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Wind, waves & weather forecast Hillockhead/Fortrose

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Current weather
12° C
3 kts
Severe weather
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Last update: 17:50 local time
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 21h
Wind direction
Wind speed (kts) 7
7
8
9
11
11
11
6
6
8
8
8
10
11
10
8
Wind gusts (kts)
16
16
23
27
29
30
30
12
12
19
22
23
24
25
27
21
Wave direction
Wave height (m)
0.6
0.6
0.7
0.8
0.9
1.0
1.2
1.0
1.0
0.8
0.7
0.7
0.8
0.9
1.0
0.9
Wave period (s)
5
5
5
5
5
5
5
6
6
6
6
3
4
4
5
5
Cloud cover
Precipitation (mm/3h)
0
0
0
0
1
0
0
1
2
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
Air pressure (hPa) 991 989 989 989 987 986 984 984 984 984 984 985 986 984 983 980
Air temperature (°C)
11
11
12
13
15
15
14
13
12
10
9
9
10
10
9
8
Local date Sunday, Nov 02 Monday, Nov 03
Local time 00h 03h 06h 09h 12h 15h 18h 21h 00h 03h 06h 09h 12h 15h 18h 21h
Wind direction
Wind speed (kts) 7
5
9
8
12
11
8
7
6
5
4
6
5
3
7
7
Wind gusts (kts)
16
10
21
21
23
25
17
17
11
9
6
10
9
5
11
13
Wave direction
Wave height (m)
1.1
1.1
1.0
0.8
0.7
0.9
0.8
0.7
0.6
0.5
0.4
0.4
0.4
0.4
0.4
0.4
Wave period (s)
5
6
6
6
3
4
4
4
5
5
5
9
3
4
4
7
Cloud cover
Precipitation (mm/3h)
0
4
6
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
2
1
2
2
Air pressure (hPa) 976 973 974 975 974 973 974 973 973 972 971 969 967 967 967 969
Air temperature (°C)
9
9
9
8
10
9
7
6
5
4
4
5
7
6
5
4
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Local date Tuesday, Nov 04 Wednesday, Nov 05
Local time 00h 03h 06h 09h 12h 15h 18h 21h 00h 03h 06h 09h 12h 15h 18h 21h
Wind direction
Wind speed (kts) 7
7
9
9
10
9
9
9
9
9
9
8
9
6
7
6
Wind gusts (kts)
10
14
19
19
18
18
18
16
16
17
15
14
13
10
9
7
Wave direction
Wave height (m)
0.4
0.4
0.5
0.6
0.7
0.8
0.8
0.7
0.7
0.7
0.6
0.6
0.5
0.4
0.4
0.3
Wave period (s)
8
8
3
3
4
4
4
4
4
4
4
3
3
3
10
10
Cloud cover
Precipitation (mm/3h)
2
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
Air pressure (hPa) 970 971 973 975 977 979 980 982 983 983 984 986 986 987 987 987
Air temperature (°C)
4
5
5
6
8
8
5
5
6
5
5
6
8
8
5
4
Local date Thursday, Nov 06 Friday, Nov 07
Local time 00h 03h 06h 09h 12h 15h 18h 21h 00h 03h 06h 09h 12h 15h 18h
Wind direction
Wind speed (kts) 5
6
6
8
16
13
7
7
7
7
7
7
8
8
9
Wind gusts (kts)
6
8
9
20
32
33
13
10
11
12
12
12
17
19
20
Wave direction
Wave height (m)
0.3
0.3
0.4
0.6
1.3
2.2
2.0
1.5
1.1
0.8
0.7
0.6
0.6
0.6
0.7
Wave period (s)
10
10
9
9
5
6
7
7
7
7
9
6
6
7
7
Cloud cover
Precipitation (mm/3h)
0
0
0
0
1
3
4
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
Air pressure (hPa) 986 983 981 978 974 969 969 970 970 969 969 970 971 971 974
Air temperature (°C)
3
2
2
5
7
6
5
4
5
4
5
5
8
8
6

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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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