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Wind, waves & weather forecast Kirkcolm/Stranraer

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Current weather
15° C
17 kts
Severe weather
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Last update: 11:42 local time
Local date Wednesday, Aug 27 Thursday, Aug 28
Local time 01h 04h 07h 10h 13h 16h 19h 22h 01h 04h 07h 10h 13h 16h 19h 22h
Wind direction
Wind speed (kts) 11
11
12
15
17
17
19
22
24
21
11
10
12
17
17
20
Wind gusts (kts)
14
14
15
19
22
25
29
34
38
33
18
13
16
21
25
29
Wave direction
Wave height (m)
0.4
0.4
0.5
0.6
0.8
0.9
1.0
1.2
1.4
1.5
1.3
1.0
0.8
0.9
1.0
1.2
Wave period (s)
3
3
5
5
5
4
5
5
5
6
6
6
6
6
5
6
Cloud cover
Precipitation (mm/3h)
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
2
2
0
0
0
0
0
Air pressure (hPa) 1005 1005 1005 1004 1003 1000 998 996 994 992 993 994 995 995 993 993
Air temperature (°C)
11
11
10
12
14
16
15
14
13
14
15
15
15
15
14
14
Local date Friday, Aug 29 Saturday, Aug 30
Local time 01h 04h 07h 10h 13h 16h 19h 22h 01h 04h 07h 10h 13h 16h 19h 22h
Wind direction
Wind speed (kts) 23
20
20
17
20
16
12
14
16
15
14
14
11
12
14
17
Wind gusts (kts)
33
30
29
24
26
23
21
23
23
22
20
20
16
20
23
23
Wave direction
Wave height (m)
1.3
1.4
1.5
1.4
1.4
1.3
1.2
1.2
1.3
1.4
1.4
1.4
1.2
1.0
0.9
1.0
Wave period (s)
6
7
7
7
7
7
7
7
7
5
5
5
5
5
5
4
Cloud cover
Precipitation (mm/3h)
1
4
4
1
1
1
2
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
1
0
Air pressure (hPa) 991 989 989 990 990 990 991 994 995 996 997 999 1000 1001 1002 1004
Air temperature (°C)
14
14
14
14
15
15
15
14
13
13
13
14
15
14
14
13
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Local date Sunday, Aug 31 Monday, Sep 01
Local time 01h 04h 07h 10h 13h 16h 19h 22h 01h 04h 07h 10h 13h 16h 19h 22h
Wind direction
Wind speed (kts) 18
19
18
18
16
12
5
1
7
9
11
8
9
10
8
8
Wind gusts (kts)
24
25
23
22
19
16
10
2
9
13
18
13
12
13
13
11
Wave direction
Wave height (m)
1.1
1.1
0.9
0.8
0.6
0.4
0.3
0.3
0.4
0.5
0.6
0.7
0.7
0.6
0.6
0.5
Wave period (s)
5
5
5
5
5
4
4
2
3
3
4
4
5
5
5
5
Cloud cover
Precipitation (mm/3h)
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
1
2
1
0
0
0
Air pressure (hPa) 1004 1005 1006 1007 1008 1009 1009 1009 1009 1008 1007 1008 1009 1010 1011 1012
Air temperature (°C)
13
13
13
14
14
15
14
12
14
14
14
15
16
16
14
13
Local date Tuesday, Sep 02 Wednesday, Sep 03
Local time 01h 04h 07h 10h 13h 16h 19h 22h 01h 04h 07h 10h 13h 16h 19h
Wind direction
Wind speed (kts) 6
4
3
3
3
4
4
4
5
6
7
9
8
8
6
Wind gusts (kts)
9
4
4
3
4
5
6
5
6
8
9
12
11
10
9
Wave direction
Wave height (m)
0.5
0.4
0.3
0.3
0.2
0.2
0.2
0.1
0.1
0.2
0.3
0.4
0.5
Wave period (s)
5
5
5
5
5
13
12
12
12
11
2
3
3
Cloud cover
Precipitation (mm/3h)
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
Air pressure (hPa) 1013 1012 1013 1013 1014 1013 1013 1014 1014 1014 1014 1014 1014 1013 1012
Air temperature (°C)
13
11
11
14
15
16
15
13
13
13
13
15
16
16
16

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This is the wind, wave and weather forecast for Kirkcolm/Stranraer 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 Kirkcolm/Stranraer 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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