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Friday

Light Rain

17°C 63°F 11°C 52°F South South Westerly
Wind Speed 21 km/h 13 mph
Saturday

Light Cloud

16°C 61°F 11°C 52°F Southerly
Wind Speed 21 km/h 13 mph
Sunday

Light Rain Shower

16°C 61°F 10°C 50°F South South Westerly
Wind Speed 21 km/h 13 mph
Monday

Light Rain

15°C 59°F 10°C 50°F North North Easterly
Wind Speed 19 km/h 12 mph
Tuesday

Light Cloud

15°C 59°F 9°C 48°F Northerly
Wind Speed 31 km/h 19 mph

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Last updated 06:07

Weather forecast details for Friday 28 August. Each column contains hourly forecast details for weather conditions, temperature, wind speed, wind direction, humidity, visibility and pressure.
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Weather Conditions Sunny Intervals Light Cloud Light Rain Shower Sunny Intervals Light Cloud Light Cloud Light Rain Shower Light Rain Shower Light Cloud Light Rain Shower Light Rain Shower Light Rain Shower Light Cloud Light Cloud Clear Sky Partly Cloudy Light Rain Shower Heavy Rain Light Cloud Light Cloud Light Cloud Light Cloud Light Cloud  
Temperature (°C/°F) 11°C 52°F 12°C 54°F 12°C 54°F 13°C 55°F 14°C 57°F 15°C 59°F 15°C 59°F 15°C 59°F 15°C 59°F 15°C 59°F 15°C 59°F 14°C 57°F 14°C 57°F 13°C 55°F 13°C 55°F 12°C 54°F 13°C 55°F 12°C 54°F 12°C 54°F 12°C 54°F 12°C 54°F 12°C 54°F 12°C 54°F  
Wind Speed (mph/km/h) Wind Speed 14 km/h 9 mph South South Westerly Wind Speed 16 km/h 10 mph South South Westerly Wind Speed 19 km/h 12 mph South South Westerly Wind Speed 21 km/h 13 mph South South Westerly Wind Speed 21 km/h 13 mph South South Westerly Wind Speed 23 km/h 14 mph South South Westerly Wind Speed 21 km/h 13 mph South South Westerly Wind Speed 14 km/h 9 mph Southerly Wind Speed 19 km/h 12 mph Southerly Wind Speed 23 km/h 14 mph Southerly Wind Speed 19 km/h 12 mph Southerly Wind Speed 19 km/h 12 mph Southerly Wind Speed 19 km/h 12 mph Southerly Wind Speed 19 km/h 12 mph Southerly Wind Speed 19 km/h 12 mph Southerly Wind Speed 19 km/h 12 mph Southerly Wind Speed 19 km/h 12 mph Southerly Wind Speed 21 km/h 13 mph Southerly Wind Speed 21 km/h 13 mph Southerly Wind Speed 21 km/h 13 mph Southerly Wind Speed 19 km/h 12 mph South South Westerly Wind Speed 19 km/h 12 mph South South Westerly Wind Speed 19 km/h 12 mph South South Westerly  
Wind Direction SSW SSW SSW SSW SSW SSW SSW S S S S S S S S S S S S S SSW SSW SSW  
Humidity 89% 87% 85% 84% 83% 80% 81% 84% 83% 81% 81% 84% 83% 85% 86% 87% 85% 86% 87% 87% 87% 88% 88%  
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) VG VG VG VG VG VG VG G VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG G VG VG VG VG VG  
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Orkney and Shetland

Forecast Summary

  • Today

    The fresh southwesterly breeze will continue to bring a few showers to the Northern Isles, as well as some patchy cloud. There will be some good sunny spells though, especially over Shetland in the morning.

  • Tonight

    Isolated showers will continue, especially over Orkney, with Shetland likely to see some longer clear spells. Most showers will ease by the end of the night.

Environmental Summary

UV: 4

UK Range: 1-8

Pollution: Low

UK Range: Low to Very High

Pollen: Low

UK Range: Low to Very High

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Observations

Observed at 05:00, Friday 28 August

Light Cloud

10°C 50°F

Wind Speed 18 km/h 11 mph South Westerly

Humidity: 89%

Visibility: Excellent

Pressure: 1001mb, Rising

Observation station: Kirkwall

(Lat: 58.95 | Lon: -2.9)

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