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Wind, waves & weather forecast Hillockhead/Fortrose

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Current weather
5° C
6 kts
Severe weather
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Last update: 06:03 local time
Local date Monday, Dec 22 Tuesday, Dec 23
Local time 00h 03h 06h 09h 12h 15h 18h 21h 00h 03h 06h 09h 12h 15h 18h 21h
Wind direction
Wind speed (kts) 17
17
17
16
16
17
16
15
14
13
11
9
10
11
11
12
Wind gusts (kts)
34
35
34
32
31
33
31
30
29
27
23
21
21
23
23
26
Wave direction
Wave height (m)
1.2
1.2
1.2
1.3
1.3
1.3
1.3
1.2
1.1
1.1
0.9
0.7
0.7
0.7
0.8
0.8
Wave period (s)
4
4
4
5
5
5
5
5
5
5
5
4
4
4
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) 981 981 980 982 982 982 982 981 982 981 981 981 981 981 982 982
Air temperature (°C)
6
6
6
5
5
5
5
5
4
4
4
4
4
4
3
2
Local date Wednesday, Dec 24 Thursday, Dec 25
Local time 00h 03h 06h 09h 12h 15h 18h 21h 00h 03h 06h 09h 12h 15h 18h 21h
Wind direction
Wind speed (kts) 14
13
15
18
18
15
8
6
4
4
5
6
6
5
6
7
Wind gusts (kts)
28
26
30
33
31
26
15
11
5
6
7
8
8
7
7
10
Wave direction
Wave height (m)
0.9
0.8
1.0
1.1
1.1
0.8
0.7
0.9
0.9
0.9
0.9
0.8
0.8
0.8
0.7
0.7
Wave period (s)
4
4
4
4
4
4
4
5
6
7
8
9
9
9
9
8
Cloud cover
Precipitation (mm/3h)
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
Air pressure (hPa) 983 983 983 982 985 988 993 998 1002 1004 1006 1009 1011 1011 1012 1012
Air temperature (°C)
2
2
3
4
4
4
2
2
0
0
0
1
2
1
1
1
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Local date Friday, Dec 26 Saturday, Dec 27
Local time 00h 03h 06h 09h 12h 15h 18h 21h 00h 03h 06h 09h 12h 15h 18h 21h
Wind direction
Wind speed (kts) 9
11
10
9
9
8
5
7
5
7
12
13
20
15
15
14
Wind gusts (kts)
12
22
19
14
14
12
7
12
8
10
25
25
43
31
29
27
Wave direction
Wave height (m)
0.6
0.7
0.8
0.7
0.6
0.5
0.4
0.5
0.7
0.7
0.8
1.1
1.1
1.3
1.5
1.8
Wave period (s)
8
8
7
7
7
6
6
3
4
5
5
4
5
4
5
6
Cloud cover
Precipitation (mm/3h)
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
3
6
3
3
1
0
0
2
2
Air pressure (hPa) 1011 1009 1008 1007 1004 1000 995 987 976 971 971 972 956 954 971 975
Air temperature (°C)
0
1
1
1
2
2
1
2
2
2
2
3
5
5
0
1
Local date Sunday, Dec 28 Monday, Dec 29
Local time 00h 03h 06h 09h 12h 15h 18h 21h 00h 03h 06h 09h 12h
Wind direction
Wind speed (kts) 15
14
15
16
17
17
15
14
13
12
10
8
6
Wind gusts (kts)
27
28
30
32
34
31
30
29
27
26
24
16
9
Wave direction
Wave height (m)
2.9
3.2
3.2
3.2
3.1
2.9
2.9
2.9
2.9
2.8
2.6
2.4
2.1
Wave period (s)
9
11
12
13
12
13
13
13
13
13
13
13
12
Cloud cover
Precipitation (mm/3h)
3
0
0
0
1
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
Air pressure (hPa) 982 987 989 991 991 992 994 996 998 999 1000 1001 1002
Air temperature (°C)
2
1
0
-1
-1
-1
-1
-1
-1
-1
-1
-2
-1

Description

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.

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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