Historic Forecast
Thu 02/16
1-2 ft
Fri 02/17
0 ft
Sat 02/18
1 ft
Sun 02/19
0-1 ft
Mon 02/20
0 ft
Tue 02/21
0 ft
Wed 02/22
0 ft
Surf Swell Rating Primary Swell Secondary Swell Wind Weather Prob.
Thursday 02/16
12am 1-2ft
2.5ft 6s 142.67° 0.7ft 12s 0.8ft 10s 16 23 mph Mostly Cloudy 47°f 100%
3am 1-2ft
2.5ft 6s 147.27° 0.6ft 12s 0.8ft 10s 16 20 mph Light Showers 45°f 100%
6am 1-2ft
3ft 6s 155.26° 0.7ft 10s   15 21 mph Brief Showers Possible 47°f 100%
9am 1-2ft
2.5ft 6s 152.62° 0.8ft 4s   12 15 mph Mostly Cloudy 46°f 100%
Noon 1-2ft
2ft 6s 144.87° 1.4ft 5s   8 11 mph Sunny 48°f 100%
3pm 1-2ft
2ft 6s 147.59° 1ft 3s 1.3ft 5s 15 20 mph Brief Showers Possible 48°f 100%
6pm 1ft
1.7ft 6s 150.44° 1.8ft 3s 1.2ft 5s 17 23 mph Brief Showers Possible 47°f 100%
9pm 1ft
1.4ft 6s 151.95° 2ft 4s 0.8ft 11s 12 16 mph Clear 47°f 100%
Tide and daylight times for Kirkwall
Bu Sands
High 12:34AM 7.77ft
Low 6:24AM 2.36ft
High 12:44PM 7.84ft
Low 6:51PM 2.2ft
First Light 6:57AM
Sunrise 7:39AM
Sunset 5:12PM
Last Light 5:54PM
Friday 02/17
12am 1ft
1.1ft 6s 152.33° 1.8ft 4s   8 9 mph Clear 46°f 100%
3am Flat
0.9ft 10s 263.91° 1.3ft 4s   8 9 mph Clear 45°f 100%
6am Flat
1ft 4s 343.61° 0.9ft 9s   6 8 mph Clear 45°f 100%
9am Flat
0.8ft 4s 350.39° 1.2ft 9s   9 11 mph Sunny 45°f 100%
Noon Flat
0.7ft 4s 356.45° 0.8ft 2s 1ft 8s 12 16 mph Sunny 47°f 40%
3pm Flat
1ft 3s 184.29° 0.5ft 4s 1ft 8s 13 17 mph Sunny 46°f 40%
6pm Flat
1.1ft 3s 169.92° 0.7ft 20s 1ft 8s 11 14 mph Clear 45°f 100%
9pm 0-1ft
1.1ft 3s 164.84° 0.9ft 20s 1ft 7s 12 17 mph Cloudy 46°f 100%
Tide and daylight times for Kirkwall
Bu Sands
High 1:12AM 7.25ft
Low 6:59AM 2.79ft
High 1:20PM 7.18ft
Low 7:26PM 2.62ft
First Light 6:54AM
Sunrise 7:36AM
Sunset 5:14PM
Last Light 5:56PM
Saturday 02/18
12am 0-1ft
1.4ft 3s 164.58° 1.1ft 7s 1.1ft 19s 14 20 mph Cloudy 47°f 100%
3am 1ft
1.9ft 3s 166.88° 1.2ft 7s 1.4ft 18s 16 24 mph Drizzle 47°f 100%
6am 1ft
2ft 4s 165.42° 1ft 7s 1.6ft 17s 17 25 mph Brief Showers 47°f 100%
9am 1ft
2.5ft 5s 171.24° 1.3ft 11s 1.8ft 17s 19 29 mph Brief Showers 47°f 100%
Noon 1ft
2ft 5s 147.7° 0.8ft 8s 4.5ft 16s 23 35 mph Brief Showers 48°f 90%
3pm 1ft
1.8ft 6s 148.03° 0.7ft 8s 5.5ft 16s 23 35 mph Cloudy 48°f 90%
6pm 1ft
1.7ft 6s 152.85° 4.5ft 6s 2.5ft 15s 20 32 mph Brief Showers 47°f 80%
9pm 1ft
1.5ft 6s 155.2° 0.7ft 7s 5.5ft 15s 24 33 mph Light Rain 47°f 80%
Tide and daylight times for Kirkwall
Bu Sands
High 1:54AM 6.72ft
Low 7:42AM 3.21ft
High 2:02PM 6.59ft
Low 8:10PM 2.98ft
First Light 6:52AM
Sunrise 7:34AM
Sunset 5:17PM
Last Light 5:59PM
Sunday 02/19
12am 1ft
1.5ft 6s 158.64° 0.7ft 9s 5.5ft 15s 20 29 mph Drizzle 48°f 100%
3am 1ft
1.4ft 6s 162.06° 0.7ft 9s 5.5ft 15s 20 28 mph Overcast 47°f 100%
6am 1ft
1.3ft 6s 161.7° 0.8ft 8s 5.5ft 15s 19 27 mph Clear 47°f 90%
9am 1ft
1.1ft 6s 161.09° 0.8ft 8s 5.5ft 14s 19 26 mph Mostly Cloudy 47°f 90%
Noon 0-1ft
0.9ft 6s 159.06° 0.8ft 8s 6ft 14s 23 31 mph Overcast 47°f 90%
3pm 0-1ft
0.8ft 6s 157.7° 0.7ft 8s 6ft 13s 22 36 mph Overcast 48°f 90%
6pm 0-1ft
0.7ft 6s 157.17° 0.9ft 9s 7ft 7s 29 47 mph Brief Showers 50°f 100%
9pm Flat
0.9ft 9s 359.21° 8.5ft 7s   33 49 mph Brief Showers 50°f 100%
Tide and daylight times for Kirkwall
Bu Sands
High 2:50AM 6.33ft
Low 8:42AM 3.51ft
High 3:01PM 6.07ft
Low 9:10PM 3.21ft
First Light 6:49AM
Sunrise 7:31AM
Sunset 5:19PM
Last Light 6:01PM
Monday 02/20
12am Flat
0.9ft 9s 1.79° 8ft 8s   28 42 mph Brief Showers 49°f 100%
3am 0-1ft
0.5ft 11s 13.03° 0.8ft 9s 7.5ft 8s 23 38 mph Drizzle 48°f 100%
6am 0-1ft
0.5ft 10s 14.27° 0.7ft 9s 8ft 8s 31 47 mph Light Rain 49°f 90%
9am Flat
0.8ft 9s 5.5° 8.5ft 8s   30 43 mph Drizzle 48°f 90%
Noon Flat
0.7ft 9s 6.76° 8ft 8s   31 42 mph Drizzle 47°f 100%
3pm Flat
9ft 8s 280.4°     35 45 mph Light Showers 47°f 100%
6pm Flat
9.5ft 9s 282.8°     35 44 mph Brief Showers Possible 45°f 100%
9pm Flat
10.5ft 10s 285.13°     34 44 mph Clear 45°f 100%
Tide and daylight times for Kirkwall
Bu Sands
High 4:10AM 6.13ft
Low 10:07AM 3.64ft
High 4:31PM 5.84ft
Low 10:27PM 3.28ft
First Light 6:47AM
Sunrise 7:28AM
Sunset 5:22PM
Last Light 6:03PM
Tuesday 02/21
12am Flat
10.5ft 10s 287°     33 42 mph Clear 45°f 100%
3am Flat
10.5ft 10s 289.07°     33 41 mph Brief Showers Possible 45°f 100%
6am Flat
9ft 10s 289.37°     26 32 mph Light Showers 45°f 100%
9am Flat
8.5ft 11s 286.32°     23 28 mph Brief Showers 46°f 100%
Noon Flat
8ft 11s 276.11°     26 34 mph Brief Showers 45°f 100%
3pm Flat
8.5ft 10s 263.82°     30 45 mph Light Rain 48°f 100%
6pm Flat
10ft 10s 266.86°     33 43 mph Light Rain 47°f 85%
9pm Flat
12.5ft 11s 275.93°     38 49 mph Brief Showers 45°f 85%
Tide and daylight times for Kirkwall
Bu Sands
High 5:38AM 6.26ft
Low 11:40AM 3.51ft
High 5:59PM 6ft
Low 11:45PM 3.12ft
First Light 6:44AM
Sunrise 7:25AM
Sunset 5:24PM
Last Light 6:06PM
Wednesday 02/22
12am Flat
0.7ft 9s 5.06° 15ft 12s   45 57 mph Light Showers 45°f 65%
3am Flat
18.5ft 14s 285.23°     48 63 mph Brief Showers Possible 45°f 65%
6am Flat
20ft 15s 290.19°     50 63 mph Light Showers 45°f 100%
9am Flat
19.5ft 15s 292°     49 61 mph Brief Showers 45°f 100%
Noon Flat
17ft 14s 293.61°     44 54 mph Brief Showers 45°f 100%
3pm Flat
14ft 13s 297.88°     34 41 mph Brief Showers Possible 45°f 100%
6pm Flat
11ft 13s 302.37°     23 28 mph Brief Showers Possible 44°f 100%
9pm 1ft
6ft 13s 350.6° 7.5ft 12s   11 13 mph Clear 42°f 100%
Tide and daylight times for Kirkwall
Bu Sands
High 6:41AM 6.66ft
Low 12:47PM 3.15ft
High 7:01PM 6.43ft
First Light 6:42AM
Sunrise 7:23AM
Sunset 5:27PM
Last Light 6:08PM

Historic Forecast for Bu Sands

A detailed historic forecast for Bu Sands. The data shown here is the last predicted forecast at the given times. You can go to a specific date range using the date pickers above to get the conditions for anytime since 1997 to now.