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Wednesday

Heavy Rain

12°C 54°F 6°C 43°F South Westerly
Wind Speed 11 km/h 7 mph
Thursday

Light Rain Shower

11°C 52°F 5°C 41°F Westerly
Wind Speed 31 km/h 19 mph
Friday

Heavy Rain Shower

11°C 52°F 5°C 41°F West North Westerly
Wind Speed 24 km/h 15 mph
Saturday

Light Cloud

11°C 52°F 5°C 41°F West North Westerly
Wind Speed 29 km/h 18 mph
Sunday

Heavy Rain

12°C 54°F 5°C 41°F South South Easterly
Wind Speed 34 km/h 21 mph

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Sunrise 04:19 Sunset 22:00

Last updated 18:07

Weather forecast details for Wednesday 27 May. Each column contains hourly forecast details for weather conditions, temperature, wind speed, wind direction, humidity, visibility and pressure.
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Weather Conditions Heavy Rain Heavy Rain Light Rain Heavy Rain Heavy Rain Heavy Rain Heavy Rain Light Rain Heavy Rain Light Rain               
Temperature (°C/°F) 8°C 46°F 7°C 45°F 7°C 45°F 7°C 45°F 7°C 45°F 7°C 45°F 7°C 45°F 7°C 45°F 7°C 45°F 7°C 45°F               
Wind Speed (mph/km/h) Wind Speed 23 km/h 14 mph South South Westerly Wind Speed 21 km/h 13 mph South South Westerly Wind Speed 18 km/h 11 mph South South Westerly Wind Speed 18 km/h 11 mph South South Westerly Wind Speed 14 km/h 9 mph South South Westerly Wind Speed 13 km/h 8 mph West South Westerly Wind Speed 13 km/h 8 mph Westerly Wind Speed 13 km/h 8 mph Westerly Wind Speed 14 km/h 9 mph Westerly Wind Speed 23 km/h 14 mph West North Westerly               
Wind Direction SSW SSW SSW SSW SSW WSW W W W WNW               
Humidity 94% 93% 94% 95% 95% 94% 94% 93% 94% 90%               
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) G M G G VG G G VG G E               
Pressure (Millibars) 1005 1004 1003 1002 1001 1000 1000 999 999 999               

Orkney and Shetland

Forecast Summary

  • This Evening and Tonight

    Shetland cloudy with rain becoming more persistent; Orkney also rather cloudy with showery spells of rain though drier with clear spells towards daybreak. Mainly moderate Southwest then West winds.

Environmental Summary

UV: 3

UK Range: 1-7

Pollution: Low

UK Range: Low to Very High

Pollen: Low

UK Range: Low to Very High

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Reporting Scotland

Reporting Scotland Forecast Last updated 18:06, Wednesday 27 May Forecast updated 7 days a week

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UK Forecast Last updated 17:23, Wednesday 27 May

Observations

Observed at 18:00, Wednesday 27 May

Light Rain

9°C 48°F

Wind Speed 16 km/h 10 mph South Westerly

Humidity: 90%

Visibility: Moderate

Pressure: 1008mb, Falling

Observation station: Kirkwall

(Lat: 58.95 | Lon: -2.9)

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