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Wind, waves & weather forecast Highlands

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Last update: 04:47 local time
Local date Thursday, Jan 29 Friday, Jan 30
Local time 00h 03h 06h 09h 12h 15h 18h 21h 00h 03h 06h 09h 12h 15h 18h 21h
Wind direction
Wind speed (kts) 17
29
20
19
18
14
12
21
28
26
25
22
25
27
32
34
Wind gusts (kts)
21
35
25
23
21
17
15
28
37
33
31
27
30
33
38
41
Wave direction
Wave height (m)
1.3
1.3
1.2
1.1
1.1
1.0
0.8
1.0
1.3
1.6
1.9
2.0
2.1
2.2
2.4
2.7
Wave period (s)
5
5
5
5
5
8
11
9
7
7
6
7
8
8
7
7
Cloud cover
Precipitation (mm/3h)
2
3
5
2
3
3
3
0
5
0
1
1
3
1
2
1
Air pressure (hPa) 945 943 939 938 938 939 939 939 940 941 942 943 944 945 946 949
Air temperature (°C)
3
3
3
3
3
3
3
4
6
5
5
4
4
4
4
4
Local date Saturday, Jan 31 Sunday, Feb 01
Local time 00h 03h 06h 09h 12h 15h 18h 21h 00h 03h 06h 09h 12h 15h 18h 21h
Wind direction
Wind speed (kts) 38
35
34
35
37
37
36
34
32
31
29
24
15
17
11
10
Wind gusts (kts)
46
42
42
43
46
46
44
41
39
36
35
31
19
23
14
13
Wave direction
Wave height (m)
3.0
3.4
3.8
3.8
3.5
3.3
3.2
3.1
2.9
2.7
2.6
2.3
1.9
1.7
1.4
1.3
Wave period (s)
7
7
8
8
8
8
8
7
7
7
7
7
8
9
9
10
Cloud cover
Precipitation (mm/3h)
2
1
2
1
2
1
1
1
1
1
1
0
0
3
3
0
Air pressure (hPa) 952 955 958 960 961 962 964 967 968 970 971 971 970 967 966 965
Air temperature (°C)
3
3
2
2
2
3
3
2
2
2
2
2
3
3
3
3
Local date Monday, Feb 02 Tuesday, Feb 03
Local time 00h 03h 06h 09h 12h 15h 18h 21h 00h 03h 06h 09h 12h 15h 18h 21h
Wind direction
Wind speed (kts) 10
12
15
18
24
22
24
26
28
26
28
24
23
22
22
20
Wind gusts (kts)
12
14
17
22
29
27
29
31
33
30
32
29
27
26
27
24
Wave direction
Wave height (m)
1.1
1.1
1.1
1.2
1.2
1.3
1.3
1.4
1.0
1.1
1.1
1.1
1.2
1.2
1.3
1.3
Wave period (s)
10
9
9
9
7
7
7
6
7
7
6
6
6
6
6
7
Cloud cover
Precipitation (mm/3h)
0
0
0
0
1
0
2
1
2
2
4
1
2
0
0
1
Air pressure (hPa) 965 965 965 966 967 970 969 971 971 971 972 973 975 975 976 977
Air temperature (°C)
2
2
3
2
2
2
2
2
2
1
0
0
1
1
2
3
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Local date Wednesday, Feb 04 Thursday, Feb 05
Local time 00h 03h 06h 09h 12h 15h 18h 21h 00h 03h 06h 09h 12h 15h 18h 21h
Wind direction
Wind speed (kts) 18
18
18
16
15
14
12
10
8
4
4
8
12
17
16
11
Wind gusts (kts)
22
21
22
20
18
18
15
12
9
5
5
10
15
22
20
16
Wave direction
Wave height (m)
1.4
1.4
1.5
1.6
1.6
1.5
1.4
1.4
1.6
1.8
1.9
1.9
1.8
1.7
1.6
Wave period (s)
7
6
7
6
6
6
6
6
6
6
7
7
7
7
6
Cloud cover
Precipitation (mm/3h)
1
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
2
1
Air pressure (hPa) 979 980 982 985 987 988 989 991 991 991 991 992 991 990 989 989
Air temperature (°C)
3
3
3
4
4
4
4
4
4
3
2
3
4
5
5
6
Local date Friday, Feb 06 Saturday, Feb 07
Local time 00h 03h 06h 09h 12h 15h 18h 21h 00h 03h 06h 09h 12h 15h 18h 21h
Wind direction
Wind speed (kts) 12
14
13
9
4
2
8
12
17
19
20
25
25
27
28
30
Wind gusts (kts)
14
17
16
11
5
2
9
15
22
26
28
34
33
35
38
39
Cloud cover
Precipitation (mm/3h)
2
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
Air pressure (hPa) 990 992 993 995 996 996 996 996 994 992 990 988 987 985 984 984
Air temperature (°C)
5
5
4
4
5
4
4
4
4
4
4
4
6
6
7
6

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 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 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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