Coast and sea

Marine observations - Kirkwall Airport

  • Location 58.954, -2.9
  • Altitude 26 m above mean sea level
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Thursday (19 May 2022) at

14:00 15:00 16:00 17:00 18:00 19:00 20:00 21:00 22:00 23:00
Weather
Weather Symbol Sunny intervals Sunny day Overcast Overcast Sunny intervals Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast
Temperature
15.2°
15.7°
13.7°
13.7°
13.0°
11.9°
11.7°
10.6°
10.1°
9.9°
Wind Direction and speed
SSE 15
SSE 18
SSE 18
SSE 17
S 15
S 11
S 10
S 11
S 12
S 9
Wind gust 22 23 23 24 22 19 14 15 14 13
Visibility 18 24 29 14 18 18 16 16 16 18
Humidity 66% 62% 67% 76% 75% 80% 83% 85% 89% 87%
Pressure 1,012 1,011 1,012 1,012 1,012 1,012 1,013 1,013 1,013 1,013
Dew point temperature 8.9° 8.4° 7.8° 9.5° 8.7° 8.5° 9.0° 8.2° 8.4° 7.8°

Friday (20 May 2022) at

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
Weather
Weather Symbol Overcast Overcast Partly cloudy (night) Partly cloudy (night) Cloudy Sunny intervals Overcast Overcast Overcast Cloudy Cloudy Overcast Sunny intervals Overcast
Temperature
10.6°
11.5°
10.8°
9.2°
9.0°
11.0°
11.1°
12.4°
13.3°
14.8°
12.8°
14.6°
14.8°
14.3°
Wind Direction and speed
S 10
SSW 10
S 11
S 10
S 8
S 10
S 9
S 10
S 13
S 13
S 15
SSE 15
S 13
S 15
Wind gust 13 14 13 13 13 14 14 13 16 18 20 20 18 19
Visibility 26 29 29 21 21 26 21 24 21 18 21 24 21 24
Humidity 84% 80% 83% 90% 88% 81% 82% 77% 72% 69% 75% 75% 69% 70%
Pressure 1,013 1,013 1,012 1,011 1,012 1,011 1,011 1,011 1,010 1,010 1,010 1,009 1,008 1,008
Dew point temperature 8.1° 8.1° 8.0° 7.6° 7.1° 7.9° 8.1° 8.5° 8.4° 9.2° 8.4° 10.3° 9.2° 9.0°

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