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Wind, waves & weather forecast Kirkcolm/Stranraer

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Current weather
5° C
15 kts
Severe weather
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Last update: 17:39 local time
Local date Monday, Apr 27 Tuesday, Apr 28
Local time 01h 04h 07h 10h 13h 16h 19h 22h 01h 04h 07h 10h 13h 16h 19h 22h
Wind direction
Wind speed (kts) 9
5
9
15
18
16
21
23
27
20
21
21
15
22
20
13
Wind gusts (kts)
11
7
10
17
22
21
29
31
35
28
28
27
20
32
26
18
Wave direction
Wave height (m)
0.5
0.4
0.3
0.3
0.6
0.9
1.2
1.4
1.6
1.5
1.2
1.1
1.0
1.1
1.1
1.1
Wave period (s)
4
4
4
3
3
4
5
5
6
6
5
5
5
5
6
6
Cloud cover
Precipitation (mm/3h)
0
0
0
0
1
3
4
1
3
1
2
1
2
2
4
0
Air pressure (hPa) 1002 1001 1001 999 997 995 992 992 995 997 998 999 999 997 996 996
Air temperature (°C)
4
2
4
6
8
7
7
5
5
4
4
6
8
8
7
5
Local date Wednesday, Apr 29 Thursday, Apr 30
Local time 01h 04h 07h 10h 13h 16h 19h 22h 01h 04h 07h 10h 13h 16h 19h 22h
Wind direction
Wind speed (kts) 13
13
11
11
11
11
6
3
10
15
15
12
10
13
15
12
Wind gusts (kts)
18
18
15
13
15
15
11
4
13
22
21
14
11
14
17
16
Wave direction
Wave height (m)
1.2
1.1
1.0
0.9
0.8
0.8
0.7
0.7
0.6
0.6
0.5
0.5
0.5
0.5
0.5
0.4
Wave period (s)
7
7
7
7
6
6
5
5
6
5
6
5
5
5
4
4
Cloud cover
Precipitation (mm/3h)
0
0
0
0
1
3
8
1
2
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
Air pressure (hPa) 996 996 996 996 996 996 996 996 997 998 1000 1003 1004 1004 1005 1007
Air temperature (°C)
4
4
5
7
9
9
8
6
6
5
5
7
9
10
9
6
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Local date Friday, May 01 Saturday, May 02
Local time 01h 04h 07h 10h 13h 16h 19h 22h 01h 04h 07h 10h 13h 16h 19h 22h
Wind direction
Wind speed (kts) 8
6
5
4
2
3
6
10
21
21
22
26
27
24
28
24
Wind gusts (kts)
9
7
6
4
3
4
9
17
29
30
31
36
37
34
39
35
Wave direction
Wave height (m)
0.3
0.3
0.2
0.2
0.2
0.2
0.2
0.2
0.3
0.5
0.5
0.6
0.3
0.7
0.7
0.7
Wave period (s)
4
4
5
5
5
5
5
5
5
5
5
5
6
5
5
5
Cloud cover
Precipitation (mm/3h)
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
7
6
7
0
Air pressure (hPa) 1007 1007 1007 1007 1007 1005 1004 1003 1002 1000 998 997 994 992 989 988
Air temperature (°C)
5
4
5
8
10
10
9
7
8
6
6
6
6
7
8
9
Local date Sunday, May 03 Monday, May 04
Local time 01h 04h 07h 10h 13h 16h 19h 22h 01h 04h 07h 10h 13h 16h 19h 22h
Wind direction
Wind speed (kts) 15
11
10
13
17
20
22
21
17
17
18
19
22
20
18
21
Wind gusts (kts)
21
18
15
22
22
28
32
31
28
26
25
26
29
28
27
33
Wave direction
Wave height (m)
0.7
0.7
0.8
0.8
0.8
0.9
0.8
0.8
0.7
0.7
0.7
0.7
0.7
0.8
0.8
0.8
Wave period (s)
5
6
6
6
6
6
6
6
6
6
6
6
5
5
6
5
Cloud cover
Precipitation (mm/3h)
2
1
1
1
1
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
2
1
1
0
Air pressure (hPa) 986 986 985 985 984 983 981 981 981 981 982 983 983 983 984 985
Air temperature (°C)
10
10
9
10
12
12
11
10
10
9
8
9
10
10
9
8
Local date Tuesday, May 05 Wednesday, May 06
Local time 01h 04h 07h 10h 13h 16h 19h 22h 01h 04h 07h 10h 13h 16h 19h 22h
Wind direction
Wind speed (kts) 27
23
21
21
19
16
11
9
9
10
11
19
20
23
21
18
Wind gusts (kts)
42
36
33
31
28
24
20
14
14
15
16
28
31
37
34
29
Wave direction
Wave height (m)
0.8
0.9
0.9
0.9
0.9
0.9
0.9
0.9
0.9
1.0
1.0
0.9
0.9
0.9
0.8
0.8
Wave period (s)
5
5
6
6
6
5
5
5
5
5
5
5
5
5
5
5
Cloud cover
Precipitation (mm/3h)
2
1
2
1
1
1
2
0
0
0
0
2
4
10
14
1
Air pressure (hPa) 983 984 987 990 993 995 997 999 1000 1000 1000 999 997 994 992 992
Air temperature (°C)
8
9
9
10
12
12
10
9
8
8
8
9
10
9
10
11

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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 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 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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