Cloud is expected to increase across Orkney later this afternoon. Freshening southeasterly winds. Maximum temperature 13 °C.
The showers more frequent, heavier over Orkney. Maximum temperature 15 °C.
Becoming mainly dry over Orkney in the afternoon with a little sunshine possible. Maximum temperature 17 °C.
Maximum temperature 21 °C.
Additional buses on West Mainland Show day & free shuttle bus County Show Day
There’s still time take part in the Big Butterfly Count which runs until 7th of August.
Lighter winds for Orkney. Maximum temperature 16 °C
Image by Noel Donaldson
A study, by the University of Exeter and the Wildfowl & Wetlands Trust (WWT), into the behaviour of mute and whooper swans revealed that they’d give up time they should be resting to quarrel over the best feeding spots.
Freshening southeasterly winds in the afternoon, becoming strong by evening. Maximum temperature 9 °C.