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Wind, waves & weather forecast Prestwick Airport

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Current weather
8° C
5 kts
Severe weather
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Last update: 11:48 local time
Local date Monday, Dec 22 Tuesday, Dec 23
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
14
13
13
13
14
15
15
14
10
4
2
10
12
13
Wind gusts (kts)
24
28
25
23
21
23
24
24
22
21
17
5
3
18
19
20
Wave direction
Wave height (m)
1.3
1.1
1.1
1.1
1.1
1.1
1.0
1.0
1.1
0.9
0.8
0.6
0.5
0.7
1.2
1.6
Wave period (s)
6
6
5
5
5
5
5
5
5
5
5
14
14
14
5
6
Cloud cover
Precipitation (mm/3h)
15
9
14
1
3
1
2
1
1
2
4
3
6
0
0
0
Air pressure (hPa) 1002 1002 1001 1002 1003 1002 1003 1003 1004 1003 1002 1001 1001 1001 1002 1003
Air temperature (°C)
10
10
10
10
9
9
9
9
8
7
6
5
4
6
6
6
Local date Wednesday, Dec 24 Thursday, Dec 25
Local time 00h 03h 06h 09h 12h 15h 18h 21h 00h 03h 06h 09h 12h 15h 18h 21h
Wind direction
Wind speed (kts) 17
20
19
21
19
19
14
9
7
5
4
4
5
6
4
4
Wind gusts (kts)
25
29
28
30
28
29
21
15
10
7
6
5
8
9
6
6
Wave direction
Wave height (m)
1.9
2.2
2.2
2.2
2.4
2.5
2.4
2.2
1.8
1.4
1.0
0.7
0.5
0.4
0.3
0.2
Wave period (s)
6
7
7
7
7
7
7
7
7
7
6
6
9
9
9
9
Cloud cover
Precipitation (mm/3h)
0
0
1
1
2
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
Air pressure (hPa) 1004 1004 1004 1005 1007 1009 1013 1017 1020 1022 1025 1027 1029 1030 1031 1031
Air temperature (°C)
6
6
5
6
7
7
6
4
4
3
3
3
6
5
3
4
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Local date Friday, Dec 26 Saturday, Dec 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
9
9
10
14
21
20
22
26
21
22
15
21
21
20
22
Wind gusts (kts)
14
15
14
15
22
35
35
38
44
37
31
25
29
30
30
32
Wave direction
Wave height (m)
0.3
0.5
0.6
0.6
0.7
0.9
1.0
1.4
2.2
2.4
2.0
1.8
1.9
2.2
2.0
1.8
Wave period (s)
9
3
4
4
4
4
5
5
6
7
7
6
6
7
7
6
Cloud cover
Precipitation (mm/3h)
0
0
0
0
0
3
10
3
15
3
6
1
1
1
3
1
Air pressure (hPa) 1031 1029 1028 1026 1023 1016 1010 1005 998 994 990 993 993 993 993 994
Air temperature (°C)
5
5
5
4
6
5
7
8
9
9
9
6
6
5
3
3
Local date Sunday, Dec 28 Monday, Dec 29
Local time 00h 03h 06h 09h 12h 15h 18h 21h 00h 03h 06h 09h 12h 15h 18h
Wind direction
Wind speed (kts) 17
18
13
5
1
3
4
4
8
11
7
5
4
7
7
Wind gusts (kts)
28
30
21
9
2
5
6
5
14
17
13
7
6
10
9
Wave direction
Wave height (m)
1.9
1.5
1.1
1.2
1.5
1.7
1.9
1.7
1.3
1.0
0.8
0.6
0.4
Wave period (s)
6
6
5
5
5
6
6
6
6
5
5
4
4
Cloud cover
Precipitation (mm/3h)
2
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
Air pressure (hPa) 996 998 1002 1006 1008 1008 1009 1008 1006 1005 1004 1005 1006 1007 1009
Air temperature (°C)
3
4
5
3
4
3
1
2
4
5
3
2
3
2
1

Description

This is the wind, wave and weather forecast for Prestwick Airport 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 27 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 Prestwick Airport 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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