Historic Forecast
Tue 01/10
0 ft
Wed 01/11
0 ft
Thu 01/12
0 ft
Fri 01/13
0 ft
Sat 01/14
1 ft
Sun 01/15
1 ft
Mon 01/16
1 ft
Surf Swell Rating Primary Swell Secondary Swell Wind Weather Prob.
Tuesday 01/10
12am Flat
13ft 17s 279.99°     23 29 mph Brief Showers Possible 49°f 95%
3am 1ft
2ft 6s 172.25° 13ft 17s   30 36 mph Brief Showers Possible 49°f 95%
6am 1ft
1.3ft 7s 165.17° 12.5ft 16s   29 36 mph Light Showers 48°f 100%
9am Flat
1ft 12s 353.38° 11.5ft 16s   28 33 mph Light Showers 48°f 100%
Noon Flat
1.2ft 11s 352.73° 10ft 15s   25 33 mph Light Showers 48°f 100%
3pm Flat
1.4ft 11s 353.18° 10.5ft 14s 0.4ft 17s 33 40 mph Light Rain 49°f 100%
6pm 0-1ft
1.4ft 11s 354.09° 10ft 14s   30 37 mph Brief Showers 48°f 75%
9pm 0-1ft
1.4ft 11s 354.19° 9.5ft 13s   30 38 mph Brief Showers 48°f 75%
Tide and daylight times for Kirkwall
Bu Sands
Low 12:52AM 1.87ft
High 7:37AM 8.56ft
Low 1:32PM 2.16ft
High 7:55PM 8.33ft
First Light 8:03AM
Sunrise 8:54AM
Sunset 3:44PM
Last Light 4:36PM
Wednesday 01/11
12am Flat
1.4ft 10s 353.79° 10.5ft 12s   40 58 mph Light Rain 52°f 75%
3am Flat
15ft 11s 277.52°     47 59 mph Light Rain 49°f 75%
6am Flat
15ft 12s 285.4°     46 58 mph Light Rain 47°f 100%
9am Flat
15ft 12s 288.52°     40 51 mph Light Showers Possible 47°f 100%
Noon Flat
15.5ft 13s 288.91°     42 54 mph Light Showers Possible 46°f 95%
3pm Flat
16.5ft 13s 288.93°     42 52 mph Light Showers 45°f 95%
6pm Flat
16.5ft 14s 288.96°     42 53 mph Light Showers 43°f 100%
9pm Flat
18ft 15s 289.59°     44 55 mph Light Showers Possible 43°f 100%
Tide and daylight times for Kirkwall
Bu Sands
Low 1:49AM 1.71ft
High 8:26AM 8.95ft
Low 2:27PM 1.84ft
High 8:46PM 8.63ft
First Light 8:02AM
Sunrise 8:53AM
Sunset 3:46PM
Last Light 4:37PM
Thursday 01/12
12am Flat
17ft 15s 290.63°     42 52 mph Light Showers Possible 43°f 100%
3am Flat
16ft 15s 292.08°     37 44 mph Brief Showers Possible 43°f 100%
6am Flat
14ft 14s 294.68°     32 37 mph Light Showers Possible 41°f 86%
9am Flat
13.5ft 14s 303.23°     25 30 mph Light Showers Possible 41°f 86%
Noon Flat
13ft 14s 310.84°     27 32 mph Brief Snow Showers 41°f 100%
3pm Flat
13ft 14s 314.52°     32 39 mph Brief Snow Flurries 40°f 100%
6pm Flat
14ft 14s 315.86°     39 47 mph Light Snow Showers 38°f 100%
9pm Flat
15.5ft 14s 312.21°     42 47 mph Light Snow 40°f 100%
Tide and daylight times for Kirkwall
Bu Sands
Low 2:41AM 1.54ft
High 9:12AM 9.32ft
Low 3:18PM 1.54ft
High 9:33PM 8.82ft
First Light 8:01AM
Sunrise 8:52AM
Sunset 3:48PM
Last Light 4:39PM
Friday 01/13
12am Flat
15.5ft 14s 319.1°     32 40 mph Brief Showers 46°f 95%
3am Flat
18.5ft 14s 335.01°     49 57 mph Light Rain 43°f 95%
6am Flat
17.5ft 14s 339.04°     43 51 mph Light Snow 39°f 100%
9am Flat
16ft 14s 338.16°     38 45 mph Light Snow 37°f 100%
Noon Flat
13.5ft 13s 335.28°     34 41 mph Light Snow 36°f 100%
3pm Flat
12ft 13s 331.06°     29 37 mph Cloudy 37°f 100%
6pm 1-2ft
7.5ft 12s 356° 6.5ft 13s   21 24 mph Light Snow 37°f 100%
9pm 1-2ft
6.5ft 12s 357.8° 6ft 13s   17 20 mph Light Snow 37°f 100%
Tide and daylight times for Kirkwall
Bu Sands
Low 3:29AM 1.44ft
High 9:55AM 9.51ft
Low 4:04PM 1.34ft
High 10:18PM 8.89ft
First Light 8:00AM
Sunrise 8:50AM
Sunset 3:50PM
Last Light 4:41PM
Saturday 01/14
12am 1-2ft
6.5ft 11s 353.21° 5ft 13s   26 31 mph Light Snow 37°f 100%
3am Flat
8.5ft 12s 325.27°     27 31 mph Light Snow 37°f 100%
6am Flat
8.5ft 11s 322.64°     25 29 mph Brief Snow Flurries 37°f 100%
9am Flat
8ft 10s 321.49°     24 29 mph Light Snow Showers 38°f 100%
Noon 1ft
5.5ft 10s 350° 5ft 12s   21 25 mph Light Snow Showers 38°f 100%
3pm 1ft
5ft 10s 353.48° 4.5ft 12s   17 19 mph Mostly Cloudy 40°f 100%
6pm 1ft
4.5ft 10s 355.4° 4.5ft 11s   3 6 mph Mostly Cloudy 40°f 100%
9pm 1ft
4ft 10s 356.67° 4.5ft 11s   15 16 mph Light Snow 41°f 100%
Tide and daylight times for Kirkwall
Bu Sands
Low 4:13AM 1.48ft
High 10:37AM 9.54ft
Low 4:48PM 1.31ft
High 11:01PM 8.76ft
First Light 7:59AM
Sunrise 8:49AM
Sunset 3:53PM
Last Light 4:43PM
Sunday 01/15
12am 1ft
3.5ft 10s 356.53° 1.7ft 3s 4ft 11s 22 26 mph Drizzle 40°f 100%
3am 1ft
3.5ft 11s 356.94° 2.5ft 4s 4ft 11s 20 22 mph Light Rain 41°f 100%
6am 1ft
3.5ft 11s 357.94° 1.8ft 4s 4ft 10s 11 13 mph Light Rain 42°f 100%
9am 1ft
3.5ft 11s 358.78° 4.5ft 10s   2 2 mph Fog 45°f 100%
Noon 1ft
3ft 12s 358.59° 5ft 11s   5 6 mph Fog 45°f 100%
3pm 1ft
3ft 13s 0.15999999999997° 5.5ft 11s   4 4 mph Mist 46°f 100%
6pm 1-2ft
3ft 13s 3.11° 5.5ft 12s   5 5 mph Cloudy 47°f 100%
9pm 1ft
3ft 12s 0.21000000000004° 5ft 12s   9 11 mph Drizzle 46°f 100%
Tide and daylight times for Kirkwall
Bu Sands
Low 4:56AM 1.64ft
High 11:17AM 9.38ft
Low 5:31PM 1.44ft
High 11:42PM 8.5ft
First Light 7:58AM
Sunrise 8:47AM
Sunset 3:55PM
Last Light 4:44PM
Monday 01/16
12am 1ft
2.5ft 12s 0.69999999999999° 1.3ft 4s 5ft 12s 13 16 mph Light Rain 46°f 100%
3am 1ft
2.5ft 12s 1.32° 5ft 12s   11 15 mph Light Rain 47°f 100%
6am 1ft
2ft 12s 1.91° 1ft 4s 5ft 12s 16 27 mph Light Rain 48°f 100%
9am 1ft
1.9ft 11s 2.57° 5ft 12s   15 26 mph Drizzle 48°f 100%
Noon 1ft
1.7ft 11s 3.29° 5ft 11s   15 26 mph Drizzle 48°f 100%
3pm 1ft
1.5ft 11s 4.03° 5ft 11s   14 21 mph Drizzle 49°f 100%
6pm 1ft
1.3ft 11s 4.72° 5.5ft 12s   14 22 mph Drizzle 49°f 100%
9pm 0-1ft
1.1ft 10s 5.04° 5.5ft 12s   14 19 mph Drizzle 49°f 100%
Tide and daylight times for Kirkwall
Bu Sands
Low 5:37AM 1.9ft
High 11:58AM 8.99ft
Low 6:13PM 1.71ft
First Light 7:56AM
Sunrise 8:46AM
Sunset 3:57PM
Last Light 4:46PM

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.