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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 Sunny day 8 2 67 SSE 11 16 1,029
Boulmer Sunny day 7 3 79 SSE 11 18 1,030
Donna Nook Sunny day 7 1 64 E 9 10 1,031
F3
Foula
Kirkwall Sunny intervals 7 5 88 SSE 11 8 1,028
Lerwick (S. Screen) Cloudy 6 4 87 SSW 15 21 1,029
Leuchars Cloudy 10 2 56 SSE 8 16 1,029
Lossiemouth Sunny intervals 10 4 70 NE 7 32 1,027
Manston 7 3 76 NNE 11 11 1,030
Sandettie 7 5 8 85 NE 19 10 1,029 5 0.7
Shoeburyness Sunny day 8 2 65 E 11 1,030
Sule Skerry
Weybourne Sunny day 7 2 68 ENE 8 24 1,031
Wick John O Groats Airport Cloudy 8 5 79 1,027

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
K1
K2
K7
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 Cloudy 9 -1 48 SW 4 18 1,030
Channel Lightship
Culdrose Sunny day 8 1 61 E 8 24 1,030
E1
Greenwich Light Vessel 8 0 9 57 ENE 16 26 1,029 5 0.2
Guernsey Sunny day 7 1 65 ENE 8 18 1,029
Jersey Cloudy 9 1 56 NE 10 14 1,029
Jersey Buoy
L4
Mount Batten Overcast 8 1 57 S 7 16 1,030
Seven Stones 8 2 11 62 SE 8 1,030 6 0.5

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 10 2 56 S 11 21 1,029
Belmullet
Campbeltown Airport Cloudy 8 3 68 S 16 11 1,029
Crosby Sunny day 11 2 52 NE 6 26 1,030
Islay Airport Overcast 9 5 77 SSE 13 11 1,028
K4
K5 10 10
S 17 1,018 8 3.6
M1
M2
M3
M4
M5
Malin Head
Roches Point
Ronaldsway Sunny intervals 9 4 73 S 4 16 1,030
Skye/Lusa
South Uist Range Light shower (day) 8 7 90 SSW 15 5 1,027
St. Bees Head Sunny day 8 5 78 WSW 4 8 1,030
Stornoway Overcast 9 4 70 SSW 16 15 1,027
Tiree Overcast 9 5 74 S 10 11 1,028
Valentia Observatory
Valley Sunny intervals 10 2 57 W 4 13 1,030

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