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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 10 9 94 8 992
Boulmer Mist 10 10 99 SSE 5 3 994
Donna Nook Overcast 13 12 95 SSE 9 4 996
F3
Foula
Kirkwall Light shower (night) 9 8 96 NE 25 2 994
Lerwick (S. Screen) Drizzle 8 5 84 NE 22 5 997
Leuchars Overcast 12 9 83 SSE 5 16 992
Lossiemouth Heavy rain 11 10 95 E 5 5 991
Manston Heavy rain 14 14 99 SE 14 2 997
Sandettie
Shoeburyness Heavy rain 14 13 98 SE 8 3 997
Sule Skerry
Weybourne Drizzle 14 13 95 SSE 10 8 997
Wick John O Groats Airport Mist 11 10 98 NE 20 3 993

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 12 83 WNW 12 993 7 2.5
Celtic Sea
Gascogne
SW 18 996 6 1.8
K1
K2
K7 9 3 67 NE 26 1,001 8 4.3
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 Heavy rain 14 14 98 E 4 < 1 993
Channel Lightship
Culdrose Overcast 13 13 99 ENE 6 < 1 992
E1
Greenwich Light Vessel
Guernsey Heavy rain 14 14 100 SE 11 < 1 991
Jersey Heavy rain 14 14 100 SE 13 2 992
Jersey Buoy
L4
Mount Batten Light rain 14 14 98 NE 4 1 992
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 Cloudy 11 10 92 S 11 16 989
Belmullet Cloudy 11 9 90 N 21 5 994
Campbeltown Airport Overcast 12 11 89 S 18 12 988
Crosby Overcast 14 13 93 S 9 6 993
Islay Airport Mist 12 12 99 SSE 8 1 987
K4
K5
M1
M2 13 14 84 SSW 16 991
M3
M4 11 13 89 N 31 994 8 5.3
M5 13 14 96 NW 4 993 7 2.6
Malin Head Cloudy 12 12 99 NW 12 2 988
Roches Point Fog 9 9 98 NNW 6 < 1 993
Ronaldsway Cloudy 13 11 87 SSW 12 8 992
Skye/Lusa
South Uist Range Overcast 9 9 95 NNE 26 3 992
St. Bees Head Cloudy 12 12 97 S 16 < 1 992
Stornoway Light rain 9 8 91 NE 30 994
Tiree Drizzle 11 11 98 NNE 10 2 988
Valentia Observatory Cloudy 12 11 96 NNW 4 15 993
Valley Light rain 13 12 96 S 11 1 992

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