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Day Weather Maximum Day Temperature Minimum Night Temperature Wind Direction and Speed
Monday

Mist

11°C 52°F 6°C 43°F Easterly
24km/h 15mph
Tuesday

Sunny Intervals

11°C 52°F 7°C 45°F East North Easterly
34km/h 21mph
Wednesday

Thick Cloud

11°C 52°F 7°C 45°F South Easterly
31km/h 19mph
Thursday

Light Rain

11°C 52°F 6°C 43°F South Easterly
27km/h 17mph
Friday

Light Rain

11°C 52°F 6°C 43°F East South Easterly
23km/h 14mph

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Sunrise 05:42 Sunset 20:40
Weather forecast details for Monday 21 April. 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 Sunny Sunny Sunny Intervals Sunny Sunny Sunny Clear Sky Clear Sky Clear Sky Clear Sky Clear Sky Clear Sky Clear Sky Clear Sky Clear Sky         
Temperature (°C/°F) 10°C 50°F 10°C 50°F 10°C 50°F 9°C 48°F 9°C 48°F 9°C 48°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) 26km/h 16mph East North Easterly 26km/h 16mph East North Easterly 29km/h 18mph East North Easterly 29km/h 18mph East North Easterly 26km/h 16mph East North Easterly 24km/h 15mph East North Easterly 21km/h 13mph East North Easterly 21km/h 13mph East North Easterly 23km/h 14mph East North Easterly 21km/h 13mph East North Easterly 21km/h 13mph East North Easterly 19km/h 12mph East North Easterly 21km/h 13mph East North Easterly 23km/h 14mph East North Easterly 24km/h 15mph East North Easterly 24km/h 15mph East North Easterly         
Wind Direction ENE ENE ENE ENE ENE ENE ENE ENE ENE ENE ENE ENE ENE ENE ENE ENE         
Humidity 85% 83% 82% 84% 85% 86% 89% 92% 92% 93% 92% 92% 93% 92% 93% 93%         
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) M M M M G G G G G G G VG VG VG VG VG         
Pressure (Millibars) 1020 1020 1020 1020 1020 1020 1020 1020 1020 1021 1020 1020 1019 1019 1019 1019         

Orkney and Shetland

Forecast Summary

  • Today

    The haar which moved in from the east yesterday evening will persist through much of today, especially along the east coasts. A few sunny spells are likely in Hoy and also around Scalloway. Feeling raw in the fresh northeasterly wind.

  • Tonight

    Dry but generally cloudy through this evening and overnight with the fresh northeasterly wind increasing strong touching gale force overnight particularly around Unst and Sumburgh Head.

Environmental Summary

UV: 2

UK Range: 1-7

Pollution: Low

UK Range: Low to Very High

Pollen: Low

UK Range: Low to Very High

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Observations

Observed at 13:00, Monday 21 April

Mist

8°C 46°F

23km/h 14mph Easterly

Humidity: 100%

Visibility: Moderate

Pressure: 1020mb, Falling

Observation station: Kirkwall

(Lat: 58.95 | Lon: -2.9)

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