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Wind, waves & weather forecast Hillockhead/Fortrose

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Current weather
8° C
17 kts
Severe weather
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Last update: 17:48 local time
Local date Saturday, Oct 25 Sunday, Oct 26
Local time 01h 04h 07h 10h 13h 16h 19h 22h 01h 03h 06h 09h 12h 15h 18h 21h
Wind direction
Wind speed (kts) 9
9
11
12
19
15
14
15
16
14
13
13
17
16
18
12
Wind gusts (kts)
24
24
30
31
38
39
38
42
43
39
36
38
44
45
39
28
Wave direction
Wave height (m)
0.8
0.8
1.0
1.1
1.0
1.1
1.2
1.3
1.3
1.3
1.1
0.9
0.9
1.0
1.2
0.9
Wave period (s)
4
4
4
5
4
4
5
5
5
5
5
4
4
4
5
4
Cloud cover
Precipitation (mm/3h)
0
0
0
1
1
0
0
0
1
2
4
1
1
1
1
0
Air pressure (hPa) 985 984 981 982 982 982 982 980 980 980 980 981 978 977 980 983
Air temperature (°C)
6
7
7
9
11
10
9
9
9
9
9
10
12
11
11
9
Local date Monday, Oct 27 Tuesday, Oct 28
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
9
7
12
12
9
5
4
2
3
4
8
7
9
8
Wind gusts (kts)
18
13
30
29
36
35
26
13
10
4
6
8
13
14
18
17
Wave direction
Wave height (m)
0.5
0.3
0.2
0.2
0.2
0.3
0.3
0.3
0.2
0.2
0.4
0.5
0.6
0.7
0.7
0.7
Wave period (s)
5
9
9
10
10
10
5
5
5
9
3
3
3
3
4
4
Cloud cover
Precipitation (mm/3h)
0
1
1
0
0
0
0
0
2
1
1
0
0
0
0
0
Air pressure (hPa) 985 985 984 983 982 981 982 983 985 985 986 985 986 987 989 990
Air temperature (°C)
9
9
10
11
14
14
12
10
8
7
7
7
9
8
6
4
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Local date Wednesday, Oct 29 Thursday, Oct 30
Local time 00h 03h 06h 09h 12h 15h 18h 21h 00h 03h 06h 09h 12h 15h 18h 21h
Wind direction
Wind speed (kts) 9
9
9
7
7
6
4
2
3
2
4
5
7
6
7
7
Wind gusts (kts)
19
20
17
11
12
11
6
3
4
3
5
7
12
14
13
13
Wave direction
Wave height (m)
0.7
0.7
0.7
0.5
0.3
0.2
0.2
0.1
0.1
0.1
0.1
0.1
0.3
0.3
0.5
0.7
Wave period (s)
4
4
4
4
3
2
2
2
2
12
14
14
2
3
3
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) 991 992 993 995 998 1000 1002 1004 1005 1005 1005 1005 1004 1003 1001 1000
Air temperature (°C)
4
4
3
5
8
8
4
2
2
2
3
5
7
7
6
5
Local date Friday, Oct 31 Saturday, Nov 01
Local time 00h 03h 06h 09h 12h 15h 18h 21h 00h 03h 06h 09h 12h 15h 18h
Wind direction
Wind speed (kts) 7
7
7
7
8
9
8
8
7
7
6
6
3
5
7
Wind gusts (kts)
12
12
13
14
25
29
19
14
13
11
9
8
6
7
13
Wave direction
Wave height (m)
0.8
1.0
1.3
1.6
1.7
1.8
1.8
1.7
1.6
1.5
1.3
1.2
1.0
0.9
0.8
Wave period (s)
4
5
5
6
6
7
7
7
7
7
6
7
7
9
9
Cloud cover
Precipitation (mm/3h)
0
0
1
1
2
1
1
0
1
0
0
0
0
2
10
Air pressure (hPa) 998 995 993 991 989 986 984 983 981 980 980 980 979 976 973
Air temperature (°C)
5
5
6
8
10
11
11
12
12
12
12
12
13
12
11

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This is the wind, wave and weather forecast for Hillockhead/Fortrose 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 Hillockhead/Fortrose when you want to find the best last minute travel destination for your kiteboarding, windsurfing or sailing vacation in United Kingdom.

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