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The Sands of Breckon (Beach)

  • Heavy rain 13 °C

    8 °C

  • Sunny intervals 13 °C

    12 °C

  • Overcast 14 °C

    13 °C

  • Cloudy 14 °C

    13 °C

  • Cloudy 14 °C

    13 °C

  • Cloudy 14 °C

    13 °C

  • Cloudy 14 °C

    12 °C

Thursday (Thursday 21 September 2017)
Now 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
Heavy rain Heavy rain Light rain Light rain Light rain Light rain Overcast Cloudy Drizzle Heavy rain Heavy rain Light rain Heavy rain Heavy rain Heavy rain Heavy rain
≥95% 90% 60% 60% 50% 40% 20% 10% 40% 80% ≥95% 60% 90% 80% 90% 90%
Temperature (°C)
12 ° 12 ° 12 ° 12 ° 12 ° 11 ° 11 ° 11 ° 11 ° 11 ° 11 ° 11 ° 10 ° 10 ° 10 ° 10 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
S 10 13 S 9 12 SSW 9 12 SW 8 12 W 12 16 W 13 17 WNW 12 15 WNW 9 11 NW 10 13 NW 9 12 NW 10 13 NNW 10 12 NNW 10 12 NNW 11 14 NNW 11 14 NNW 10 13
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
P VP P G G E E VG VG G G G VG G G G
Humidity Expand
99% 100% 99% 98% 99% 95% 93% 90% 91% 92% 93% 92% 91% 94% 93% 93%
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Slight
UV index Expand
1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1
Sunrise: 06:45 Sunset: 19:08 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)
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
Heavy rain Light rain Light rain Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Partly cloudy night Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Sunny intervals Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Sunny intervals Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy
90% 50% 50% 10% 10% 10% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% 10% 10% 10% 10%
Temperature (°C)
10 ° 10 ° 10 ° 10 ° 10 ° 9 ° 9 ° 8 ° 9 ° 10 ° 12 ° 12 ° 13 ° 13 ° 13 ° 13 ° 13 ° 13 ° 12 ° 12 ° 12 ° 12 ° 12 ° 12 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
NNW 10 12 NNW 9 12 N 8 10 W 7 9 NW 8 11 WNW 7 9 W 6 9 SW 5 7 SW 7 10 SSW 7 10 S 8 11 S 11 14 S 12 16 SSE 14 19 SSE 16 21 SSE 16 22 SSE 17 23 SSE 17 23 SSE 17 22 SSE 16 22 SSE 16 23 SSE 17 23 SSE 17 24 SSE 18 26
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
G VG VG VG VG E VG VG VG E E E E E E E E E E VG VG VG VG VG
Humidity Expand
92% 94% 93% 93% 90% 90% 91% 94% 92% 85% 76% 74% 74% 74% 73% 75% 76% 80% 83% 84% 84% 85% 85% 84%
On or Off Shore Winds Expand
Offshore Sea State ∗ Expand
Slight
UV index Expand
1 1 1 1 2 2 2 2 1 1 1 1
Sunrise: 06:47 Sunset: 19:05 Moon phase: New Air pollution: 3

∗ 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)
00:00 01:00 04:00 07:00 10:00 13:00 16:00 19:00 22:00
Warnings
Cloudy Cloudy Overcast Cloudy Overcast Cloudy Overcast Cloudy Cloudy
10% 10% 10% 10% 10% <5% 10% <5% 10%
Temperature (°C)
12 ° 12 ° 13 ° 13 ° 14 ° 14 ° 14 ° 14 ° 14 °
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Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
SSE 20 28 SSE 20 28 SSE 21 30 SSE 22 31 SSE 24 35 SSE 26 38 SSE 26 38 SSE 26 37 SSE 27 39
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
VG VG VG VG VG VG G VG G
Humidity Expand
85% 86% 89% 90% 87% 85% 88% 90% 91%
On or Off Shore Winds Expand
Offshore Sea State ∗ Expand
Slight
UV index Expand
1 2 1
Sunrise: 06:50 Sunset: 19:02 Moon phase: New Air pollution: 3

∗ 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
Overcast Overcast Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy
10% 10% 10% 10% 10% <5% 10% 10%
Temperature (°C)
14 ° 14 ° 14 ° 14 ° 14 ° 14 ° 14 ° 13 °
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9 ° 9 ° 9 ° 10 ° 10 ° 10 ° 10 ° 10 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
SSE 27 38 SSE 27 38 SSE 26 37 SSE 26 37 SSE 26 37 SSE 25 35 SSE 22 31 SSE 21 29
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
G VG VG G VG VG VG VG
Humidity Expand
91% 90% 89% 88% 85% 84% 87% 89%
On or Off Shore Winds Expand
Offshore Sea State ∗ Expand
Slight Moderate
UV index Expand
1 1 1
Sunrise: 06:52 Sunset: 18:59 Moon phase: New Air pollution: 3

∗ 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% 20%
Temperature (°C)
13 ° 13 ° 13 ° 14 ° 14 ° 14 ° 14 ° 14 °
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10 ° 10 ° 10 ° 10 ° 11 ° 11 ° 10 ° 10 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
SSE 20 28 SSE 19 27 SSE 19 26 SSE 20 28 SSE 20 29 SSE 20 27 SSE 21 28 SSE 22 31
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
G G G G G G G G
Humidity Expand
90% 92% 92% 90% 89% 90% 92% 92%
On or Off Shore Winds Expand
Offshore Sea State ∗ Expand
Moderate
UV index Expand
1 1 1
Sunrise: 06:54 Sunset: 18:56 Moon phase: Waxing crescent Air pollution: 3

∗ 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.

Tuesday (Tuesday 26 September 2017)
01:00 04:00 07:00 10:00 13:00 16:00 19:00 22:00
Warnings
Overcast Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Cloudy Partly cloudy night
10% 20% 20% 10% 10% <5% 10% <5%
Temperature (°C)
14 ° 14 ° 13 ° 14 ° 14 ° 14 ° 14 ° 14 °
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Feels like temperature (°C) Expand
10 ° 10 ° 10 ° 10 ° 10 ° 10 ° 10 ° 9 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
SSE 23 31 SSE 23 31 SSE 23 31 SE 23 32 SE 23 32 SE 24 33 SE 24 34 SE 25 35
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
G G G G G VG VG VG
Humidity Expand
92% 91% 91% 90% 89% 89% 88% 88%
On or Off Shore Winds Expand
Offshore Sea State ∗ Expand
Moderate Slight
UV index Expand
1 1 1
Sunrise: 06:57 Sunset: 18:53 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.

Wednesday (Wednesday 27 September 2017)
01:00 04:00 07:00 10:00 13:00 16:00 19:00 22:00
Warnings
Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Overcast Overcast Cloudy
10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 20% 20% 20%
Temperature (°C)
14 ° 14 ° 14 ° 14 ° 14 ° 14 ° 14 ° 13 °
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Feels like temperature (°C) Expand
9 ° 9 ° 9 ° 9 ° 9 ° 9 ° 9 ° 9 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
SE 26 35 SE 26 35 SE 26 36 SE 27 38 SE 28 39 SE 27 37 SE 27 37 SSE 25 35
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
VG G G G G VG G G
Humidity Expand
88% 88% 88% 87% 85% 85% 86% 88%
On or Off Shore Winds Expand
Offshore Sea State ∗ Expand
No Data
UV index Expand
1 1 1
Sunrise: 06:59 Sunset: 18:50 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.

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Tiree Cloudy 56.497 -6.887
Birmingham Cloudy 52.486 -1.889
Glasgow Cloudy 55.864 -4.25
Manchester Heavy rain 53.479 -2.247
Brighton Cloudy 50.822 -0.136
Dover Sunny intervals 51.126 1.318
Exeter Light rain 50.718 -3.533
Lincoln Light rain 53.23 -0.539
Norwich Cloudy 52.63 1.299
Peterborough Cloudy 52.569 -0.239
Swindon Sunny intervals 51.556 -1.778
York Heavy rain 53.962 -1.079
Aberdeen Heavy rain 57.15 -2.093
Pembroke Light rain 51.673 -4.908
Ullapool Light rain 57.896 -5.16
Inverness Heavy rain 57.478 -4.223
Kendal Heavy rain 54.328 -2.745
Londonderry (Derry) Sunny intervals 54.995 -7.323
Newtown (Powys) Heavy rain 52.512 -3.312
Fort William Heavy rain 56.82 -5.104
Belfast Cloudy 54.596 -5.93
Caernarfon Light rain 53.139 -4.273
Camborne Light rain 50.212 -5.294
Cardiff Heavy shower day 51.481 -3.178
Dumfries Light rain 55.071 -3.604
Edinburgh Light rain 55.953 -3.187
Lerwick Light rain 60.154 -1.143
London Sunny intervals 51.508 -0.125
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Wick (Highland) Heavy rain 58.439 -3.092
  • Regional
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Regional Forecast for Orkney & Shetland

Headline:

Cloudy with outbreaks of rain

Today:

A cloudy day with outbreaks of rain. The rain will be persistent and heavy at times especially across Shetland through the afternoon with the best of any drier interludes across Orkney. Winds soon becoming mainly light. Maximum temperature 14 °C.

Tonight:

Remaining cloudy this evening with outbreaks of rain, heavy at times across Shetland. Drier clearer conditions reach Orkney towards midnight and then Shetland through the early hours. Mainly light winds. Minimum temperature 5 °C.

Friday:

A bright morning with some good spells of sunshine developing. However cloud looks set to increases during the afternoon with a few spots of rain possible. Strengthening southerly winds. Maximum temperature 14 °C.

Outlook for Saturday to Monday:

Mainly dry and, especially across Orkney, bright on Saturday with strong southerly winds. Sunday and Monday look generally cloudy with outbreaks of rain and strong southerly or southeasterly winds.

Updated: 03:30 on Thu 21 Sep 2017 BST

UK forecast for the next 5 days

Headline:

Rain in the west moving east later.

Today:

Morning wind and rain in Scotland, Wales and western England will move eastwards, leaving brighter weather behind it later. Eastern England will be dry and bright all morning but become cloudier later. Northern Ireland will have sunshine and showers.

Tonight:

Rain in central England will move further east and then clear, leaving the UK with a mainly dry, clear and cold night. A few mist and fog patches will form.

Friday:

Morning mist patches may be slow to clear but it will become dry and bright in the east. Rain in Northern Ireland will move into Scotland, Wales and western England.

Outlook for Saturday to Monday:

Saturday will be bright and breezy for most, and windy in the northwest. Sunday and Monday are likely to be wet in the west, but largely dry in the east.

Updated: 04:13 on Thu 21 Sep 2017 BST

Outlook for the UK over the next 6-30 days

UK Outlook for Monday 25 Sep 2017 to Wednesday 4 Oct 2017:

Next week there will be plenty of dry weather, but there will be light rain for a time. It will be rather warm during the day time, but it is likely to be chilly at night with some mist or fog patches possible, which may last well into the morning on some days. The second half of the week will be more unsettled with wet and windy weather more likely in the northwest, with a risk of gales or perhaps severe gales. The best of the drier and brighter weather will be in the southeast. Into the start of October there is an increased chance of all parts seeing the unsettled conditions, with rain and stronger winds likely at times.

UK Outlook for Thursday 5 Oct 2017 to Thursday 19 Oct 2017:

Through early October there is considerable uncertainty in the forecast. It will be changeable, with the northwest likely to see more unsettled conditions with strong winds or gales possible, with perhaps more settled interludes in the southeast. Temperatures will be close to or slightly above normal. 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: 04:13 on Thu 21 Sep 2017 BST

Location details

The Sands of Breckon (Beach)

Location
60.726, -1.035
Altitude
0.0 m above mean sea level

The Sands of Breckon (Beach) tide times

Thursday's tide times

(local port - Bluemull Sound)

Tide UK local time Height (m)
Low 04:20 0.3
High 11:05 2.8
Low 16:32 0.6
High 23:15 3

Friday's tide times

(local port - Bluemull Sound)

Tide UK local time Height (m)
Low 04:56 0.4
High 11:38 2.7
Low 17:08 0.6
High 23:51 2.9

Saturday's tide times

(local port - Bluemull Sound)

Tide UK local time Height (m)
Low 05:31 0.5
High 12:11 2.7
Low 17:43 0.7

Sunday's tide times

(local port - Bluemull Sound)

Tide UK local time Height (m)
High 00:26 2.8
Low 06:06 0.7
High 12:43 2.5
Low 18:18 0.8

Monday's tide times

(local port - Bluemull Sound)

Tide UK local time Height (m)
High 01:01 2.6
Low 06:39 0.8
High 13:17 2.4
Low 18:53 0.9

Tuesday's tide times

(local port - Bluemull Sound)

Tide UK local time Height (m)
High 01:40 2.3
Low 07:15 1
High 13:53 2.3
Low 19:35 1.1

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