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Coast and sea

Marine observations - Channel

  • Location 49.917, -2.883
  • Altitude 0 m above mean sea level
Channel Lightship has been replaced by a light buoy. Visibility measurements are not currently being produced while new systems are undergoing quality control testing.
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Monday (26 February 2024)

09:00 10:00 11:00 12:00 13:00 14:00 15:00 16:00 17:00 18:00 19:00 20:00 21:00 22:00 23:00
Temperature
7.7°
8.0°
8.0°
8.2°
8.4°
8.9°
9.4°
9.7°
9.7°
9.7°
9.2°
9.0°
8.9°
8.6°
8.5°
Wind Direction and speed
NNE 32
NNE 34
NNE 35
NNE 35
N 30
NNE 28
NNE 30
N 26
N 27
N 28
NNE 28
N 27
NNE 22
NNE 24
NNE 25
Humidity 79% 77% 77% 75% 73% 71% 69% 69% 67% 68% 72% 72% 73% 74% 74%
Pressure 1,006 1,007 1,009 1,010 1,011 1,012 1,013 1,014 1,014 1,016 1,017 1,018 1,019 1,020 1,021
Dew point temperature 4.3° 4.3° 4.2° 4.0° 3.8° 3.9° 4.0° 4.4° 3.9° 4.2° 4.4° 4.3° 4.4° 4.2° 4.2°
Sea Temperature 11.1° 11.1° 11.0° 11.0° 11.0° 11.0° 11.0° 11.0° 10.9° 10.9° 10.9° 10.9° 10.9° 11.0° 11.0°

Tuesday (27 February 2024)

00:00 01:00 02:00 03:00 04:00 05:00 06:00 07:00
Temperature
8.3°
8.0°
7.8°
7.5°
7.4°
7.2°
7.2°
7.0°
Wind Direction and speed
N 25
NNE 20
NNE 18
NNE 15
NNE 14
NE 14
N 13
NNE 8
Humidity 74% 74% 74% 74% 75% 74% 75% 74%
Pressure 1,021 1,022 1,022 1,022 1,022 1,022 1,023 1,023
Dew point temperature 4.0° 3.7° 3.6° 3.3° 3.3° 3.0° 3.1° 2.8°
Sea Temperature 11.0° 11.0° 11.0° 11.0° 10.9° 10.8° 10.8° 10.8°

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