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Kirkwall last 24 hours

Nearest observation site to North Ronaldsay Airfield

Thursday (Thursday 15 November 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
Overcast Cloudy Partly cloudy night Clear night Clear night Partly cloudy night Cloudy Overcast Overcast Cloudy Sunny day Sunny intervals Sunny day Sunny day Sunny intervals Cloudy Overcast Overcast Overcast Cloudy Overcast Light shower night Overcast Partly cloudy night
Temperature (°C)
12.6 ° 11.7 ° 12.0 ° 11.4 ° 11.3 ° 11.5 ° 11.8 ° 11.2 ° 11.3 ° 10.9 ° 11.3 ° 11.7 ° 11.7 ° 11.9 ° 11.2 ° 11.4 ° 10.8 ° 11.1 ° 10.9 ° 10.6 ° 11.2 ° 10.1 ° 10.2 ° 9.7 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
S 24 34 S 18 S 19 30 S 21 29 S 17 S 16 S 11 SSW 10 S 10 S 17 S 16 SSE 19 SSE 24 32 SSE 25 34 SSE 23 33 S 26 37 SSE 24 36 S 29 39 S 26 37 S 22 36 S 22 32 SSW 10 37 SW 21 31 SSW 18
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
VG G G G G G G G G G VG G G G G G G G G G G G E E
Humidity
87% 90% 90% 92% 91% 89% 89% 94% 93% 94% 93% 91% 90% 88% 91% 87% 87% 83% 80% 84% 83% 92% 81% 83%
Pressure (hPa)
1006 1007 1007 1007 1008 1009 1010 1010 1010 1010 1010 1010 1009 1008 1008 1008 1007 1007 1008 1008 1010 1010 1012 1013
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady)
R R R R R R R R R R R F F F F F F F F R R R R R
Sunrise: 08:03 Sunset: 15:45 Moon phase: First quarter
– = No Data Issued at: North Ronaldsay Airfield forecast >
Met Office
Tiree Cloudy 56.497 -6.887
Birmingham Overcast 52.486 -1.889
Glasgow Partly cloudy night 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 Mist 53.23 -0.539
Norwich Mist 52.63 1.299
Peterborough Mist 52.569 -0.239
Swindon Cloudy 51.556 -1.778
York Overcast 53.962 -1.079
Pembroke Overcast 51.673 -4.908
Ullapool Partly cloudy night 57.896 -5.16
Inverness Overcast 57.478 -4.223
Kendal Overcast 54.328 -2.745
Londonderry (Derry) Clear night 54.995 -7.323
Newtown (Powys) Overcast 52.512 -3.312
Belfast Clear night 54.596 -5.93
Caernarfon Overcast 53.139 -4.273
Camborne Overcast 50.212 -5.294
Cardiff Mist 51.481 -3.178
Dumfries Heavy shower night 55.071 -3.604
Edinburgh Cloudy 55.953 -3.187
Lerwick Cloudy 60.154 -1.143
London Overcast 51.508 -0.125
Newcastle Upon Tyne Clear night 54.978 -1.616
Pitlochry No data 56.705 -3.728
Southampton Overcast 50.909 -1.403
Stornoway Cloudy 58.211 -6.384
Wick (Highland) Clear night 58.439 -3.092

Extremes

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Orkney & Shetland extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Kirkwall 12.9 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Baltasound 10.8 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Lerwick (S. Screen) 7.3 °C
Highest rainfall Kirkwall 3.8 mm
Sunniest Lerwick (S. Screen) 0.0 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Kinlochewe 16.8 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Baltasound 10.8 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Fyvie Castle 4.9 °C
Highest rainfall Eskdalemuir 34.0 mm
Sunniest Bude 6.7 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

North Ronaldsay Airfield

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

Kirkwall

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

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