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Wind, waves & weather forecast Sandgate/Folkestone

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Current weather
15° C
5 kts
Severe weather
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Last update: 17:48 local time
Local date Wednesday, Oct 01 Thursday, Oct 02
Local time 01h 04h 07h 10h 13h 16h 19h 22h 01h 04h 07h 10h 13h 16h 19h 22h
Wind direction
Wind speed (kts) 10
11
11
12
12
12
8
6
5
4
4
3
3
2
4
5
Wind gusts (kts)
13
16
17
18
16
15
10
7
5
5
4
3
3
2
4
5
Wave direction
Wave height (m)
0.3
0.3
0.3
0.4
0.5
0.7
0.5
0.4
0.3
0.2
0.2
0.1
0.1
0.1
0.1
0.1
Wave period (s)
4
3
3
3
3
4
4
5
5
5
5
5
4
4
7
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) 1021 1020 1021 1021 1022 1021 1022 1023 1024 1024 1025 1025 1025 1023 1023 1023
Air temperature (°C)
16
17
17
18
18
19
18
17
17
16
16
17
18
18
17
17
Local date Friday, Oct 03 Saturday, Oct 04
Local time 01h 04h 07h 10h 13h 16h 19h 22h 01h 04h 07h 10h 13h 16h 19h 22h
Wind direction
Wind speed (kts) 5
4
5
6
8
10
9
8
9
12
16
18
20
14
15
12
Wind gusts (kts)
5
5
5
8
11
13
13
10
13
19
24
26
26
19
19
16
Wave direction
Wave height (m)
0.1
0.1
0.1
0.1
0.1
0.2
0.2
0.2
0.2
0.3
0.5
0.7
0.9
0.9
0.8
0.8
Wave period (s)
5
5
5
5
1
2
2
2
2
2
3
4
4
5
5
4
Cloud cover
Precipitation (mm/3h)
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
3
3
0
Air pressure (hPa) 1022 1021 1020 1020 1019 1017 1017 1016 1013 1011 1008 1007 1006 1006 1009 1012
Air temperature (°C)
16
16
16
17
18
18
17
17
17
17
17
18
18
16
14
13
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Local date Sunday, Oct 05 Monday, Oct 06
Local time 01h 04h 07h 10h 13h 16h 19h 22h 01h 04h 07h 10h 13h 16h 19h 22h
Wind direction
Wind speed (kts) 10
9
7
4
4
7
8
9
10
12
13
17
18
20
21
23
Wind gusts (kts)
13
10
8
5
5
8
10
11
13
15
16
20
22
26
28
31
Wave direction
Wave height (m)
0.6
0.5
0.4
0.3
0.3
0.2
0.2
0.2
0.3
0.3
0.4
0.6
0.7
0.9
1.1
1.3
Wave period (s)
4
4
6
6
5
5
4
4
2
2
3
3
4
4
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) 1013 1014 1015 1016 1016 1015 1014 1014 1013 1012 1011 1010 1009 1006 1004 1001
Air temperature (°C)
12
11
11
12
14
15
14
14
14
14
14
14
15
16
15
15
Local date Tuesday, Oct 07 Wednesday, Oct 08
Local time 01h 04h 07h 10h 13h 16h 19h 22h 01h 04h 07h 10h 13h 16h 19h
Wind direction
Wind speed (kts) 27
34
16
17
17
18
17
18
21
23
22
22
23
21
17
Wind gusts (kts)
37
50
23
24
22
24
23
24
28
30
29
28
29
27
23
Wave direction
Wave height (m)
1.6
2.3
1.9
1.4
1.2
1.2
1.1
1.1
1.3
1.6
1.7
1.6
1.7
1.5
1.2
Wave period (s)
5
6
8
8
8
7
7
7
5
5
6
8
6
6
7
Cloud cover
Precipitation (mm/3h)
2
10
19
1
1
0
0
0
2
3
4
1
2
1
1
Air pressure (hPa) 997 991 993 997 999 1000 1001 1003 1004 1004 1005 1006 1007 1008 1009
Air temperature (°C)
15
16
16
15
16
15
15
14
14
14
14
15
16
16
15

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This is the wind, wave and weather forecast for Sandgate/Folkestone 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 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 Sandgate/Folkestone 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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