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Marine observations

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Latest observations -

  • East and North Coasts
  • Offshore
  • West Coast
  • South Coast

East and North Coasts

Type Location Weather Air Temp.
(°C)
Dew Pt. Temp.
(°C)
Sea Temp.
(°C)
Humidity (%) Wind speed &
direction (knots)
Visibility
(n.miles)
Pressure (hPa) Wave Period
(seconds)
Wave Height
(metres)
orange marker Shoeburyness Partly cloudy night 20 14 68 W 4 26 1,017
orange marker Manston Overcast 19 16 84 SW 11 14 1,018
orange marker Lerwick (S. Screen) Fog 13 13 99 S 10 < 1 1,006
orange marker Kirkwall Overcast 14 13 94 WSW 14 21 1,006
orange marker Lossiemouth Cloudy 16 11 73 W 7 32 1,008
orange marker Wick John O Groats Airport Cloudy 15 12 86 WSW 6 24 1,007
orange marker Aberdeen Airport Cloudy 18 11 66 W 10 26 1,008
orange marker Leuchars Cloudy 16 14 90 W 7 21 1,010
orange marker Boulmer Cloudy 17 15 92 SSW 8 10 1,012
orange marker Donna Nook Partly cloudy night 18 14 79 SSW 4 13 1,015
orange marker Weybourne Partly cloudy night 19 15 77 SW 9 26 1,016

Offshore

There are no latest observations for the marine sites in this region.

South Coast

Type Location Weather Air Temp.
(°C)
Dew Pt. Temp.
(°C)
Sea Temp.
(°C)
Humidity (%) Wind speed &
direction (knots)
Visibility
(n.miles)
Pressure (hPa) Wave Period
(seconds)
Wave Height
(metres)
orange marker Mount Batten Overcast 17 14 81 W 10 10 1,021
orange marker Bournemouth Airport Clear night 17 14 83 WNW 5 8 1,019
orange marker Guernsey Cloudy 17 15 90 W 11 10 1,022
orange marker Jersey Cloudy 17 16 91 W 13 16 1,022
blue marker L4 17 15 86 1,021

West Coast

Type Location Weather Air Temp.
(°C)
Dew Pt. Temp.
(°C)
Sea Temp.
(°C)
Humidity (%) Wind speed &
direction (knots)
Visibility
(n.miles)
Pressure (hPa) Wave Period
(seconds)
Wave Height
(metres)
orange marker Belfast International Airport Cloudy 17 16 94 SW 9 5 1,012
orange marker Stornoway Overcast 13 12 93 WSW 9 18 1,007
orange marker Tiree Overcast 14 13 97 WSW 9 1 1,010
orange marker Campbeltown Airport Overcast 15 15 97 S 2 12 1,011
orange marker Islay Airport Light rain 15 14 98 SSE 3 3 1,011
orange marker St. Bees Head Cloudy 16 15 96 SW 14 9 1,014
orange marker Ronaldsway Overcast 17 15 86 WSW 9 16 1,014
orange marker Crosby Partly cloudy night 18 15 82 SW 14 24 1,016
– = No data

Latest marine observations

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