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Wind, waves & weather forecast Folkestone/Hythe

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Current weather
9° C
12 kts
Severe weather
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Last update: 04:47 local time
Local date Monday, Jan 26 Tuesday, Jan 27
Local time 00h 03h 06h 09h 12h 15h 18h 21h 00h 03h 06h 09h 12h 15h 18h 21h
Wind direction
Wind speed (kts) 13
10
9
15
15
15
14
15
14
13
12
9
8
8
7
7
Wind gusts (kts)
22
20
22
26
22
21
23
22
21
20
19
14
11
10
10
10
Wave direction
Wave height (m)
0.7
0.6
0.6
0.6
0.8
0.9
0.9
0.9
0.9
0.9
0.8
0.7
0.6
0.5
0.4
0.4
Wave period (s)
4
4
5
5
4
4
4
4
4
4
4
4
4
4
5
4
Cloud cover
Precipitation (mm/3h)
0
1
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
Air pressure (hPa) 1007 1005 1003 1003 1003 1005 1006 1007 1008 1008 1009 1009 1009 1007 1007 1007
Air temperature (°C)
7
8
8
8
8
7
6
6
5
5
5
5
6
7
5
5
Local date Wednesday, Jan 28 Thursday, Jan 29
Local time 00h 03h 06h 09h 12h 15h 18h 21h 00h 03h 06h 09h 12h 15h 18h 21h
Wind direction
Wind speed (kts) 10
13
17
24
28
24
19
21
19
19
20
19
18
17
18
21
Wind gusts (kts)
16
20
25
33
40
34
31
29
32
29
29
26
26
25
26
32
Wave direction
Wave height (m)
0.4
0.6
1.0
1.5
2.0
2.1
1.7
1.6
1.5
1.5
1.4
1.4
1.3
1.3
1.2
1.2
Wave period (s)
4
3
4
5
6
6
6
6
5
5
5
5
5
5
5
5
Cloud cover
Precipitation (mm/3h)
0
0
0
0
1
2
2
0
1
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
Air pressure (hPa) 1004 1000 996 991 986 984 986 984 980 977 974 971 970 968 966 964
Air temperature (°C)
5
6
7
8
9
7
4
4
4
4
3
3
3
4
3
3
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Local date Friday, Jan 30 Saturday, Jan 31
Local time 00h 03h 06h 09h 12h 15h 18h 21h 00h 03h 06h 09h 12h 15h 18h 21h
Wind direction
Wind speed (kts) 24
23
22
16
19
20
19
16
15
17
18
17
19
18
18
18
Wind gusts (kts)
32
33
33
23
25
28
26
24
24
26
28
25
26
27
26
26
Wave direction
Wave height (m)
1.3
1.4
1.4
1.4
1.4
1.3
1.3
1.2
0.9
1.1
1.1
1.1
1.1
1.2
1.2
1.2
Wave period (s)
5
5
5
5
5
5
5
5
4
5
5
5
5
5
5
5
Cloud cover
Precipitation (mm/3h)
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
Air pressure (hPa) 962 963 963 963 962 961 961 961 963 965 966 968 971 972 974 974
Air temperature (°C)
3
2
3
2
4
4
4
3
3
3
3
3
4
5
3
2
Local date Sunday, Feb 01 Monday, Feb 02
Local time 00h 03h 06h 09h 12h 15h 18h 21h 00h 03h 06h 09h 12h 15h 18h 21h
Wind direction
Wind speed (kts) 18
21
20
23
21
16
13
13
15
17
19
20
19
19
18
17
Wind gusts (kts)
27
33
27
32
28
21
20
21
22
24
27
28
25
25
25
24
Wave direction
Wave height (m)
1.1
1.1
1.1
1.2
1.2
1.2
1.2
1.2
1.2
1.1
1.0
1.0
1.0
1.1
1.1
1.2
Wave period (s)
5
5
5
5
5
5
5
5
5
5
5
5
5
5
5
5
Cloud cover
Precipitation (mm/3h)
0
2
3
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
Air pressure (hPa) 974 970 968 973 978 980 983 984 985 986 987 990 993 995 997 1000
Air temperature (°C)
2
2
4
5
5
5
4
3
3
2
2
3
4
4
2
2
Local date Tuesday, Feb 03 Wednesday, Feb 04
Local time 00h 03h 06h 09h 12h 15h 18h 21h 00h 03h 06h 09h 12h 15h 18h 21h
Wind direction
Wind speed (kts) 16
14
13
10
11
12
11
13
16
17
16
14
12
11
11
11
Wind gusts (kts)
22
21
18
15
15
18
18
21
22
23
23
22
17
16
17
19
Wave direction
Wave height (m)
1.3
1.3
1.3
1.2
1.1
1.1
1.1
1.0
1.0
0.9
0.8
0.8
0.9
0.9
0.9
0.9
Wave period (s)
5
5
5
5
5
5
5
5
5
5
4
5
5
5
5
5
Cloud cover
Precipitation (mm/3h)
0
0
0
0
0
1
1
3
3
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
Air pressure (hPa) 1001 1003 1003 1004 1003 1000 999 996 997 1000 1003 1006 1007 1007 1009 1009
Air temperature (°C)
1
1
1
2
4
5
5
5
5
6
5
4
5
5
5
5

Description

This is the wind, wave and weather forecast for Folkestone/Hythe in England, United Kingdom. Windfinder specializes in wind, waves, tides and weather reports & forecasts for wind related sports like kitesurfing, windsurfing, surfing, sailing or paragliding.

The Forecast is based on the GFS model. Forecasts are available worldwide. The horizontal resolution is about 13 km. Forecasts are computed 4 times a day, at about 5am, 11am, 5pm and 11pm UTC. Predictions are available in time steps of 3 hours for up to 7 days into the future. The arrows point in the direction that the wind is blowing.

Check the wind forecast for Folkestone/Hythe when you want to find the best last minute travel destination for your kiteboarding, windsurfing or sailing vacation in United Kingdom.

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