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Wind, waves & weather forecast Sandgate/Folkestone

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Current weather
9° C
14 kts
Severe weather
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Last update: 05:44 local time
Local date Saturday, Apr 18 Sunday, Apr 19
Local time 01h 04h 07h 10h 13h 16h 19h 22h 01h 04h 07h 10h 13h 16h 19h 22h
Wind direction
Wind speed (kts) 15
14
13
15
14
16
17
16
13
11
11
11
10
11
11
11
Wind gusts (kts)
22
21
19
19
18
22
25
24
20
17
16
14
12
12
14
17
Wave direction
Wave height (m)
1.0
1.0
0.9
0.8
0.8
0.8
1.0
1.0
0.8
0.7
0.6
0.5
0.5
0.5
0.6
0.6
Wave period (s)
5
5
5
5
5
4
5
5
5
5
5
5
4
3
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) 1022 1022 1023 1024 1023 1023 1022 1023 1023 1021 1021 1021 1020 1020 1020 1022
Air temperature (°C)
8
8
8
10
11
11
9
9
8
7
7
9
9
10
9
8
Local date Monday, Apr 20 Tuesday, Apr 21
Local time 01h 04h 07h 10h 13h 16h 19h 22h 01h 04h 07h 10h 13h 16h 19h 22h
Wind direction
Wind speed (kts) 11
9
9
10
13
14
12
11
10
10
10
12
12
13
12
13
Wind gusts (kts)
17
15
15
14
16
18
20
19
16
15
15
16
17
18
19
21
Wave direction
Wave height (m)
0.5
0.5
0.5
0.5
0.6
0.7
0.7
0.6
0.6
0.5
0.4
0.4
0.5
0.6
0.6
0.6
Wave period (s)
3
4
4
4
3
4
4
4
4
4
4
4
3
4
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) 1022 1023 1024 1025 1026 1026 1026 1028 1028 1028 1028 1029 1029 1029 1028 1029
Air temperature (°C)
8
9
9
12
12
12
10
9
9
9
9
11
12
12
10
9
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Local date Wednesday, Apr 22 Thursday, Apr 23
Local time 01h 04h 07h 10h 13h 16h 19h 22h 01h 04h 07h 10h 13h 16h 19h 22h
Wind direction
Wind speed (kts) 13
12
12
13
14
16
16
15
13
13
14
14
14
14
12
10
Wind gusts (kts)
21
19
18
19
19
22
25
24
22
20
21
20
19
19
17
14
Wave direction
Wave height (m)
0.6
0.6
0.6
0.6
0.7
0.7
0.8
0.8
0.6
0.7
0.7
0.6
0.6
0.5
0.5
0.4
Wave period (s)
4
4
4
4
4
4
4
4
4
4
5
5
5
5
5
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) 1029 1028 1027 1028 1026 1024 1023 1023 1022 1019 1018 1017 1014 1012 1010 1009
Air temperature (°C)
9
9
9
11
12
12
10
9
9
9
9
10
12
13
12
12
Local date Friday, Apr 24 Saturday, Apr 25
Local time 01h 04h 07h 10h 13h 16h 19h 22h 01h 04h 07h 10h 13h 16h 19h 22h
Wind direction
Wind speed (kts) 7
5
4
3
3
6
7
9
12
12
11
14
15
16
13
9
Wind gusts (kts)
9
6
5
4
3
8
9
11
20
21
19
19
20
23
20
16
Wave direction
Wave height (m)
0.4
0.3
0.3
0.3
0.3
0.3
0.4
0.4
0.4
0.4
0.5
0.5
0.6
0.6
0.6
0.6
Wave period (s)
4
4
4
4
4
4
4
4
4
4
4
4
4
4
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) 1007 1006 1005 1005 1004 1003 1003 1003 1003 1003 1004 1005 1005 1005 1005 1006
Air temperature (°C)
12
11
12
13
16
16
14
11
11
11
11
13
13
14
13
11
Local date Sunday, Apr 26 Monday, Apr 27
Local time 01h 04h 07h 10h 13h 16h 19h 22h 01h 04h 07h 10h 13h 16h 19h 22h
Wind direction
Wind speed (kts) 12
15
13
13
12
15
14
12
10
9
9
11
15
15
12
11
Wind gusts (kts)
20
26
23
20
19
20
22
21
17
15
16
15
20
21
21
22
Wave direction
Wave height (m)
0.5
0.6
0.6
0.5
0.6
0.6
0.6
0.6
0.5
0.5
0.5
0.5
0.5
0.5
0.5
0.5
Wave period (s)
4
4
4
4
4
4
4
5
5
4
4
4
4
4
4
4
Cloud cover
Precipitation (mm/3h)
0
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
2
0
Air pressure (hPa) 1005 1004 1004 1004 1004 1004 1004 1005 1005 1005 1005 1006 1005 1004 1005 1008
Air temperature (°C)
12
12
12
12
13
14
12
11
10
10
10
13
14
14
12
9

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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 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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