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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 Clear night -2 -2 96 NNW 3 5 1,016
Boulmer Clear night 1 1 95 WNW 2 16 1,017
Donna Nook Mist 5 5 100 NNW 4 2 1,017
F3 11 7 14 77 SSE 5 26 1,015 8 0.3
Kirkwall Airport Clear night 5 5 98 S 7 14 1,014
Lerwick (S. Screen) Mist 8 8 97 S 4 4 1,015
Leuchars Mist 1 0 96 W 4 3 1,016
Lossiemouth Clear night 0 -1 95 S 3 14 1,015
Manston Mist 8 8 100 NNW 8 3 1,016
Sandettie 11 8 13 82 WNW 6 10 1,015 7 0.4
Shoeburyness Fog 6 6 100 N 6 < 1 1,016
Weybourne Overcast 7 6 95 N 7 9 1,017
Wick John O Groats Airport Clear night 2 2 97 WSW 3 12 1,015

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 13 8 14 75 WNW 10 1,021
Gascogne
K1 13 11 14 88 S 15 1,018
K2 12 8 13 78 S 20 1,015
K7 10 7 10 81 SSW 8 1,013
M6
Pap 13
SSE 23 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
Channel 11 6 13 74 NNW 15 1,017
Culdrose Clear night 6 4 87 SSE 1 18 1,018
E1 11 8 79 NNW 6 1,019
Greenwich Light Vessel 11 8 13 83 N 12 10 1,016 9 1.2
Guernsey Partly cloudy (night) 9 6 82 NNW 6 24 1,018
Jersey Overcast 10 7 80 NW 9 18 1,017
Jersey Buoy
L4 10 6 79 1,018
Mount Batten Mist 4 4 98 E 4 3 1,018
Needles Old Battery
NNE 13
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 Fog 5 5 100 SE 2 < 1 1,017
Belmullet Light shower (night) 7 6 94 S 4 3 1,017
Campbeltown Airport Partly cloudy (night) 6 5 97 1,016
Crosby Mist 3 2 97 E 3 1 1,017
Islay Airport Overcast 5 5 96 ESE 5 21 1,016
K4 10 7 12 82 SSW 12 1,015
K5
M2 10 14 81 W 14 1,017 4 0.9
M3 12 12 64 SW 6 1,018 8 3.4
M4 10 12 70 SW 8 1,016 8 3.5
M5 11 13 74 NW 8 1,018 7 2.2
Malin Head Cloudy 8 7 93 W 8 16 1,016
Roches Point Overcast 9 5 80 WNW 4 26 1,019
Ronaldsway Clear night 4 4 99 NNW 5 21 1,017
Skye/Lusa
South Uist Range Overcast 8 5 80 W 6 21 1,015
St. Bees Head Overcast 6 5 91 E 2 15 1,017
Stornoway Airport - Climate Station Mist 3 3 95 W 1 1 1,014
Tiree Cloudy 6 6 95 WSW 3 18 1,015
Valentia Observatory Cloudy 8 6 90 NE 4 18 1,018
Valley Partly cloudy (night) 6 5 94 W 4 11 1,017

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