Wind, waves & weather forecast
Pentland Firth

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Data based on our forecast model
  • Sunrise
    4:33
  • Sunset
    21:46
  • Local time
     (UTC +1)
  • Elevation
    11 m
Last update:
11:39 local time
This forecast is based on the GFS model

Monday, May 21

Wind
Weather
Waves
Tides
01h
5kts
max 5kts
1mm
11° C
1015hpa
1.4m
11 s
01:26
4.6 m
04h
4kts
max 5kts
1mm
11° C
1015hpa
1.4m
12 s
3.7 m
07h
11kts
max 14kts
3mm
10° C
1015hpa
1.5m
12 s
07:52
1.6 m
10h
12kts
max 15kts
1mm
10° C
1016hpa
1.5m
12 s
2.4 m
13h
15kts
max 19kts
1mm
9° C
1018hpa
1.4m
12 s
14:24
4.4 m
16h
17kts
max 23kts
1mm
8° C
1019hpa
1.4m
12 s
4.0 m
19h
17kts
max 22kts
1mm
8° C
1021hpa
1.5m
12 s
20:17
2.2 m
22h
17kts
max 21kts
1mm
8° C
1023hpa
1.5m
11 s
2.6 m

Tuesday, May 22

Wind
Weather
Waves
Tides
01h
15kts
max 20kts
1mm
8° C
1023hpa
1.6m
10 s
4.2 m
04h
15kts
max 20kts
1mm
8° C
1024hpa
1.5m
9 s
02:34
4.5 m
07h
15kts
max 20kts
8° C
1024hpa
1.4m
9 s
2.4 m
10h
14kts
max 17kts
9° C
1025hpa
1.3m
9 s
09:04
1.7 m
13h
12kts
max 15kts
10° C
1025hpa
1.2m
10 s
3.4 m
16h
10kts
max 13kts
9° C
1025hpa
1.1m
10 s
15:43
4.3 m
19h
9kts
max 12kts
10° C
1025hpa
0.9m
10 s
3.1 m
22h
8kts
max 10kts
9° C
1026hpa
0.8m
10 s
21:36
2.3 m

Wednesday, May 23

Wind
Weather
Waves
Tides
01h
6kts
max 8kts
8° C
1026hpa
0.8m
10 s
3.5 m
04h
3kts
max 4kts
8° C
1026hpa
0.7m
10 s
03:49
4.4 m
07h
2kts
max 2kts
9° C
1027hpa
0.7m
10 s
3.2 m
10h
6kts
max 7kts
11° C
1028hpa
0.6m
10 s
10:24
1.8 m
13h
10kts
max 11kts
11° C
1028hpa
0.6m
10 s
2.6 m
16h
11kts
max 12kts
11° C
1028hpa
0.7m
12 s
17:01
4.3 m
19h
10kts
max 13kts
10° C
1028hpa
0.8m
14 s
3.8 m
22h
10kts
max 15kts
9° C
1028hpa
0.8m
13 s
22:58
2.3 m

Thursday, May 24

Wind
Weather
Waves
Tides
01h
12kts
max 18kts
9° C
1028hpa
0.9m
13 s
2.9 m
04h
12kts
max 17kts
9° C
1026hpa
0.9m
13 s
05:03
4.4 m
07h
11kts
max 15kts
10° C
1026hpa
0.9m
14 s
3.9 m
10h
11kts
max 14kts
12° C
1026hpa
0.9m
14 s
2.1 m
13h
10kts
max 12kts
14° C
1025hpa
0.9m
14 s
11:38
1.7 m
16h
9kts
max 10kts
15° C
1025hpa
0.9m
13 s
3.8 m
19h
3kts
max 4kts
14° C
1026hpa
0.9m
13 s
18:09
4.4 m
22h
8kts
max 11kts
12° C
1028hpa
0.9m
12 s
2.8 m

Friday, May 25

Wind
Weather
Waves
Tides
01h
8kts
max 10kts
11° C
1029hpa
0.8m
12 s
00:07
2.2 m
04h
7kts
max 9kts
11° C
1030hpa
0.8m
12 s
3.9 m
07h
9kts
max 11kts
11° C
1031hpa
0.8m
12 s
06:10
4.5 m
10h
9kts
max 12kts
11° C
1032hpa
0.8m
11 s
2.7 m
13h
9kts
max 11kts
12° C
1032hpa
0.8m
11 s
12:38
1.5 m
16h
9kts
max 10kts
13° C
1031hpa
0.8m
11 s
3.2 m
19h
8kts
max 10kts
12° C
1031hpa
0.8m
10 s
19:06
4.5 m
22h
8kts
max 12kts
10° C
1032hpa
0.8m
10 s
3.4 m

Saturday, May 26

Wind
Weather
Waves
Tides
01h
7kts
max 9kts
10° C
1032hpa
0.8m
10 s
01:03
2.0 m
04h
5kts
max 6kts
10° C
1031hpa
0.8m
10 s
3.3 m
07h
5kts
max 6kts
11° C
1032hpa
0.8m
10 s
07:07
4.6 m
10h
7kts
max 8kts
12° C
1033hpa
0.8m
10 s
3.4 m
13h
9kts
max 10kts
14° C
1032hpa
0.8m
9 s
13:27
1.4 m
16h
9kts
max 10kts
14° C
1032hpa
0.7m
9 s
2.6 m
19h
8kts
max 10kts
13° C
1032hpa
0.7m
9 s
19:52
4.7 m
22h
8kts
max 9kts
11° C
1033hpa
0.7m
9 s
3.9 m

Sunday, May 27

Wind
Weather
Waves
Tides
01h
7kts
max 8kts
11° C
1033hpa
0.7m
9 s
01:49
1.8 m
04h
6kts
max 7kts
11° C
1032hpa
0.7m
9 s
2.7 m
07h
4kts
max 4kts
12° C
1032hpa
0.7m
9 s
07:56
4.7 m
10h
5kts
max 7kts
14° C
1032hpa
0.7m
10 s
4.0 m
13h
7kts
max 8kts
16° C
1032hpa
0.8m
12 s
14:10
1.3 m
16h
8kts
max 9kts
16° C
1030hpa
0.8m
13 s
2.1 m
19h
8kts
max 10kts
14° C
1029hpa
0.9m
13 s
4.4 m
22h
7kts
max 8kts
12° C
1029hpa
0.9m
13 s
20:32
4.8 m

Monday, May 28

Wind
Weather
Waves
Tides
01h
7kts
max 8kts
11° C
1028hpa
0.9m
14 s
2.1 m
04h
6kts
max 7kts
10° C
1026hpa
0.8m
13 s
02:31
1.6 m
07h
5kts
max 7kts
11° C
1025hpa
0.8m
13 s
4.3 m
10h
6kts
max 7kts
13° C
1024hpa
0.8m
13 s
08:39
4.8 m
13h
8kts
max 8kts
14° C
1024hpa
0.7m
12 s
2.1 m
16h
7kts
max 8kts
14° C
1023hpa
0.7m
12 s
14:49
1.3 m
19h
5kts
max 6kts
14° C
1023hpa
0.7m
12 s
4.1 m
22h
4kts
max 5kts
11° C
1023hpa
0.7m
11 s
21:07
4.8 m

Tuesday, May 29

Wind
Weather
Waves
Tides
01h
2kts
max 3kts
11° C
1024hpa
0.7m
11 s
2.6 m
04h
3kts
max 4kts
10° C
1023hpa
0.7m
11 s
03:10
1.5 m
07h
3kts
max 4kts
12° C
1024hpa
0.7m
11 s
3.9 m
10h
6kts
max 7kts
13° C
1024hpa
0.7m
10 s
09:19
4.8 m
13h
7kts
max 8kts
14° C
1024hpa
0.8m
10 s
2.7 m
16h
7kts
max 8kts
14° C
1024hpa
0.8m
9 s
15:25
1.4 m
19h
7kts
max 8kts
13° C
1024hpa
0.8m
9 s
3.7 m
22h
6kts
max 7kts
11° C
1025hpa
0.8m
8 s
21:39
4.9 m

Wednesday, May 30

Wind
Weather
Waves
Tides
01h
5kts
max 7kts
11° C
1024hpa
0.8m
8 s
3.1 m
04h
5kts
max 6kts
11° C
1023hpa
0.8m
8 s
03:47
1.4 m
07h
6kts
max 7kts
12° C
1023hpa
0.8m
8 s
3.4 m
10h
7kts
max 9kts
13° C
1023hpa
0.9m
7 s
09:55
4.7 m
13h
9kts
max 10kts
14° C
1021hpa
0.9m
7 s
3.2 m
16h
10kts
max 11kts
14° C
1020hpa
1.0m
7 s
16:00
1.4 m
19h
9kts
max 10kts
13° C
1019hpa
1.0m
7 s
3.3 m
22h
7kts
max 8kts
11° C
1019hpa
1.1m
7 s
22:10
4.9 m

Description

This is the wind, wave and weather forecast for Pentland Firth 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 6:00 AM, 12:00 PM, 6:00 PM and 12:00 AM British Summer Time. Predictions are available in time steps of 3 hours for up to 10 days into the future. The arrows point in the direction that the wind is blowing.

Check the wind forecast for Pentland Firth 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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