Fishing boat in the evening
Coast and sea

Marine observations

Please note - K1 is currently drifting off station. Location is approximate.

Latest observations overview

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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 1 -3 71 S 2 21 1,016
Boulmer Overcast 4 1 84 W 6 18 1,018
Donna Nook Overcast 4 2 83 SSW 7 10 1,021
F3
Foula
Kirkwall Clear night 2 0 83 W 9 15 1,013
Lerwick (S. Screen) Partly cloudy (night) 3 1 87 NW 15 8 1,010
Leuchars Overcast 2 0 90 W 4 16 1,017
Lossiemouth Cloudy 1 -2 80 WSW 9 18 1,015
Manston Overcast 6 1 67 SSW 2 26 1,024
Sandettie 8 -1 9 52 N 3 26 1,024 6 1.1
Shoeburyness Overcast 5 2 80 E 2 24 1,023
Sule Skerry
Weybourne Overcast 5 1 77 SW 9 26 1,022
Wick John O Groats Airport Cloudy 1 0 87 W 10 7 1,014

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 12 11 94 SW 20 1,027 9 4.2
Celtic Sea
Gascogne
SSW 8 1,031 11 4.7
K1
K2
K7 6 -1 58 NW 22 1,010 10 6.1
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 Mist 7 7 97 SE 5 6 1,022
Channel Lightship 11 10 10 97 SW 24 1 1,023 9 1.8
Culdrose 10 10 100 SW 22 < 1 1,021
E1
Greenwich Light Vessel
Guernsey Drizzle 11 11 100 SW 17 < 1 1,024
Jersey Overcast 11 11 100 SW 16 26 1,024
Jersey Buoy
L4
Mount Batten Light rain 10 10 100 SW 16 < 1 1,021
Seven Stones 12 11 10 98 SW 30 1,020 10 3.5

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 Light shower (night) 4 0 78 S 15 8 1,015
Belmullet Sleet 1 0 93 E 12 2 1,007
Campbeltown Airport Overcast 4 3 93 SSE 8 11 1,015
Crosby Cloudy 6 2 77 S 7 21 1,019
Islay Airport Overcast 4 3 94 ESE 5 6 1,014
K4 5 -2 10 62 E 22 1,007 8 3.9
K5 6 -8 10 37 ESE 4 1,012 9 4.7
M1
M2 7 8 89 SE 19 1,014
M3
M4 4 10
SE 19
M5 10 9 98 SSW 19 1,014 6 2.6
Malin Head Light shower (night) 4 1 80 SSE 10 9 1,013
Roches Point Light shower (night) 10 10 97 SW 27 1 1,011
Ronaldsway Light rain 6 1 73 S 13 8 1,017
Skye/Lusa
South Uist Range Overcast 3 0 79 ESE 7 18 1,013
St. Bees Head Overcast 4 0 78 SSE 6 12 1,018
Stornoway Cloudy 1 0 90 WSW 4 10 1,014
Tiree Overcast 5 3 85 SE 12 8 1,014
Valentia Observatory Light shower (night) 11 10 95 SW 23 1 1,008
Valley Light rain 5 3 88 SSE 16 3 1,017

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