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Wind, waves & weather forecast Preston

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Current weather
3° C
7 kts
Severe weather
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Last update: 17:04 local time
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) 27
26
23
21
21
19
16
14
6
10
11
17
19
20
16
15
Wind gusts (kts)
40
40
36
32
32
31
29
25
7
15
20
30
31
31
28
27
Wave direction
Wave height (m)
1.9
1.9
1.8
1.7
1.7
1.6
1.7
1.7
1.6
1.4
1.5
1.6
1.7
1.7
1.6
1.6
Wave period (s)
7
7
7
7
7
6
7
7
7
7
7
6
6
6
6
6
Cloud cover
Precipitation (mm/3h)
7
3
6
4
7
2
3
2
7
0
1
0
0
0
1
0
Air pressure (hPa) 986 983 980 975 973 971 970 970 967 971 971 973 974 972 970 969
Air temperature (°C)
2
3
2
3
2
2
2
2
2
0
3
4
4
3
3
3
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) 15
18
22
17
15
16
21
24
21
23
27
25
24
21
20
17
Wind gusts (kts)
27
32
35
30
24
26
35
39
37
38
41
39
35
32
33
28
Wave direction
Wave height (m)
1.6
1.8
2.1
2.3
2.2
2.2
2.3
2.3
2.2
2.2
2.4
2.4
2.3
2.0
1.7
1.5
Wave period (s)
7
7
7
8
8
8
8
8
8
8
8
8
8
7
7
7
Cloud cover
Precipitation (mm/3h)
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
Air pressure (hPa) 971 971 971 975 979 981 984 987 990 990 990 992 994 994 995 996
Air temperature (°C)
2
3
3
3
4
4
2
2
1
1
2
2
3
3
2
2
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) 12
8
6
5
6
8
8
8
8
5
3
6
5
8
10
10
Wind gusts (kts)
22
10
8
6
9
12
12
12
10
7
4
7
7
15
17
20
Wave direction
Wave height (m)
1.3
1.1
0.9
0.8
0.7
0.6
0.6
0.7
0.7
0.8
0.8
0.8
1.0
1.1
1.0
1.0
Wave period (s)
6
6
5
5
5
4
4
4
4
5
5
5
5
5
5
5
Cloud cover
Precipitation (mm/3h)
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
1
0
0
0
Air pressure (hPa) 996 997 997 998 999 999 999 1000 999 997 995 994 996 998 1001 1003
Air temperature (°C)
1
1
0
0
3
3
1
0
1
0
0
1
3
2
0
1
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Local date Wednesday, Feb 04 Thursday, Feb 05
Local time 00h 03h 06h 09h 12h 15h 18h 21h 00h 03h 06h 09h 12h 15h 18h 21h
Wind direction
Wind speed (kts) 11
10
10
13
14
12
10
8
7
7
6
8
10
9
7
6
Wind gusts (kts)
19
18
19
25
22
22
18
9
8
8
8
11
18
15
9
8
Wave direction
Wave height (m)
1.0
1.1
1.1
1.2
1.2
1.2
1.1
1.0
1.0
1.0
1.0
1.0
1.0
0.9
0.9
Wave period (s)
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) 1005 1007 1008 1009 1010 1011 1013 1015 1016 1017 1018 1020 1020 1023 1022 1023
Air temperature (°C)
-1
-1
-1
1
3
3
1
0
-1
-1
-1
0
3
3
1
0
Local date Friday, Feb 06 Saturday, Feb 07
Local time 00h 03h 06h 09h 12h 15h 18h 21h 00h 03h 06h 09h 12h 15h 18h 21h
Wind direction
Wind speed (kts) 3
1
4
6
4
14
11
10
9
9
9
12
11
11
9
7
Wind gusts (kts)
4
2
5
7
6
25
20
19
14
14
14
21
16
17
16
9
Cloud cover
Precipitation (mm/3h)
0
0
0
1
3
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
0
0
Air pressure (hPa) 1023 1022 1022 1021 1020 1022 1025 1027 1028 1028 1031 1027 1026 1025 1024 1030
Air temperature (°C)
-2
-2
1
3
4
4
1
1
1
2
1
4
6
6
5
1

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.

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