Wind, waves & weather forecast
Kirkwall Airport

Maps
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Report from local weather station at 4:00 AM local time.
  • 6:02
  • 20:21
  •  (UTC +1)
  • 21 m
Last update: 23:40 local time
Monday, Aug 29
01
h
7 kts
max 8kts
13°C
1014hpa
0.4m
9s
04
h
11 kts
max 13kts
12°C
1014hpa
0.5m
8s
07
h
11 kts
max 14kts
12°C
1014hpa
0.6m
8s
10
h
11 kts
max 13kts
13°C
1015hpa
0.6m
8s
13
h
9 kts
max 12kts
14°C
1015hpa
0.6m
8s
16
h
8 kts
max 11kts
14°C
1014hpa
0.6m
8s
19
h
17 kts
max 23kts
1mm
14°C
1011hpa
0.7m
7s
22
h
19 kts
max 29kts
2mm
14°C
1010hpa
1.0m
4s
Tuesday, Aug 30
01
h
18 kts
max 28kts
3mm
14°C
1009hpa
1.3m
5s
04
h
20 kts
max 36kts
2mm
15°C
1009hpa
1.8m
6s
07
h
21 kts
max 35kts
2mm
14°C
1010hpa
2.0m
7s
10
h
19 kts
max 31kts
15°C
1011hpa
1.9m
8s
13
h
13 kts
max 18kts
16°C
1011hpa
1.7m
8s
16
h
12 kts
max 15kts
17°C
1010hpa
1.5m
8s
19
h
13 kts
max 18kts
17°C
1009hpa
1.4m
8s
22
h
18 kts
max 28kts
16°C
1007hpa
1.4m
9s
Wednesday, Aug 31
01
h
18 kts
max 29kts
1mm
15°C
1005hpa
1.6m
9s
04
h
18 kts
max 27kts
1mm
15°C
1003hpa
1.7m
8s
07
h
13 kts
max 23kts
1mm
14°C
1002hpa
1.6m
10s
10
h
18 kts
max 28kts
14°C
1002hpa
1.6m
8s
13
h
21 kts
max 30kts
15°C
1001hpa
1.7m
6s
16
h
24 kts
max 34kts
2mm
15°C
1000hpa
1.9m
6s
19
h
24 kts
max 35kts
3mm
14°C
1001hpa
2.2m
7s
22
h
22 kts
max 30kts
1mm
14°C
1004hpa
2.3m
8s
Thursday, Sep 01
01
h
21 kts
max 29kts
1mm
14°C
1005hpa
2.2m
8s
04
h
21 kts
max 29kts
1mm
14°C
1006hpa
2.1m
8s
07
h
20 kts
max 26kts
1mm
14°C
1007hpa
2.0m
7s
10
h
20 kts
max 25kts
14°C
1009hpa
1.9m
7s
13
h
22 kts
max 27kts
13°C
1011hpa
1.8m
8s
16
h
18 kts
max 24kts
14°C
1012hpa
1.6m
9s
19
h
12 kts
max 18kts
13°C
1013hpa
1.4m
11s
22
h
7 kts
max 9kts
13°C
1013hpa
1.3m
11s
Friday, Sep 02
01
h
13 kts
max 16kts
13°C
1012hpa
1.2m
10s
04
h
17 kts
max 22kts
13°C
1010hpa
1.2m
10s
07
h
16 kts
max 20kts
0mm
13°C
1008hpa
1.3m
8s
10
h
19 kts
max 25kts
14°C
1007hpa
1.4m
7s
13
h
19 kts
max 26kts
1mm
14°C
1005hpa
1.5m
6s
16
h
17 kts
max 23kts
15°C
1004hpa
1.4m
7s
19
h
11 kts
max 14kts
1mm
14°C
1003hpa
1.4m
7s
22
h
3 kts
max 3kts
14°C
1003hpa
1.3m
7s
Saturday, Sep 03
01
h
3 kts
max 3kts
14°C
1002hpa
1.3m
7s
04
h
5 kts
max 5kts
14°C
1000hpa
1.2m
8s
07
h
2 kts
max 3kts
13°C
1000hpa
1.1m
10s
10
h
4 kts
max 4kts
14°C
1001hpa
1.2m
12s
13
h
7 kts
max 8kts
1mm
14°C
1002hpa
1.2m
13s
16
h
11 kts
max 14kts
14°C
1003hpa
1.2m
13s
19
h
11 kts
max 15kts
14°C
1004hpa
1.2m
12s
22
h
11 kts
max 16kts
13°C
1007hpa
1.2m
12s
Sunday, Sep 04
01
h
12 kts
max 15kts
13°C
1009hpa
1.1m
12s
04
h
11 kts
max 13kts
13°C
1010hpa
1.1m
12s
07
h
11 kts
max 13kts
13°C
1012hpa
1.1m
11s
10
h
11 kts
max 12kts
13°C
1014hpa
1.1m
12s
13
h
9 kts
max 9kts
13°C
1015hpa
1.1m
11s
16
h
9 kts
max 9kts
13°C
1016hpa
1.1m
11s
19
h
11 kts
max 13kts
13°C
1016hpa
1.0m
11s
22
h
13 kts
max 17kts
13°C
1017hpa
1.0m
11s
Monday, Sep 05
01
h
16 kts
max 22kts
13°C
1017hpa
1.0m
10s
04
h
16 kts
max 22kts
14°C
1016hpa
1.0m
10s
07
h
17 kts
max 25kts
14°C
1016hpa
1.1m
9s
10
h
17 kts
max 23kts
14°C
1017hpa
1.2m
10s
13
h
20 kts
max 28kts
15°C
1016hpa
1.3m
10s
16
h
22 kts
max 33kts
16°C
1015hpa
1.4m
10s
19
h
22 kts
max 33kts
16°C
1015hpa
1.4m
10s
22
h
22 kts
max 33kts
15°C
1016hpa
1.5m
11s
Tuesday, Sep 06
01
h
20 kts
max 31kts
15°C
1015hpa
1.6m
11s
04
h
19 kts
max 29kts
14°C
1015hpa
1.8m
11s
07
h
19 kts
max 29kts
14°C
1014hpa
1.8m
12s
10
h
19 kts
max 28kts
15°C
1014hpa
1.9m
12s
13
h
20 kts
max 29kts
15°C
1013hpa
1.8m
13s
16
h
18 kts
max 26kts
15°C
1012hpa
1.8m
13s
19
h
16 kts
max 23kts
15°C
1011hpa
1.8m
13s
22
h
16 kts
max 25kts
15°C
1012hpa
1.8m
13s
Wednesday, Sep 07
01
h
16 kts
max 19kts
13°C
1012hpa
1.8m
12s
04
h
13 kts
max 16kts
1mm
12°C
1014hpa
1.8m
12s
07
h
8 kts
max 10kts
1mm
12°C
1015hpa
1.8m
12s
10
h
4 kts
max 4kts
13°C
1015hpa
1.8m
12s
13
h
10 kts
max 10kts
13°C
1015hpa
1.8m
11s
16
h
13 kts
max 16kts
13°C
1015hpa
1.7m
11s
19
h
12 kts
max 16kts
13°C
1014hpa
1.7m
11s

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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