Wind, waves & weather forecast Kirkwall Airport

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Report from local weather station at 8:20 local time.
  • 8:46
  • 15:56
  •  (UTC +0)
  • 21 m
Last update:
04:42 local time
This forecast is based on the GFS model
Tuesday, Jan 17
00
h
11 kts
max 16kts
1mm
9°C
1022hpa
1.6m
12s
03
h
11 kts
max 15kts
9°C
1022hpa
1.6m
12s
06
h
13 kts
max 20kts
0mm
10°C
1022hpa
1.6m
14s
09
h
15 kts
max 25kts
10°C
1024hpa
1.7m
14s
12
h
16 kts
max 25kts
10°C
1025hpa
1.7m
13s
15
h
10 kts
max 16kts
9°C
1025hpa
1.7m
14s
18
h
13 kts
max 20kts
9°C
1025hpa
1.6m
14s
21
h
15 kts
max 27kts
9°C
1025hpa
1.7m
13s
Wednesday, Jan 18
00
h
17 kts
max 28kts
9°C
1025hpa
1.8m
13s
03
h
19 kts
max 32kts
9°C
1024hpa
2.1m
12s
06
h
19 kts
max 35kts
9°C
1024hpa
2.5m
12s
09
h
22 kts
max 37kts
9°C
1025hpa
2.8m
12s
12
h
24 kts
max 39kts
9°C
1026hpa
2.9m
13s
15
h
23 kts
max 38kts
9°C
1026hpa
2.9m
13s
18
h
24 kts
max 37kts
9°C
1026hpa
2.7m
13s
21
h
23 kts
max 37kts
9°C
1026hpa
2.6m
12s
Thursday, Jan 19
00
h
23 kts
max 37kts
9°C
1027hpa
2.5m
10s
03
h
19 kts
max 31kts
9°C
1027hpa
2.4m
9s
06
h
18 kts
max 30kts
9°C
1027hpa
2.2m
9s
09
h
17 kts
max 30kts
9°C
1027hpa
2.1m
9s
12
h
20 kts
max 34kts
9°C
1027hpa
2.1m
9s
15
h
21 kts
max 33kts
9°C
1026hpa
2.2m
8s
18
h
20 kts
max 31kts
9°C
1026hpa
2.3m
8s
21
h
21 kts
max 32kts
9°C
1026hpa
2.3m
9s
Friday, Jan 20
00
h
22 kts
max 33kts
9°C
1026hpa
2.3m
9s
03
h
20 kts
max 30kts
9°C
1026hpa
2.2m
9s
06
h
19 kts
max 29kts
8°C
1026hpa
2.0m
9s
09
h
16 kts
max 25kts
9°C
1027hpa
1.9m
10s
12
h
15 kts
max 23kts
9°C
1027hpa
1.8m
11s
15
h
13 kts
max 21kts
9°C
1027hpa
1.6m
16s
18
h
11 kts
max 17kts
8°C
1027hpa
1.5m
15s
21
h
10 kts
max 14kts
8°C
1027hpa
1.4m
15s
Saturday, Jan 21
00
h
8 kts
max 10kts
8°C
1027hpa
1.3m
14s
03
h
9 kts
max 11kts
7°C
1025hpa
1.2m
14s
06
h
9 kts
max 10kts
7°C
1024hpa
1.2m
13s
09
h
11 kts
max 13kts
7°C
1023hpa
1.1m
13s
12
h
13 kts
max 17kts
7°C
1022hpa
1.1m
14s
15
h
15 kts
max 19kts
7°C
1021hpa
1.2m
14s
18
h
14 kts
max 18kts
7°C
1020hpa
1.2m
14s
21
h
12 kts
max 15kts
7°C
1019hpa
1.3m
14s
Sunday, Jan 22
00
h
14 kts
max 17kts
7°C
1019hpa
1.6m
12s
03
h
17 kts
max 21kts
7°C
1018hpa
1.3m
14s
06
h
17 kts
max 22kts
7°C
1017hpa
1.4m
13s
09
h
18 kts
max 25kts
7°C
1017hpa
1.5m
13s
12
h
17 kts
max 21kts
7°C
1017hpa
1.5m
12s
15
h
16 kts
max 21kts
8°C
1016hpa
1.6m
13s
18
h
16 kts
max 20kts
7°C
1017hpa
1.6m
13s
21
h
16 kts
max 20kts
7°C
1016hpa
1.6m
12s
Monday, Jan 23
00
h
16 kts
max 20kts
7°C
1015hpa
1.7m
11s
03
h
19 kts
max 24kts
7°C
1013hpa
1.7m
11s
06
h
22 kts
max 28kts
0mm
7°C
1010hpa
1.8m
11s
09
h
26 kts
max 31kts
3mm
6°C
1008hpa
1.8m
11s
12
h
28 kts
max 37kts
7mm
7°C
1004hpa
1.8m
10s
15
h
27 kts
max 41kts
9°C
1001hpa
1.8m
10s
18
h
24 kts
max 35kts
1mm
9°C
1000hpa
1.7m
10s
21
h
24 kts
max 38kts
0mm
9°C
1000hpa
1.7m
10s
Tuesday, Jan 24
00
h
30 kts
max 43kts
1mm
8°C
1000hpa
1.8m
9s
03
h
33 kts
max 45kts
8°C
1001hpa
1.8m
9s
06
h
34 kts
max 44kts
8°C
1003hpa
1.9m
10s
09
h
27 kts
max 37kts
8°C
1005hpa
2.1m
9s
12
h
25 kts
max 33kts
8°C
1007hpa
2.1m
9s
15
h
19 kts
max 25kts
8°C
1007hpa
2.1m
9s
18
h
12 kts
max 15kts
2mm
7°C
1007hpa
2.1m
9s
21
h
18 kts
max 27kts
5mm
8°C
1004hpa
2.3m
10s
Wednesday, Jan 25
00
h
20 kts
max 35kts
5mm
10°C
1004hpa
2.5m
10s
03
h
15 kts
max 24kts
0mm
10°C
1005hpa
2.5m
11s
06
h
14 kts
max 20kts
4mm
10°C
1004hpa
2.5m
11s
09
h
15 kts
max 24kts
3mm
10°C
1003hpa
2.5m
12s
12
h
18 kts
max 30kts
5mm
10°C
1001hpa
2.4m
12s
15
h
18 kts
max 31kts
10°C
999hpa
2.4m
12s
18
h
20 kts
max 34kts
10°C
999hpa
2.4m
12s
21
h
18 kts
max 34kts
9°C
999hpa
2.5m
12s
Thursday, Jan 26
00
h
19 kts
max 37kts
9°C
999hpa
2.6m
13s
03
h
23 kts
max 34kts
8°C
1000hpa
2.7m
13s
06
h
21 kts
max 34kts
8°C
998hpa
2.8m
13s
09
h
24 kts
max 38kts
8°C
997hpa
3.0m
12s
12
h
26 kts
max 39kts
1mm
8°C
995hpa
3.1m
12s
15
h
26 kts
max 38kts
3mm
8°C
994hpa
3.2m
12s
18
h
33 kts
max 47kts
4mm
8°C
993hpa
3.1m
12s
21
h
33 kts
max 46kts
8°C
993hpa
3.1m
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 5:00 AM, 11:00 AM, 5:00 PM and 11:00 PM Greenwich Mean 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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