Historic Forecast
Sat 08/12
0 ft
Sun 08/13
0 ft
Mon 08/14
1-2 ft
Tue 08/15
1-2 ft
Wed 08/16
1 ft
Thu 08/17
1-2 ft
Fri 08/18
1-2 ft
Surf Swell Rating Primary Swell Secondary Swell Wind Weather Prob.
Saturday 08/12
12am 1ft
1.6ft 6s 160.39° 5ft 10s   18 21 mph Clear 55°f 80%
3am 1ft
1.3ft 6s 160.04° 4.5ft 10s   13 17 mph Brief Showers 55°f 80%
6am 1ft
1.2ft 6s 159.29° 3ft 7s 3ft 10s 14 17 mph Brief Showers 55°f 100%
9am Flat
3ft 7s 338.27° 1.2ft 9s 2.5ft 10s 12 14 mph Brief Showers 55°f 100%
Noon Flat
3ft 7s 341.02° 1.1ft 9s 2ft 10s 13 14 mph Brief Showers Possible 56°f 100%
3pm 0-1ft
0.7ft 6s 154.74° 3ft 8s 1.9ft 9s 14 15 mph Brief Showers Possible 56°f 100%
6pm 0-1ft
0.6ft 6s 153.04° 2.5ft 8s 2ft 9s 13 15 mph Brief Showers Possible 55°f 100%
9pm 0-1ft
0.5ft 6s 151.96° 2.5ft 7s 2ft 9s 13 16 mph Clear 55°f 100%
Tide and daylight times for Kirkwall
Bu Sands
High 1:01AM 8.56ft
Low 6:58AM 0.98ft
High 1:29PM 8.07ft
Low 7:10PM 1.51ft
First Light 4:33AM
Sunrise 5:23AM
Sunset 9:09PM
Last Light 10:00PM
Sunday 08/13
12am Flat
0.5ft 5s 151.73° 2ft 7s 2.5ft 9s 17 20 mph Brief Showers Possible 55°f 100%
3am Flat
1.7ft 8s 355.45° 0.4ft 5s 3ft 5s 17 20 mph Brief Showers Possible 55°f 100%
6am Flat
1.6ft 8s 356.63° 0.3ft 5s 3.5ft 5s 17 20 mph Brief Showers Possible 55°f 85%
9am Flat
1.6ft 8s 356.87° 0.3ft 5s 3.5ft 5s 17 20 mph Brief Showers Possible 56°f 85%
Noon Flat
1.6ft 8s 356.94° 3ft 6s 0.8ft 8s 14 16 mph Brief Showers Possible 57°f 100%
3pm Flat
1.6ft 8s 356.02° 0.2ft 5s 3ft 7s 12 14 mph Sunny 57°f 100%
6pm 0-1ft
1.8ft 8s 354.24° 3ft 7s   7 9 mph Sunny 57°f 100%
9pm Flat
2ft 9s 351.54° 2.5ft 7s   7 8 mph Clear 55°f 100%
Tide and daylight times for Kirkwall
Bu Sands
High 1:41AM 8.27ft
Low 7:40AM 1.15ft
High 2:13PM 7.74ft
Low 7:57PM 1.8ft
First Light 4:36AM
Sunrise 5:25AM
Sunset 9:07PM
Last Light 9:57PM
Monday 08/14
12am Flat
2.5ft 10s 349.56° 2ft 7s   8 10 mph Mostly Clear 56°f 70%
3am Flat
2.5ft 10s 348.87° 2ft 7s   11 15 mph Cloudy 57°f 70%
6am 0-1ft
1ft 2s 152.76° 2.5ft 10s 1.6ft 7s 12 17 mph Sunny 57°f 90%
9am 1ft
1.7ft 3s 148.64° 2.5ft 10s 1.4ft 7s 17 24 mph Brief Showers 57°f 90%
Noon 1-2ft
3.5ft 4s 150.25° 2.5ft 10s 1.2ft 6s 25 32 mph Brief Showers 56°f 90%
3pm 2-3ft
5.5ft 6s 150.55° 2ft 10s 1ft 6s 28 35 mph Brief Showers 57°f 90%
6pm 2-4ft
6.5ft 7s 152.38° 2ft 10s 0.9ft 6s 28 37 mph Brief Showers 57°f 95%
9pm 2-3ft
6ft 7s 153.42° 2ft 10s 0.8ft 6s 23 33 mph Brief Showers 58°f 95%
Tide and daylight times for Kirkwall
Bu Sands
High 2:26AM 7.84ft
Low 8:29AM 1.44ft
High 3:05PM 7.35ft
Low 8:51PM 2.1ft
First Light 4:38AM
Sunrise 5:28AM
Sunset 9:04PM
Last Light 9:53PM
Tuesday 08/15
12am 2-3ft
5ft 7s 153.64° 2ft 10s 0.7ft 6s 18 26 mph Brief Showers 58°f 100%
3am 2-3ft
3.5ft 6s 150.51° 2ft 10s   10 14 mph Light Rain 58°f 100%
6am 1-2ft
3ft 6s 148.66° 1.9ft 10s   12 15 mph Light Rain 57°f 100%
9am 1-2ft
2.5ft 6s 139.8° 1.8ft 10s 1.9ft 3s 16 20 mph Light Rain 57°f 100%
Noon 1-2ft
2.5ft 6s 137.02° 1.7ft 10s 2ft 5s 12 19 mph Brief Showers Possible 58°f 100%
3pm 1-2ft
2.5ft 6s 135.81° 2ft 5s   10 15 mph Brief Showers Possible 59°f 100%
6pm 1-2ft
2ft 6s 147.73° 1.5ft 10s 2.5ft 5s 12 21 mph Brief Showers Possible 59°f 100%
9pm 1-2ft
1.8ft 7s 102.9° 1.7ft 7s 3ft 5s 16 24 mph Brief Showers Possible 57°f 100%
Tide and daylight times for Kirkwall
Bu Sands
High 3:20AM 7.35ft
Low 9:25AM 1.71ft
High 4:07PM 7.02ft
Low 9:56PM 2.36ft
First Light 4:41AM
Sunrise 5:30AM
Sunset 9:01PM
Last Light 9:50PM
Wednesday 08/16
12am 1-2ft
1.9ft 7s 105.52° 1.4ft 6s 3.5ft 5s 19 25 mph Brief Showers Possible 57°f 100%
3am 1-2ft
1.7ft 7s 106.55° 1.3ft 6s 4ft 6s 18 22 mph Clear 56°f 100%
6am 1-2ft
1.5ft 7s 108.32° 1.1ft 6s 3.5ft 6s 14 17 mph Sunny 56°f 100%
9am 1-2ft
1.4ft 6s 112.22° 2ft 6s 3ft 6s 15 18 mph Sunny 57°f 100%
Noon 1ft
3ft 4s 158.83° 0.8ft 8s 2.5ft 6s 20 26 mph Sunny 58°f 100%
3pm 2-3ft
4.5ft 5s 152.33° 0.9ft 9s 1.9ft 6s 25 35 mph Brief Showers 59°f 100%
6pm 2-3ft
5.5ft 6s 151.12° 0.6ft 8s 1.7ft 8s 28 39 mph Light Rain 59°f 100%
9pm 2-3ft
6ft 6s 154.92° 0.5ft 8s 1.5ft 8s 28 38 mph Light Rain 59°f 100%
Tide and daylight times for Kirkwall
Bu Sands
High 4:28AM 6.92ft
Low 10:31AM 1.94ft
High 5:23PM 6.89ft
Low 11:11PM 2.46ft
First Light 4:44AM
Sunrise 5:32AM
Sunset 8:59PM
Last Light 9:47PM
Thursday 08/17
12am 2-3ft
5ft 7s 155.53° 0.4ft 8s 1.3ft 8s 20 29 mph Light Rain 59°f 100%
3am 2-3ft
4ft 7s 151.41° 0.4ft 8s 1.2ft 8s 15 21 mph Cloudy 58°f 100%
6am 2-3ft
3.5ft 7s 150.13° 1.3ft 8s   14 20 mph Sunny 58°f 100%
9am 2ft
3.5ft 7s 152.91° 0.3ft 7s 1.4ft 8s 16 22 mph Sunny 59°f 100%
Noon 1-2ft
3.5ft 7s 154.34° 0.8ft 12s 1.7ft 8s 15 20 mph Sunny 61°f 100%
3pm 1-2ft
3ft 7s 155.41° 1.8ft 12s 2ft 8s 14 19 mph Light Showers 61°f 100%
6pm 1-2ft
2.5ft 7s 149.14° 3ft 11s   8 11 mph Brief Showers Possible 60°f 100%
9pm 1-2ft
2.5ft 7s 143.39° 3ft 11s   6 7 mph Brief Showers Possible 59°f 100%
Tide and daylight times for Kirkwall
Bu Sands
High 5:49AM 6.72ft
Low 11:44AM 2.07ft
High 6:41PM 6.99ft
First Light 4:47AM
Sunrise 5:35AM
Sunset 8:56PM
Last Light 9:44PM
Friday 08/18
12am 1-2ft
2.5ft 6s 138.45° 3ft 10s   4 5 mph Brief Showers Possible 59°f 100%
3am 1-2ft
2ft 6s 135.6° 2.5ft 10s   7 8 mph Cloudy 58°f 100%
6am 1-2ft
2ft 6s 134.76° 2.5ft 10s   7 9 mph Cloudy 58°f 100%
9am 1-2ft
2ft 6s 133.88° 2ft 9s   8 9 mph Brief Showers 59°f 100%
Noon 1-2ft
2ft 6s 133.52° 2ft 9s   5 6 mph Light Rain 59°f 100%
3pm 1-2ft
1.9ft 6s 131.03° 2ft 5s 1.5ft 10s 14 16 mph Light Rain 58°f 100%
6pm 1-2ft
1.9ft 6s 129.21° 3.5ft 5s 1.3ft 10s 18 22 mph Light Rain 57°f 95%

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.