St Catherine's Bay (Orkney Islands) weather

Forecast days

Seven day forecast for St Catherine's Bay

Orkney & Shetland weather forecast


Clear spells and further showers tonight. Chilly.

This Evening and Tonight:

Late sunny spells with only isolated light showers initially but these are likely to become more frequent overnight, with chance of heavier showers before dawn. Northerly winds occasionally fresh at first. Minimum temperature 1 °C.


Another day of sunshine and showers, however, the showers will be more frequent and heavy, with the risk of hail and thunder, also sunshine will be more fleeting. Northerly winds. Maximum temperature 9 °C.

Outlook for Saturday to Monday:

Mainly dry and bright with light winds for Saturday. Overcast with periods of occasional heavy rain and strong to gale winds on Sunday. Misty with showers for Monday.


UK long range weather forecast

A mixture of sunny spells and scattered showers are likely on Tuesday, with some of the showers being locally heavy and possibly thundery. The most frequent downpours will be in the north and west, and a more organised band of rain may approach from the southwest later in the day. Southern parts of the country could well receive rain on Wednesday and Thursday, while conditions further north could be clearer but showery. The unsettled theme continues through the remainder of this period, with longer spells of rain and showers in between. It's likely to be breezy at times; especially around coastal areas, where gales may occur. Temperatures will be near to or slightly below average, though overnight frosts becoming unlikely.


Confidence remains low for this period with weather conditions typical for Spring. A mixture of sunny spells and showers is likely, especially at first, with areas in the south experiencing the most settled and dry conditions through this period. Towards the north and northwest there is an increased chance of unsettled weather as longer spells of rain and strong winds arrive from the Atlantic at times. Temperatures likely to be around average.


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