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Wind, waves & weather forecast Leith / Edinburgh

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  • Sunrise: 08:18
  • Sunset: 16:30
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Last update: 16:41 local time
Local date Sunday, Jan 25 Monday, Jan 26
Local time 00h 03h 06h 09h 12h 15h 18h 21h 00h 03h 06h 09h 12h 15h 18h 21h
Wind direction
Wind speed (kts) 16
21
23
19
19
19
19
18
13
15
19
18
17
13
13
15
Wind gusts (kts)
28
34
36
32
34
34
36
31
25
25
30
30
28
26
22
25
Wave direction
Wave height (m)
0.8
0.9
0.9
1.0
0.9
1.0
1.0
0.9
0.7
0.7
0.8
0.9
1.0
0.9
0.8
0.7
Wave period (s)
4
4
4
5
5
5
5
5
5
4
4
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) 1022 1021 1019 1018 1016 1015 1014 1013 1013 1014 1014 1015 1017 1019 1021 1022
Air temperature (°C)
4
5
6
7
8
9
9
9
7
6
6
5
6
6
5
5
Local date Tuesday, Jan 27 Wednesday, Jan 28
Local time 00h 03h 06h 09h 12h 15h 18h 21h 00h 03h 06h 09h 12h 15h 18h 21h
Wind direction
Wind speed (kts) 15
18
17
16
18
18
19
19
23
22
20
18
24
25
17
19
Wind gusts (kts)
23
28
29
28
27
27
30
32
38
37
36
27
30
36
26
27
Wave direction
Wave height (m)
0.7
0.7
0.7
0.7
0.8
0.8
0.9
1.1
1.4
1.4
1.2
1.2
1.3
1.3
1.3
1.2
Wave period (s)
4
4
4
4
4
4
4
5
5
5
5
5
5
5
5
5
Cloud cover
Precipitation (mm/3h)
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
6
6
0
0
0
Air pressure (hPa) 1023 1022 1021 1021 1019 1016 1014 1009 1004 997 989 985 985 985 984 982
Air temperature (°C)
5
5
6
6
7
7
6
5
7
8
8
6
4
3
2
1
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Local date Thursday, Jan 29 Friday, Jan 30
Local time 00h 03h 06h 09h 12h 15h 18h 21h 00h 03h 06h 09h 12h 15h 18h 21h
Wind direction
Wind speed (kts) 18
22
13
17
19
19
11
13
14
26
13
37
23
19
16
11
Wind gusts (kts)
30
29
22
26
29
26
19
22
22
40
22
48
33
29
28
20
Wave direction
Wave height (m)
1.2
1.1
0.9
1.0
1.2
1.2
1.1
1.1
1.2
1.2
1.2
1.4
1.1
1.6
1.7
1.7
Wave period (s)
5
5
5
5
6
7
7
8
10
11
11
11
9
12
13
12
Cloud cover
Precipitation (mm/3h)
0
1
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
4
5
1
1
0
0
0
Air pressure (hPa) 980 976 975 973 972 968 966 969 970 962 956 965 972 977 980 983
Air temperature (°C)
1
2
1
2
4
4
2
1
1
4
4
3
4
4
2
2
Local date Saturday, Jan 31 Sunday, Feb 01
Local time 00h 03h 06h 09h 12h 15h 18h 21h 00h 03h 06h 09h 12h 15h 18h 21h
Wind direction
Wind speed (kts) 9
6
4
3
3
3
3
4
4
3
3
5
5
6
9
11
Wind gusts (kts)
14
7
4
3
4
4
4
6
6
4
4
6
6
7
14
19
Wave direction
Wave height (m)
1.7
1.6
1.5
1.4
1.4
1.3
1.2
1.2
1.2
1.2
1.3
1.4
1.5
1.6
1.6
1.5
Wave period (s)
12
12
12
11
10
9
9
9
8
8
7
7
7
8
8
8
Cloud cover
Precipitation (mm/3h)
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
1
0
0
0
0
0
Air pressure (hPa) 983 982 981 981 982 983 985 987 988 989 989 991 993 994 995 996
Air temperature (°C)
1
0
0
1
2
2
1
1
1
1
0
1
2
1
1
1
Local date Monday, Feb 02 Tuesday, Feb 03
Local time 00h 03h 06h 09h 12h 15h 18h 21h 00h 03h 06h 09h 12h 15h 18h 21h
Wind direction
Wind speed (kts) 14
18
15
13
15
15
17
17
17
17
17
14
15
13
12
12
Wind gusts (kts)
27
33
27
26
27
28
30
32
31
31
32
27
25
24
21
22
Wave direction
Wave height (m)
1.5
1.4
1.4
1.4
1.4
1.4
1.3
1.2
1.1
1.1
1.0
1.0
0.9
0.9
0.9
0.8
Wave period (s)
8
8
8
8
8
8
8
8
8
8
8
7
7
7
6
7
Cloud cover
Precipitation (mm/3h)
0
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
Air pressure (hPa) 995 995 997 999 1001 1001 1003 1005 1006 1007 1009 1012 1014 1015 1016 1017
Air temperature (°C)
1
2
2
1
2
3
2
2
2
2
3
2
3
3
1
1

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This is the wind, wave and weather forecast for Leith / Edinburgh 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 Leith / Edinburgh 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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