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Wind, waves & weather forecast Stromness

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Current weather
7° C
20 kts
Severe weather
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Last update: 12:15 local time
Local date Saturday, Feb 28 Sunday, Mar 01
Local time 00h 03h 06h 09h 12h 15h 18h 21h 00h 03h 06h 09h 12h 15h 18h 21h
Wind direction
Wind speed (kts) 30
20
23
24
21
19
19
24
19
22
31
29
30
31
28
15
Wind gusts (kts)
42
28
30
33
29
23
27
31
28
28
39
38
37
38
36
18
Wave direction
Wave height (m)
3.5
3.5
3.4
3.4
3.4
3.4
3.4
3.4
3.5
3.3
3.3
3.3
3.5
3.7
3.9
3.7
Wave period (s)
14
14
13
13
14
14
15
15
16
16
16
15
14
13
13
13
Cloud cover
Precipitation (mm/3h)
3
1
1
0
0
2
3
2
4
0
3
0
0
0
0
1
Air pressure (hPa) 993 993 992 991 990 986 982 974 965 963 969 971 973 975 975 980
Air temperature (°C)
7
7
7
7
7
7
7
6
8
7
7
7
8
8
7
6
Local date Monday, Mar 02 Tuesday, Mar 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
25
19
17
19
28
34
25
22
22
18
16
15
12
15
18
Wind gusts (kts)
14
30
22
20
22
33
41
30
27
26
22
19
17
14
20
22
Wave direction
Wave height (m)
3.4
3.1
3.0
2.9
2.9
3.1
3.5
3.6
3.5
3.3
3.2
3.1
3.0
2.8
2.7
2.7
Wave period (s)
13
13
14
14
13
13
12
13
13
13
13
13
13
14
14
14
Cloud cover
Precipitation (mm/3h)
1
2
3
0
0
1
3
1
2
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
Air pressure (hPa) 981 982 983 984 985 986 987 989 990 990 990 990 991 990 994 995
Air temperature (°C)
6
5
5
4
5
5
4
4
3
3
3
3
4
5
4
5
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Local date Wednesday, Mar 04 Thursday, Mar 05
Local time 00h 03h 06h 09h 12h 15h 18h 21h 00h 03h 06h 09h 12h 15h 18h 21h
Wind direction
Wind speed (kts) 26
29
27
25
23
25
20
15
12
17
18
22
26
24
28
25
Wind gusts (kts)
31
35
33
31
29
30
25
18
15
21
24
29
35
32
35
32
Wave direction
Wave height (m)
2.7
2.8
2.8
2.7
2.6
2.6
2.5
2.3
2.2
2.1
1.9
1.9
1.8
1.8
1.8
1.8
Wave period (s)
14
15
15
15
14
14
14
13
13
13
12
12
12
11
10
10
Cloud cover
Precipitation (mm/3h)
2
0
1
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
2
7
3
4
0
Air pressure (hPa) 997 1001 1006 1011 1015 1018 1021 1023 1023 1021 1018 1013 1006 1003 1005 1008
Air temperature (°C)
6
5
4
5
5
5
5
5
5
5
5
6
6
8
7
6
Local date Friday, Mar 06 Saturday, Mar 07
Local time 00h 03h 06h 09h 12h 15h 18h 21h 00h 03h 06h 09h 12h 15h 18h 21h
Wind direction
Wind speed (kts) 23
22
20
21
26
29
30
38
32
33
31
26
25
27
35
36
Wind gusts (kts)
29
27
25
26
37
44
48
57
49
51
46
40
41
38
46
46
Wave direction
Wave height (m)
1.9
1.9
2.0
2.0
2.1
2.2
2.2
2.3
2.4
2.5
2.6
2.7
2.8
2.8
2.8
2.8
Wave period (s)
10
10
11
13
13
14
14
15
16
16
16
16
16
15
15
15
Cloud cover
Precipitation (mm/3h)
1
1
1
0
0
3
4
0
1
0
0
0
2
3
3
0
Air pressure (hPa) 1010 1010 1010 1009 1005 999 994 990 990 990 990 990 988 988 990 995
Air temperature (°C)
6
6
6
6
7
7
9
10
9
8
8
8
8
8
7
5
Local date Sunday, Mar 08 Monday, Mar 09
Local time 00h 03h 06h 09h 12h 15h 18h 21h 00h 03h 06h 09h 12h 15h 18h 21h
Wind direction
Wind speed (kts) 38
35
34
31
30
28
26
25
28
29
28
27
27
26
25
24
Wind gusts (kts)
49
45
43
40
39
35
32
32
36
37
35
35
34
33
31
30
Wave direction
Wave height (m)
2.9
3.0
3.1
3.3
3.4
3.6
3.7
3.7
3.7
Wave period (s)
14
14
14
14
14
14
14
14
15
Cloud cover
Precipitation (mm/3h)
1
1
2
1
1
0
1
1
2
0
1
0
0
1
1
1
Air pressure (hPa) 999 1001 1003 1004 1006 1006 1007 1008 1009 1011 1013 1014 1016 1017 1018 1020
Air temperature (°C)
5
5
6
6
7
6
6
6
6
6
6
7
7
7
6
7

Description

This is the wind, wave and weather forecast for Stromness 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 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 Stromness 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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