Wind, waves & weather forecast
Kirkwall Airport

Updating severe weather warnings
Report from local weather station at 3:20 local time.
  • Sunrise
    5:35
  • Sunset
    20:56
  • Local time
     (UTC +1)
  • Elevation
    21 m
Last update:
23:44 local time
This forecast is based on the GFS model

Saturday, Aug 18

Wind
Weather
Waves
01h
25kts
max 32kts
14° C
1000hpa
2.2m
6 s
04h
24kts
max 31kts
13° C
1000hpa
2.4m
8 s
07h
26kts
max 34kts
0mm
14° C
999hpa
2.7m
8 s
10h
28kts
max 36kts
1mm
13° C
1001hpa
3.0m
9 s
13h
28kts
max 36kts
14° C
1002hpa
3.3m
10 s
16h
27kts
max 33kts
14° C
1004hpa
3.3m
11 s
19h
23kts
max 28kts
14° C
1006hpa
2.9m
12 s
22h
17kts
max 20kts
14° C
1009hpa
2.4m
12 s

Sunday, Aug 19

Wind
Weather
Waves
01h
12kts
max 13kts
13° C
1011hpa
2.0m
12 s
04h
6kts
max 7kts
13° C
1012hpa
1.7m
12 s
07h
2kts
max 2kts
13° C
1013hpa
1.5m
11 s
10h
1kts
max 2kts
13° C
1014hpa
1.4m
11 s
13h
4kts
max 4kts
14° C
1014hpa
1.2m
11 s
16h
6kts
max 6kts
14° C
1015hpa
1.1m
10 s
19h
6kts
max 6kts
14° C
1015hpa
1.1m
10 s
22h
6kts
max 7kts
14° C
1015hpa
1.0m
10 s

Monday, Aug 20

Wind
Weather
Waves
01h
6kts
max 7kts
13° C
1014hpa
1.0m
9 s
04h
4kts
max 5kts
13° C
1014hpa
0.9m
9 s
07h
6kts
max 6kts
13° C
1014hpa
0.9m
9 s
10h
6kts
max 6kts
13° C
1014hpa
0.9m
9 s
13h
8kts
max 8kts
13° C
1015hpa
0.8m
8 s
16h
7kts
max 7kts
13° C
1015hpa
0.8m
8 s
19h
6kts
max 6kts
13° C
1016hpa
0.8m
8 s
22h
3kts
max 3kts
12° C
1016hpa
0.7m
8 s

Tuesday, Aug 21

Wind
Weather
Waves
01h
0kts
max 1kts
12° C
1016hpa
0.7m
8 s
04h
3kts
max 4kts
12° C
1015hpa
0.7m
8 s
07h
8kts
max 9kts
13° C
1015hpa
0.7m
8 s
10h
12kts
max 15kts
13° C
1013hpa
0.7m
7 s
13h
10kts
max 13kts
1mm
14° C
1011hpa
0.7m
7 s
16h
12kts
max 14kts
1mm
13° C
1010hpa
0.8m
7 s
19h
10kts
max 13kts
1mm
13° C
1010hpa
0.9m
6 s
22h
11kts
max 13kts
13° C
1010hpa
1.1m
6 s

Wednesday, Aug 22

Wind
Weather
Waves
01h
11kts
max 14kts
13° C
1011hpa
1.3m
6 s
04h
12kts
max 15kts
13° C
1012hpa
1.4m
6 s
07h
10kts
max 12kts
13° C
1012hpa
1.4m
6 s
10h
10kts
max 11kts
13° C
1013hpa
1.4m
6 s
13h
8kts
max 10kts
14° C
1012hpa
1.4m
6 s
16h
5kts
max 7kts
14° C
1012hpa
1.4m
6 s
19h
5kts
max 6kts
13° C
1011hpa
1.5m
6 s
22h
4kts
max 5kts
13° C
1010hpa
1.4m
6 s

Thursday, Aug 23

Wind
Weather
Waves
01h
3kts
max 5kts
13° C
1009hpa
1.4m
7 s
04h
4kts
max 5kts
13° C
1007hpa
1.4m
7 s
07h
5kts
max 6kts
13° C
1005hpa
1.5m
7 s
10h
7kts
max 8kts
13° C
1004hpa
1.6m
7 s
13h
6kts
max 8kts
14° C
1002hpa
1.6m
8 s
16h
17kts
max 19kts
3mm
11° C
1002hpa
1.6m
8 s
19h
14kts
max 16kts
2mm
12° C
1001hpa
1.6m
8 s
22h
16kts
max 17kts
1mm
12° C
1001hpa
1.8m
8 s

Friday, Aug 24

Wind
Weather
Waves
01h
12kts
max 14kts
12° C
1000hpa
1.8m
9 s
04h
17kts
max 19kts
12° C
1000hpa
1.8m
10 s
07h
19kts
max 21kts
12° C
1001hpa
1.8m
10 s
10h
23kts
max 27kts
1mm
12° C
1001hpa
1.8m
10 s
13h
21kts
max 24kts
0mm
13° C
1002hpa
1.8m
10 s
16h
22kts
max 25kts
1mm
13° C
1003hpa
1.8m
10 s
19h
17kts
max 20kts
12° C
1003hpa
1.8m
10 s
22h
13kts
max 16kts
12° C
1003hpa
1.8m
10 s

Saturday, Aug 25

Wind
Weather
Waves
01h
13kts
max 14kts
12° C
1003hpa
1.7m
10 s
04h
13kts
max 14kts
12° C
1003hpa
1.7m
9 s
07h
12kts
max 14kts
12° C
1004hpa
1.6m
9 s
10h
10kts
max 10kts
12° C
1005hpa
1.6m
9 s
13h
6kts
max 6kts
12° C
1006hpa
1.6m
8 s
16h
4kts
max 4kts
12° C
1006hpa
1.6m
8 s
19h
6kts
max 7kts
13° C
1005hpa
1.5m
8 s
22h
13kts
max 15kts
13° C
1005hpa
1.5m
8 s

Sunday, Aug 26

Wind
Weather
Waves
01h
18kts
max 22kts
13° C
1004hpa
1.5m
8 s
04h
20kts
max 25kts
13° C
1002hpa
1.5m
8 s
07h
19kts
max 24kts
13° C
1001hpa
1.5m
8 s
10h
16kts
max 20kts
1mm
14° C
1001hpa
1.6m
8 s
13h
9kts
max 12kts
15° C
1002hpa
1.6m
8 s
16h
4kts
max 5kts
14° C
1002hpa
1.7m
8 s
19h
4kts
max 5kts
14° C
1000hpa
1.7m
8 s
22h
12kts
max 17kts
2mm
15° C
998hpa
1.6m
9 s

Monday, Aug 27

Wind
Weather
Waves
01h
18kts
max 25kts
6mm
15° C
995hpa
1.6m
9 s
04h
10kts
max 15kts
14° C
994hpa
1.6m
9 s
07h
21kts
max 25kts
13° C
997hpa
1.6m
9 s
10h
23kts
max 27kts
13° C
999hpa
1.6m
10 s
13h
23kts
max 29kts
13° C
1001hpa
1.6m
10 s
16h
19kts
max 25kts
13° C
1003hpa
1.6m
9 s
19h
15kts
max 20kts
13° C
1004hpa
1.6m
10 s

Description

This is the wind, wave and weather forecast for Kirkwall Airport in Scotland, United Kingdom. Windfinder specializes in wind, waves, tides and weather reports & forecasts for wind related sports like kitesurfing, windsurfing, surfing, sailing or paragliding.

The Forecast is based on the GFS model. Forecasts are available worldwide. The horizontal resolution is about 13 km. Forecasts are computed 4 times a day, at about 6:00 AM, 12:00 PM, 6:00 PM and 12:00 AM British Summer Time. Predictions are available in time steps of 3 hours for up to 10 days into the future. The arrows point in the direction that the wind is blowing.

Check the wind forecast for Kirkwall Airport when you want to find the best last minute travel destination for your kiteboarding, windsurfing or sailing vacation in United Kingdom.

Units Our default units are knots and degrees Celsius. These are often used by sailors, kiters, surfers, windsurfers or paragliders. You can change units on our settings page.

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