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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 16 14 91 N 6 7 1,007
Boulmer Sunny day 16 14 85 WSW 3 10 1,007
Donna Nook Cloudy 16 15 89 W 6 4 1,007
F3 17 15 17 90 SW 23 10 1,010 5 0.2
Foula
Kirkwall Overcast 14 14 100 W 8 9 1,007
Lerwick (S. Screen) Fog 13 13 100 W 14 < 1 1,005
Leuchars Overcast 17 15 89 SW 2 8 1,007
Lossiemouth Cloudy 17 14 86 ENE 4 8 1,008
Manston Light shower (day) 17 14 82 SSW 10 11 1,010
Sandettie 16 15 17 95 SW 17 2 1,011 5 0.2
Shoeburyness Cloudy 18 16 91 SW 4 18 1,009
Sule Skerry
Weybourne Mist 17 16 91 SSW 8 3 1,007
Wick John O Groats Airport Overcast 15 14 96 W 8 11 1,007

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 17 14 80 1,014 5 1.3
Celtic Sea
Gascogne
W 13 1,014 4 0.9
K1 17 14 17 86 NW 13 1,016
K2 18
NW 17 1,014
K7
M6
Pap 16 14 88 1,018

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
Channel Lightship 15 15 15 97 SSW 14 2 1,009 6 0.4
Culdrose Light shower (day) 16 16 96 WSW 12 4 1,008
E1 18 16 89 1,008
Greenwich Light Vessel
Guernsey Fog 16 15 98 SW 10 1 1,010
Jersey Overcast 16 16 96 SW 7 6 1,011
Jersey Buoy
L4
Mount Batten Overcast 17 16 97 SSW 6 8 1,008
Seven Stones 17 14 18 84 WNW 20 10 1,008 6 1.5

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 16 15 91 NNW 2 10 1,008
Belmullet Cloudy 14 11 78 NNW 6 16 1,011
Campbeltown Airport Overcast 14 14 100 NW 6 11 1,008
Crosby Cloudy 18 15 84 WNW 5 7 1,008
Islay Airport Overcast 14 14 99 NW 3 2 1,008
K4
K5 13 11 14 88 WSW 7 1,009
M1
M2 16 18 96 NE 10 1,008 3 0.2
M3 17 18 78 NW 19 1,012 6 1.8
M4 15 17 77 NW 12 1,010 6 2.3
M5 16 17 92 N 14 1,008 4 1.1
Malin Head Drizzle 15 14 97 NW 6 1 1,008
Roches Point Cloudy 15 13 85 NW 19 24 1,009
Ronaldsway Overcast 16 14 87 E 2 10 1,008
Skye/Lusa
South Uist Range Light rain 15 14 99 Calm 4 1,007
St. Bees Head Overcast 15 14 96 WNW 6 1 1,008
Stornoway Overcast 14 13 97 N 7 7 1,008
Tiree Light rain 14 13 96 W 4 6 1,008
Valentia Observatory Sunny intervals 16 12 75 NNW 8 21 1,012
Valley Overcast 16 15 89 SW 4 7 1,008

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