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Weather and Tides


  • 2017 tidal tables Dover: 2017
  • 2017 tidal tables Kirkwall: 2017
  • 2017 tidal tables Widewall: 2017


Historical Wind Data

Historical wind data is available for eight sites within Orkney: Barrel of Butter, Lyness, North Ronaldsay, Hatston, Kirkwall, SandyHill, Scapa and Stromness.

The wind data is available in Excel spreadsheet format with following information: Time interval, Year, Day, Month, Time, Mean wind speed kts, Wind direction and Max wind speed kts.

The data includes a windrose for each month . At time order it can be decided if the windrose is created to show Mean wind speed, Max speed or Beaufort scale.

Cost per site: £25/month, £120 for 6 months data, there after £20/month.

For more information or to order wind data please contact Environmental Unit, Marine Services


  • 2017 Tidal Tables for Dover: 2017
  • 2017 Tidal Tables for Kirkwall: 2017
  • 2017 Tidal Tables for Widewall: 2017

No Data Available for Kirkwall and Deersound

No Data Available for Otterswick, Pierowall, Brough of Birsay, Eynhallow
Sound, Stromness and Widewall

No Data Available for Dover

Scapa Flow Tides

High Water

High Water

Orkney Tides

High Water

High Water
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