7 Day Forecast For Orkney Islands

Our 7 day weather forecast for Orkney Islands updated throughout the day, making it ideal for planning leisure activities, travel and events. Read more about our weather forecasts.

Saturday 19th September 2020

On Saturday 19th September 2020 the sun will rise at 06:50 and will set at 19:19. It will be a mild day, with temperatures reaching around 18.1°C. Today is expected to be a dry day, with a very low chance of rain. There will be a gentle breeze in the air today, with a maximum expected wind speed of 16mph.

12am
Overcast skies
Overcast skies
15°C (59°F)
Wind 8mph
Gusting to 11mph
Rain: 0mm
Pressure: 1028mb
Humidity: 93%
Visibility: 6.2mi
3am
Overcast skies
Overcast skies
14°C (57°F)
Wind 7mph
Gusting to 11mph
Rain: 0mm
Pressure: 1027mb
Humidity: 92%
Visibility: 6.2mi
6am
Overcast skies
Overcast skies
13°C (56°F)
Wind 9mph
Gusting to 16mph
Rain: 0mm
Pressure: 1027mb
Humidity: 88%
Visibility: 6.2mi
9am
Overcast skies
Overcast skies
15°C (59°F)
Wind 7mph
Gusting to 10mph
Rain: 0mm
Pressure: 1027mb
Humidity: 80%
Visibility: 6.2mi
12pm
Partly cloudy skies
Partly cloudy skies
18°C (64°F)
Wind 7mph
Gusting to 8mph
Rain: 0mm
Pressure: 1026mb
Humidity: 79%
Visibility: 6.2mi
3pm
Sunny skies
Sunny skies
18°C (65°F)
Wind 8mph
Gusting to 10mph
Rain: 0mm
Pressure: 1025mb
Humidity: 84%
Visibility: 6.2mi
6pm
Sunny skies
Sunny skies
17°C (63°F)
Wind 9mph
Gusting to 10mph
Rain: 0mm
Pressure: 1025mb
Humidity: 76%
Visibility: 6.2mi
9pm
Clear skies
Clear skies
16°C (60°F)
Wind 5mph
Gusting to 8mph
Rain: 0mm
Pressure: 1025mb
Humidity: 82%
Visibility: 6.2mi
Sunday 20th September 2020

On Sunday 20th September 2020 the sun will rise at 06:53 and will set at 19:16. It will be a mild day, with temperatures reaching around 19.4°C. Today is expected to be a dry day, with a very low chance of rain. It will be quite a breezy day, with a maximum expected wind speed of 19mph.

12am
Clear skies
Clear skies
15°C (59°F)
Wind 3mph
Gusting to 4mph
Rain: 0mm
Pressure: 1024mb
Humidity: 92%
Visibility: 6.2mi
3am
Partly cloudy skies
Partly cloudy skies
14°C (57°F)
Wind 10mph
Gusting to 15mph
Rain: 0mm
Pressure: 1023mb
Humidity: 92%
Visibility: 6.2mi
6am
Overcast skies
Overcast skies
13°C (56°F)
Wind 11mph
Gusting to 19mph
Rain: 0mm
Pressure: 1023mb
Humidity: 93%
Visibility: 6.2mi
9am
Cloudy skies
Cloudy skies
16°C (60°F)
Wind 11mph
Gusting to 13mph
Rain: 0mm
Pressure: 1023mb
Humidity: 92%
Visibility: 6.2mi
12pm
Cloudy skies
Cloudy skies
18°C (65°F)
Wind 10mph
Gusting to 12mph
Rain: 0mm
Pressure: 1022mb
Humidity: 88%
Visibility: 6.2mi
3pm
Partly cloudy skies
Partly cloudy skies
19°C (67°F)
Wind 8mph
Gusting to 9mph
Rain: 0mm
Pressure: 1021mb
Humidity: 88%
Visibility: 6.2mi
6pm
Cloudy skies
Cloudy skies
18°C (64°F)
Wind 11mph
Gusting to 13mph
Rain: 0mm
Pressure: 1020mb
Humidity: 90%
Visibility: 6.2mi
9pm
Partly cloudy skies
Partly cloudy skies
16°C (61°F)
Wind 15mph
Gusting to 17mph
Rain: 0mm
Pressure: 1018mb
Humidity: 92%
Visibility: 6.2mi
Monday 21st September 2020

On Monday 21st September 2020 the sun will rise at 06:55 and will set at 19:13. It will be a mild day, with temperatures reaching around 15.8°C. A few showers are expected, 3mm of rainfall is possible today. Some quite strong winds are possible today, with a maximum expected wind speed of 39mph.

12am
Clear skies
Clear skies
12°C (53°F)
Wind 13mph
Gusting to 28mph
Rain: 0mm
Pressure: 1015mb
Humidity: 89%
Visibility: 6.2mi
3am
Clear skies
Clear skies
11°C (51°F)
Wind 13mph
Gusting to 26mph
Rain: 0mm
Pressure: 1012mb
Humidity: 89%
Visibility: 6.2mi
6am
Sunny skies
Sunny skies
10°C (50°F)
Wind 15mph
Gusting to 32mph
Rain: 0mm
Pressure: 1010mb
Humidity: 83%
Visibility: 6.2mi
9am
Partly cloudy skies
Partly cloudy skies
12°C (54°F)
Wind 21mph
Gusting to 39mph
Rain: 0mm
Pressure: 1009mb
Humidity: 80%
Visibility: 6.2mi
12pm
Cloudy skies
Cloudy skies
15°C (58°F)
Wind 16mph
Gusting to 21mph
Rain: 0mm
Pressure: 1008mb
Humidity: 80%
Visibility: 6.2mi
3pm
Light drizzle
Light drizzle
16°C (60°F)
Wind 27mph
Gusting to 31mph
Rain: 0mm
Pressure: 1007mb
Humidity: 83%
Visibility: 1.2mi
6pm
Light rain
Light rain
15°C (58°F)
Wind 11mph
Gusting to 13mph
Rain: 2mm
Pressure: 1007mb
Humidity: 92%
Visibility: 5.6mi
9pm
Light rain
Light rain
13°C (55°F)
Wind 13mph
Gusting to 15mph
Rain: 1mm
Pressure: 1006mb
Humidity: 79%
Visibility: 5.6mi
Tuesday 22nd September 2020

On Tuesday 22nd September 2020 the sun will rise at 06:57 and will set at 19:10. It will be a mild day, with temperatures reaching around 11.7°C. Heavy rainfall which could cause localised flooding is expected at times. Watch out for severe weather warnings, 28mm of rainfall is possible today. Some quite strong winds are possible today, with a maximum expected wind speed of 32mph.

12am
Moderate rain
Moderate rain
9°C (49°F)
Wind 7mph
Gusting to 11mph
Rain: 3mm
Pressure: 1004mb
Humidity: 89%
Visibility: 4.3mi
3am
Heavy rain
Heavy rain
9°C (48°F)
Wind 13mph
Gusting to 17mph
Rain: 8mm
Pressure: 1001mb
Humidity: 88%
Visibility: 3.1mi
6am
Moderate rain
Moderate rain
8°C (47°F)
Wind 18mph
Gusting to 27mph
Rain: 6mm
Pressure: 998mb
Humidity: 91%
Visibility: 4.3mi
9am
Moderate rain
Moderate rain
10°C (49°F)
Wind 23mph
Gusting to 26mph
Rain: 5mm
Pressure: 995mb
Humidity: 92%
Visibility: 4.3mi
12pm
Moderate rain
Moderate rain
11°C (52°F)
Wind 25mph
Gusting to 29mph
Rain: 4mm
Pressure: 993mb
Humidity: 92%
Visibility: 4.3mi
3pm
Light rain
Light rain
12°C (53°F)
Wind 28mph
Gusting to 32mph
Rain: 2mm
Pressure: 994mb
Humidity: 88%
Visibility: 5.6mi
6pm
Light rain shower
Light rain shower
11°C (52°F)
Wind 21mph
Gusting to 26mph
Rain: 0mm
Pressure: 996mb
Humidity: 76%
Visibility: 6.2mi
9pm
Partly cloudy skies
Partly cloudy skies
10°C (50°F)
Wind 15mph
Gusting to 19mph
Rain: 0mm
Pressure: 998mb
Humidity: 68%
Visibility: 6.2mi
Wednesday 23rd September 2020

On Wednesday 23rd September 2020 the sun will rise at 06:59 and will set at 19:07. It will be a mild day, with temperatures reaching around 10.9°C. A few showers are expected, 4mm of rainfall is possible today. It could be quite a gusty day today, with a maximum expected wind speed of 29mph.

12am
Clear skies
Clear skies
10°C (49°F)
Wind 9mph
Gusting to 13mph
Rain: 0mm
Pressure: 998mb
Humidity: 63%
Visibility: 6.2mi
3am
Partly cloudy skies
Partly cloudy skies
9°C (49°F)
Wind 8mph
Gusting to 12mph
Rain: 0mm
Pressure: 997mb
Humidity: 65%
Visibility: 6.2mi
6am
Overcast skies
Overcast skies
9°C (48°F)
Wind 12mph
Gusting to 17mph
Rain: 0mm
Pressure: 997mb
Humidity: 72%
Visibility: 6.2mi
9am
Light rain shower
Light rain shower
10°C (50°F)
Wind 15mph
Gusting to 21mph
Rain: 0mm
Pressure: 996mb
Humidity: 68%
Visibility: 6.2mi
12pm
Light rain shower
Light rain shower
11°C (51°F)
Wind 21mph
Gusting to 29mph
Rain: 2mm
Pressure: 994mb
Humidity: 67%
Visibility: 6.2mi
3pm
Light rain shower
Light rain shower
11°C (52°F)
Wind 18mph
Gusting to 24mph
Rain: 1mm
Pressure: 993mb
Humidity: 68%
Visibility: 6.2mi
6pm
Light rain shower
Light rain shower
11°C (51°F)
Wind 20mph
Gusting to 28mph
Rain: 1mm
Pressure: 992mb
Humidity: 66%
Visibility: 6.2mi
9pm
Patchy rain possible
Patchy rain possible
10°C (50°F)
Wind 19mph
Gusting to 26mph
Rain: 0mm
Pressure: 992mb
Humidity: 71%
Visibility: 5.6mi
Thursday 24th September 2020

On Thursday 24th September 2020 the sun will rise at 07:01 and will set at 19:04. It will be a mild day, with temperatures reaching around 8.9°C. Heavy rain which could cause deep standing water and surface flooding is possible. Watch out for local severe weather warnings, 17mm of rainfall is possible today. Moderate Gales are possible. Please watch out for local weather warnings, with a maximum expected wind speed of 77mph.

12am
Patchy rain possible
Patchy rain possible
9°C (48°F)
Wind 20mph
Gusting to 34mph
Rain: 0mm
Pressure: 991mb
Humidity: 72%
Visibility: 5.6mi
3am
Partly cloudy skies
Partly cloudy skies
9°C (48°F)
Wind 24mph
Gusting to 41mph
Rain: 0mm
Pressure: 989mb
Humidity: 74%
Visibility: 6.2mi
6am
Overcast skies
Overcast skies
9°C (48°F)
Wind 32mph
Gusting to 54mph
Rain: 0mm
Pressure: 988mb
Humidity: 75%
Visibility: 6.2mi
9am
Light rain
Light rain
9°C (48°F)
Wind 36mph
Gusting to 57mph
Rain: 0mm
Pressure: 988mb
Humidity: 78%
Visibility: 5.6mi
12pm
Light drizzle
Light drizzle
9°C (48°F)
Wind 39mph
Gusting to 68mph
Rain: 0mm
Pressure: 987mb
Humidity: 74%
Visibility: 1.2mi
3pm
Light rain
Light rain
9°C (47°F)
Wind 45mph
Gusting to 74mph
Rain: 0mm
Pressure: 985mb
Humidity: 74%
Visibility: 5.6mi
6pm
Moderate rain
Moderate rain
9°C (48°F)
Wind 47mph
Gusting to 77mph
Rain: 3mm
Pressure: 984mb
Humidity: 76%
Visibility: 4.3mi
9pm
Heavy rain
Heavy rain
9°C (48°F)
Wind 48mph
Gusting to 71mph
Rain: 14mm
Pressure: 985mb
Humidity: 87%
Visibility: 3.1mi
Friday 25th September 2020

On Friday 25th September 2020 the sun will rise at 07:04 and will set at 19:01. It will be a mild day, with temperatures reaching around 7.6°C. A light shower is possible, 1mm of rainfall is possible today. Moderate Gales are possible. Please watch out for local weather warnings, with a maximum expected wind speed of 65mph.

12am
Light rain shower
Light rain shower
8°C (46°F)
Wind 36mph
Gusting to 65mph
Rain: 1mm
Pressure: 985mb
Humidity: 85%
Visibility: 6.2mi

About Our Weather Forecast For Orkney Islands

Our weather forecast for Orkney Islands is updated throughout the day and has been found to be very reliable for planning activities such as days out, leisure, travel, events, fishing, golf and gardening.

For activities that rely on weather forecasts for safety or financial reasons, such as farming, flying, sailing and shipping, we have found our forecasts to be reliable, but we always recommend that you compare several weather forecast sources to ensure you are able to plan your activities safely.

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