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Wind, waves & weather forecast Hillockhead/Fortrose

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Current weather
7° C
17 kts
Severe weather
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Last update: 12:15 local time
Local date Saturday, Feb 28 Sunday, Mar 01
Local time 00h 03h 06h 09h 12h 15h 18h 21h 00h 03h 06h 09h 12h 15h 18h 21h
Wind direction
Wind speed (kts) 19
13
13
14
14
15
14
17
16
33
25
24
27
29
25
22
Wind gusts (kts)
35
27
27
28
25
25
28
36
30
48
39
38
37
38
38
34
Wave direction
Wave height (m)
1.7
1.6
1.4
1.3
1.4
1.4
1.4
1.6
1.9
2.0
1.9
2.0
2.2
2.2
2.0
1.9
Wave period (s)
15
14
14
14
16
16
17
17
14
13
14
8
6
7
8
7
Cloud cover
Precipitation (mm/3h)
0
0
0
0
0
1
1
1
1
2
2
0
0
0
0
0
Air pressure (hPa) 979 980 979 977 975 971 965 955 948 956 959 961 963 966 965 968
Air temperature (°C)
6
6
4
6
7
7
5
7
7
5
5
5
6
5
4
3
Local date Monday, Mar 02 Tuesday, Mar 03
Local time 00h 03h 06h 09h 12h 15h 18h 21h 00h 03h 06h 09h 12h 15h 18h 21h
Wind direction
Wind speed (kts) 18
15
12
18
24
28
19
15
15
15
14
14
11
15
8
9
Wind gusts (kts)
29
25
19
27
31
37
31
25
22
24
20
20
16
21
13
13
Wave direction
Wave height (m)
1.8
1.6
1.5
1.5
1.6
1.7
1.8
1.8
1.8
1.7
1.7
1.7
1.7
1.6
1.5
1.5
Wave period (s)
8
8
8
8
7
7
9
10
11
11
12
12
12
12
12
13
Cloud cover
Precipitation (mm/3h)
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
Air pressure (hPa) 970 970 970 970 973 975 977 977 977 976 976 976 975 975 980 982
Air temperature (°C)
2
1
1
2
4
3
1
1
1
1
1
2
3
4
2
1
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Local date Wednesday, Mar 04 Thursday, Mar 05
Local time 00h 03h 06h 09h 12h 15h 18h 21h 00h 03h 06h 09h 12h 15h 18h 21h
Wind direction
Wind speed (kts) 13
12
14
14
19
16
10
8
11
11
13
18
23
17
19
15
Wind gusts (kts)
21
20
25
25
27
24
18
9
16
17
24
35
40
28
32
28
Wave direction
Wave height (m)
1.4
1.5
1.4
1.4
1.5
1.6
1.5
1.5
1.4
1.3
1.3
1.3
1.3
1.3
1.2
1.2
Wave period (s)
12
13
13
13
12
10
10
10
10
10
10
10
10
9
9
9
Cloud cover
Precipitation (mm/3h)
0
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
1
0
1
0
Air pressure (hPa) 985 989 993 998 1002 1005 1008 1009 1009 1007 1003 998 992 991 994 996
Air temperature (°C)
1
2
2
3
5
5
2
1
1
2
3
4
6
7
4
3
Local date Friday, Mar 06 Saturday, Mar 07
Local time 00h 03h 06h 09h 12h 15h 18h 21h 00h 03h 06h 09h 12h 15h 18h 21h
Wind direction
Wind speed (kts) 14
12
11
15
22
25
29
28
27
26
23
22
26
26
23
25
Wind gusts (kts)
26
23
20
26
36
44
51
49
48
48
41
42
48
44
40
40
Wave direction
Wave height (m)
1.2
1.2
1.2
1.2
1.1
1.1
1.1
1.1
1.1
1.1
1.2
1.2
1.3
1.3
1.3
1.3
Wave period (s)
9
11
11
12
13
14
14
15
14
15
15
16
16
15
14
13
Cloud cover
Precipitation (mm/3h)
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
1
1
1
2
4
0
Air pressure (hPa) 998 998 997 995 991 986 981 980 979 978 978 977 975 975 979 984
Air temperature (°C)
2
3
2
4
6
7
7
8
9
9
9
9
10
10
7
4
Local date Sunday, Mar 08 Monday, Mar 09
Local time 00h 03h 06h 09h 12h 15h 18h 21h 00h 03h 06h 09h 12h 15h 18h 21h
Wind direction
Wind speed (kts) 22
21
19
21
25
22
15
15
17
16
15
15
19
18
13
11
Wind gusts (kts)
38
36
33
34
33
30
24
27
30
30
28
26
27
26
23
19
Wave direction
Wave height (m)
1.3
1.3
1.4
1.4
1.6
1.8
1.9
1.9
1.9
Wave period (s)
14
13
14
13
14
14
14
14
14
Cloud cover
Precipitation (mm/3h)
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
Air pressure (hPa) 988 990 992 993 993 993 994 996 998 999 1001 1002 1004 1004 1005 1008
Air temperature (°C)
3
4
4
5
6
6
4
3
4
3
3
5
7
7
5
4

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 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 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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