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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 Cloudy 15 12 82 SE 8 24 1,013
Boulmer Overcast 15 14 93 NNE 4 15 1,013
Donna Nook Sunny day 18 16 85 E 11 2 1,014
F3 19 16 19 85 E 11 2 1,015 7 0.3
Kirkwall Cloudy 14 13 93 SE 12 35 1,013
Lerwick (S. Screen) Cloudy 13 11 89 S 10 40 1,014
Leuchars Sunny intervals 16 12 74 ESE 12 18 1,013
Lossiemouth Cloudy 16 13 86 NNW 7 32 1,012
Manston Cloudy 21 13 64 ENE 9 10 1,014
Sandettie 19 16 19 84 ENE 14 2 1,014 7 0.3
Shoeburyness Cloudy 20 15 71 ESE 12 12 1,014
Weybourne Sunny day 22 12 53 SSE 10 32 1,014
Wick John O Groats Airport Overcast 14 13 91 SE 9 18 1,012

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 18 12 66 1,017 7 2.5
Gascogne
WNW 19 1,017 7 2.3
K1 18 15 18 83 WSW 20 1,015
K2 17
W 19 1,011
K7
M6
Pap 17 12 72 1,015

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 Sunny day 21 15 67 SE 7 18 1,013
Channel Lightship 18 16 17 91 NW 4 1,013
Culdrose Cloudy 17 13 75 NW 9 16 1,013
E1 18 17 93 1,013
Greenwich Light Vessel 19 16 18 84 E 8 10 1,013 9 0.2
Guernsey Cloudy 18 16 88 NNW 2 18 1,013
Jersey Cloudy 20 14 72 SE 7 24 1,012
Jersey Buoy
L4
Mount Batten Cloudy 19 16 80 W 6 15 1,013
Seven Stones 16 12 17 76 NW 11 26 1,014 9 2.5

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 Sunny intervals 17 11 68 WSW 4 13 1,012
Belmullet Light shower (day) 14 13 90 S 19 7 1,009
Campbeltown Airport Sunny day 16 13 83 S 10 8 1,012
Crosby Cloudy 20 14 69 S 7 1,012
Islay Airport Sunny day 16 13 81 SSE 10 12 1,011
K4
K5 14 12 14 90 S 24 1,002
M2 15 16 93 ESE 6 1,012 4 0.3
M3 16 17 88 SSW 17 1,012 7 2.6
M4 15 16 84 SSE 21 1,008 6 2.7
M5 16 17 69 W 10 1,013 7 1.6
Malin Head Cloudy 13 10 83 WSW 12 16 1,011
Roches Point Cloudy 15 10 70 WSW 12 24 1,013
Ronaldsway Overcast 16 14 89 SSE 3 21 1,013
Skye/Lusa
South Uist Range Cloudy 13 11 86 S 10 21 1,010
St. Bees Head Overcast 15 14 92 SSE 9 24 1,012
Stornoway Cloudy 14 10 78 SSW 11 18 1,011
Tiree Light rain 14 12 91 S 11 9 1,011
Valentia Observatory Cloudy 15 13 88 S 10 8 1,011
Valley Overcast 17 15 88 E 6 21 1,012

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