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Wind, waves & weather forecast Stromness

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  • Sunrise: 07:29
  • Sunset: 16:22
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Last update: 11:44 local time
Local date Saturday, Nov 01 Sunday, Nov 02
Local time 00h 03h 06h 09h 12h 15h 18h 21h 00h 03h 06h 09h 12h 15h 18h 21h
Wind direction
Wind speed (kts) 12
12
17
23
23
22
23
23
27
21
21
20
21
22
21
18
Wind gusts (kts)
18
22
25
29
29
28
30
32
34
24
24
24
25
28
25
21
Wave direction
Wave height (m)
1.0
0.9
1.0
1.3
1.5
1.6
1.7
1.8
2.0
1.8
1.6
1.5
1.5
1.6
1.6
1.5
Wave period (s)
7
7
7
4
5
5
5
13
13
13
12
12
12
5
11
11
Cloud cover
Precipitation (mm/3h)
2
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
2
7
9
0
0
0
0
0
Air pressure (hPa) 998 998 999 999 1000 999 997 993 990 987 987 988 988 988 987 987
Air temperature (°C)
12
12
12
11
11
12
12
11
12
11
11
11
11
11
11
10
Local date Monday, Nov 03 Tuesday, Nov 04
Local time 00h 03h 06h 09h 12h 15h 18h 21h 00h 03h 06h 09h 12h 15h 18h 21h
Wind direction
Wind speed (kts) 17
14
9
6
8
17
20
15
11
6
3
4
9
17
14
10
Wind gusts (kts)
19
16
10
7
10
19
22
16
12
6
4
5
11
18
15
12
Wave direction
Wave height (m)
1.3
1.2
1.0
0.9
0.9
1.0
1.3
1.2
1.1
1.1
1.1
1.0
1.0
1.2
1.2
1.1
Wave period (s)
11
11
11
11
13
12
12
12
13
13
12
12
12
11
11
11
Cloud cover
Precipitation (mm/3h)
0
0
0
0
0
1
4
2
2
0
0
0
0
1
2
0
Air pressure (hPa) 987 986 986 986 985 983 982 983 984 985 987 988 990 992 995 997
Air temperature (°C)
10
10
9
9
10
10
10
10
10
9
9
10
10
11
11
11
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Local date Wednesday, Nov 05 Thursday, Nov 06
Local time 00h 03h 06h 09h 12h 15h 18h 21h 00h 03h 06h 09h 12h 15h 18h 21h
Wind direction
Wind speed (kts) 11
16
13
10
7
5
5
11
18
18
25
33
32
35
26
13
Wind gusts (kts)
13
18
13
10
7
5
5
12
20
22
29
38
39
43
33
15
Wave direction
Wave height (m)
1.1
1.2
1.2
1.0
0.9
0.8
0.8
0.7
0.8
0.9
1.3
2.0
2.1
2.5
2.2
1.4
Wave period (s)
10
10
10
10
9
10
10
10
10
4
5
6
7
7
8
9
Cloud cover
Precipitation (mm/3h)
0
2
2
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
1
3
0
2
3
Air pressure (hPa) 998 999 1000 1002 1002 1002 1001 1000 997 994 991 988 985 982 981 981
Air temperature (°C)
11
10
10
10
9
9
9
9
10
10
10
10
11
11
11
11
Local date Friday, Nov 07 Saturday, Nov 08
Local time 00h 03h 06h 09h 12h 15h 18h 21h 00h 03h 06h 09h 12h 15h 18h
Wind direction
Wind speed (kts) 11
13
16
19
21
20
20
21
20
22
24
25
26
27
24
Wind gusts (kts)
13
15
18
23
25
23
22
24
24
28
30
31
31
32
27
Wave direction
Wave height (m)
1.1
1.1
1.1
1.3
1.5
1.5
1.5
1.7
1.7
1.7
2.0
2.1
2.1
2.1
1.9
Wave period (s)
9
9
9
9
5
5
5
15
14
14
14
13
13
13
6
Cloud cover
Precipitation (mm/3h)
3
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
Air pressure (hPa) 982 982 982 982 981 980 979 979 979 979 980 981 981 981 982
Air temperature (°C)
11
10
10
10
11
11
11
11
10
10
10
10
10
10
10

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 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 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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