Fishing boat in the evening
Coast and sea

Marine observations

Latest observations overview

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
Boulmer
Donna Nook
F3
Foula
Kirkwall
Lerwick (S. Screen)
Leuchars
Lossiemouth
Manston
Sandettie
Shoeburyness
Sule Skerry
Weybourne
Wick John O Groats Airport

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
K2
K7
M6
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
Channel Lightship
Culdrose
E1
Greenwich Light Vessel
Guernsey
Jersey
Jersey Buoy
L4
Mount Batten
Seven Stones

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
Belmullet
Campbeltown Airport
Crosby
Islay Airport
K4
K5
M1
M2
M3
M4
M5
Malin Head
Roches Point
Ronaldsway
Skye/Lusa
South Uist Range
St. Bees Head
Stornoway
Tiree
Valentia Observatory
Valley

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