7 Day Forecast For Orkney

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

Saturday 24th October 2020

On Saturday 24th October 2020 the sun will rise at 08:11 and will set at 17:39. It will be a mild day, with temperatures reaching around 10°C. Some moderate to heavy rain is expected, 5mm of rainfall is possible today. Moderate Gales are possible. Please watch out for local weather warnings, with a maximum expected wind speed of 73mph.

12am
Partly cloudy skies
Partly cloudy skies
9°C (48°F)
Wind 16mph
Gusting to 26mph
Rain: 0mm
Pressure: 996mb
Humidity: 70%
Visibility: 6.2mi
3am
Partly cloudy skies
Partly cloudy skies
9°C (48°F)
Wind 28mph
Gusting to 46mph
Rain: 0mm
Pressure: 992mb
Humidity: 70%
Visibility: 6.2mi
6am
Moderate rain
Moderate rain
9°C (47°F)
Wind 41mph
Gusting to 65mph
Rain: 3mm
Pressure: 987mb
Humidity: 82%
Visibility: 4.3mi
9am
Light rain
Light rain
9°C (48°F)
Wind 39mph
Gusting to 73mph
Rain: 2mm
Pressure: 984mb
Humidity: 85%
Visibility: 5.6mi
12pm
Patchy rain possible
Patchy rain possible
10°C (50°F)
Wind 21mph
Gusting to 35mph
Rain: 0mm
Pressure: 983mb
Humidity: 74%
Visibility: 5.6mi
3pm
Patchy rain possible
Patchy rain possible
10°C (50°F)
Wind 26mph
Gusting to 41mph
Rain: 0mm
Pressure: 984mb
Humidity: 71%
Visibility: 5.6mi
6pm
Clear skies
Clear skies
10°C (49°F)
Wind 23mph
Gusting to 36mph
Rain: 0mm
Pressure: 984mb
Humidity: 65%
Visibility: 6.2mi
9pm
Clear skies
Clear skies
9°C (49°F)
Wind 21mph
Gusting to 34mph
Rain: 0mm
Pressure: 984mb
Humidity: 63%
Visibility: 6.2mi
Sunday 25th October 2020

On Sunday 25th October 2020 the sun will rise at 08:14 and will set at 17:37. It will be a mild day, with temperatures reaching around 9.1°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 57mph.

12am
Clear skies
Clear skies
8°C (46°F)
Wind 20mph
Gusting to 39mph
Rain: 0mm
Pressure: 983mb
Humidity: 63%
Visibility: 6.2mi
3am
Clear skies
Clear skies
9°C (47°F)
Wind 23mph
Gusting to 37mph
Rain: 0mm
Pressure: 982mb
Humidity: 69%
Visibility: 6.2mi
6am
Clear skies
Clear skies
9°C (48°F)
Wind 24mph
Gusting to 35mph
Rain: 0mm
Pressure: 981mb
Humidity: 71%
Visibility: 6.2mi
9am
Sunny skies
Sunny skies
8°C (46°F)
Wind 24mph
Gusting to 45mph
Rain: 0mm
Pressure: 981mb
Humidity: 70%
Visibility: 6.2mi
12pm
Sunny skies
Sunny skies
6°C (43°F)
Wind 26mph
Gusting to 54mph
Rain: 0mm
Pressure: 981mb
Humidity: 71%
Visibility: 6.2mi
3pm
Overcast skies
Overcast skies
5°C (42°F)
Wind 19mph
Gusting to 41mph
Rain: 0mm
Pressure: 982mb
Humidity: 73%
Visibility: 6.2mi
6pm
Partly cloudy skies
Partly cloudy skies
6°C (43°F)
Wind 25mph
Gusting to 52mph
Rain: 0mm
Pressure: 983mb
Humidity: 69%
Visibility: 6.2mi
9pm
Clear skies
Clear skies
7°C (45°F)
Wind 27mph
Gusting to 57mph
Rain: 0mm
Pressure: 984mb
Humidity: 71%
Visibility: 6.2mi
Monday 26th October 2020

On Monday 26th October 2020 the sun will rise at 08:16 and will set at 17:34. It will be a mild day, with temperatures reaching around 10.2°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 45mph.

12am
Clear skies
Clear skies
8°C (47°F)
Wind 24mph
Gusting to 45mph
Rain: 0mm
Pressure: 984mb
Humidity: 73%
Visibility: 6.2mi
3am
Clear skies
Clear skies
9°C (49°F)
Wind 23mph
Gusting to 36mph
Rain: 0mm
Pressure: 985mb
Humidity: 73%
Visibility: 6.2mi
6am
Partly cloudy skies
Partly cloudy skies
10°C (50°F)
Wind 24mph
Gusting to 34mph
Rain: 0mm
Pressure: 985mb
Humidity: 75%
Visibility: 6.2mi
9am
Cloudy skies
Cloudy skies
8°C (47°F)
Wind 19mph
Gusting to 35mph
Rain: 0mm
Pressure: 986mb
Humidity: 77%
Visibility: 6.2mi
12pm
Partly cloudy skies
Partly cloudy skies
6°C (43°F)
Wind 15mph
Gusting to 32mph
Rain: 0mm
Pressure: 988mb
Humidity: 77%
Visibility: 6.2mi
3pm
Partly cloudy skies
Partly cloudy skies
5°C (41°F)
Wind 11mph
Gusting to 23mph
Rain: 0mm
Pressure: 988mb
Humidity: 78%
Visibility: 6.2mi
6pm
Clear skies
Clear skies
6°C (43°F)
Wind 9mph
Gusting to 18mph
Rain: 0mm
Pressure: 990mb
Humidity: 78%
Visibility: 6.2mi
9pm
Clear skies
Clear skies
8°C (46°F)
Wind 8mph
Gusting to 17mph
Rain: 0mm
Pressure: 991mb
Humidity: 79%
Visibility: 6.2mi
Tuesday 27th October 2020

On Tuesday 27th October 2020 the sun will rise at 08:18 and will set at 17:31. It will be a mild day, with temperatures reaching around 9.9°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 40mph.

12am
Clear skies
Clear skies
9°C (49°F)
Wind 6mph
Gusting to 10mph
Rain: 0mm
Pressure: 991mb
Humidity: 79%
Visibility: 6.2mi
3am
Partly cloudy skies
Partly cloudy skies
10°C (50°F)
Wind 9mph
Gusting to 13mph
Rain: 0mm
Pressure: 991mb
Humidity: 81%
Visibility: 6.2mi
6am
Partly cloudy skies
Partly cloudy skies
10°C (50°F)
Wind 8mph
Gusting to 11mph
Rain: 0mm
Pressure: 990mb
Humidity: 80%
Visibility: 6.2mi
9am
Sunny skies
Sunny skies
9°C (49°F)
Wind 12mph
Gusting to 18mph
Rain: 0mm
Pressure: 989mb
Humidity: 82%
Visibility: 6.2mi
12pm
Partly cloudy skies
Partly cloudy skies
9°C (48°F)
Wind 17mph
Gusting to 28mph
Rain: 0mm
Pressure: 988mb
Humidity: 82%
Visibility: 6.2mi
3pm
Partly cloudy skies
Partly cloudy skies
9°C (47°F)
Wind 22mph
Gusting to 40mph
Rain: 0mm
Pressure: 986mb
Humidity: 81%
Visibility: 6.2mi
6pm
Partly cloudy skies
Partly cloudy skies
9°C (48°F)
Wind 24mph
Gusting to 40mph
Rain: 0mm
Pressure: 985mb
Humidity: 82%
Visibility: 6.2mi
9pm
Cloudy skies
Cloudy skies
9°C (49°F)
Wind 22mph
Gusting to 36mph
Rain: 0mm
Pressure: 983mb
Humidity: 76%
Visibility: 6.2mi
Wednesday 28th October 2020

On Wednesday 28th October 2020 the sun will rise at 08:21 and will set at 17:29. It will be a mild day, with temperatures reaching around 8.8°C. Some moderate to heavy rain is expected, 9mm of rainfall is possible today. Some quite strong winds are possible today, with a maximum expected wind speed of 53mph.

12am
Cloudy skies
Cloudy skies
7°C (45°F)
Wind 20mph
Gusting to 42mph
Rain: 0mm
Pressure: 981mb
Humidity: 76%
Visibility: 6.2mi
3am
Moderate rain
Moderate rain
8°C (47°F)
Wind 28mph
Gusting to 47mph
Rain: 5mm
Pressure: 979mb
Humidity: 90%
Visibility: 4.3mi
6am
Moderate rain
Moderate rain
9°C (48°F)
Wind 25mph
Gusting to 48mph
Rain: 4mm
Pressure: 977mb
Humidity: 87%
Visibility: 4.3mi
9am
Overcast skies
Overcast skies
7°C (45°F)
Wind 12mph
Gusting to 23mph
Rain: 0mm
Pressure: 976mb
Humidity: 88%
Visibility: 6.2mi
12pm
Sunny skies
Sunny skies
5°C (42°F)
Wind 24mph
Gusting to 51mph
Rain: 0mm
Pressure: 977mb
Humidity: 75%
Visibility: 6.2mi
3pm
Overcast skies
Overcast skies
4°C (40°F)
Wind 25mph
Gusting to 53mph
Rain: 0mm
Pressure: 977mb
Humidity: 79%
Visibility: 6.2mi
6pm
Patchy rain possible
Patchy rain possible
5°C (42°F)
Wind 24mph
Gusting to 51mph
Rain: 0mm
Pressure: 978mb
Humidity: 79%
Visibility: 5.6mi
9pm
Light rain shower
Light rain shower
7°C (44°F)
Wind 22mph
Gusting to 46mph
Rain: 0mm
Pressure: 979mb
Humidity: 81%
Visibility: 6.2mi
Thursday 29th October 2020

On Thursday 29th October 2020 the sun will rise at 07:23 and will set at 16:26. It will be a mild day, with temperatures reaching around 9.3°C. Some moderate to heavy rain is expected, 5mm of rainfall is possible today. There could be quite a strong breeze in the air today, with a maximum expected wind speed of 39mph.

12am
Light rain shower
Light rain shower
7°C (45°F)
Wind 18mph
Gusting to 39mph
Rain: 0mm
Pressure: 980mb
Humidity: 82%
Visibility: 6.2mi
3am
Light rain shower
Light rain shower
9°C (47°F)
Wind 17mph
Gusting to 33mph
Rain: 1mm
Pressure: 981mb
Humidity: 82%
Visibility: 6.2mi
6am
Light rain shower
Light rain shower
9°C (49°F)
Wind 5mph
Gusting to 9mph
Rain: 2mm
Pressure: 983mb
Humidity: 84%
Visibility: 6.2mi
9am
Light rain shower
Light rain shower
7°C (45°F)
Wind 11mph
Gusting to 22mph
Rain: 2mm
Pressure: 983mb
Humidity: 87%
Visibility: 6.2mi
12pm
Patchy rain possible
Patchy rain possible
5°C (41°F)
Wind 9mph
Gusting to 18mph
Rain: 0mm
Pressure: 983mb
Humidity: 81%
Visibility: 5.6mi
3pm
Overcast skies
Overcast skies
4°C (39°F)
Wind 10mph
Gusting to 21mph
Rain: 0mm
Pressure: 982mb
Humidity: 79%
Visibility: 6.2mi
6pm
Overcast skies
Overcast skies
5°C (41°F)
Wind 13mph
Gusting to 27mph
Rain: 0mm
Pressure: 982mb
Humidity: 79%
Visibility: 6.2mi
9pm
Light drizzle
Light drizzle
7°C (44°F)
Wind 15mph
Gusting to 32mph
Rain: 0mm
Pressure: 981mb
Humidity: 85%
Visibility: 1.2mi
Friday 30th October 2020

On Friday 30th October 2020 the sun will rise at 07:26 and will set at 16:24. It will be a mild day, with temperatures reaching around 6.7°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 40mph.

12am
Light rain shower
Light rain shower
7°C (44°F)
Wind 19mph
Gusting to 40mph
Rain: 0mm
Pressure: 982mb
Humidity: 78%
Visibility: 6.2mi

About Our Weather Forecast For Orkney

Our weather forecast for Orkney 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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