Wind, waves & weather forecast Kirkwall Airport

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Report from local weather station at 17:50 local time.
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  • 15:18
  •  (UTC +0)
  • 21 m
Last update: 16:37 local time
Thursday, Dec 08
00
h
31 kts
max 44kts
12°C
1003hpa
2.9m
8s
03
h
26 kts
max 38kts
12°C
1006hpa
2.8m
8s
06
h
21 kts
max 32kts
11°C
1007hpa
2.4m
8s
09
h
18 kts
max 28kts
11°C
1010hpa
2.1m
8s
12
h
18 kts
max 27kts
11°C
1010hpa
1.9m
8s
15
h
20 kts
max 28kts
11°C
1011hpa
1.9m
7s
18
h
21 kts
max 29kts
11°C
1012hpa
1.9m
7s
21
h
19 kts
max 27kts
11°C
1013hpa
1.8m
7s
Friday, Dec 09
00
h
16 kts
max 24kts
11°C
1013hpa
1.7m
7s
03
h
11 kts
max 13kts
10°C
1012hpa
1.5m
11s
06
h
15 kts
max 21kts
10°C
1010hpa
1.4m
11s
09
h
18 kts
max 24kts
1mm
10°C
1007hpa
1.4m
11s
12
h
15 kts
max 25kts
3mm
11°C
1006hpa
1.3m
9s
15
h
16 kts
max 23kts
12°C
1005hpa
1.3m
9s
18
h
18 kts
max 26kts
11°C
1004hpa
1.4m
8s
21
h
21 kts
max 31kts
11°C
1003hpa
1.6m
8s
Saturday, Dec 10
00
h
21 kts
max 30kts
11°C
1003hpa
1.8m
10s
03
h
25 kts
max 35kts
10°C
1002hpa
2.3m
16s
06
h
26 kts
max 35kts
1mm
10°C
1001hpa
2.7m
17s
09
h
25 kts
max 34kts
10°C
1001hpa
2.9m
17s
12
h
25 kts
max 34kts
10°C
1001hpa
3.0m
16s
15
h
26 kts
max 35kts
10°C
1000hpa
3.1m
16s
18
h
28 kts
max 37kts
10°C
998hpa
3.2m
15s
21
h
30 kts
max 39kts
2mm
10°C
996hpa
3.3m
13s
Sunday, Dec 11
00
h
31 kts
max 40kts
3mm
10°C
995hpa
3.4m
13s
03
h
34 kts
max 43kts
5mm
11°C
993hpa
3.5m
12s
06
h
28 kts
max 35kts
7mm
11°C
993hpa
3.6m
12s
09
h
23 kts
max 28kts
2mm
10°C
999hpa
3.2m
12s
12
h
21 kts
max 25kts
2mm
10°C
1005hpa
2.7m
13s
15
h
18 kts
max 22kts
10°C
1007hpa
2.3m
12s
18
h
13 kts
max 16kts
10°C
1010hpa
2.0m
12s
21
h
11 kts
max 14kts
10°C
1011hpa
1.7m
11s
Monday, Dec 12
00
h
11 kts
max 14kts
10°C
1012hpa
1.5m
11s
03
h
6 kts
max 7kts
10°C
1012hpa
1.4m
11s
06
h
12 kts
max 15kts
2mm
9°C
1011hpa
1.3m
10s
09
h
10 kts
max 11kts
10°C
1010hpa
1.3m
10s
12
h
14 kts
max 17kts
10°C
1009hpa
1.3m
11s
15
h
17 kts
max 21kts
9°C
1007hpa
1.5m
13s
18
h
14 kts
max 18kts
2mm
10°C
1007hpa
1.7m
14s
21
h
19 kts
max 23kts
9°C
1010hpa
1.8m
14s
Tuesday, Dec 13
00
h
15 kts
max 17kts
9°C
1011hpa
1.9m
14s
03
h
13 kts
max 15kts
9°C
1012hpa
1.8m
14s
06
h
12 kts
max 13kts
8°C
1012hpa
1.8m
14s
09
h
10 kts
max 11kts
8°C
1014hpa
1.8m
14s
12
h
4 kts
max 4kts
8°C
1014hpa
1.8m
14s
15
h
7 kts
max 8kts
8°C
1013hpa
1.8m
13s
18
h
12 kts
max 14kts
8°C
1014hpa
1.8m
13s
21
h
15 kts
max 18kts
8°C
1014hpa
1.8m
12s
Wednesday, Dec 14
00
h
20 kts
max 24kts
9°C
1014hpa
1.8m
12s
03
h
24 kts
max 28kts
9°C
1013hpa
1.9m
12s
06
h
26 kts
max 31kts
10°C
1014hpa
2.1m
15s
09
h
30 kts
max 38kts
0mm
10°C
1014hpa
2.2m
15s
12
h
28 kts
max 36kts
1mm
10°C
1015hpa
2.2m
17s
15
h
20 kts
max 27kts
0mm
11°C
1016hpa
2.2m
16s
18
h
13 kts
max 17kts
1mm
10°C
1016hpa
2.1m
17s
21
h
7 kts
max 10kts
10°C
1017hpa
2.1m
15s
Thursday, Dec 15
00
h
10 kts
max 13kts
10°C
1016hpa
2.2m
15s
03
h
14 kts
max 20kts
10°C
1015hpa
2.2m
15s
06
h
14 kts
max 18kts
10°C
1015hpa
2.2m
14s
09
h
14 kts
max 19kts
10°C
1017hpa
2.2m
14s
12
h
14 kts
max 20kts
10°C
1016hpa
2.2m
13s
15
h
18 kts
max 25kts
11°C
1015hpa
2.2m
13s
18
h
22 kts
max 32kts
11°C
1015hpa
2.1m
13s
21
h
23 kts
max 33kts
11°C
1015hpa
2.1m
13s
Friday, Dec 16
00
h
23 kts
max 33kts
11°C
1014hpa
2.1m
14s
03
h
25 kts
max 36kts
11°C
1014hpa
2.2m
14s
06
h
24 kts
max 34kts
10°C
1014hpa
2.2m
14s
09
h
24 kts
max 34kts
10°C
1015hpa
2.3m
15s
12
h
22 kts
max 32kts
11°C
1016hpa
2.3m
14s
15
h
21 kts
max 31kts
11°C
1017hpa
2.3m
14s
18
h
20 kts
max 28kts
11°C
1018hpa
2.2m
13s
21
h
13 kts
max 16kts
1mm
10°C
1020hpa
2.2m
13s
Saturday, Dec 17
00
h
14 kts
max 19kts
3mm
10°C
1022hpa
2.3m
13s
03
h
16 kts
max 21kts
10°C
1024hpa
2.3m
14s
06
h
15 kts
max 19kts
10°C
1026hpa
2.3m
14s
09
h
12 kts
max 15kts
10°C
1028hpa
2.3m
14s
12
h
11 kts
max 13kts
9°C
1029hpa
2.2m
13s
15
h
11 kts
max 14kts
9°C
1030hpa
2.2m
14s
18
h
11 kts
max 14kts
9°C
1030hpa
2.1m
14s
21
h
13 kts
max 16kts
9°C
1030hpa
2.0m
13s

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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