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Wind, waves & weather forecast Forties North Sea Platform

Spot profile
  • Sunrise: 08:50
  • Sunset: 14:52
Current weather
7° C
6 kts
Severe weather
Last update: 00:40 local time
Local date Sunday, Dec 21 Monday, Dec 22
Local time 00h 03h 06h 09h 12h 15h 18h 21h 00h 03h 06h 09h 12h 15h 18h 21h
Wind direction
Wind speed (kts) 12
17
27
28
27
24
24
27
29
27
29
31
33
34
36
35
Wind gusts (kts)
15
20
31
38
37
33
31
35
34
32
34
37
39
40
43
42
Wave direction
Wave height (m)
3.3
3.4
3.3
3.5
3.6
3.6
3.5
3.7
4.1
4.5
4.5
4.7
5.1
5.5
5.8
5.8
Wave period (s)
13
12
12
11
8
8
8
8
9
10
10
10
10
10
10
11
Cloud cover
Precipitation (mm/3h)
0
0
4
4
6
0
0
0
1
1
2
1
2
1
2
1
Air pressure (hPa) 1014 1011 1005 999 996 995 994 993 993 992 990 990 989 989 988 988
Air temperature (°C)
8
8
7
9
9
10
9
9
8
8
8
8
8
8
8
8
Local date Tuesday, Dec 23 Wednesday, Dec 24
Local time 00h 03h 06h 09h 12h 15h 18h 21h 00h 03h 06h 09h 12h 15h 18h 21h
Wind direction
Wind speed (kts) 35
34
35
36
35
31
28
21
20
21
24
22
22
22
19
17
Wind gusts (kts)
41
41
42
43
41
37
31
24
23
23
25
24
24
24
21
18
Wave direction
Wave height (m)
5.8
5.8
5.8
6.0
5.8
5.3
4.5
3.7
3.2
3.2
3.8
4.0
3.9
3.5
3.1
2.7
Wave period (s)
11
11
11
11
11
10
10
9
8
12
11
11
11
10
10
9
Cloud cover
Precipitation (mm/3h)
2
1
2
2
3
1
2
1
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
Air pressure (hPa) 990 990 990 988 990 990 990 991 993 996 1000 1004 1007 1010 1012 1015
Air temperature (°C)
8
8
8
8
8
8
8
8
8
8
7
7
7
7
7
7
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Local date Thursday, Dec 25 Friday, Dec 26
Local time 00h 03h 06h 09h 12h 15h 18h 21h 00h 03h 06h 09h 12h 15h 18h 21h
Wind direction
Wind speed (kts) 15
14
12
9
9
5
3
10
17
21
23
23
22
25
22
22
Wind gusts (kts)
16
15
12
9
9
5
4
11
19
24
25
25
25
28
24
22
Wave direction
Wave height (m)
2.3
2.0
1.7
1.6
1.6
1.6
1.6
1.5
1.5
1.7
1.9
2.2
2.4
2.7
2.8
3.0
Wave period (s)
9
8
8
8
8
8
8
9
9
9
9
6
7
7
8
9
Cloud cover
Precipitation (mm/3h)
1
0
0
1
2
0
0
0
0
0
2
1
2
0
0
0
Air pressure (hPa) 1017 1019 1020 1023 1024 1024 1024 1023 1021 1017 1014 1013 1014 1014 1014 1015
Air temperature (°C)
6
6
6
6
5
5
5
6
6
7
8
7
7
6
5
5
Local date Saturday, Dec 27 Sunday, Dec 28
Local time 00h 03h 06h 09h 12h 15h 18h 21h 00h 03h 06h
Wind direction
Wind speed (kts) 19
20
22
23
18
17
18
24
25
29
26
Wind gusts (kts)
20
21
23
24
19
17
20
27
29
31
29
Wave direction
Wave height (m)
3.0
3.0
3.0
2.9
2.7
2.5
2.3
2.7
3.3
3.8
4.0
Wave period (s)
9
10
10
10
10
9
9
9
9
9
10
Cloud cover
Precipitation (mm/3h)
0
0
1
0
0
0
0
2
3
1
1
Air pressure (hPa) 1015 1014 1014 1015 1016 1016 1014 1012 1014 1019 1021
Air temperature (°C)
4
3
3
3
3
3
4
4
5
5
4

Description

This is the wind, wave and weather forecast for Forties North Sea Platform in Scotland, 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 27 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 Forties North Sea Platform when you want to find the best last minute travel destination for your kiteboarding, windsurfing or sailing vacation in United Kingdom.

Units Our default units are knots and degrees Celsius. These are often used by sailors, kiters, surfers, windsurfers or paragliders. You can change units on our settings page.

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