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.

Wednesday 24th February 2021

On Wednesday 24th February 2021 the sun will rise at 07:22 and will set at 17:29. It will be a mild day, with temperatures reaching around 8°C. Today is expected to be a dry day, with a very low chance of rain. Some quite strong winds are possible today, with a maximum expected wind speed of 61mph.

12am
Patchy rain possible
Patchy rain possible
8°C (45°F)
Wind 29mph
Gusting to 61mph
Rain: 0mm
Pressure: 998mb
Humidity: 79%
Visibility: 5.6mi
3am
Clear skies
Clear skies
7°C (45°F)
Wind 22mph
Gusting to 47mph
Rain: 0mm
Pressure: 1000mb
Humidity: 79%
Visibility: 6.2mi
6am
Clear skies
Clear skies
7°C (45°F)
Wind 24mph
Gusting to 51mph
Rain: 0mm
Pressure: 1000mb
Humidity: 80%
Visibility: 6.2mi
9am
Partly cloudy skies
Partly cloudy skies
8°C (46°F)
Wind 28mph
Gusting to 52mph
Rain: 0mm
Pressure: 1000mb
Humidity: 78%
Visibility: 6.2mi
12pm
Cloudy skies
Cloudy skies
8°C (46°F)
Wind 26mph
Gusting to 50mph
Rain: 0mm
Pressure: 1002mb
Humidity: 79%
Visibility: 6.2mi
3pm
Cloudy skies
Cloudy skies
8°C (47°F)
Wind 21mph
Gusting to 44mph
Rain: 0mm
Pressure: 1002mb
Humidity: 75%
Visibility: 6.2mi
6pm
Partly cloudy skies
Partly cloudy skies
8°C (46°F)
Wind 24mph
Gusting to 45mph
Rain: 0mm
Pressure: 1004mb
Humidity: 73%
Visibility: 6.2mi
9pm
Clear skies
Clear skies
8°C (46°F)
Wind 24mph
Gusting to 39mph
Rain: 0mm
Pressure: 1005mb
Humidity: 77%
Visibility: 6.2mi
Thursday 25th February 2021

On Thursday 25th February 2021 the sun will rise at 07:19 and will set at 17:32. It will be a mild day, with temperatures reaching around 6.8°C. Today is expected to be a dry day, with a very low chance of rain. Some quite strong winds are possible today, with a maximum expected wind speed of 59mph.

12am
Clear skies
Clear skies
7°C (44°F)
Wind 24mph
Gusting to 41mph
Rain: 0mm
Pressure: 1006mb
Humidity: 77%
Visibility: 6.2mi
3am
Clear skies
Clear skies
7°C (44°F)
Wind 22mph
Gusting to 38mph
Rain: 0mm
Pressure: 1006mb
Humidity: 80%
Visibility: 6.2mi
6am
Partly cloudy skies
Partly cloudy skies
7°C (44°F)
Wind 24mph
Gusting to 40mph
Rain: 0mm
Pressure: 1007mb
Humidity: 79%
Visibility: 6.2mi
9am
Overcast skies
Overcast skies
7°C (44°F)
Wind 30mph
Gusting to 45mph
Rain: 0mm
Pressure: 1008mb
Humidity: 82%
Visibility: 6.2mi
12pm
Light rain
Light rain
7°C (44°F)
Wind 32mph
Gusting to 58mph
Rain: 0mm
Pressure: 1010mb
Humidity: 80%
Visibility: 5.6mi
3pm
Cloudy skies
Cloudy skies
7°C (44°F)
Wind 34mph
Gusting to 59mph
Rain: 0mm
Pressure: 1012mb
Humidity: 77%
Visibility: 6.2mi
6pm
Overcast skies
Overcast skies
7°C (44°F)
Wind 33mph
Gusting to 58mph
Rain: 0mm
Pressure: 1016mb
Humidity: 83%
Visibility: 6.2mi
9pm
Light drizzle
Light drizzle
7°C (44°F)
Wind 31mph
Gusting to 52mph
Rain: 0mm
Pressure: 1019mb
Humidity: 86%
Visibility: 1.2mi
Friday 26th February 2021

On Friday 26th February 2021 the sun will rise at 07:16 and will set at 17:34. It will be a mild day, with temperatures reaching around 6.9°C. Today is expected to be a dry day, with a very low chance of rain. Some quite strong winds are possible today, with a maximum expected wind speed of 45mph.

12am
Light rain shower
Light rain shower
6°C (44°F)
Wind 25mph
Gusting to 45mph
Rain: 0mm
Pressure: 1022mb
Humidity: 81%
Visibility: 6.2mi
3am
Clear skies
Clear skies
7°C (44°F)
Wind 23mph
Gusting to 37mph
Rain: 0mm
Pressure: 1024mb
Humidity: 77%
Visibility: 6.2mi
6am
Overcast skies
Overcast skies
7°C (45°F)
Wind 19mph
Gusting to 28mph
Rain: 0mm
Pressure: 1027mb
Humidity: 85%
Visibility: 6.2mi
9am
Overcast skies
Overcast skies
6°C (44°F)
Wind 20mph
Gusting to 36mph
Rain: 0mm
Pressure: 1028mb
Humidity: 87%
Visibility: 6.2mi
12pm
Partly cloudy skies
Partly cloudy skies
6°C (43°F)
Wind 15mph
Gusting to 30mph
Rain: 0mm
Pressure: 1029mb
Humidity: 86%
Visibility: 6.2mi
3pm
Partly cloudy skies
Partly cloudy skies
6°C (42°F)
Wind 15mph
Gusting to 31mph
Rain: 0mm
Pressure: 1029mb
Humidity: 81%
Visibility: 6.2mi
6pm
Partly cloudy skies
Partly cloudy skies
6°C (43°F)
Wind 17mph
Gusting to 35mph
Rain: 0mm
Pressure: 1030mb
Humidity: 79%
Visibility: 6.2mi
9pm
Overcast skies
Overcast skies
6°C (43°F)
Wind 20mph
Gusting to 42mph
Rain: 0mm
Pressure: 1029mb
Humidity: 79%
Visibility: 6.2mi
Saturday 27th February 2021

On Saturday 27th February 2021 the sun will rise at 07:13 and will set at 17:37. It will be a mild day, with temperatures reaching around 6.9°C. A light shower is possible, 1mm of rainfall is possible today. Some quite strong winds are possible today, with a maximum expected wind speed of 43mph.

12am
Light drizzle
Light drizzle
7°C (44°F)
Wind 26mph
Gusting to 43mph
Rain: 0mm
Pressure: 1028mb
Humidity: 84%
Visibility: 1.2mi
3am
Light rain
Light rain
7°C (44°F)
Wind 22mph
Gusting to 40mph
Rain: 1mm
Pressure: 1028mb
Humidity: 91%
Visibility: 5.6mi
6am
Clear skies
Clear skies
7°C (44°F)
Wind 21mph
Gusting to 38mph
Rain: 0mm
Pressure: 1030mb
Humidity: 86%
Visibility: 6.2mi
9am
Cloudy skies
Cloudy skies
7°C (44°F)
Wind 20mph
Gusting to 36mph
Rain: 0mm
Pressure: 1032mb
Humidity: 84%
Visibility: 6.2mi
12pm
Sunny skies
Sunny skies
7°C (44°F)
Wind 19mph
Gusting to 32mph
Rain: 0mm
Pressure: 1034mb
Humidity: 86%
Visibility: 6.2mi
3pm
Sunny skies
Sunny skies
7°C (44°F)
Wind 17mph
Gusting to 30mph
Rain: 0mm
Pressure: 1035mb
Humidity: 86%
Visibility: 6.2mi
6pm
Clear skies
Clear skies
7°C (44°F)
Wind 15mph
Gusting to 27mph
Rain: 0mm
Pressure: 1035mb
Humidity: 86%
Visibility: 6.2mi
9pm
Overcast skies
Overcast skies
7°C (44°F)
Wind 12mph
Gusting to 22mph
Rain: 0mm
Pressure: 1036mb
Humidity: 84%
Visibility: 6.2mi
Sunday 28th February 2021

On Sunday 28th February 2021 the sun will rise at 07:11 and will set at 17:39. It will be a mild day, with temperatures reaching around 7.4°C. Today is expected to be a dry day, with a very low chance of rain. It could be quite a gusty day today, with a maximum expected wind speed of 36mph.

12am
Clear skies
Clear skies
7°C (45°F)
Wind 15mph
Gusting to 25mph
Rain: 0mm
Pressure: 1035mb
Humidity: 80%
Visibility: 6.2mi
3am
Overcast skies
Overcast skies
7°C (45°F)
Wind 14mph
Gusting to 24mph
Rain: 0mm
Pressure: 1034mb
Humidity: 79%
Visibility: 6.2mi
6am
Partly cloudy skies
Partly cloudy skies
7°C (45°F)
Wind 17mph
Gusting to 29mph
Rain: 0mm
Pressure: 1034mb
Humidity: 82%
Visibility: 6.2mi
9am
Partly cloudy skies
Partly cloudy skies
7°C (45°F)
Wind 19mph
Gusting to 36mph
Rain: 0mm
Pressure: 1034mb
Humidity: 82%
Visibility: 6.2mi
12pm
Partly cloudy skies
Partly cloudy skies
7°C (45°F)
Wind 18mph
Gusting to 35mph
Rain: 0mm
Pressure: 1033mb
Humidity: 83%
Visibility: 6.2mi
3pm
Partly cloudy skies
Partly cloudy skies
7°C (45°F)
Wind 16mph
Gusting to 31mph
Rain: 0mm
Pressure: 1033mb
Humidity: 82%
Visibility: 6.2mi
6pm
Overcast skies
Overcast skies
7°C (45°F)
Wind 15mph
Gusting to 28mph
Rain: 0mm
Pressure: 1033mb
Humidity: 83%
Visibility: 6.2mi
9pm
Partly cloudy skies
Partly cloudy skies
7°C (45°F)
Wind 15mph
Gusting to 25mph
Rain: 0mm
Pressure: 1034mb
Humidity: 84%
Visibility: 6.2mi
Monday 01st March 2021

On Monday 01st March 2021 the sun will rise at 07:08 and will set at 17:42. It will be a mild day, with temperatures reaching around 7°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 29mph.

12am
Partly cloudy skies
Partly cloudy skies
7°C (44°F)
Wind 13mph
Gusting to 23mph
Rain: 0mm
Pressure: 1034mb
Humidity: 83%
Visibility: 6.2mi
3am
Partly cloudy skies
Partly cloudy skies
7°C (44°F)
Wind 11mph
Gusting to 18mph
Rain: 0mm
Pressure: 1032mb
Humidity: 78%
Visibility: 6.2mi
6am
Partly cloudy skies
Partly cloudy skies
7°C (44°F)
Wind 11mph
Gusting to 20mph
Rain: 0mm
Pressure: 1032mb
Humidity: 75%
Visibility: 6.2mi
9am
Overcast skies
Overcast skies
7°C (44°F)
Wind 9mph
Gusting to 15mph
Rain: 0mm
Pressure: 1032mb
Humidity: 77%
Visibility: 6.2mi
12pm
Overcast skies
Overcast skies
7°C (44°F)
Wind 8mph
Gusting to 14mph
Rain: 0mm
Pressure: 1033mb
Humidity: 75%
Visibility: 6.2mi
3pm
Sunny skies
Sunny skies
7°C (45°F)
Wind 6mph
Gusting to 12mph
Rain: 0mm
Pressure: 1032mb
Humidity: 78%
Visibility: 6.2mi
6pm
Clear skies
Clear skies
7°C (44°F)
Wind 17mph
Gusting to 29mph
Rain: 0mm
Pressure: 1032mb
Humidity: 84%
Visibility: 6.2mi
9pm
Clear skies
Clear skies
7°C (44°F)
Wind 13mph
Gusting to 20mph
Rain: 0mm
Pressure: 1034mb
Humidity: 85%
Visibility: 6.2mi
Tuesday 02nd March 2021

On Tuesday 02nd March 2021 the sun will rise at 07:05 and will set at 17:44. It will be a mild day, with temperatures reaching around 6.4°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
Clear skies
Clear skies
6°C (43°F)
Wind 9mph
Gusting to 16mph
Rain: 0mm
Pressure: 1035mb
Humidity: 86%
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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