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Wind, waves & weather forecast Highlands

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Last update: 05:41 local time
Local date Wednesday, Apr 23 Thursday, Apr 24
Local time 01h 04h 07h 10h 13h 16h 19h 22h 01h 04h 07h 10h 13h 16h 19h 22h
Wind direction
Wind speed (kts) 13
12
12
14
14
15
13
13
13
12
13
14
14
10
3
5
Wind gusts (kts)
23
20
21
22
20
23
21
20
22
20
20
19
19
15
4
5
Wave direction
Wave height (m)
0.7
0.6
0.6
0.7
0.8
0.7
0.7
0.6
0.6
0.6
0.8
0.8
0.8
0.6
0.4
0.3
Wave period (s)
4
3
3
4
4
4
4
4
4
4
4
4
4
4
4
4
Cloud cover
Precipitation (mm/3h)
1
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
Air pressure (hPa) 974 974 975 977 977 978 978 979 980 980 981 983 984 985 985 985
Air temperature (°C)
9
9
8
9
10
10
9
9
8
8
8
8
9
9
8
8
Local date Friday, Apr 25 Saturday, Apr 26
Local time 01h 04h 07h 10h 13h 16h 19h 22h 01h 04h 07h 10h 13h 16h 19h 22h
Wind direction
Wind speed (kts) 7
8
7
5
3
1
5
9
8
7
8
9
7
8
11
11
Wind gusts (kts)
8
9
8
7
5
3
8
12
10
8
9
11
9
11
13
16
Wave direction
Wave height (m)
0.2
0.2
0.2
0.2
0.1
0.1
0.1
0.2
0.2
0.2
0.2
0.2
0.2
0.2
0.3
0.4
Wave period (s)
4
10
10
9
9
9
9
2
2
2
2
2
2
2
2
3
Cloud cover
Precipitation (mm/3h)
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
Air pressure (hPa) 985 984 983 982 982 980 978 978 977 976 974 973 972 970 969 970
Air temperature (°C)
8
8
8
9
9
9
10
9
9
8
8
9
9
10
11
9
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Local date Sunday, Apr 27 Monday, Apr 28
Local time 01h 04h 07h 10h 13h 16h 19h 22h 01h 04h 07h 10h 13h 16h 19h 22h
Wind direction
Wind speed (kts) 8
7
9
11
8
8
9
10
10
9
8
8
7
12
18
17
Wind gusts (kts)
12
9
11
17
13
11
13
13
13
11
10
11
11
14
22
22
Wave direction
Wave height (m)
0.3
0.3
0.3
0.4
0.3
0.3
0.3
0.4
0.4
0.3
0.3
0.3
0.3
0.4
0.7
0.9
Wave period (s)
3
3
2
2
3
3
2
3
3
3
6
6
6
3
4
4
Cloud cover
Precipitation (mm/3h)
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
Air pressure (hPa) 970 971 971 972 973 973 973 975 976 976 977 978 978 977 977 978
Air temperature (°C)
9
8
8
10
11
11
12
10
9
9
9
9
11
12
11
9
Local date Tuesday, Apr 29 Wednesday, Apr 30
Local time 01h 04h 07h 10h 13h 16h 19h 22h 01h 04h 07h 10h 13h
Wind direction
Wind speed (kts) 17
20
23
21
20
22
23
19
16
16
17
15
16
Wind gusts (kts)
22
24
26
23
21
22
24
21
19
18
19
18
19
Wave direction
Wave height (m)
0.9
1.0
1.3
1.3
1.2
1.2
1.4
1.3
1.0
0.9
0.9
0.8
0.8
Wave period (s)
4
4
5
5
5
5
5
5
5
4
4
4
4
Cloud cover
Precipitation (mm/3h)
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
Air pressure (hPa) 978 978 978 979 979 979 978 979 978 977 977 976 975
Air temperature (°C)
8
7
6
5
5
5
5
4
3
3
3
4
4

Description

This is the wind, wave and weather forecast for Highlands 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 Highlands 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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