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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 10 5 74 SW 8 26 1,003
Boulmer Clear night 10 7 82 SW 9 13 1,007
Donna Nook Clear night 12 9 86 SW 13 15 1,011
Kirkwall Airport Light rain 11 10 93 SW 15 2 999
Lerwick (S. Screen) Overcast 11 9 89 WSW 17 9 997
Leuchars Overcast 10 8 88 WSW 12 11 1,005
Lossiemouth Partly cloudy (night) 9 6 82 WSW 11 16 1,002
Manston Cloudy 15 11 79 12 1,015
Shoeburyness Overcast 15 11 77 WSW 8 16 1,014
Weybourne Clear night 12 9 82 SW 13 16 1,012
Wick John O Groats Airport Cloudy 10 8 87 SW 11 11 1,000

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 Light rain 14 13 91 W 6 10 1,016
Culdrose Overcast 14 13 98 SW 3 < 1 1,017
Guernsey Light rain 14 14 97 W 5 3 1,018
Jersey Light rain 15 15 97 WNW 5 < 1 1,018
Mount Batten Overcast 14 14 97 W 6 10 1,017
Needles Old Battery
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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 Clear night 10 9 90 WSW 9 11 1,011
Belmullet Overcast 12 7 74 NW 10 9 1,012
Campbeltown Airport Heavy shower (night) 12 10 84 < 1 1,008
Crosby
Islay Airport Partly cloudy (night) 12 9 78 W 18 8 1,008
Malin Head Cloudy 12 8 77 W 19 7 1,009
Roches Point Overcast 14 12 88 W 6 10 1,015
Ronaldsway Partly cloudy (night) 13 9 79 W 13 16 1,011
Skye/Lusa
South Uist Range Light shower (night) 11 9 86 W 24 10 1,004
St. Bees Head Cloudy 12 8 76 W 20 10 1,010
Stornoway Airport - Climate Station Light rain 11 9 90 WSW 12 10 1,001
Tiree Cloudy 12 9 83 W 16 9 1,007
Valentia Observatory Light shower (night) 14 12 84 W 6 5 1,016
Valley Overcast 14 9 74 W 12 12 1,013

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