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Wind, waves & weather forecast Sandgate/Folkestone

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Current weather
9° C
16 kts
Severe weather
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Last update: 22:43 local time
Local date Sunday, Mar 29 Monday, Mar 30
Local time 00h 04h 07h 10h 13h 16h 19h 22h 01h 04h 07h 10h 13h 16h 19h 22h
Wind direction
Wind speed (kts) 16
19
18
23
26
26
23
18
20
18
16
17
14
17
22
23
Wind gusts (kts)
28
31
30
38
42
44
40
34
30
27
26
23
20
22
38
41
Wave direction
Wave height (m)
1.4
1.4
1.6
1.9
2.3
2.2
1.9
1.7
1.5
1.2
1.0
0.8
0.8
1.1
1.6
1.8
Wave period (s)
5
5
6
6
6
7
6
6
5
5
5
4
4
4
5
6
Cloud cover
Precipitation (mm/3h)
0
0
0
2
3
1
2
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
3
1
Air pressure (hPa) 1006 1004 1002 997 995 994 995 998 1001 1002 1005 1007 1008 1006 1001 999
Air temperature (°C)
10
9
9
10
11
11
10
9
7
6
6
8
9
9
9
11
Local date Tuesday, Mar 31 Wednesday, Apr 01
Local time 01h 04h 07h 10h 13h 16h 19h 22h 01h 04h 07h 10h 13h 16h 19h 22h
Wind direction
Wind speed (kts) 25
23
21
23
21
20
16
20
20
21
21
21
19
20
16
15
Wind gusts (kts)
45
42
38
36
34
30
29
32
29
32
30
29
28
29
27
25
Wave direction
Wave height (m)
2.0
1.9
1.7
1.5
1.4
1.2
1.0
1.1
1.2
1.3
1.3
1.3
1.4
1.3
1.2
1.1
Wave period (s)
6
6
6
6
5
5
5
4
5
5
5
5
5
5
5
5
Cloud cover
Precipitation (mm/3h)
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
Air pressure (hPa) 998 999 1001 1004 1007 1009 1012 1015 1017 1018 1018 1019 1018 1017 1017 1017
Air temperature (°C)
11
10
9
9
10
11
9
7
6
5
5
8
9
9
8
8
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Local date Thursday, Apr 02 Friday, Apr 03
Local time 01h 04h 07h 10h 13h 16h 19h 22h 01h 04h 07h 10h 13h 16h 19h 22h
Wind direction
Wind speed (kts) 13
11
8
5
5
7
6
5
8
10
12
9
19
20
19
14
Wind gusts (kts)
21
17
13
7
6
8
8
7
14
18
22
12
26
26
24
20
Wave direction
Wave height (m)
1.0
0.8
0.7
0.7
0.8
0.8
0.7
0.8
0.8
0.8
0.8
0.8
0.8
0.8
0.8
0.8
Wave period (s)
5
4
4
4
4
5
4
5
5
5
5
5
4
5
5
5
Cloud cover
Precipitation (mm/3h)
1
1
2
0
1
0
0
0
1
1
3
1
2
0
0
0
Air pressure (hPa) 1016 1015 1015 1016 1016 1014 1013 1013 1010 1007 1004 1004 1007 1010 1013 1016
Air temperature (°C)
7
7
6
7
8
8
7
7
8
9
9
10
7
7
6
6
Local date Saturday, Apr 04 Sunday, Apr 05
Local time 01h 04h 07h 10h 13h 16h 19h 22h 01h 04h 07h 10h 13h 16h 19h 22h
Wind direction
Wind speed (kts) 12
12
13
13
13
13
13
14
14
13
14
16
15
15
12
9
Wind gusts (kts)
17
17
17
15
16
16
17
19
19
18
19
20
19
20
17
13
Wave direction
Wave height (m)
0.7
0.7
0.7
0.7
0.6
0.6
0.6
0.6
0.5
0.5
0.5
0.4
0.4
0.4
0.5
0.5
Wave period (s)
5
5
5
5
5
5
5
5
5
5
5
5
5
5
4
4
Cloud cover
Precipitation (mm/3h)
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
Air pressure (hPa) 1018 1019 1020 1021 1018 1017 1018 1020 1021 1021 1023 1025 1027 1028 1029 1032
Air temperature (°C)
6
5
5
7
7
7
6
5
5
4
4
6
7
8
7
6
Local date Monday, Apr 06 Tuesday, Apr 07
Local time 01h 04h 07h 10h 13h 16h 19h 22h 01h 04h 07h 10h 13h 16h 19h
Wind direction
Wind speed (kts) 6
5
6
7
9
10
7
7
9
8
7
6
4
4
3
Wind gusts (kts)
7
6
8
10
11
13
9
11
13
12
11
8
5
5
4
Wave direction
Wave height (m)
0.5
0.4
0.4
0.4
0.5
0.5
0.6
0.6
0.6
0.5
0.5
0.5
0.5
0.5
0.6
Wave period (s)
4
4
4
4
4
4
4
4
5
5
5
5
5
4
4
Cloud cover
Precipitation (mm/3h)
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
Air pressure (hPa) 1033 1033 1034 1035 1033 1032 1032 1033 1033 1033 1034 1034 1034 1033 1034
Air temperature (°C)
5
5
4
8
10
11
9
9
7
7
7
10
12
12
11

Description

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 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 Sandgate/Folkestone 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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