Regional Weather Information for Orkney & Shetland


Orkney starts off cloudy and misty but becoming bright and sunny by early afternoon. Shetland will stay mostly cloudy with some drizzle and haar but it may brighten up at times later. Fresh southeasterly winds. Maximum temperature 13°C.


Dry with clear spells over Orkney but low cloud and patchy drizzle later. Cloudy over Shetland with patchy haar and drizzle. Perhaps some heavier rain in the north by dawn. Minimum temperature 7°C.

Current Weather

Kirkwall: Overcast 8°C
Sullom Voe: Overcast 9°C
Sumburgh: Overcast 9°C

Other Orkney & Shetland locations