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Kirkwall last 24 hours

Nearest observation site to North Ronaldsay Firth

Monday (Monday 12 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
Clear night Clear night Cloudy Clear night Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night Cloudy Partly cloudy night Cloudy Cloudy Sunny intervals Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Clear night Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Overcast Light shower night Overcast Overcast
Temperature (°C)
6.7 ° 5.8 ° 5.8 ° 5.3 ° 6.3 ° 7.6 ° 7.6 ° 7.8 ° 8.5 ° 9.2 ° 9.8 ° 10.1 ° 10.5 ° 10.6 ° 10.1 ° 9.3 ° 9.3 ° 9.6 ° 9.5 ° 9.7 ° 9.6 ° 9.1 ° 9.2 ° 8.9 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
S 10 S 10 S 10 S 10 S 10 S 13 S 11 S 10 S 13 S 14 S 15 S 16 S 17 SSE 15 SSE 17 SSE 15 S 14 S 16 S 15 S 16 S 16 S 10 S 11 SSW 9
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
VG E E VG E VG VG G G G VG G G G G G G G G VG VG G VG VG
Humidity
95% 95% 93% 94% 92% 93% 92% 93% 92% 91% 88% 87% 85% 85% 88% 92% 91% 90% 91% 89% 90% 93% 94% 94%
Pressure (hPa)
995 995 995 995 995 996 996 996 996 997 997 997 997 998 998 998 998 998 998 998 998 998 998 998
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady)
R R R R R R R R R R R R R R R R R R R R R R R S
Sunrise: 07:55 Sunset: 15:51 Moon phase: Waxing crescent
Tuesday (Tuesday 13 November 2018)
00:00
Cloudy
Temperature (°C)
7.8 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
SSW 7
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
VG
Humidity
95%
Pressure (hPa)
998
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady)
S
Sunrise: 07:58 Sunset: 15:49 Moon phase: Waxing crescent
– = No Data Issued at: North Ronaldsay Firth forecast >
Met Office
Tiree Cloudy 56.497 -6.887
Birmingham Clear night 52.486 -1.889
Glasgow Cloudy 55.864 -4.25
Manchester Light shower 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 Clear night 53.23 -0.539
Norwich Clear night 52.63 1.299
Peterborough Clear night 52.569 -0.239
York Partly cloudy night 53.962 -1.079
Aberdeen Cloudy 57.15 -2.093
Pembroke Overcast 51.673 -4.908
Ullapool Cloudy 57.896 -5.16
Inverness Partly cloudy night 57.478 -4.223
Kendal Cloudy 54.328 -2.745
Londonderry (Derry) Cloudy 54.995 -7.323
Newtown (Powys) Overcast 52.512 -3.312
Belfast Cloudy 54.596 -5.93
Caernarfon Cloudy 53.139 -4.273
Camborne Partly cloudy night 50.212 -5.294
Cardiff Cloudy 51.481 -3.178
Dumfries Heavy rain 55.071 -3.604
Edinburgh Cloudy 55.953 -3.187
Lerwick Overcast 60.154 -1.143
London Clear night 51.508 -0.125
Newcastle Upon Tyne Partly cloudy night 54.978 -1.616
Pitlochry No data 56.705 -3.728
Southampton Partly cloudy night 50.909 -1.403
Stornoway Light rain 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 11.0 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Kirkwall 9.7 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Kirkwall 6.3 °C
Highest rainfall Kirkwall 14.0 mm
Sunniest Kirkwall 3.4 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Wiggonholt 14.6 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Lentran 4.7 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Altnaharra SAWS -1.6 °C
Highest rainfall Manston 24.2 mm
Sunniest Yeovilton 7.3 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 Firth

Location
59.329, -2.388
Altitude
0 m above mean sea level

Kirkwall

Location
58.954, -2.9
Altitude
26 m above mean sea level
Distance from North Ronaldsay Firth
31.6

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