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Friday

Heavy Rain

6°C 43°F 1°C 34°F Westerly
45km/h 28mph
Saturday

Sunny Intervals

7°C 45°F 4°C 39°F North Westerly
37km/h 23mph
Sunday

Heavy Rain

10°C 50°F 3°C 37°F West South Westerly
34km/h 21mph
Monday

Heavy Rain

7°C 45°F 3°C 37°F West South Westerly
31km/h 19mph
Tuesday

Heavy Rain Shower

7°C 45°F 3°C 37°F West South Westerly
34km/h 21mph

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Sunrise 09:03 Sunset 15:15

Last updated 13:29

Weather forecast details for Friday 19 December. Each column contains hourly forecast details for weather conditions, temperature, wind speed, wind direction, humidity, visibility and pressure.
Time 1400 hours1500 hours1600 hours1700 hours1800 hours1900 hours2000 hours2100 hours2200 hours2300 hours0000 hours
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Weather Conditions Heavy Rain Heavy Rain Shower Heavy Rain Shower Light Rain Light Rain Heavy Rain Shower Heavy Rain Heavy Rain Shower Heavy Rain Light Rain Shower Light Rain Shower Heavy Rain Shower Heavy Rain Shower Heavy Rain Shower Heavy Rain Heavy Rain         
Temperature (°C/°F) 5°C 41°F 4°C 39°F 4°C 39°F 4°C 39°F 4°C 39°F 4°C 39°F 3°C 37°F 3°C 37°F 3°C 37°F 3°C 37°F 4°C 39°F 4°C 39°F 4°C 39°F 4°C 39°F 4°C 39°F 4°C 39°F         
Wind Speed (mph/km/h) 43km/h 27mph Westerly 42km/h 26mph Westerly 43km/h 27mph Westerly 40km/h 25mph West North Westerly 40km/h 25mph Westerly 42km/h 26mph West North Westerly 40km/h 25mph West North Westerly 48km/h 30mph Westerly 40km/h 25mph Westerly 43km/h 27mph West North Westerly 42km/h 26mph Westerly 48km/h 30mph West North Westerly 40km/h 25mph West North Westerly 43km/h 27mph West North Westerly 39km/h 24mph West North Westerly 40km/h 25mph West North Westerly         
Wind Direction W W W WNW W WNW WNW W W WNW W WNW WNW WNW WNW WNW         
Humidity 78% 83% 87% 87% 82% 83% 83% 80% 87% 87% 79% 78% 84% 85% 87% 86%         
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) G VG VG G VG VG M VG G M VG VG VG G G G         
Pressure (Millibars) 992 992 992 993 993 994 994 994 995 996 996 996 997 997 998 999         

Orkney and Shetland

Forecast Summary

  • Today

    Blustery, wintry showers as a mix of sleet, snow and hail with a thunder and lightning risk near any heavier bursts. Some bright spells between showers, these more likely for eastern Shetland. Strong to gale force westerly winds.

  • Tonight

    Scattered, blustery and wintry showers continue, as does the risk of thunder. Limited clear spells between showers. Gale force winds turn more northwesterly.

Environmental Summary

UV: 1

UK Range: 1-7

Pollution: Low

UK Range: Low to Very High

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Reporting Scotland Forecast Last updated 13:17, Friday 19 Dec Forecast updated 7 days a week

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UK Forecast Last updated 12:30, Friday 19 Dec

Observations

Observed at 12:00, Friday 19 December

Light Rain Shower

5°C 41°F

51km/h 32mph Westerly

Humidity: 73%

Visibility: Very Good

Pressure: 992mb, Rising

Observation station: Kirkwall

(Lat: 58.95 | Lon: -2.9)

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