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Wind, waves & weather forecast Highlands

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Last update: 00:40 local time
Local date Sunday, Oct 26 Monday, Oct 27
Local time 01h 03h 06h 09h 12h 15h 18h 21h 00h 03h 06h 09h 12h 15h 18h 21h
Wind direction
Wind speed (kts) 35
35
28
33
36
32
19
15
10
11
14
17
16
14
9
5
Wind gusts (kts)
50
47
38
47
49
41
29
22
14
19
22
26
25
19
12
6
Wave direction
Wave height (m)
3.3
3.3
2.9
3.2
3.6
3.4
2.2
1.3
0.8
0.8
1.2
1.6
1.6
1.4
1.0
0.6
Wave period (s)
8
8
8
8
8
8
8
6
5
4
6
6
6
6
6
6
Cloud cover
Precipitation (mm/3h)
4
2
6
5
10
3
3
0
2
6
15
9
20
10
19
5
Air pressure (hPa) 962 962 961 961 959 960 965 967 967 966 966 966 966 967 968 968
Air temperature (°C)
10
10
10
11
11
11
10
9
9
10
10
11
11
9
8
7
Local date Tuesday, Oct 28 Wednesday, Oct 29
Local time 00h 03h 06h 09h 12h 15h 18h 21h 00h 03h 06h 09h 12h 15h 18h 21h
Wind direction
Wind speed (kts) 6
5
7
9
12
13
13
14
15
15
14
9
6
5
7
7
Wind gusts (kts)
7
7
8
11
13
15
16
18
19
19
17
11
7
5
7
8
Wave direction
Wave height (m)
0.4
0.3
0.2
0.3
0.4
0.5
0.6
0.7
0.8
0.9
0.8
0.6
0.4
0.2
0.2
0.2
Wave period (s)
5
5
9
2
3
3
4
4
4
4
4
5
4
4
3
2
Cloud cover
Precipitation (mm/3h)
6
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
1
1
2
0
1
0
0
0
Air pressure (hPa) 969 968 968 970 971 973 975 976 977 978 979 980 983 983 985 987
Air temperature (°C)
7
8
8
8
8
8
7
8
8
8
8
8
9
9
8
7
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Local date Thursday, Oct 30 Friday, Oct 31
Local time 00h 03h 06h 09h 12h 15h 18h 21h 00h 03h 06h 09h 12h 15h 18h 21h
Wind direction
Wind speed (kts) 7
7
8
8
8
9
10
11
12
13
13
15
17
18
19
20
Wind gusts (kts)
7
8
9
10
10
11
12
14
17
18
19
24
27
31
35
37
Wave direction
Wave height (m)
0.2
0.2
0.2
0.2
0.3
0.3
0.4
0.5
0.6
0.8
0.9
1.2
1.4
1.7
1.8
1.9
Wave period (s)
2
2
2
2
12
12
12
3
4
4
5
5
5
6
6
6
Cloud cover
Precipitation (mm/3h)
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
2
5
1
4
1
Air pressure (hPa) 988 988 988 989 989 988 988 987 986 983 981 979 978 975 972 970
Air temperature (°C)
7
7
6
7
8
8
7
7
7
7
8
8
9
10
10
11
Local date Saturday, Nov 01 Sunday, Nov 02
Local time 00h 03h 06h 09h 12h 15h 18h 21h 00h 03h 06h
Wind direction
Wind speed (kts) 19
22
18
13
12
14
15
18
21
16
14
Wind gusts (kts)
36
38
30
25
19
21
23
25
27
21
18
Wave direction
Wave height (m)
1.8
2.0
1.8
1.5
1.2
1.1
1.1
1.4
1.6
1.3
1.0
Wave period (s)
6
6
6
6
6
5
5
5
6
6
6
Cloud cover
Precipitation (mm/3h)
1
1
3
4
7
3
6
1
2
0
0
Air pressure (hPa) 969 966 966 964 962 959 959 959 961 962 962
Air temperature (°C)
11
12
11
11
11
11
11
11
10
10
10

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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