Fishing boat in the evening
Coast and sea

Marine observations

Latest observations overview

Last updated: .

East and North Coasts

Location Weather Air temp. (°C) Dew pt.
temp. (°C)
Sea temp. (°C) Humidity (%) Wind speed
& direction (knots)
Visibility (NM) Pressure (hPa) Wave
period (seconds)
Wave
height (metres)
Aberdeen Airport Sunny intervals 18 11 62 NNE 7 7 1,027
Boulmer Sunny day 13 8 72 SSE 9 7 1,028
Donna Nook Sunny day 11 8 82 ENE 4 5 1,030
F3 11 9 10 84 N 14 1,027 5 0.2
Foula
Kirkwall Overcast 12 7 72 WSW 3 16 1,028
Lerwick (S. Screen) Overcast 9 8 94 W 17 7 1,028
Leuchars Sunny day 20 9 48 SSE 7 7 1,027
Lossiemouth Light rain 10 9 93 ENE 5 3 1,029
Manston Sunny day 14 7 61 NNE 9 4 1,028
Sandettie
Shoeburyness Sunny day 16 7 52 ENE 11 9 1,028
Sule Skerry
Weybourne Sunny day 11 9 85 ENE 5 1,030
Wick John O Groats Airport Cloudy 10 9 88 ESE 9 10 1,029

Offshore

Location Weather Air temp. (°C) Dew pt.
temp. (°C)
Sea temp. (°C) Humidity (%) Wind speed
& direction (knots)
Visibility (NM) Pressure (hPa) Wave
period (seconds)
Wave
height (metres)
Brittany
Celtic Sea
Gascogne
K1 12 10 13 88 NNE 6 1,029 11 2.5
K2
K7
M6 11 11 11 99 S 14 1,026 9 2.3
Pap

South Coast

Location Weather Air temp. (°C) Dew pt.
temp. (°C)
Sea temp. (°C) Humidity (%) Wind speed
& direction (knots)
Visibility (NM) Pressure (hPa) Wave
period (seconds)
Wave
height (metres)
Bournemouth Airport Sunny day 23 6 32 S 5 11 1,027
Channel Lightship 16 8 11 58 NNE 16 10 1,027 7 0.5
Culdrose Sunny day 20 8 46 N 10 11 1,028
E1
Greenwich Light Vessel 14 7 11 59 NE 14 10 1,027 4 0.2
Guernsey Sunny day 17 7 52 NE 12 7 1,026
Jersey Sunny day 20 9 48 NE 9 7 1,025
Jersey Buoy
L4
Mount Batten Sunny day 19 6 41 SSW 5 9 1,028
Seven Stones 13 10 12 81 NNE 8 1,029 9 0.8

West Coast

Location Weather Air temp. (°C) Dew pt.
temp. (°C)
Sea temp. (°C) Humidity (%) Wind speed
& direction (knots)
Visibility (NM) Pressure (hPa) Wave
period (seconds)
Wave
height (metres)
Belfast International Airport Sunny day 19 13 65 SSE 2 5 1,028
Belmullet
Campbeltown Airport Overcast 13 10 81 NW 2 7 1,028
Crosby Sunny day 21 8 43 NNW 5 6 1,029
Islay Airport Overcast 12 10 89 WNW 4 9 1,028
K4
K5
M1
M2
M3
M4
M5
Malin Head
Roches Point
Ronaldsway Cloudy 16 7 55 SSW 3 5 1,029
Skye/Lusa
South Uist Range Cloudy 11 10 92 SSW 9 24 1,028
St. Bees Head Sunny day 17 6 49 SSW 5 6 1,029
Stornoway Overcast 11 9 85 SSW 10 26 1,028
Tiree
Valentia Observatory
Valley Sunny day 19 7 45 NNW 6 8 1,029

In the UK, the Maritime & Coastguard Agency (MCA) is responsible for the provision of Maritime Safety Information (MSI) to ships at sea, which includes the broadcast of warnings and forecasts. The Met Office initiates warnings and prepares routine forecasts for dissemination on behalf of the MCA.

Caution: The internet is not part of the Maritime Safety Information system and should never be relied upon as the only means to obtain the latest forecast and warning information. Access to the service may be interrupted or delayed from time to time, updates may also be delayed.

Please refer to GMDSS services, INMARSAT SafetyNET or international NAVTEX for the latest information. When using these web pages, always check that the page on your screen is not from your cache. Use the Refresh or Reload button if in any doubt.