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Wind, waves & weather forecast Lochans/Stranraer

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Current weather
7° C
14 kts
Severe weather
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Last update: 10:50 local time
Local date Monday, Jan 26 Tuesday, Jan 27
Local time 00h 03h 06h 09h 12h 15h 18h 21h 00h 03h 06h 09h 12h 15h 18h 21h
Wind direction
Wind speed (kts) 9
18
21
22
21
18
16
14
14
16
15
12
14
14
17
20
Wind gusts (kts)
16
24
28
31
30
27
24
21
19
22
20
17
18
19
23
28
Wave direction
Wave height (m)
1.0
1.0
1.1
1.1
1.2
1.1
0.9
0.7
0.6
0.5
0.5
0.5
0.6
0.7
0.8
1.0
Wave period (s)
6
6
6
4
5
5
5
4
4
3
3
3
3
4
4
5
Cloud cover
Precipitation (mm/3h)
4
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
1
0
0
0
0
0
Air pressure (hPa) 1014 1015 1016 1017 1019 1020 1021 1022 1023 1023 1022 1022 1021 1018 1015 1011
Air temperature (°C)
9
8
7
8
8
8
8
8
8
8
8
7
8
8
7
7
Local date Wednesday, Jan 28 Thursday, Jan 29
Local time 00h 03h 06h 09h 12h 15h 18h 21h 00h 03h 06h 09h 12h 15h 18h 21h
Wind direction
Wind speed (kts) 21
22
20
32
32
33
31
25
22
23
17
18
23
23
21
25
Wind gusts (kts)
30
33
31
40
41
41
39
33
28
30
23
24
31
30
28
33
Wave direction
Wave height (m)
1.3
1.5
1.7
2.0
2.4
2.3
2.0
1.7
1.5
1.4
1.3
1.2
1.1
1.2
1.4
1.5
Wave period (s)
5
6
6
7
7
7
6
6
6
6
5
6
6
5
5
5
Cloud cover
Precipitation (mm/3h)
1
3
4
3
5
2
5
2
4
2
3
1
4
3
5
1
Air pressure (hPa) 1005 999 993 989 989 990 988 986 983 980 979 977 976 975 974 974
Air temperature (°C)
8
9
8
6
4
4
3
3
2
2
2
3
5
4
4
5
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Local date Friday, Jan 30 Saturday, Jan 31
Local time 00h 03h 06h 09h 12h 15h 18h 21h 00h 03h 06h 09h 12h 15h 18h 21h
Wind direction
Wind speed (kts) 21
21
27
27
25
24
26
29
31
32
30
20
20
18
14
17
Wind gusts (kts)
29
30
40
38
33
33
37
40
41
42
40
27
26
23
19
22
Wave direction
Wave height (m)
1.5
1.3
1.1
1.1
1.1
1.1
1.0
0.9
0.7
0.8
0.7
0.7
0.7
0.8
0.8
0.8
Wave period (s)
5
5
5
5
5
5
5
5
4
5
5
4
4
4
4
4
Cloud cover
Precipitation (mm/3h)
2
0
4
2
2
0
1
0
1
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
Air pressure (hPa) 974 972 967 968 970 972 973 974 974 974 974 975 981 985 988 990
Air temperature (°C)
4
4
6
7
7
7
6
7
6
6
7
6
6
6
6
5
Local date Sunday, Feb 01 Monday, Feb 02
Local time 00h 03h 06h 09h 12h 15h 18h 21h 00h 03h 06h 09h 12h 15h 18h 21h
Wind direction
Wind speed (kts) 13
15
18
20
16
17
18
20
20
19
16
13
13
13
18
26
Wind gusts (kts)
18
21
25
27
19
23
25
26
27
25
23
19
17
18
25
34
Wave direction
Wave height (m)
0.8
0.8
0.8
0.8
0.8
0.8
0.7
0.6
0.6
0.6
0.7
0.7
0.8
0.8
0.8
0.9
Wave period (s)
4
4
4
4
4
4
4
4
4
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
3
Air pressure (hPa) 991 991 991 991 993 996 1002 1002 1004 1006 1008 1009 1011 1010 1008 1004
Air temperature (°C)
5
5
5
6
6
6
4
4
4
3
3
3
5
5
5
6
Local date Tuesday, Feb 03 Wednesday, Feb 04
Local time 00h 03h 06h 09h 12h 15h 18h 21h 00h 03h 06h 09h 12h 15h 18h 21h
Wind direction
Wind speed (kts) 28
30
30
26
25
22
19
17
17
16
12
10
9
6
7
6
Wind gusts (kts)
37
39
39
34
30
29
26
24
27
22
17
14
10
7
7
6
Wave direction
Wave height (m)
1.0
1.0
1.1
1.2
1.2
1.2
1.1
1.1
1.1
1.1
1.1
1.1
1.1
1.1
1.0
1.0
Wave period (s)
4
4
5
5
5
5
5
5
5
5
5
5
5
5
5
5
Cloud cover
Precipitation (mm/3h)
4
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
Air pressure (hPa) 1005 1006 1008 1011 1013 1014 1015 1017 1017 1018 1020 1021 1023 1024 1025 1027
Air temperature (°C)
5
4
3
3
4
3
3
3
3
3
2
1
2
3
1
1

Description

This is the wind, wave and weather forecast for Lochans/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 Lochans/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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