Historic Forecast
Sun 07/17
0 ft
Mon 07/18
0 ft
Tue 07/19
0 ft
Wed 07/20
2-3 ft
Thu 07/21
2 ft
Fri 07/22
1-2 ft
Sat 07/23
1 ft
Surf Swell Rating Primary Swell Secondary Swell Wind Weather Prob.
9pm Flat
7.5ft 11s 274.91°     22 31 mph Fair 55°f 60%
Tide and daylight times for Kirkwall
Bu Sands
Low 1:01AM 2.98ft
High 7:31AM 6.17ft
Low 1:10PM 2.43ft
High 8:12PM 6.76ft
First Light 3:15AM
Sunrise 4:25AM
Sunset 10:10PM
Last Light 11:20PM
Sunday 07/17
12am Flat
6.5ft 11s 276.21°     21 29 mph Mostly Clear 56°f 100%
3am Flat
6.5ft 11s 277.35°     20 28 mph Brief Showers 55°f 100%
6am Flat
6ft 11s 279.1°     17 25 mph Brief Showers 55°f 100%
9am Flat
5.5ft 11s 280.63°     15 21 mph Brief Showers 56°f 100%
Noon Flat
5ft 11s 281.65°     16 20 mph Brief Showers 57°f 100%
3pm Flat
0.3ft 8s 1.84° 4.5ft 10s   14 18 mph Cloudy 56°f 100%
6pm Flat
0.7ft 4s 175.01° 4ft 10s   9 13 mph Overcast 55°f 100%
9pm Flat
0.6ft 4s 178.27° 3.5ft 10s   4 4 mph Light Rain 53°f 100%
Tide and daylight times for Kirkwall
Bu Sands
Low 2:03AM 2.76ft
High 8:26AM 6.43ft
Low 2:06PM 2.23ft
High 9:00PM 7.18ft
First Light 3:18AM
Sunrise 4:27AM
Sunset 10:08PM
Last Light 11:17PM
Monday 07/18
12am Flat
0.5ft 7s 1.17° 0.7ft 4s 3.5ft 10s 7 13 mph Light Rain and Fog 54°f 100%
3am Flat
0.8ft 7s 354.84° 0.9ft 4s 3ft 10s 12 15 mph Light Rain 54°f 100%
6am Flat
0.9ft 6s 356.57° 0.9ft 4s 3ft 10s 12 20 mph Light Rain 55°f 100%
9am Flat
0.9ft 6s 358.12° 3ft 10s   13 21 mph Light Rain 56°f 100%
Noon Flat
0.9ft 6s 359.37° 3ft 9s   11 17 mph Drizzle 58°f 95%
3pm Flat
0.9ft 6s 359.75° 3ft 9s   7 7 mph Light Rain 58°f 95%
6pm Flat
0.9ft 6s 0.56° 3ft 9s   12 20 mph Light Rain 59°f 100%
9pm Flat
0.8ft 6s 1.41° 3ft 9s   15 24 mph Light Rain 59°f 100%
Tide and daylight times for Kirkwall
Bu Sands
Low 2:57AM 2.43ft
High 9:15AM 6.82ft
Low 2:59PM 1.97ft
High 9:44PM 7.68ft
First Light 3:21AM
Sunrise 4:29AM
Sunset 10:06PM
Last Light 11:14PM
Tuesday 07/19
12am Flat
0.8ft 6s 2.27° 3.5ft 9s   16 28 mph Light Rain 58°f 100%
3am Flat
0.8ft 6s 3.27° 3ft 6s 2ft 9s 12 19 mph Drizzle 57°f 100%
6am Flat
0.7ft 6s 4.27° 3.5ft 9s   10 13 mph Light Showers 58°f 100%
9am Flat
0.7ft 6s 5.46° 0.6ft 4s 3ft 9s 8 10 mph Sunny 61°f 100%
Noon Flat
0.7ft 6s 7.85° 3ft 9s   6 7 mph Sunny 65°f 100%
3pm Flat
0.6ft 6s 7.93° 0.5ft 3s 2.5ft 9s 7 8 mph Sunny 66°f 100%
6pm Flat
0.6ft 2s 138.66° 0.5ft 7s 2.5ft 9s 10 11 mph Sunny 62°f 100%
9pm 0-1ft
0.9ft 2s 133.59° 0.7ft 9s 2ft 9s 11 11 mph Sunny 60°f 100%
Tide and daylight times for Kirkwall
Bu Sands
Low 3:44AM 2ft
High 10:01AM 7.28ft
Low 3:47PM 1.67ft
High 10:25PM 8.13ft
First Light 3:24AM
Sunrise 4:31AM
Sunset 10:05PM
Last Light 11:11PM
Wednesday 07/20
12am 1ft
1.3ft 3s 133.87° 0.7ft 9s 2ft 9s 12 17 mph Clear 59°f 75%
3am 1-2ft
2ft 4s 137.17° 0.7ft 9s 1.9ft 9s 15 23 mph Cloudy 59°f 75%
6am 1-2ft
3ft 5s 139.77° 0.6ft 8s 1.7ft 9s 19 30 mph Overcast 59°f 100%
9am 2ft
3.5ft 5s 142.8° 0.6ft 8s 1.6ft 9s 22 33 mph Cloudy 60°f 100%
Noon 2-3ft
4ft 5s 143.45° 0.6ft 8s 1.5ft 9s 22 35 mph Overcast 62°f 100%
3pm 2-3ft
3.5ft 6s 140.58° 0.5ft 8s 1.4ft 9s 17 26 mph Light Rain 60°f 100%
6pm 2-3ft
3.5ft 6s 140.19° 1.4ft 9s   9 13 mph Brief Showers 59°f 100%
9pm 2-3ft
3ft 6s 141.93° 1.4ft 9s   12 18 mph Drizzle 59°f 100%
Tide and daylight times for Kirkwall
Bu Sands
Low 4:26AM 1.57ft
High 10:44AM 7.74ft
Low 4:30PM 1.38ft
High 11:05PM 8.56ft
First Light 3:27AM
Sunrise 4:33AM
Sunset 10:03PM
Last Light 11:09PM
Thursday 07/21
12am 2ft
2.5ft 6s 132.45° 1.2ft 4s 1.4ft 9s 13 20 mph Cloudy 57°f 100%
3am 1-2ft
2.5ft 6s 126.9° 1.6ft 4s 1.4ft 9s 12 18 mph Cloudy 57°f 100%
6am 1-2ft
2.5ft 6s 124.42° 1.7ft 4s 1.3ft 9s 13 17 mph Sunny 57°f 100%
9am 1-2ft
2ft 6s 124.38° 1.7ft 4s 1.2ft 9s 12 16 mph Sunny 58°f 100%
Noon 2ft
2.5ft 7s 124.07° 1.5ft 4s 1.1ft 9s 10 12 mph Sunny 60°f 100%
3pm 2-3ft
2.5ft 7s 121.68° 1.2ft 4s   4 5 mph Sunny 61°f 100%
6pm 2-3ft
2.5ft 7s 119.75° 0.4ft 2s 1ft 4s 10 12 mph Sunny 60°f 100%
9pm 2-3ft
2.5ft 7s 114.63° 1.1ft 3s 1ft 8s 13 19 mph Clear 58°f 100%
Tide and daylight times for Kirkwall
Bu Sands
Low 5:05AM 1.21ft
High 11:26AM 8.1ft
Low 5:11PM 1.18ft
High 11:44PM 8.82ft
First Light 3:30AM
Sunrise 4:35AM
Sunset 10:01PM
Last Light 11:06PM
Friday 07/22
12am 2-3ft
3ft 7s 125.25° 0.2ft 7s 1.2ft 8s 18 26 mph Clear 57°f 100%
3am 2-3ft
3.5ft 7s 132.38° 0.2ft 7s 1.1ft 8s 20 30 mph Clear 57°f 100%
6am 2-3ft
3.5ft 6s 134.7° 0.3ft 7s 1.1ft 8s 18 28 mph Sunny 58°f 100%
9am 2-3ft
3ft 6s 133.87° 0.3ft 7s 1.1ft 8s 14 16 mph Fair 58°f 100%
Noon 1-2ft
2.5ft 6s 132.65° 1.1ft 8s   10 14 mph Light Showers 57°f 100%
3pm 1-2ft
2ft 6s 126.72° 0.9ft 2s 1.2ft 7s 11 14 mph Mostly Cloudy 58°f 100%
6pm 1-2ft
1.7ft 5s 125.24° 1.4ft 7s   7 9 mph Sunny 59°f 100%
9pm 1ft
1.4ft 5s 125.21° 1.3ft 7s   2 2 mph Clear 58°f 100%
Tide and daylight times for Kirkwall
Bu Sands
Low 5:44AM 0.92ft
High 12:07PM 8.3ft
Low 5:52PM 1.08ft
First Light 3:33AM
Sunrise 4:37AM
Sunset 9:59PM
Last Light 11:03PM
Saturday 07/23
12am 1ft
1.2ft 5s 126.21° 1.2ft 7s   5 6 mph Clear 58°f 100%
3am 1ft
1.1ft 5s 128.17° 1ft 7s   6 6 mph Mostly Cloudy 57°f 100%
6am Flat
0.3ft 1s 179.33° 0.8ft 4s 1ft 7s 6 7 mph Overcast 57°f 100%
9am 0-1ft
0.6ft 5s 108.97° 0.8ft 5s 1.4ft 7s 8 11 mph Cloudy 57°f 100%
Noon 1ft
1.1ft 5s 145.45° 1.3ft 7s   11 13 mph Sunny 59°f 100%
3pm 1ft
1.3ft 3s 146.57° 1.3ft 7s   13 16 mph Overcast 58°f 100%
6pm 1ft
1.1ft 4s 149.59° 0.2ft 8s 1.3ft 8s 9 11 mph Sunny 58°f 55%

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.

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