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Whitesands Bay (Beach)

  • Sunny day 17 °C

    11 °C

  • Cloudy 17 °C

    13 °C

  • Heavy rain 14 °C

    8 °C

  • Cloudy 15 °C

    12 °C

  • Cloudy 18 °C

    13 °C

  • Cloudy 17 °C

    10 °C

  • Cloudy 16 °C

    12 °C

Tuesday (Tuesday 19 September 2017)
Now 21:00 22:00 23:00
Warnings
Clear night Clear night Clear night Clear night
<5% <5% <5% <5%
Temperature (°C)
13 ° 12 ° 12 ° 12 °
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Feels like temperature (°C) Expand
12 ° 11 ° 10 ° 10 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
SW 6 13 SW 7 14 SW 9 20 SW 8 18
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
VG VG VG VG
Humidity Expand
73% 77% 77% 79%
On or Off Shore Winds Expand
Offshore Sea State ∗ Expand
Smooth (wavelets)
UV index Expand
Sunrise: 06:48 Sunset: 19:18 Moon phase: Waning crescent Air pollution: 2

∗ Offshore sea state reflects conditions beyond the zone where waves are breaking on final approach to the shore and up to several kilometres from the shore. It is not, however, meant to represent conditions in the open ocean, far from land.

Wednesday (Wednesday 20 September 2017)
00:00 01:00 02:00 03:00 04:00 05:00 06:00 07:00 08:00 09:00 10:00 11:00 12:00 13:00 14:00 15:00 16:00 17:00 18:00 19:00 20:00 21:00 22:00 23:00
Warnings
Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Overcast Light rain Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Light rain Heavy rain Light rain Light rain
<5% <5% <5% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% <5% <5% 10% 10% 30% 50% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 20% 50% 80% 50% 40%
Temperature (°C)
11 ° 11 ° 11 ° 11 ° 12 ° 12 ° 12 ° 12 ° 13 ° 14 ° 15 ° 16 ° 16 ° 16 ° 16 ° 17 ° 16 ° 16 ° 16 ° 16 ° 15 ° 15 ° 15 ° 15 °
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Feels like temperature (°C) Expand
10 ° 10 ° 11 ° 11 ° 11 ° 12 ° 12 ° 12 ° 12 ° 13 ° 14 ° 14 ° 14 ° 14 ° 15 ° 15 ° 15 ° 15 ° 15 ° 15 ° 14 ° 13 ° 13 ° 14 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
SW 8 19 W 4 15 N 3 8 ENE 4 5 E 3 6 NE 2 8 W 5 12 SW 4 10 NW 5 10 N 6 11 NW 7 14 SSW 12 23 SW 11 21 WSW 12 22 WSW 12 21 SW 11 20 SW 10 19 SSW 9 15 SSE 7 13 S 7 13 SE 10 13 ESE 13 17 ESE 13 19 SE 10 19
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
VG VG VG VG VG G VG VG G VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG G VG VG
Humidity Expand
79% 84% 85% 85% 85% 89% 91% 92% 91% 87% 83% 82% 82% 82% 81% 80% 81% 82% 83% 85% 86% 89% 89% 88%
On or Off Shore Winds Expand
Offshore Sea State ∗ Expand
Smooth (wavelets)
UV index Expand
1 1 1 1 2 2 2 2 2 1 1 1 1
Sunrise: 06:50 Sunset: 19:15 Moon phase: Waning crescent Air pollution: 2

∗ Offshore sea state reflects conditions beyond the zone where waves are breaking on final approach to the shore and up to several kilometres from the shore. It is not, however, meant to represent conditions in the open ocean, far from land.

Thursday (Thursday 21 September 2017)
00:00 01:00 04:00 07:00 10:00 13:00 16:00 19:00 22:00
Warnings
Cloudy Cloudy Overcast Overcast Heavy rain Heavy rain Cloudy Light rain Cloudy
10% 10% 10% 50% 80% 90% 20% 50% 20%
Temperature (°C)
15 ° 16 ° 14 ° 13 ° 13 ° 13 ° 13 ° 12 ° 11 °
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Feels like temperature (°C) Expand
14 ° 13 ° 13 ° 12 ° 11 ° 12 ° 12 ° 12 ° 10 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
S 11 23 SSW 13 25 W 10 17 W 9 14 WSW 9 14 W 8 12 WSW 9 13 WSW 6 10 W 8 14
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
VG VG VG VG G G G G G
Humidity Expand
88% 88% 89% 89% 89% 86% 82% 87% 87%
On or Off Shore Winds Expand
Offshore Sea State ∗ Expand
Smooth (wavelets) Slight Smooth (wavelets)
UV index Expand
1 1 1 1
Sunrise: 06:52 Sunset: 19:13 Moon phase: New Air pollution: 2

∗ Offshore sea state reflects conditions beyond the zone where waves are breaking on final approach to the shore and up to several kilometres from the shore. It is not, however, meant to represent conditions in the open ocean, far from land.

Friday (Friday 22 September 2017)
01:00 04:00 07:00 10:00 13:00 16:00 19:00 22:00
Warnings
Partly cloudy night Clear night Clear night Sunny intervals Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Partly cloudy night
10% <5% <5% <5% 10% 10% 10% <5%
Temperature (°C)
10 ° 9 ° 9 ° 13 ° 15 ° 15 ° 14 ° 13 °
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Feels like temperature (°C) Expand
8 ° 7 ° 6 ° 11 ° 12 ° 12 ° 11 ° 11 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
WSW 9 14 SW 8 14 SSW 9 15 S 10 19 S 12 22 S 16 28 S 16 27 S 15 25
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG
Humidity Expand
89% 87% 89% 78% 68% 69% 78% 85%
On or Off Shore Winds Expand
Offshore Sea State ∗ Expand
Smooth (wavelets) Slight Smooth (wavelets) Slight
UV index Expand
1 2 1 1
Sunrise: 06:54 Sunset: 19:10 Moon phase: New Air pollution: 2

∗ Offshore sea state reflects conditions beyond the zone where waves are breaking on final approach to the shore and up to several kilometres from the shore. It is not, however, meant to represent conditions in the open ocean, far from land.

Saturday (Saturday 23 September 2017)
01:00 04:00 07:00 10:00 13:00 16:00 19:00 22:00
Warnings
Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy
<5% 10% <5% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10%
Temperature (°C)
13 ° 13 ° 13 ° 15 ° 18 ° 18 ° 16 ° 15 °
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Feels like temperature (°C) Expand
11 ° 11 ° 11 ° 13 ° 15 ° 15 ° 14 ° 13 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
S 12 21 S 9 16 S 10 17 SSE 12 20 S 14 24 S 13 23 SSE 13 21 SSE 14 22
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
VG G VG VG VG VG VG VG
Humidity Expand
87% 90% 91% 84% 73% 71% 77% 78%
On or Off Shore Winds Expand
Offshore Sea State ∗ Expand
Slight
UV index Expand
1 2 1
Sunrise: 06:56 Sunset: 19:07 Moon phase: New Air pollution: 2

∗ Offshore sea state reflects conditions beyond the zone where waves are breaking on final approach to the shore and up to several kilometres from the shore. It is not, however, meant to represent conditions in the open ocean, far from land.

Sunday (Sunday 24 September 2017)
01:00 04:00 07:00 10:00 13:00 16:00 19:00 22:00
Warnings
Cloudy Light shower night Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy
10% 40% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% <5%
Temperature (°C)
14 ° 13 ° 13 ° 15 ° 16 ° 16 ° 14 ° 12 °
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Feels like temperature (°C) Expand
12 ° 11 ° 11 ° 13 ° 14 ° 15 ° 13 ° 11 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
SSE 14 23 S 14 23 S 11 17 SSW 10 17 SSW 10 18 SSW 9 17 S 7 11 SSW 6 9
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG
Humidity Expand
78% 83% 88% 83% 72% 69% 84% 91%
On or Off Shore Winds Expand
Offshore Sea State ∗ Expand
Slight Smooth (wavelets)
UV index Expand
1 2 1
Sunrise: 06:58 Sunset: 19:05 Moon phase: New

∗ Offshore sea state reflects conditions beyond the zone where waves are breaking on final approach to the shore and up to several kilometres from the shore. It is not, however, meant to represent conditions in the open ocean, far from land.

Monday (Monday 25 September 2017)
01:00 04:00 07:00 10:00 13:00 16:00 19:00 22:00
Warnings
Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy
10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10%
Temperature (°C)
11 ° 11 ° 10 ° 13 ° 16 ° 15 ° 14 ° 13 °
Show detail Show detail
Feels like temperature (°C) Expand
10 ° 9 ° 9 ° 12 ° 14 ° 14 ° 12 ° 11 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
SSW 6 9 SSW 6 9 SSE 7 11 SSE 8 14 SSE 10 19 SSE 11 19 SSE 11 17 SSE 11 17
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
G G G VG VG VG VG G
Humidity Expand
93% 94% 94% 86% 76% 77% 86% 90%
On or Off Shore Winds Expand
Offshore Sea State ∗ Expand
No Data
UV index Expand
1 2 1
Sunrise: 07:00 Sunset: 19:02 Moon phase: Waxing crescent

∗ Offshore sea state reflects conditions beyond the zone where waves are breaking on final approach to the shore and up to several kilometres from the shore. It is not, however, meant to represent conditions in the open ocean, far from land.

< Whitesands Bay (Beach) last 24 hours Issued at:
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Met Office 20:00, Tue
Tiree Heavy rain 56.497 -6.887
Birmingham Partly cloudy night 52.486 -1.889
Glasgow Partly cloudy night 55.864 -4.25
Manchester Clear night 53.479 -2.247
Brighton Partly cloudy night 50.822 -0.136
Dover Clear night 51.126 1.318
Exeter Cloudy 50.718 -3.533
Lincoln Clear night 53.23 -0.539
Norwich Clear night 52.63 1.299
Peterborough Clear night 52.569 -0.239
Swindon Clear night 51.556 -1.778
York Clear night 53.962 -1.079
Aberdeen Clear night 57.15 -2.093
Pembroke Cloudy 51.673 -4.908
Ullapool Cloudy 57.896 -5.16
Inverness Clear night 57.478 -4.223
Kendal Partly cloudy night 54.328 -2.745
Londonderry (Derry) Cloudy 54.995 -7.323
Newtown (Powys) Cloudy 52.512 -3.312
Fort William Cloudy 56.82 -5.104
Belfast Light rain 54.596 -5.93
Caernarfon Cloudy 53.139 -4.273
Camborne Cloudy 50.212 -5.294
Cardiff Partly cloudy night 51.481 -3.178
Dumfries Partly cloudy night 55.071 -3.604
Edinburgh Clear night 55.953 -3.187
Lerwick Partly cloudy night 60.154 -1.143
London Clear night 51.508 -0.125
Newcastle Upon Tyne Clear night 54.978 -1.616
Pitlochry Clear night 56.705 -3.728
Southampton Partly cloudy night 50.909 -1.403
Stornoway Cloudy 58.211 -6.384
Wick (Highland) Clear night 58.439 -3.092
  • Regional
  • UK 5 days
  • UK 6-30 days

Regional Forecast for Dumfries, Galloway, Lothian & Borders

Headline:

Cloud increasing overnight with outbreaks of rain on Wednesday.

This Evening and Tonight:

Some late sunshine then clear spells across the east but soon becoming cloudy across Dumfries and Galloway. Cloud spreads east overnight with patchy mainly light rain developing. freshening southerly breeze developing. Minimum temperature 7 °C.

Wednesday:

Rather cloudy with outbreaks of rain, although brighter at times across the Lothians and eastern Borders. The rain becomes heavier and more persistent in the afternoon, especially in the west. Maximum temperature 18 °C.

Outlook for Thursday to Saturday:

Cloudy with rain in east Thursday but drier conditions spread east. Rain for a time on Friday but Saturday looks mainly dry with cloud increasing as the southerly winds strengthens.

Updated: 14:35 on Tue 19 Sep 2017 BST

UK forecast for the next 5 days

Headline:

Dry overnight for most, but rain in the northwest.

This Evening and Tonight:

A mostly dry night across the UK, although some cloud and rain pushing into Northern Ireland and western Scotland, and the odd light shower in the southwest.

Wednesday:

Outbreaks of rain continuing in northwestern parts, along with some locally strong winds for western coasts and hills. Dry with sunny spells in the southeast.

Outlook for Thursday to Saturday:

Rain spreading eastwards Thursday. Mostly dry and sunny on Friday but rain arriving in the northwest, and then west later. Mainly dry and fine on Saturday, cloudier in the north.

Updated: 14:34 on Tue 19 Sep 2017 BST

Outlook for the UK over the next 6-30 days

UK Outlook for Sunday 24 Sep 2017 to Tuesday 3 Oct 2017:

Through to the end of September it will probably stay rather unsettled in the north and western half of the UK, with rain and stronger winds at times, perhaps even gales for the far northwest next week. Further south and east there will be more in the way of sunshine and lighter winds. It is likely to become quite warm during the day at times, especially in the south and east, but with chilly nights in the forecast. There may be some mist and fog patches around first thing and these may last well into the morning on some days. Early in October the rather unsettled weather in the northwest will probably extend into the rest of the UK.

UK Outlook for Wednesday 4 Oct 2017 to Wednesday 18 Oct 2017:

As we head further into October there is considerable uncertainty in the forecast, although it looks most likely to be settled in the south and southeast at first, with the best of the dry and sunny weather. A more marked northwest-southeast split could develop again across the UK, bringing rain and strong winds across the northwest, with more unsettled conditions probably reaching all areas by the second half of the week. Temperatures will be close to or slightly above normal, with the south and southeast perhaps rather warm by day at first. However,there will be some chilly nights with early morning mist and fog as well as an increased chance of frost, most likely in the north.

Updated: 14:34 on Tue 19 Sep 2017 BST

Location details

Whitesands Bay (Beach)

Location
55.989, -2.466
Altitude
0.0 m above mean sea level

Whitesands Bay (Beach) tide times

Tuesday's tide times

(local port - Dunbar)

Tide UK local time Height (m)
High 02:27 5.3
Low 08:51 0.8
High 14:52 5.3
Low 21:01 1.1

Wednesday's tide times

(local port - Dunbar)

Tide UK local time Height (m)
High 03:09 5.5
Low 09:32 0.6
High 15:31 5.4
Low 21:40 0.9

Thursday's tide times

(local port - Dunbar)

Tide UK local time Height (m)
High 03:50 5.5
Low 10:10 0.6
High 16:10 5.4
Low 22:17 0.9

Friday's tide times

(local port - Dunbar)

Tide UK local time Height (m)
High 04:30 5.5
Low 10:46 0.6
High 16:48 5.3
Low 22:50 1

Saturday's tide times

(local port - Dunbar)

Tide UK local time Height (m)
High 05:11 5.4
Low 11:16 0.8
High 17:27 5.2
Low 23:17 1.1

Sunday's tide times

(local port - Dunbar)

Tide UK local time Height (m)
High 05:51 5.2
Low 11:38 1.1
High 18:04 5
Low 23:35 1.4

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