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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 5 2 79 WNW 6 21 1,028
Boulmer Overcast 3 3 95 S 3 1,029
Donna Nook Clear night 2 0 90 SSW 6 5 1,030
F3 6 0 9 61 N 17 26 1,030 6 0.6
Kirkwall Airport Light rain 5 4 90 WSW 10 15 1,026
Lerwick (S. Screen) Overcast 6 3 79 W 12 14 1,023
Leuchars Overcast 4 3 96 SW 4 10 1,029
Lossiemouth Clear night 1 0 92 WSW 10 14 1,028
Manston Overcast 4 0 73 N 8 32 1,031
Sandettie 6 1 9 68 N 7 26 1,031 6 0.5
Shoeburyness Overcast 1 1 96 NNW 1 15 1,032
Weybourne Overcast 3 0 85 SSW 5 11 1,031
Wick John O Groats Airport Overcast 3 2 92 WSW 8 13 1,026

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 10 3 12 61 ENE 11 1,033
Gascogne
K1
K2 11 10 12 95 W 8 1,034
K7 8 4 75 W 22 1,022
M6
Pap 12
W 7 1,035

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 Overcast 1 -1 86 N 4 16 1,033
Channel 6 -1 11 59 1,032
Culdrose Overcast 2 -1 81 ENE 3 16 1,034
E1
Greenwich Light Vessel 5 -1 9 63 10 1,032 6 0.3
Guernsey Cloudy 5 -1 64 NNE 5 26 1,032
Jersey Cloudy 5 -1 63 NE 11 18 1,032
Jersey Buoy
L4
Mount Batten Cloudy 1 -2 74 ENE 5 14 1,034
Needles Old Battery
N 7
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 Drizzle 5 5 100 SW 3 1 1,031
Belmullet Cloudy 6 5 94 NNW 4 9 1,033
Campbeltown Airport Overcast 6 4 85 NW 3 11 1,031
Crosby Overcast 6 5 90 NNW 4 5 1,032
Islay Airport
K4 8 4 11 75 WSW 7 1,032
K5 8 5 10 81 W 23 1,026
M2 6 10 93 W 12 1,032 3 0.9
M3 9 11 93 SSW 8 1,034 8 1.9
M4 7 11 88 NNW 6 1,032 8 3.1
M5 7 10 72 WNW 10 1,034 5 0.7
Malin Head Mist 7 5 90 W 10 4 1,032
Roches Point Overcast 3 2 91 N 4 9 1,034
Ronaldsway Overcast 6 5 94 SW 3 1,031
Skye/Lusa
South Uist Range Light rain 6 3 80 WNW 13 10 1,029
St. Bees Head Overcast 5 4 96 SSE 5 10 1,031
Stornoway Airport - Climate Station Cloudy 4 3 92 SW 8 21 1,028
Tiree Clear night 4 1 85 WNW 6 18 1,030
Valentia Observatory 7 6 98 ENE 2 < 1 1,034
Valley Overcast 6 5 95 W 2 8 1,032

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