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 29th January 2022

On Saturday 29th January 2022 the sun will rise at 08:26 and will set at 16:23. It will be a mild day, with temperatures reaching around 8.6°C. A few showers are expected, 3mm of rainfall is possible today. Moderate Gales are possible. Please watch out for local weather warnings, with a maximum expected wind speed of 95mph.

12am
Light rain
Light rain
9°C (48°F)
Wind 38mph
Gusting to 74mph
Rain: 0mm
Pressure: 1004mb
Humidity: 93%
Visibility: 5.6mi
3am
Light rain
Light rain
9°C (47°F)
Wind 43mph
Gusting to 83mph
Rain: 0mm
Pressure: 1000mb
Humidity: 89%
Visibility: 5.6mi
6am
Light rain
Light rain
9°C (47°F)
Wind 50mph
Gusting to 95mph
Rain: 1mm
Pressure: 994mb
Humidity: 87%
Visibility: 5.6mi
9am
Light rain
Light rain
8°C (46°F)
Wind 48mph
Gusting to 83mph
Rain: 2mm
Pressure: 990mb
Humidity: 84%
Visibility: 5.6mi
12pm
Patchy sleet possible
Patchy sleet possible
6°C (42°F)
Wind 48mph
Gusting to 56mph
Rain: 0mm
Pressure: 1005mb
Humidity: 75%
Visibility: 5.6mi
3pm
Partly cloudy skies
Partly cloudy skies
6°C (42°F)
Wind 48mph
Gusting to 57mph
Rain: 0mm
Pressure: 1012mb
Humidity: 77%
Visibility: 6.2mi
6pm
Clear skies
Clear skies
6°C (42°F)
Wind 45mph
Gusting to 53mph
Rain: 0mm
Pressure: 1019mb
Humidity: 73%
Visibility: 6.2mi
9pm
Partly cloudy skies
Partly cloudy skies
6°C (43°F)
Wind 37mph
Gusting to 45mph
Rain: 0mm
Pressure: 1024mb
Humidity: 63%
Visibility: 6.2mi
Sunday 30th January 2022

On Sunday 30th January 2022 the sun will rise at 08:24 and will set at 16:26. It will be a mild day, with temperatures reaching around 4.5°C. Today is expected to be a dry day, with a very low chance of rain. , 2mm of snow is is also possible.Some quite strong winds are possible today, with a maximum expected wind speed of 59mph.

12am
Partly cloudy skies
Partly cloudy skies
3°C (38°F)
Wind 32mph
Gusting to 59mph
Rain: 0mm
Pressure: 1026mb
Humidity: 58%
Visibility: 6.2mi
3am
Cloudy skies
Cloudy skies
3°C (37°F)
Wind 23mph
Gusting to 48mph
Rain: 0mm
Pressure: 1027mb
Humidity: 57%
Visibility: 6.2mi
6am
Overcast skies
Overcast skies
3°C (37°F)
Wind 14mph
Gusting to 29mph
Rain: 0mm
Pressure: 1027mb
Humidity: 55%
Visibility: 6.2mi
9am
Overcast skies
Overcast skies
3°C (38°F)
Wind 5mph
Gusting to 9mph
Rain: 0mm
Pressure: 1026mb
Humidity: 53%
Visibility: 6.2mi
12pm
Overcast skies
Overcast skies
4°C (40°F)
Wind 15mph
Gusting to 22mph
Rain: 0mm
Pressure: 1022mb
Humidity: 79%
Visibility: 6.2mi
3pm
Overcast skies
Overcast skies
5°C (40°F)
Wind 20mph
Gusting to 33mph
Rain: 0mm
Pressure: 1016mb
Humidity: 70%
Visibility: 6.2mi
6pm
Light sleet
Light sleet
4°C (40°F)
Wind 15mph
Gusting to 18mph
Rain: 0mm
Pressure: 1010mb
Humidity: 90%
Visibility: 5.6mi
9pm
Moderate snow
Moderate snow
4°C (39°F)
Wind 9mph
Gusting to 11mph
Rain: 0mm
Pressure: 1009mb
Humidity: 97%
Visibility: 3.1mi
Monday 31st January 2022

On Monday 31st January 2022 the sun will rise at 08:22 and will set at 16:28. It will be a mild day, with temperatures reaching around 5.8°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 59mph.

12am
Light rain shower
Light rain shower
6°C (43°F)
Wind 28mph
Gusting to 35mph
Rain: 0mm
Pressure: 1010mb
Humidity: 80%
Visibility: 6.2mi
3am
Patchy sleet possible
Patchy sleet possible
5°C (41°F)
Wind 37mph
Gusting to 59mph
Rain: 0mm
Pressure: 1011mb
Humidity: 74%
Visibility: 5.6mi
6am
Light sleet showers
Light sleet showers
5°C (42°F)
Wind 35mph
Gusting to 43mph
Rain: 0mm
Pressure: 1014mb
Humidity: 61%
Visibility: 6.2mi
9am
Light sleet showers
Light sleet showers
5°C (41°F)
Wind 38mph
Gusting to 47mph
Rain: 0mm
Pressure: 1017mb
Humidity: 63%
Visibility: 6.2mi
12pm
Light sleet showers
Light sleet showers
5°C (42°F)
Wind 32mph
Gusting to 40mph
Rain: 0mm
Pressure: 1018mb
Humidity: 65%
Visibility: 6.2mi
3pm
Light sleet showers
Light sleet showers
5°C (41°F)
Wind 30mph
Gusting to 48mph
Rain: 0mm
Pressure: 1017mb
Humidity: 66%
Visibility: 6.2mi
6pm
Light rain shower
Light rain shower
6°C (42°F)
Wind 24mph
Gusting to 41mph
Rain: 0mm
Pressure: 1015mb
Humidity: 72%
Visibility: 6.2mi
9pm
Light rain
Light rain
6°C (42°F)
Wind 23mph
Gusting to 30mph
Rain: 1mm
Pressure: 1012mb
Humidity: 96%
Visibility: 5.6mi
Tuesday 01st February 2022

On Tuesday 01st February 2022 the sun will rise at 08:20 and will set at 16:31. It will be a mild day, with temperatures reaching around 8°C. A few showers are expected, 3mm of rainfall is possible today. Moderate Gales are possible. Please watch out for local weather warnings, with a maximum expected wind speed of 90mph.

12am
Moderate rain
Moderate rain
6°C (43°F)
Wind 33mph
Gusting to 70mph
Rain: 3mm
Pressure: 1006mb
Humidity: 94%
Visibility: 4.3mi
3am
Light rain shower
Light rain shower
6°C (42°F)
Wind 38mph
Gusting to 80mph
Rain: 0mm
Pressure: 1004mb
Humidity: 84%
Visibility: 6.2mi
6am
Patchy rain possible
Patchy rain possible
5°C (41°F)
Wind 43mph
Gusting to 90mph
Rain: 0mm
Pressure: 1002mb
Humidity: 78%
Visibility: 5.6mi
9am
Light rain shower
Light rain shower
6°C (43°F)
Wind 44mph
Gusting to 72mph
Rain: 0mm
Pressure: 1002mb
Humidity: 76%
Visibility: 6.2mi
12pm
Light rain shower
Light rain shower
7°C (45°F)
Wind 47mph
Gusting to 57mph
Rain: 0mm
Pressure: 1002mb
Humidity: 74%
Visibility: 6.2mi
3pm
Light rain shower
Light rain shower
8°C (46°F)
Wind 46mph
Gusting to 55mph
Rain: 0mm
Pressure: 1003mb
Humidity: 75%
Visibility: 6.2mi
6pm
Patchy rain possible
Patchy rain possible
7°C (45°F)
Wind 43mph
Gusting to 51mph
Rain: 0mm
Pressure: 1005mb
Humidity: 76%
Visibility: 5.6mi
9pm
Patchy rain possible
Patchy rain possible
7°C (44°F)
Wind 43mph
Gusting to 51mph
Rain: 0mm
Pressure: 1008mb
Humidity: 74%
Visibility: 5.6mi
Wednesday 02nd February 2022

On Wednesday 02nd February 2022 the sun will rise at 08:18 and will set at 16:33. It will be a mild day, with temperatures reaching around 6.9°C. A few showers are expected, 4mm of rainfall is possible today. Moderate Gales are possible. Please watch out for local weather warnings, with a maximum expected wind speed of 55mph.

12am
Patchy sleet possible
Patchy sleet possible
6°C (42°F)
Wind 39mph
Gusting to 55mph
Rain: 0mm
Pressure: 1010mb
Humidity: 67%
Visibility: 5.6mi
3am
Cloudy skies
Cloudy skies
5°C (41°F)
Wind 33mph
Gusting to 49mph
Rain: 0mm
Pressure: 1013mb
Humidity: 65%
Visibility: 6.2mi
6am
Light sleet showers
Light sleet showers
5°C (41°F)
Wind 29mph
Gusting to 45mph
Rain: 0mm
Pressure: 1014mb
Humidity: 72%
Visibility: 6.2mi
9am
Overcast skies
Overcast skies
6°C (42°F)
Wind 21mph
Gusting to 30mph
Rain: 0mm
Pressure: 1015mb
Humidity: 73%
Visibility: 6.2mi
12pm
Light rain shower
Light rain shower
7°C (44°F)
Wind 20mph
Gusting to 30mph
Rain: 0mm
Pressure: 1014mb
Humidity: 69%
Visibility: 6.2mi
3pm
Light rain shower
Light rain shower
7°C (45°F)
Wind 13mph
Gusting to 20mph
Rain: 0mm
Pressure: 1013mb
Humidity: 71%
Visibility: 6.2mi
6pm
Light drizzle
Light drizzle
7°C (44°F)
Wind 8mph
Gusting to 11mph
Rain: 0mm
Pressure: 1012mb
Humidity: 87%
Visibility: 1.2mi
9pm
Moderate rain
Moderate rain
6°C (43°F)
Wind 22mph
Gusting to 26mph
Rain: 4mm
Pressure: 1009mb
Humidity: 94%
Visibility: 4.3mi
Thursday 03rd February 2022

On Thursday 03rd February 2022 the sun will rise at 08:15 and will set at 16:36. It will be a mild day, with temperatures reaching around 7.3°C. Some moderate to heavy rain is expected, 8mm of rainfall is possible today. Some quite strong winds are possible today, with a maximum expected wind speed of 52mph.

12am
Moderate rain
Moderate rain
7°C (44°F)
Wind 23mph
Gusting to 40mph
Rain: 3mm
Pressure: 1005mb
Humidity: 90%
Visibility: 4.3mi
3am
Light drizzle
Light drizzle
7°C (45°F)
Wind 23mph
Gusting to 40mph
Rain: 0mm
Pressure: 1002mb
Humidity: 91%
Visibility: 1.2mi
6am
Light rain
Light rain
7°C (45°F)
Wind 21mph
Gusting to 38mph
Rain: 2mm
Pressure: 999mb
Humidity: 91%
Visibility: 5.6mi
9am
Light rain
Light rain
7°C (45°F)
Wind 23mph
Gusting to 41mph
Rain: 1mm
Pressure: 997mb
Humidity: 87%
Visibility: 5.6mi
12pm
Overcast skies
Overcast skies
7°C (45°F)
Wind 24mph
Gusting to 43mph
Rain: 0mm
Pressure: 994mb
Humidity: 89%
Visibility: 6.2mi
3pm
Overcast skies
Overcast skies
7°C (45°F)
Wind 29mph
Gusting to 52mph
Rain: 0mm
Pressure: 989mb
Humidity: 85%
Visibility: 6.2mi
6pm
Light rain
Light rain
5°C (42°F)
Wind 26mph
Gusting to 40mph
Rain: 2mm
Pressure: 989mb
Humidity: 76%
Visibility: 5.6mi
9pm
Patchy sleet possible
Patchy sleet possible
6°C (42°F)
Wind 25mph
Gusting to 31mph
Rain: 0mm
Pressure: 987mb
Humidity: 68%
Visibility: 5.6mi
Friday 04th February 2022

On Friday 04th February 2022 the sun will rise at 08:13 and will set at 16:38. It will be a mild day, with temperatures reaching around 2.8°C. A light shower is possible, 2mm of rainfall is possible today. Some quite strong winds are possible today, with a maximum expected wind speed of 70mph.

12am
Light sleet
Light sleet
3°C (37°F)
Wind 33mph
Gusting to 70mph
Rain: 2mm
Pressure: 988mb
Humidity: 60%
Visibility: 5.6mi

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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