Sea Conditions for Kirkwall


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Detailed Sea Conditions for Kirkwall over the next 2 days

Issued (local time): 5 am Wednesday 24 Jan 2018
m, °C | ft, °F Wednesday 24 Thursday 25 Friday 26
  3AM 6AM 9AM 12PM 3PM 6PM 9PM 0AM 3AM 6AM 9AM 12PM 3PM 6PM 9PM 0AM 3AM 6AM
Tide State high ebb low flow high ebb low flow high ebb low flow high ebb low flow flow high
High Tide
height (m)
12:50AM
2.62



1:02PM
2.83



1:49AM
2.54



2:04PM
2.71




3:03AM
2.52
Low Tide
height (m)


6:47AM
0.97



7:32PM
0.79



7:49AM
1.08



8:40PM
0.85



Swell (m)
direction
2.1
W
2.4
WNW
2.5
SSE
3.5
SSW
3.0
WNW
3.0
WNW
3.0
WNW
2.5
WNW
2.2
WNW
2.0
W
1.8
W
1.7
W
1.7
W
1.6
W
1.6
W
1.8
W
1.9
WNW
1.9
NNW
Wave Height (m) 2.1 2.4 2.5 3.5 3.0 3.0 3.0 2.5 2.2 2.0 1.8 1.7 1.7 1.6 1.6 1.8 1.9 1.9
Period (s) 14 14 7 7 16 16 16 16 15 15 14 14 14 15 15 14 14 10
Wind
(km/h)
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  Today's sea temperature in Kirkwall is 7.5 °C (Statistics for 24 Jan 1981-2005 – mean: 7.9 max: 8.7 min: 6.7 °C)
 
Summary  some
clouds
rain
shwrs
light
rain
rain
shwrs
rain
shwrs
rain
shwrs
rain
shwrs
light
rain
clear clear some
clouds
some
clouds
some
clouds
light
rain
cloudy rain
shwrs
some
clouds
some
clouds
Rain mm - 4 2 3 2 4 1 2 - - - - - 3 - 1 - -
Temp °C 7 6 8 7 8 6 7 7 6 6 6 6 7 7 7 6 5 5
Chill °C 3 0 2 0 3 0 2 2 1 1 2 2 4 3 3 0 0 0
Sunrise - - 8:37 - - - - - - - 8:34 - - - - - - -
Sunset - - - - 4:09 - - - - - - - 4:13 - - - - -

Tide datum: Mean Lower Low Water (Satellite).