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Kirkwall

Nearest observation site to North Ronaldsay Airfield

Saturday (Saturday 20 January 2018)
23:00
Clear night
Temperature (°C)
-1.7 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
WSW 8
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
E
Humidity Expand
89%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
1008
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
R
Sunrise: 08:45 Sunset: 15:57 Moon phase: Waxing crescent
Sunday (Sunday 21 January 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
Clear night Clear night Partly cloudy night Clear night Partly cloudy night Cloudy Cloudy Partly cloudy night Clear night Cloudy Sunny intervals Cloudy Overcast Overcast Cloudy Overcast Cloudy Overcast Light shower night Light rain Heavy rain Sleet shower Overcast Overcast
Temperature (°C)
-1.5 ° -1.3 ° -0.7 ° -0.7 ° -1.0 ° -0.3 ° -1.3 ° -1.2 ° -0.7 ° -0.4 ° 0.5 ° 2.0 ° 2.8 ° 2.8 ° 2.8 ° 2.9 ° 3.2 ° 2.9 ° 1.4 ° 1.6 ° 1.9 ° 0.9 ° 2.7 ° 2.8 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
WSW 7 SW 3 SW 5 WSW 6 SSW 3 SW 2 S 7 SSW 5 S 6 SSE 7 SSE 13 SSE 11 SSE 16 SSE 18 SSE 21 SSE 23 31 SSE 26 37 SSE 26 39 SSE 33 48 SSE 30 41 SSE 31 46 SSE 29 46 S 29 40 S 17 34
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 VG E E E E VG M M P M M M
Humidity Expand
90% 92% 92% 89% 83% 93% 93% 95% 97% 96% 86% 87% 84% 84% 85% 85% 82% 84% 96% 97%
Pressure (hPa) Expand
1008 1009 1009 1010 1010 1010 1010 1009 1009 1009 1009 1008 1006 1005 1004 1002 1001 999 998 997 995 994 993 993
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) Expand
R R R R R R F F F F F F F F F F F F F F F F F F
Sunrise: 08:44 Sunset: 16:00 Moon phase: Waxing crescent
– = No Data Issued at: North Ronaldsay Airfield forecast >
Met Office
Tiree Cloudy 56.497 -6.887
Birmingham Overcast 52.486 -1.889
Glasgow Overcast 55.864 -4.25
Manchester Cloudy 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 Overcast 53.23 -0.539
Norwich Overcast 52.63 1.299
Peterborough Cloudy 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 Overcast 57.896 -5.16
Inverness Cloudy 57.478 -4.223
Kendal Cloudy 54.328 -2.745
Londonderry (Derry) Partly cloudy night 54.995 -7.323
Newtown (Powys) Clear night 52.512 -3.312
Belfast Overcast 54.596 -5.93
Caernarfon Cloudy 53.139 -4.273
Camborne Drizzle 50.212 -5.294
Cardiff Overcast 51.481 -3.178
Dumfries Overcast 55.071 -3.604
Edinburgh Cloudy 55.953 -3.187
Lerwick Light shower night 60.154 -1.143
London Overcast 51.508 -0.125
Newcastle Upon Tyne Mist 54.978 -1.616
Pitlochry No data 56.705 -3.728
Southampton Cloudy 50.909 -1.403
Stornoway Overcast 58.211 -6.384
Wick (Highland) Overcast 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)

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Location details

North Ronaldsay Airfield

Location
59.368, -2.434
Altitude
15.0 m above mean sea level

Kirkwall

Location
58.954, -2.9
Altitude
26.0 m above mean sea level
Distance from North Ronaldsay Airfield
33.0

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