009 1010 1010 1010 1010 1010 1011 1011 1011 1011
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady)
F F F F R R R R R R R R R R R R R R R R
Sunrise: 04:34 Sunset: 21:59 Moon phase: First quarter
Monday (Monday 23 July 2018)
00:00 01:00 02:00 03:00 04:00
Overcast Drizzle Cloudy Mist Mist
Temperature (°C)
13.3 ° 13.3 ° 13.1 ° 13.0 ° 13.2 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
SSW 5 S 5 SSE 6 SSE 6 SE 5
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
VG P M P M
Humidity
97% 100%
Pressure (hPa)
1011 1011 1011 1011 1010
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady)
R F F F F
Sunrise: 04:36 Sunset: 21:57 Moon phase: Waxing gibbous
– = No Data Issued at: Sanday Airfield forecast >
Met Office
Updated:
Tiree Overcast 56.497 -6.887
Birmingham Clear night 52.486 -1.889
Glasgow Mist 55.864 -4.25
Manchester Mist 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 Partly cloudy night 52.569 -0.239
Swindon Clear night 51.556 -1.778
York Overcast 53.962 -1.079
Aberdeen Sunny intervals 57.15 -2.093
Pembroke Overcast 51.673 -4.908
Ullapool Overcast 57.896 -5.16
Inverness Overcast 57.478 -4.223
Kendal Cloudy 54.328 -2.745
Londonderry (Derry) Overcast 54.995 -7.323
Newtown (Powys) Overcast 52.512 -3.312
Belfast Cloudy 54.596 -5.93
Caernarfon Overcast 53.139 -4.273
Camborne Overcast 50.212 -5.294
Cardiff Overcast 51.481 -3.178
Dumfries Mist 55.071 -3.604
Edinburgh Partly cloudy night 55.953 -3.187
Lerwick Mist 60.154 -1.143
London Partly cloudy night 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 Mist 58.211 -6.384

Extremes

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Orkney & Shetland extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Kirkwall 17.6 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Fair Isle 14.1 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Fair Isle 11.5 °C
Highest rainfall Fair Isle 3.6 mm
Sunniest Kirkwall 4.1 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Pershore 29.8 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Fair Isle 14.1 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Santon Downham 11.0 °C
Highest rainfall Killylane 10.8 mm
Sunniest St-Athan 13.5 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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