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Fraserburgh (Beach)

Thursday 8 December

High Low High
06:27 12:23 18:36
3.2 m 1.6 m 3.3 m
Weather conditions Wind speed/direction On/Offshore wind direction
Sunny intervals SW 13
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Friday 9 December

Low High Low High
01:06 07:35 13:38 19:45
1.3 m 3.3 m 1.6 m 3.4 m
Weather conditions Wind speed/direction On/Offshore wind direction
Cloudy SSW 16
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Saturday 10 December

Low High Low High
02:14 08:38 14:43 20:49
1.2 m 3.5 m 1.4 m 3.6 m
Weather conditions Wind speed/direction On/Offshore wind direction
Sunny intervals SSW 14
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Sunday 11 December

Low High Low High
03:13 09:33 15:40 21:45
1.1 m 3.6 m 1.2 m 3.8 m
Weather conditions Wind speed/direction On/Offshore wind direction
Cloudy W 22
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Monday 12 December

Low High Low High
04:07 10:22 16:33 22:37
1.0 m 3.8 m 1.1 m 3.9 m
Weather conditions Wind speed/direction On/Offshore wind direction
Cloudy S 13
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Regional forecast for Grampian

This Evening and Tonight:

Dry this evening with mostly clear skies and light winds. Turning chilly overnight with a touch of frost for parts of Aberdeenshire and Moray. Cloud will increase from the southwest overnight but staying dry. Minimum Temperature 0 °C.

Friday:

Rather cloudy with some patchy rain, this mostly across southern and eastern Aberdeenshire. Becoming drier by evening. Mild again. Maximum Temperature 12 °C.

Outlook for Saturday to Monday:

A few showers in the north and west over the weekend otherwise dry and breezy but feeling a little colder. Some snow on the mountain tops. Dry on Monday.

Updated at: 1420 on Thu 8 Dec 2016


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What are tides?

Tides refer to the rise and fall of a body of water, most commonly seen in the oceans; caused by the interaction between the moon, sun and Earth.

As the positions of Earth, sun and moon change in relation to each other, the gravitational pull and centrifugal forces acting upon the oceans vary and it is these differences that cause fluctuation in the height of the sea which we see at the tides going out and in.

In the UK we mostly experience a semi-diurnal tide which means we experience two high tides and two low tides each day. These occur approximately every 12 hours and 25 minutes.