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Wednesday

Heavy Rain

6°C 43°F 2°C 36°F West North Westerly
Wind Speed 26 km/h 16 mph
Thursday

Heavy Rain Shower

7°C 45°F 3°C 37°F Westerly
Wind Speed 39 km/h 24 mph
Friday

Light Cloud

8°C 46°F 3°C 37°F North Easterly
Wind Speed 18 km/h 11 mph
Saturday

Light Rain

7°C 45°F 3°C 37°F East North Easterly
Wind Speed 29 km/h 18 mph
Sunday

Light Rain

7°C 45°F 3°C 37°F Easterly
Wind Speed 35 km/h 22 mph

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Last updated 20:15

Weather forecast details for Wednesday 1 March. Each column contains hourly forecast details for weather conditions, temperature, wind speed, wind direction, humidity, visibility and pressure.
Time 2100 hours2200 hours2300 hours0000 hours
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0100 hours0200 hours0300 hours0400 hours0500 hours               
Weather Conditions Heavy Rain Heavy Rain Shower Light Cloud Heavy Rain Heavy Rain Heavy Rain Shower Heavy Rain Heavy Rain Shower Light Rain Shower                
Temperature (°C/°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 3°C 37°F 4°C 39°F                
Wind Speed (mph/km/h) Wind Speed 23 km/h 14 mph Westerly Wind Speed 24 km/h 15 mph Westerly Wind Speed 24 km/h 15 mph Westerly Wind Speed 26 km/h 16 mph West North Westerly Wind Speed 26 km/h 16 mph Westerly Wind Speed 19 km/h 12 mph West North Westerly Wind Speed 24 km/h 15 mph West North Westerly Wind Speed 21 km/h 13 mph Westerly Wind Speed 24 km/h 15 mph Westerly                
Wind Direction W W W WNW W WNW WNW W W                
Humidity 92% 93% 89% 93% 94% 93% 93% 94% 91%                
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) EMVGGGEGVGVG               
Pressure (Millibars) 985 985 985 984 984 984 985 985 985                

Orkney and Shetland

Forecast Summary

  • This Evening and Tonight

    Cloudy with showery rain and some sleet, but some drier spells developing later in the night especially for Orkney. Winds staying fresh, occasionally strong northwesterly.

Environmental Summary

UV: 1

UK Range: 1-8

Pollution: Low

UK Range: Low to Very High

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Observations

Observed at 20:00, Wednesday 1 March

Light Cloud

4°C 39°F

Wind Speed 24 km/h 15 mph Westerly

Humidity: 93%

Visibility: Very Good

Pressure: 985mb, Falling

Observation station: Kirkwall

(Lat: 58.95 | Lon: -2.9)

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