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Wind, waves & weather forecast Preston

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Last update: 22:53 local time
Local date Saturday, Mar 28 Sunday, Mar 29
Local time 00h 03h 06h 09h 12h 15h 18h 21h 00h 04h 07h 10h 13h 16h 19h 22h
Wind direction
Wind speed (kts) 11
17
15
18
21
28
18
16
26
24
17
8
6
21
27
23
Wind gusts (kts)
19
28
31
36
34
36
27
29
38
35
27
12
10
31
39
34
Wave direction
Wave height (m)
0.3
0.5
1.0
1.4
1.6
1.4
1.1
1.1
1.3
1.4
1.3
1.3
1.3
1.3
1.3
1.3
Wave period (s)
2
3
4
5
6
6
5
5
5
5
6
6
6
6
6
6
Cloud cover
Precipitation (mm/3h)
0
0
2
4
7
2
2
1
4
1
1
4
8
1
3
0
Air pressure (hPa) 1011 1006 1002 999 998 997 999 998 996 996 994 990 988 989 991 995
Air temperature (°C)
6
6
10
10
11
11
8
7
8
7
6
6
6
8
7
6
Local date Monday, Mar 30 Tuesday, Mar 31
Local time 01h 04h 07h 10h 13h 16h 19h 22h 01h 04h 07h 10h 13h 16h 19h 22h
Wind direction
Wind speed (kts) 25
19
16
20
18
13
17
32
31
36
31
29
29
28
24
19
Wind gusts (kts)
36
30
28
25
22
21
35
48
48
54
47
39
37
39
34
29
Wave direction
Wave height (m)
1.5
1.5
1.4
1.2
1.1
1.3
1.6
1.9
2.1
2.2
2.3
2.4
2.4
2.3
2.1
2.0
Wave period (s)
6
6
6
6
5
5
6
6
7
7
7
7
7
7
7
7
Cloud cover
Precipitation (mm/3h)
1
0
0
0
0
1
6
3
4
0
1
1
1
0
1
0
Air pressure (hPa) 998 1001 1003 1005 1005 1001 994 994 994 994 998 1004 1008 1011 1014 1017
Air temperature (°C)
5
4
4
7
8
8
8
11
9
8
7
8
9
8
6
5
Local date Wednesday, Apr 01 Thursday, Apr 02
Local time 01h 04h 07h 10h 13h 16h 19h 22h 01h 04h 07h 10h 13h 16h 19h 22h
Wind direction
Wind speed (kts) 17
21
21
20
15
7
15
16
17
13
24
26
33
37
30
25
Wind gusts (kts)
29
31
29
26
20
23
29
32
33
33
40
37
46
46
45
40
Wave direction
Wave height (m)
1.8
1.7
1.6
1.5
1.6
1.4
1.3
1.2
1.2
1.1
1.1
1.2
1.2
1.2
1.1
1.0
Wave period (s)
7
6
6
6
6
6
6
5
5
5
5
5
5
5
5
5
Cloud cover
Precipitation (mm/3h)
0
0
0
0
0
2
2
0
0
1
6
3
5
0
0
0
Air pressure (hPa) 1018 1018 1019 1019 1018 1015 1012 1009 1005 999 992 988 989 1001 1010 1016
Air temperature (°C)
5
6
7
8
9
8
10
10
9
9
10
9
9
8
4
3
Local date Friday, Apr 03 Saturday, Apr 04
Local time 01h 04h 07h 10h 13h 16h 19h 22h 01h 04h 07h 10h 13h 16h 19h 22h
Wind direction
Wind speed (kts) 21
20
18
20
18
16
10
6
3
1
1
3
7
9
7
5
Wind gusts (kts)
33
33
30
26
22
20
16
8
4
2
1
4
7
9
10
7
Wave direction
Wave height (m)
0.9
0.9
0.9
0.9
0.9
0.9
0.9
0.9
0.8
0.8
0.9
0.9
0.9
0.9
0.9
1.0
Wave period (s)
5
5
5
5
5
5
5
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
0
0
0
0
0
Air pressure (hPa) 1019 1022 1024 1026 1027 1027 1028 1030 1029 1029 1028 1028 1027 1027 1027 1028
Air temperature (°C)
2
3
2
5
7
7
6
2
-1
0
2
6
8
9
7
3
Local date Sunday, Apr 05 Monday, Apr 06
Local time 01h 04h 07h 10h 13h 16h 19h 22h 01h 04h 07h 10h 13h 16h 19h
Wind direction
Wind speed (kts) 4
1
2
5
9
12
10
6
4
3
5
9
13
14
14
Wind gusts (kts)
5
1
3
6
9
13
16
8
5
5
6
11
14
16
20
Wave direction
Wave height (m)
1.0
1.0
1.0
1.0
1.0
1.0
0.9
0.9
0.9
0.9
0.9
0.9
1.0
Wave period (s)
5
5
5
5
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
0
0
0
0
Air pressure (hPa) 1028 1028 1029 1029 1029 1029 1030 1031 1031 1030 1030 1030 1029 1028 1026
Air temperature (°C)
2
0
1
9
11
11
9
5
4
3
4
9
11
10
8

Description

This is the wind, wave and weather forecast for Preston in England, 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 Preston when you want to find the best last minute travel destination for your kiteboarding, windsurfing or sailing vacation in United Kingdom.

Units Our default units are knots and degrees Celsius. These are often used by sailors, kiters, surfers, windsurfers or paragliders. You can change units on our settings page.

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