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East and North Coasts

Location Weather
Air Temp.(°C)
Dew pt.
temp. (°C)
Sea temp. (°C)
Humidity (%)
Wind speed
& direction
Visibility (NM)
Pressure (hPa)
Wave
period (seconds)
Wave
height (metres)
Aberdeen Airport Overcast 7 5 87 S 9 26 1,000
Boulmer Overcast 7 5 86 S 10 21 1,003
Donna Nook Overcast 7 5 90 SSW 3 14 1,007
F3
Foula
Kirkwall Overcast 8 8 98 SE 14 26 997
Lerwick (S. Screen) Cloudy 7 3 74 SE 13 40 1,000
Leuchars Heavy rain 8 6 88 SSW 10 10 1,001
Lossiemouth Light rain 7 5 91 S 4 5 998
Manston Clear night 11 11 100 S 7 2 1,009
Sandettie
Shoeburyness Mist 11 11 99 SSW 7 4 1,009
Sule Skerry
Weybourne Cloudy 9 8 91 SSE 10 26 1,007
Wick John O Groats Airport Overcast 9 5 77 S 9 21 997

Offshore

Location Weather
Air Temp.(°C)
Dew pt.
temp. (°C)
Sea temp. (°C)
Humidity (%)
Wind speed
& direction
Visibility (NM)
Pressure (hPa)
Wave
period (seconds)
Wave
height (metres)
Brittany 15 9 70 W 18 1,012 5 1.5
Celtic Sea
Gascogne
SW 19 1,013 5 1.6
K1
K2
K7 10 6 76 SE 23 996 6 1.8
M6
Pap

South Coast

Location Weather
Air Temp.(°C)
Dew pt.
temp. (°C)
Sea temp. (°C)
Humidity (%)
Wind speed
& direction
Visibility (NM)
Pressure (hPa)
Wave
period (seconds)
Wave
height (metres)
Bournemouth Airport Partly cloudy (night) 13 11 89 SW 7 15 1,008
Channel Lightship 15 13 15 88 SW 19 10 1,009 5 0.9
Culdrose Cloudy 11 10 93 WSW 10 14 1,007
E1
Greenwich Light Vessel
Guernsey Clear night 13 12 92 SW 11 18 1,010
Jersey Clear night 13 12 92 SSW 10 16 1,010
Jersey Buoy
L4
Mount Batten Cloudy 10 10 98 W 2 5 1,008
Seven Stones

West Coast

Location Weather
Air Temp.(°C)
Dew pt.
temp. (°C)
Sea temp. (°C)
Humidity (%)
Wind speed
& direction
Visibility (NM)
Pressure (hPa)
Wave
period (seconds)
Wave
height (metres)
Belfast International Airport Light rain 8 7 94 S 11 6 999
Belmullet Partly cloudy (night) 10 5 72 W 12 12 1,000
Campbeltown Airport Overcast 8 7 90 S 12 9 999
Crosby Light shower (night) 8 4 79 S 9 26 1,005
Islay Airport
K4
K5
M1
M2 12 14 82 SSW 23 1,001
M3
M4 11 13 75 W 19 998 7 3.5
M5 12 14 83 SW 23 1,004 4 1.8
Malin Head Cloudy 9 6 81 SW 17 21 997
Roches Point Cloudy 10 8 89 NW 16 26 1,003
Ronaldsway Light rain 11 8 82 SW 22 4 1,002
Skye/Lusa
South Uist Range Overcast 9 6 79 SW 17 21 994
St. Bees Head Overcast 9 6 81 S 19 11 1,002
Stornoway Light rain 9 6 87 SSW 20 12 994
Tiree Cloudy 8 6 92 SW 6 32 996
Valentia Observatory Light shower (night) 10 5 72 WNW 12 10 1,004
Valley Overcast 11 6 74 SSW 23 11 1,003

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