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Wind, waves & weather forecast Highlands

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Last update: 05:44 local time
Local date Wednesday, May 27 Thursday, May 28
Local time 01h 04h 07h 10h 13h 16h 19h 22h 01h 04h 07h 10h 13h 16h 19h 22h
Wind direction
Wind speed (kts) 16
19
20
20
20
20
11
12
17
16
19
20
22
23
23
21
Wind gusts (kts)
21
25
26
25
25
25
15
15
21
20
23
24
26
28
27
26
Wave direction
Wave height (m)
0.8
0.8
0.9
1.1
1.2
1.1
1.0
0.9
0.8
0.9
1.0
1.1
1.3
1.4
1.4
1.3
Wave period (s)
4
4
4
5
5
5
5
4
4
4
4
5
5
5
5
5
Cloud cover
Precipitation (mm/3h)
0
0
0
0
0
4
9
0
2
0
1
0
1
1
2
1
Air pressure (hPa) 988 986 985 982 980 975 972 972 972 971 971 970 970 970 970 969
Air temperature (°C)
7
8
8
8
8
7
7
7
7
7
7
7
8
8
8
7
Local date Friday, May 29 Saturday, May 30
Local time 01h 04h 07h 10h 13h 16h 19h 22h 01h 04h 07h 10h 13h 16h 19h 22h
Wind direction
Wind speed (kts) 19
19
19
20
19
18
18
23
25
21
18
13
8
9
7
8
Wind gusts (kts)
24
23
23
23
22
22
22
30
31
27
22
16
8
10
8
11
Wave direction
Wave height (m)
1.1
1.0
0.9
0.9
0.9
1.0
1.0
0.9
0.8
0.7
0.5
0.4
0.3
0.3
0.4
0.6
Wave period (s)
5
5
4
4
4
4
5
4
4
4
4
4
4
5
5
5
Cloud cover
Precipitation (mm/3h)
2
1
1
1
2
2
4
1
3
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
Air pressure (hPa) 968 968 968 968 968 968 970 972 973 975 977 979 980 980 980 979
Air temperature (°C)
7
6
7
7
8
9
8
7
7
7
7
8
9
9
9
8
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Local date Sunday, May 31 Monday, Jun 01
Local time 01h 04h 07h 10h 13h 16h 19h 22h 01h 04h 07h 10h 13h 16h 19h 22h
Wind direction
Wind speed (kts) 12
15
16
17
16
20
19
21
16
16
12
15
18
17
22
35
Wind gusts (kts)
19
26
26
25
28
35
24
26
20
20
14
17
21
24
35
53
Wave direction
Wave height (m)
0.8
1.1
1.3
1.4
1.3
1.2
1.1
1.1
1.1
1.1
1.1
1.1
1.2
1.1
1.1
1.0
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
0
0
0
3
3
6
1
2
0
0
0
0
0
0
5
Air pressure (hPa) 977 975 972 969 966 963 962 966 967 966 967 966 965 962 957 951
Air temperature (°C)
8
8
8
9
10
10
8
7
7
6
7
7
8
10
9
8
Local date Tuesday, Jun 02 Wednesday, Jun 03
Local time 01h 04h 07h 10h 13h 16h 19h 22h 01h 04h 07h 10h 13h 16h 19h 22h
Wind direction
Wind speed (kts) 28
15
16
18
15
18
15
15
10
11
12
18
16
13
10
7
Wind gusts (kts)
40
19
19
23
19
22
18
18
12
14
20
25
20
16
11
9
Wave direction
Wave height (m)
1.1
1.1
1.1
1.1
1.0
1.0
1.0
0.9
0.9
0.8
0.7
0.7
0.7
0.8
0.8
0.8
Wave period (s)
5
5
5
5
5
5
5
5
5
5
5
5
5
5
5
4
Cloud cover
Precipitation (mm/3h)
7
1
2
0
1
1
2
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
Air pressure (hPa) 948 948 949 951 952 954 957 960 963 967 971 975 979 982 985 986
Air temperature (°C)
8
7
6
7
9
10
9
7
6
7
8
9
9
10
10
8
Local date Thursday, Jun 04 Friday, Jun 05
Local time 01h 04h 07h 10h 13h 16h 19h 22h 01h 04h 07h 10h 13h 16h 19h 22h
Wind direction
Wind speed (kts) 13
21
30
27
25
25
24
21
21
19
18
19
21
21
19
18
Wind gusts (kts)
17
28
42
37
32
33
31
28
26
24
22
23
25
26
25
25
Wave direction
Wave height (m)
0.8
0.8
0.9
0.9
0.9
0.9
0.8
0.7
0.6
0.6
0.5
0.5
0.6
0.6
0.6
Wave period (s)
4
4
4
5
5
5
5
4
4
4
5
5
5
4
4
Cloud cover
Precipitation (mm/3h)
0
0
3
5
5
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
Air pressure (hPa) 986 983 979 980 983 985 987 989 990 990 991 992 992 993 993 993
Air temperature (°C)
8
8
9
10
9
9
9
8
8
8
8
8
9
9
9
9

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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