Regional Weather Information for Orkney & Shetland


A few sunny spells especially across northwest Shetland and west coast of Orkney, where becoming warm. Elsewhere mist and low cloud, coastal haar and perhaps a few spots of drizzle. The mist and haar may clear Orkney around late afternoon. Maximum temperature 21°C.


Mist and haar clearing for a few hours this evening before returning to western coasts overnight. Moderate south or southwest winds. Minimum temperature 10°C.

Current Weather

Kirkwall: Partly cloudy 14°C
Sullom Voe: Overcast 14°C
Sumburgh: Clear skies 13°C

Other Orkney & Shetland locations