Wind, waves & weather forecast
Kirkwall Airport

Updating severe weather warnings
Report from local weather station at 21:00 local time.
  • Sunrise
    8:00
  • Sunset
    17:52
  • Local time
     (UTC +1)
  • Elevation
    21 m
Last update:
17:39 local time
This forecast is based on the GFS model

Saturday, Oct 20

Wind
Weather
Waves
01h
14kts
max 16kts
10° C
1020hpa
1.9m
15 s
04h
11kts
max 13kts
10° C
1019hpa
1.9m
14 s
07h
17kts
max 21kts
11° C
1017hpa
1.9m
14 s
10h
20kts
max 25kts
11° C
1016hpa
1.9m
14 s
13h
18kts
max 27kts
1mm
12° C
1014hpa
1.9m
13 s
16h
19kts
max 32kts
14° C
1013hpa
2.1m
13 s
19h
19kts
max 31kts
14° C
1014hpa
2.4m
12 s
22h
15kts
max 23kts
2mm
13° C
1014hpa
2.2m
12 s

Sunday, Oct 21

Wind
Weather
Waves
01h
12kts
max 16kts
2mm
13° C
1013hpa
2.0m
12 s
04h
16kts
max 21kts
3mm
10° C
1013hpa
1.9m
12 s
07h
18kts
max 24kts
2mm
10° C
1014hpa
1.9m
11 s
10h
22kts
max 28kts
1mm
10° C
1014hpa
2.2m
11 s
13h
22kts
max 27kts
1mm
10° C
1015hpa
2.5m
11 s
16h
28kts
max 35kts
10° C
1017hpa
3.0m
9 s
19h
31kts
max 37kts
1mm
9° C
1018hpa
3.7m
10 s
22h
32kts
max 38kts
1mm
9° C
1020hpa
4.0m
11 s

Monday, Oct 22

Wind
Weather
Waves
01h
31kts
max 39kts
1mm
9° C
1021hpa
4.3m
12 s
04h
33kts
max 40kts
1mm
9° C
1023hpa
4.5m
13 s
07h
28kts
max 37kts
10° C
1024hpa
4.3m
14 s
10h
29kts
max 37kts
11° C
1024hpa
4.1m
14 s
13h
33kts
max 43kts
1mm
10° C
1022hpa
4.3m
14 s
16h
40kts
max 53kts
1mm
11° C
1019hpa
4.9m
14 s
19h
41kts
max 54kts
0mm
11° C
1017hpa
5.4m
13 s
22h
38kts
max 51kts
3mm
12° C
1016hpa
5.5m
13 s

Tuesday, Oct 23

Wind
Weather
Waves
01h
37kts
max 49kts
2mm
12° C
1015hpa
5.4m
14 s
04h
39kts
max 52kts
1mm
12° C
1013hpa
5.1m
14 s
07h
38kts
max 51kts
1mm
12° C
1012hpa
4.9m
14 s
10h
34kts
max 46kts
1mm
12° C
1013hpa
4.4m
14 s
13h
31kts
max 43kts
12° C
1015hpa
3.9m
14 s
16h
25kts
max 35kts
12° C
1016hpa
3.5m
14 s
19h
23kts
max 32kts
1mm
12° C
1016hpa
3.3m
14 s
22h
26kts
max 38kts
1mm
12° C
1017hpa
3.3m
14 s

Wednesday, Oct 24

Wind
Weather
Waves
01h
25kts
max 37kts
0mm
12° C
1018hpa
3.5m
14 s
04h
26kts
max 37kts
1mm
12° C
1019hpa
3.5m
13 s
07h
22kts
max 31kts
12° C
1020hpa
3.5m
13 s
10h
21kts
max 30kts
12° C
1021hpa
3.5m
13 s
13h
25kts
max 35kts
0mm
12° C
1021hpa
3.6m
13 s
16h
29kts
max 35kts
11° C
1020hpa
3.7m
13 s
19h
30kts
max 36kts
10° C
1019hpa
3.6m
13 s
22h
27kts
max 34kts
11° C
1018hpa
3.5m
13 s

Thursday, Oct 25

Wind
Weather
Waves
01h
28kts
max 37kts
11° C
1017hpa
3.5m
13 s
04h
27kts
max 35kts
1mm
11° C
1015hpa
3.4m
12 s
07h
23kts
max 32kts
2mm
11° C
1014hpa
3.3m
12 s
10h
15kts
max 18kts
2mm
10° C
1014hpa
3.1m
12 s
13h
10kts
max 12kts
2mm
9° C
1013hpa
3.1m
12 s
16h
9kts
max 11kts
3mm
8° C
1011hpa
2.9m
12 s
19h
12kts
max 14kts
2mm
8° C
1010hpa
2.8m
12 s
22h
13kts
max 15kts
0mm
9° C
1010hpa
2.7m
12 s

Friday, Oct 26

Wind
Weather
Waves
01h
16kts
max 17kts
1mm
9° C
1009hpa
2.6m
12 s
04h
18kts
max 20kts
1mm
9° C
1008hpa
2.5m
12 s
07h
22kts
max 24kts
8° C
1010hpa
2.4m
12 s
10h
20kts
max 24kts
8° C
1012hpa
2.3m
11 s
13h
24kts
max 27kts
1mm
8° C
1012hpa
2.4m
11 s
16h
33kts
max 36kts
1mm
7° C
1013hpa
2.5m
10 s
19h
28kts
max 31kts
1mm
6° C
1014hpa
2.8m
10 s
22h
23kts
max 25kts
6° C
1014hpa
3.0m
9 s

Saturday, Oct 27

Wind
Weather
Waves
01h
13kts
max 15kts
6° C
1011hpa
3.0m
9 s
04h
20kts
max 23kts
7° C
1012hpa
3.2m
9 s
07h
38kts
max 43kts
2mm
7° C
1015hpa
3.5m
10 s
10h
32kts
max 36kts
1mm
7° C
1020hpa
3.6m
10 s
13h
31kts
max 36kts
8° C
1021hpa
3.6m
11 s
16h
32kts
max 38kts
4mm
8° C
1022hpa
3.6m
11 s
19h
30kts
max 33kts
1mm
8° C
1025hpa
3.5m
11 s
22h
28kts
max 30kts
1mm
6° C
1027hpa
3.4m
11 s

Sunday, Oct 28

Wind
Weather
Waves
01h
25kts
max 28kts
6° C
1027hpa
3.2m
11 s
03h
25kts
max 28kts
1mm
6° C
1025hpa
3.0m
11 s
06h
26kts
max 29kts
0mm
6° C
1026hpa
2.9m
11 s
09h
23kts
max 26kts
6° C
1026hpa
2.8m
10 s
12h
21kts
max 23kts
6° C
1026hpa
2.6m
10 s
15h
18kts
max 19kts
6° C
1026hpa
2.4m
10 s
18h
16kts
max 17kts
7° C
1027hpa
2.3m
10 s
21h
14kts
max 15kts
7° C
1027hpa
2.2m
10 s

Monday, Oct 29

Wind
Weather
Waves
00h
9kts
max 9kts
7° C
1026hpa
2.2m
10 s
03h
6kts
max 6kts
7° C
1026hpa
2.2m
9 s
06h
6kts
max 7kts
7° C
1025hpa
2.1m
9 s
09h
10kts
max 10kts
7° C
1024hpa
2.1m
9 s
12h
13kts
max 14kts
7° C
1022hpa
2.0m
10 s
15h
14kts
max 15kts
7° C
1020hpa
2.0m
10 s
18h
16kts
max 17kts
7° C
1020hpa
1.9m
10 s
21h
16kts
max 18kts
7° C
1018hpa
1.9m
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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