North Ronaldsay Firth (Orkney Islands) weather

Forecast days

Seven day forecast for North Ronaldsay Firth

Time 00:00 01:00 04:00 07:00 10:00 13:00 16:00 19:00 22:00
Weather symbol Light shower (night) Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Light rain Light rain
Chance of precipitation
40% 40% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 60% 50%
13°
13°
13°
13°
13°
13°
13°
12°
13°
10° 10° 10° 10° 10° 10°
W 18
W 18
WSW 17
WSW 16
SSW 14
S 17
SSE 22
SSE 29
S 32
25 26 23 22 19 23 29 40 44
VG VG VG VG VG VG VG G G
Humidity
89% 89% 91% 90% 87% 88% 86% 87% 89%
UV
- - - - 1 2 1 - -
Time 01:00 04:00 07:00 10:00 13:00 16:00 19:00 22:00
Weather symbol Heavy rain Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Light rain Sunny intervals Cloudy Cloudy
Chance of precipitation
80% 20% 20% 20% 60% 10% 10% 10%
13°
13°
13°
14°
14°
12°
12°
12°
10° 10° 10°
SSW 28
SSW 23
SSW 22
SSW 24
SSW 26
WSW 30
WSW 24
SW 20
38 31 29 33 35 41 33 27
G G G G G VG VG VG
Humidity
88% 89% 89% 86% 85% 78% 76% 76%
UV
- - - 1 1 1 - -
Time 01:00 04:00 07:00 10:00 13:00 16:00 19:00 22:00
Weather symbol Cloudy Cloudy Light rain Light shower (day) Light shower (day) Heavy shower (day) Heavy shower (night) Heavy shower (night)
Chance of precipitation
10% 10% 40% 40% 40% 60% 60% 50%
11°
11°
11°
11°
11°
11°
11°
11°
SW 18
SSW 18
SW 19
WSW 22
WSW 24
WSW 27
WSW 29
WSW 30
25 25 26 30 33 37 40 41
VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG
Humidity
76% 75% 76% 78% 76% 77% 74% 73%
UV
- - - 1 1 1 - -
Time 01:00 04:00 07:00 10:00 13:00 16:00 19:00 22:00
Weather symbol Heavy shower (night) Heavy shower (night) Heavy shower (night) Heavy shower (day) Light shower (day) Heavy shower (day) Heavy shower (night) Heavy shower (night)
Chance of precipitation
60% 60% 60% 60% 40% 60% 60% 60%
11°
11°
12°
12°
12°
12°
12°
12°
WSW 29
WSW 29
SW 30
WSW 29
WSW 30
WSW 28
SW 28
SW 27
40 40 41 40 41 39 38 37
VG G G G G VG G VG
Humidity
76% 80% 82% 81% 80% 80% 82% 81%
UV
- - - 1 1 1 - -
Time 01:00 04:00 07:00 10:00 13:00 16:00 19:00 22:00
Weather symbol Heavy shower (night) Heavy shower (night) Heavy shower (night) Heavy shower (day) Light shower (day) Light shower (day) Light shower (night) Light shower (night)
Chance of precipitation
60% 60% 60% 60% 40% 30% 40% 40%
11°
11°
11°
11°
11°
11°
11°
11°
SW 27
SW 27
WSW 26
WSW 26
WSW 25
WSW 24
W 24
W 24
37 36 35 35 34 33 33 33
G VG VG G VG VG VG VG
Humidity
82% 81% 81% 80% 76% 75% 76% 75%
UV
- - - 1 2 1 - -
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Orkney & Shetland weather forecast

Headline:

Frequent showers and some brighter spells for today.

Today:

Fresh to strong west to southwest winds will sweep quite frequent and occasionally heavy showers across the Northern Isles today, bringing some risk of thunderstorms. However brighter spells will lift the temperatures to the seasonal average. Maximum temperature 13 °C.

Tonight:

Showers and clear spells with outbreaks scattered through the evening, tending to turn heavier and more frequent overnight, particularly across Shetland. West to southwest winds strong. Minimum temperature 10 °C.

Sunday:

Another day of showers and brighter spells, but outbreaks will be lighter and less frequent than Saturday, while the best of the brightness is expected across Shetland. Strong westerly winds. Maximum temperature 13 °C.

Outlook for Monday to Wednesday:

Fair start for Monday, but rain, strengthening winds spreading from west later. Details difficult thereafter, but mostly unsettled with periods of rain or showers.

Updated:

UK long range weather forecast

Sunshine and showers can be expected Wednesday as rain generally clears away from the southeast, while heavier and possibly thundery showers may be expected in the northwest. Winds moderate to fresh, and temperatures trending slightly above average. Unsettled weather continues for many, with showers affecting northern areas and likely to spread southwards. Temperatures turning normal or cool, and becoming windier with gales possible in places. Confidence remains low throughout the rest of this period. High pressure may develop across the UK, with likely occasional frontal systems bringing periods of rain. However, towards the end of the period, deep lower pressure may be expected, with temperatures generally returning to above normal, however, cooler nights make way for potential mist and fog.

Updated:

We may expect to see lower pressure dominating through the rest of October; however, confidence remains low through this period. A lower pressure regime is likely to bring periods of rain across the UK, however some drier spells and potential mist and fog can be expected too, most likely at the beginning of the period. Temperatures likely to remain above normal throughout.

Updated:

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