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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 16 12 76 ESE 9 14 1,015
Boulmer Sunny day 15 12 83 SSE 10 5 1,015
Donna Nook Sunny intervals 18 13 73 ESE 15 10 1,016
F3 16 14 13 89 NNE 1 5 1,019 7 0.3
Kirkwall Airport Drizzle 10 10 97 SE 17 < 1 1,014
Lerwick (S. Screen) Overcast 11 9 87 SE 16 8 1,017
Leuchars Cloudy 12 11 90 E 8 11 1,015
Lossiemouth Cloudy 18 10 61 NNW 7 26 1,013
Manston Sunny day 20 15 72 SE 11 1,019
Sandettie 16 14 13 85 SSW 3 5 1,019 6 0.2
Shoeburyness Sunny day 20 15 71 ESE 12 10 1,018
Weybourne Sunny intervals 17 12 74 E 11 14 1,018
Wick John O Groats Airport Sunny intervals 12 10 88 SE 13 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 14 12 88 1,014 9 4.9
Gascogne
S 11 1,017 9 2.6
K1 13 10 81 S 23 1,006
K2 12
SSW 20 1,003
K7
M6
Pap 11 8 13 79 SSW 22 1,002

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 Sunny day 21 9 47 SE 14 24 1,016
Channel 14 11 12 83 ESE 11 1,014
Culdrose Light rain 14 13 95 SSE 15 < 1 1,012
E1 15 13 85 1,013
Greenwich Light Vessel 15 13 13 92 ESE 9 5 1,018 9 0.4
Guernsey Sunny intervals 24 14 55 SE 15 29 1,014
Jersey Sunny intervals 25 12 44 SE 18 40 1,014
Jersey Buoy
L4
Mount Batten Light rain 16 11 73 ESE 14 10 1,013
Needles Old Battery
SE 14
Seven Stones 13 12 13 98 W 10 5 1,013 9 2.5

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 Overcast 15 12 78 SE 11 14 1,010
Belmullet Cloudy 15 9 65 SSW 23 6 1,007
Campbeltown Airport Overcast 13 12 95 SSE 20 10 1,011
Crosby Overcast 20 12 60 SSE 12 7 1,014
Islay Airport Overcast 13 12 93 SE 18 7 1,011
K4
K5 12 10 10 89 SSE 22 1,004
M2
M3
M4
M5
Malin Head Cloudy 17 9 59 SSE 17 14 1,009
Roches Point Light rain 11 10 92 SSE 12 3 1,010
Ronaldsway Light rain 12 11 93 SE 10 2 1,013
Skye/Lusa
South Uist Range Cloudy 15 12 85 SSE 24 11 1,010
St. Bees Head Overcast 16 12 76 SSE 19 12 1,013
Stornoway Airport Overcast 14 10 75 S 14 16 1,011
Tiree Cloudy 13 11 89 SE 17 5 1,010
Valentia Observatory Cloudy 15 11 76 S 14 5 1,007
Valley Sunny intervals 18 13 73 SSE 18 9 1,012

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