Wind, waves & weather forecast Kirkwall Airport

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Report from local weather station at 20:20 local time.
Last update:
17:39 local time
This forecast is based on the GFS model

Wednesday, May 24

Wind
Weather
Waves
01
h
4 kts
max 5kts
1 mm
11°C
1015hpa
0.7m
5s
04
h
6 kts
max 8kts
11°C
1015hpa
0.6m
5s
07
h
11 kts
max 16kts
11°C
1016hpa
0.6m
5s
10
h
12 kts
max 17kts
12°C
1017hpa
0.6m
6s
13
h
7 kts
max 9kts
12°C
1018hpa
0.5m
8s
16
h
8 kts
max 12kts
1 mm
12°C
1018hpa
0.6m
8s
19
h
14 kts
max 21kts
14°C
1018hpa
0.8m
5s
22
h
15 kts
max 24kts
13°C
1018hpa
1.0m
5s

Thursday, May 25

01
h
14 kts
max 24kts
12°C
1019hpa
1.1m
6s
04
h
13 kts
max 22kts
12°C
1018hpa
1.2m
6s
07
h
12 kts
max 19kts
12°C
1020hpa
1.1m
6s
10
h
10 kts
max 15kts
12°C
1021hpa
1.0m
6s
13
h
7 kts
max 9kts
13°C
1021hpa
0.9m
7s
16
h
8 kts
max 10kts
14°C
1020hpa
0.8m
8s
19
h
11 kts
max 13kts
13°C
1019hpa
0.8m
9s
22
h
10 kts
max 11kts
13°C
1019hpa
0.8m
10s

Friday, May 26

Wind
Weather
Waves
01
h
11 kts
max 13kts
12°C
1019hpa
0.9m
10s
04
h
10 kts
max 11kts
12°C
1018hpa
0.9m
10s
07
h
10 kts
max 11kts
13°C
1017hpa
0.8m
10s
10
h
11 kts
max 12kts
14°C
1017hpa
0.8m
10s
13
h
12 kts
max 15kts
14°C
1016hpa
0.8m
9s
16
h
14 kts
max 19kts
15°C
1015hpa
0.8m
6s
19
h
15 kts
max 20kts
14°C
1014hpa
1.0m
4s
22
h
14 kts
max 20kts
13°C
1014hpa
1.1m
5s

Saturday, May 27

01
h
14 kts
max 16kts
14°C
1014hpa
1.1m
5s
04
h
12 kts
max 14kts
14°C
1014hpa
1.0m
5s
07
h
12 kts
max 13kts
14°C
1013hpa
1.0m
5s
10
h
12 kts
max 14kts
14°C
1014hpa
1.0m
5s
13
h
14 kts
max 18kts
14°C
1013hpa
1.0m
5s
16
h
19 kts
max 28kts
14°C
1012hpa
1.1m
5s
19
h
20 kts
max 29kts
13°C
1011hpa
1.3m
6s
22
h
18 kts
max 29kts
12°C
1009hpa
1.4m
6s

Sunday, May 28

Wind
Weather
Waves
01
h
21 kts
max 30kts
12°C
1007hpa
1.4m
6s
04
h
14 kts
max 20kts
1 mm
12°C
1004hpa
1.4m
6s
07
h
16 kts
max 25kts
1 mm
13°C
1003hpa
1.3m
6s
10
h
11 kts
max 16kts
12°C
1003hpa
1.2m
6s
13
h
2 kts
max 3kts
13°C
1004hpa
1.2m
6s
16
h
5 kts
max 6kts
14°C
1005hpa
1.3m
6s
19
h
17 kts
max 25kts
12°C
1006hpa
1.4m
6s
22
h
21 kts
max 28kts
11°C
1008hpa
1.5m
6s

Monday, May 29

01
h
21 kts
max 28kts
11°C
1009hpa
1.4m
6s
04
h
20 kts
max 27kts
11°C
1010hpa
1.4m
6s
07
h
16 kts
max 21kts
0 mm
11°C
1010hpa
1.4m
6s
10
h
17 kts
max 22kts
11°C
1012hpa
1.3m
6s
13
h
14 kts
max 18kts
11°C
1012hpa
0.8m
6s
16
h
12 kts
max 15kts
12°C
1012hpa
1.2m
6s
19
h
9 kts
max 11kts
11°C
1011hpa
1.1m
6s
22
h
6 kts
max 6kts
10°C
1011hpa
1.1m
6s

Tuesday, May 30

Wind
Weather
Waves
01
h
5 kts
max 6kts
10°C
1009hpa
1.0m
6s
04
h
2 kts
max 2kts
10°C
1008hpa
0.9m
6s
07
h
3 kts
max 4kts
10°C
1007hpa
0.9m
6s
10
h
9 kts
max 10kts
11°C
1007hpa
0.9m
6s
13
h
9 kts
max 10kts
12°C
1006hpa
0.9m
6s
16
h
11 kts
max 14kts
11°C
1006hpa
0.9m
6s
19
h
9 kts
max 11kts
2 mm
11°C
1006hpa
0.9m
6s
22
h
8 kts
max 11kts
11°C
1006hpa
0.9m
7s

Wednesday, May 31

01
h
9 kts
max 13kts
1 mm
11°C
1007hpa
0.9m
10s
04
h
17 kts
max 23kts
1 mm
11°C
1008hpa
1.0m
12s
07
h
16 kts
max 20kts
1 mm
11°C
1010hpa
1.1m
13s
10
h
13 kts
max 18kts
12°C
1013hpa
1.2m
12s
13
h
11 kts
max 13kts
13°C
1015hpa
1.2m
12s
16
h
6 kts
max 7kts
13°C
1016hpa
1.2m
11s
19
h
3 kts
max 4kts
12°C
1017hpa
1.2m
11s
22
h
6 kts
max 7kts
12°C
1018hpa
1.1m
11s

Thursday, Jun 01

Wind
Weather
Waves
01
h
6 kts
max 6kts
12°C
1017hpa
1.1m
11s
04
h
10 kts
max 12kts
11°C
1015hpa
1.2m
10s
07
h
15 kts
max 22kts
12°C
1014hpa
1.3m
11s
10
h
19 kts
max 27kts
1 mm
11°C
1012hpa
1.3m
10s
13
h
28 kts
max 37kts
2 mm
11°C
1009hpa
1.3m
11s
16
h
29 kts
max 39kts
3 mm
11°C
1005hpa
1.2m
11s
19
h
24 kts
max 34kts
4 mm
12°C
1001hpa
1.2m
11s
22
h
27 kts
max 36kts
2 mm
11°C
1004hpa
1.1m
10s

Friday, Jun 02

01
h
23 kts
max 29kts
2 mm
11°C
1006hpa
1.1m
10s
04
h
22 kts
max 27kts
11°C
1007hpa
1.1m
10s
07
h
20 kts
max 25kts
11°C
1009hpa
1.1m
10s
10
h
14 kts
max 22kts
12°C
1010hpa
1.1m
10s
13
h
13 kts
max 18kts
1 mm
13°C
1010hpa
1.1m
10s
16
h
12 kts
max 17kts
1 mm
13°C
1009hpa
1.1m
10s
19
h
16 kts
max 20kts
1 mm
13°C
1008hpa
1.1m
9s
22
h
17 kts
max 24kts
12°C
1007hpa
1.1m
9s

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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