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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 Heavy rain 5 4 93 SE 14 4 998
Boulmer Overcast 8 8 97 SSE 14 3 994
Donna Nook Overcast 14 13 94 S 18 5 997
F3
Foula
Kirkwall Overcast 8 4 79 ESE 19 10 1,001
Lerwick (S. Screen) Overcast 7 3 78 ESE 11 40 1,005
Leuchars Cloudy 7 6 97 ESE 18 1 994
Lossiemouth Light rain 6 4 87 ESE 15 4 997
Manston 17 11 67 SW 23 11 1,004
Sandettie 13 9 10 78 SW 18 10 1,006 5 0.4
Shoeburyness Overcast 17 11 67 WSW 18 1,003
Sule Skerry
Weybourne Cloudy 14 13 93 SSW 17 7 1,000
Wick John O Groats Airport Light rain 7 5 91 999

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
Celtic Sea
Gascogne
E 3 1,008 8 2.4
K1 13 10 12 81 SW 27 991
K2 12 9 12 83 SSW 29 982
K7 7 2 74 E 20 1,004 6 1.6
M6
Pap 12 9 80 SW 31 983

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 15 12 80 SW 20 14 1,003
Channel Lightship 13 11 11 87 S 22 5 1,003 7 2.2
Culdrose Overcast 13 12 97 4 999
E1 12 12 96 WSW 25 1,001
Greenwich Light Vessel 13 10 10 82 SSW 15 10 1,006 6 0.8
Guernsey Sunny intervals 16 10 71 SSW 16 13 1,005
Jersey Sunny day 18 10 61 SSW 23 18 1,005
Jersey Buoy
L4
Mount Batten Overcast 12 12 97 S 28 2 1,001
Seven Stones 12 12 11 97 S 26 1 997 7 2.2

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 Sunny intervals 16 8 62 S 6 29 991
Belmullet Cloudy 13 10 80 SSW 21 5 988
Campbeltown Airport Sunny intervals 9 8 92 E 13 14 992
Crosby Sunny day 15 11 77 WSW 16 16 996
Islay Airport Sunny intervals 10 8 83 ESE 12 21 991
K4
K5 7 10
NE 26 999 6 3.3
M1
M2
M3
M4
M5
Malin Head Cloudy 15 8 65 SSW 4 18 990
Roches Point Mist 12 10 92 S 17 3 993
Ronaldsway Cloudy 12 10 90 SSW 8 4 994
Skye/Lusa
South Uist Range Light rain 7 5 91 ENE 16 4 992
St. Bees Head Overcast 10 10 100 S 12 2 994
Stornoway Light rain 7 5 87 E 22 4 995
Tiree Overcast 7 6 93 SE 18 8 991
Valentia Observatory Cloudy 13 9 80 S 17 5 989
Valley Mist 12 10 89 S 22 4 995

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