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Wind, waves & weather forecast Lochans/Stranraer

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Current weather
6° C
7 kts
Severe weather
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Last update: 23:07 local time
Local date Sunday, Mar 01 Monday, Mar 02
Local time 00h 03h 06h 09h 12h 15h 18h 21h 00h 03h 06h 09h 12h 15h 18h 21h
Wind direction
Wind speed (kts) 27
27
29
26
25
23
22
21
20
24
26
27
26
21
23
22
Wind gusts (kts)
41
39
40
36
32
30
30
29
27
32
33
35
34
28
31
29
Wave direction
Wave height (m)
2.7
2.6
2.5
2.3
2.3
2.1
1.9
1.7
1.4
1.3
1.3
1.5
1.6
1.6
1.4
1.2
Wave period (s)
8
8
8
7
7
6
6
6
6
6
6
6
6
6
6
6
Cloud cover
Precipitation (mm/3h)
2
1
1
0
1
1
1
0
0
0
1
1
2
0
1
0
Air pressure (hPa) 981 983 985 987 988 988 989 991 991 990 991 995 998 999 999 1000
Air temperature (°C)
7
6
6
6
6
6
5
4
4
4
2
4
4
4
4
3
Local date Tuesday, Mar 03 Wednesday, Mar 04
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
21
22
26
30
28
24
26
26
23
16
16
16
13
13
Wind gusts (kts)
29
29
29
29
37
41
38
33
35
36
33
23
20
22
18
18
Wave direction
Wave height (m)
1.2
1.1
1.1
1.1
1.2
1.2
1.2
1.1
1.1
1.1
1.1
1.1
1.0
0.9
0.8
0.7
Wave period (s)
6
6
6
6
5
5
6
6
6
6
6
6
6
5
5
5
Cloud cover
Precipitation (mm/3h)
1
0
1
0
1
2
4
1
2
1
2
0
0
0
0
0
Air pressure (hPa) 1000 1000 999 999 997 1000 1003 1007 1010 1013 1017 1022 1025 1027 1028 1028
Air temperature (°C)
3
3
3
3
6
6
5
5
5
5
5
5
6
6
5
6
Local date Thursday, Mar 05 Friday, Mar 06
Local time 00h 03h 06h 09h 12h 15h 18h 21h 00h 03h 06h 09h 12h 15h 18h 21h
Wind direction
Wind speed (kts) 15
16
17
18
19
20
15
15
11
16
15
19
23
21
20
19
Wind gusts (kts)
23
25
27
31
34
32
26
22
17
22
22
26
33
34
35
36
Wave direction
Wave height (m)
0.6
0.5
0.4
0.3
0.3
0.4
0.5
0.6
0.7
0.7
0.7
0.7
0.6
0.6
0.6
0.6
Wave period (s)
4
4
4
4
4
4
4
4
4
4
5
5
5
5
5
5
Cloud cover
Precipitation (mm/3h)
0
0
0
0
1
1
1
0
0
0
0
0
2
1
6
2
Air pressure (hPa) 1028 1026 1023 1021 1018 1017 1020 1021 1023 1020 1019 1017 1014 1010 1006 1006
Air temperature (°C)
6
6
6
7
8
9
7
6
6
6
6
6
7
8
8
9
Local date Saturday, Mar 07 Sunday, Mar 08
Local time 00h 03h 06h 09h 12h 15h 18h 21h 00h 03h 06h 09h 12h 15h 18h 21h
Wind direction
Wind speed (kts) 20
22
21
22
21
20
21
22
15
13
9
12
13
11
9
9
Wind gusts (kts)
36
37
36
36
35
36
36
37
26
22
17
18
18
16
15
13
Wave direction
Wave height (m)
0.7
0.8
0.8
0.9
1.0
1.1
1.1
1.1
1.1
1.1
1.1
1.1
1.1
1.1
1.1
1.1
Wave period (s)
6
6
5
5
5
5
5
5
5
5
5
5
5
5
5
5
Cloud cover
Precipitation (mm/3h)
4
1
2
0
1
1
1
0
1
1
1
0
0
0
1
1
Air pressure (hPa) 1004 1003 1004 1005 1005 1005 1004 1006 1009 1012 1015 1017 1018 1018 1018 1019
Air temperature (°C)
9
10
10
10
10
10
11
11
10
8
7
7
8
7
7
6
Local date Monday, Mar 09 Tuesday, Mar 10
Local time 00h 03h 06h 09h 12h 15h 18h 21h 00h 03h 06h 09h 12h 15h 18h
Wind direction
Wind speed (kts) 8
5
4
6
10
12
8
10
10
10
8
6
8
14
15
Wind gusts (kts)
11
7
6
9
15
17
15
15
14
13
10
7
10
17
22
Wave direction
Wave height (m)
1.1
Wave period (s)
6
Cloud cover
Precipitation (mm/3h)
2
1
2
1
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
Air pressure (hPa) 1019 1018 1018 1020 1022 1023 1025 1028 1029 1030 1032 1033 1034 1032 1031
Air temperature (°C)
6
6
6
6
7
8
6
6
5
5
4
6
8
8
6

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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