Sea Conditions for Kirkwall

Detailed Sea Conditions for Kirkwall over the next 2 days

Issued (local time): 5 pm Monday 21 Jan 2019

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Detailed Sea Conditions for Kirkwall over the next 2 days

Issued (local time): 5 pm Monday 21 Jan 2019
m, °C | ft, °F Monday 21 Tuesday 22 Wednesday 23
  3PM 6PM 9PM 0AM 3AM 6AM 9AM 12PM 3PM 6PM 9PM 0AM 3AM 6AM 9AM 12PM 3PM 6PM
Tide State low flow high ebb low flow flow high ebb low flow high ebb low flow high ebb low
High Tide
height (m)


8:54PM
3.47




9:11AM
3.74



9:41PM
3.50



9:56AM
3.81


Low Tide
height (m)
2:43PM
-0.03



2:59AM
0.09




3:30PM
-0.18



3:43AM
0.07



4:17PM
-0.21
Swell (m)
direction
2.5
WNW
3.0
WNW
3.0
WNW
3.0
WNW
2.5
WNW
2.5
WNW
3.0
WNW
3.0
WNW
3.0
WNW
2.5
WNW
2.5
WNW
2.5
WNW
2.5
WNW
2.4
WNW
2.2
WNW
2.2
WNW
2.0
WNW
1.8
WNW
Wave Height (m) 2.5 3.0 3.0 3.0 2.5 2.5 3.0 3.0 3.0 2.5 2.5 2.5 2.5 2.4 2.2 2.2 2.0 1.8
Period (s) 14 14 14 14 14 14 15 15 16 16 16 16 15 15 14 14 14 13
Wind
(km/h)
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  Today's sea temperature in Kirkwall is 7.8 °C (Statistics for 21 Jan 1981-2005 – mean: 7.9 max: 8.8 min: 6.7 °C)
 
Summary  cloudy light
rain
light
rain
mod
rain
light
rain
light
rain
light
rain
light
rain
cloudy cloudy cloudy rain
shwrs
rain
shwrs
rain
shwrs
some
clouds
rain
shwrs
rain
shwrs
rain
shwrs
Rain mm - 2 3 6 1 2 1 1 - - - 1 1 1 - 1 1 2
Temp °C 6 6 6 6 5 5 5 5 4 4 4 5 5 5 5 6 6 6
Chill °C 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 -1 -1 0 1 1 0 1 2 2 2
Sunrise - - - - - - 8:41 - - - - - - - 8:38 - - -
Sunset 4:02 - - - - - - - 4:06 - - - - - - - 4:07 -

Tide datum: Mean Lower Low Water (Satellite).