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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 14° 11° 83 SSE 11 14 995
Boulmer Overcast 16° 11° 70 SW 10 21 995
Donna Nook Cloudy 17° 10° 64 SSW 11 26 998
F3 15° 12° 15° 84 SSW 22 1,004 5 0.8
Kirkwall Airport Drizzle 12° 11° 96 ESE 16 3 996
Lerwick (S. Screen) Light rain 11° 10° 97 E 27 2 1,002
Leuchars Light rain 15° 13° 87 SE 5 18 994
Lossiemouth Light rain 13° 11° 85 E 12 1 994
Manston Cloudy 18° 57 SSW 18 24 1,002
Sandettie 15° 12° 15° 83 SSW 16 5 1,004 5 0.9
Shoeburyness Cloudy 18° 11° 63 SSW 15 18 1,001
Weybourne Cloudy 18° 10° 59 SW 17 35 999
Wick John O Groats Airport Overcast 13° 11° 91 SE 13 5 995

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 14° 10° 77 1,006
Gascogne
K1
K2
K7
M6
Pap 14° 14° 74 NNW 24 1,010

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 18° 11° 64 SW 14 26 1,002
Channel
Culdrose Cloudy 14° 10° 75 SW 12 10 1,000
E1 14° 11° 83 SSW 16 1,001
Greenwich Light Vessel 15° 12° 14° 86 10 1,004 6 0.9
Guernsey Cloudy 17° 11° 70 WSW 16 21 1,004
Jersey Light rain 14° 12° 89 WSW 14 2 1,005
Jersey Buoy
L4
Mount Batten Cloudy 15° 10° 74 SSW 14 7 1,001
Needles Old Battery
SSW 33
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 Light rain 14° 70 WSW 8 1 995
Belmullet Sunny day 15° 64 WSW 14 10 995
Campbeltown Airport Light rain 14° 74 SSW 3 35 995
Crosby Sunny day 17° 57 W 13 21 998
Islay Airport Overcast 13° 76 WSW 8 18 995
K4 12° 10° 13° 86 NNE 16 995
K5 10° 11° 87 NNE 32 997
M2 12° 12° 82 SW 16 997 5 1.3
M3 13° 14° 74 WNW 17 1,000 7 3.4
M4 11° 13° 86 WSW 17 994 7 3.1
M5 13° 14° 80 SW 16 998 6 2
Malin Head Light rain 13° 74 WSW 17 11 994
Roches Point Cloudy 12° 78 SSE 6 21 998
Ronaldsway Sunny day 14° 10° 73 S 14 997
Skye/Lusa
South Uist Range Overcast 14° 11° 85 S 19 40 991
St. Bees Head Cloudy 13° 10° 79 SSW 13 14 997
Stornoway Airport - Climate Station Overcast 13° 12° 90 SE 8 18 993
Tiree Cloudy 13° 10° 78 S 17 24 993
Valentia Observatory Sunny day 14° 68 W 10 12 999
Valley Sunny day 15° 63 SSW 16 14 998

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