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Pentland Firth

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Data based on our forecast model
  • 4:45
  • 21:54
  •  (UTC +1)
  • 11 m
Last update: 17:41 local time
Sunday, Jul 24
01
h
8 kts
max 11kts
1mm
15°C
1015hpa
0.4m
7s
4.8 m
04
h
7 kts
max 8kts
14°C
1014hpa
0.4m
6s
2.4 m
07
h
5 kts
max 6kts
14°C
1015hpa
0.4m
5s
06:13
1.2 m
10
h
6 kts
max 7kts
15°C
1015hpa
0.4m
4s
3.7 m
13
h
7 kts
max 8kts
15°C
1014hpa
0.4m
4s
12:27
4.7 m
16
h
10 kts
max 12kts
16°C
1013hpa
0.4m
4s
2.9 m
19
h
10 kts
max 13kts
15°C
1011hpa
0.4m
4s
18:27
1.6 m
22
h
10 kts
max 14kts
14°C
1010hpa
0.4m
4s
3.8 m
Monday, Jul 25
01
h
9 kts
max 12kts
7mm
14°C
1008hpa
0.5m
4s
00:34
4.9 m
04
h
12 kts
max 18kts
1mm
13°C
1006hpa
0.5m
4s
3.1 m
07
h
15 kts
max 22kts
1mm
13°C
1006hpa
0.7m
4s
07:00
1.3 m
10
h
16 kts
max 22kts
14°C
1007hpa
0.8m
4s
3.0 m
13
h
17 kts
max 21kts
14°C
1007hpa
0.9m
4s
13:16
4.6 m
16
h
17 kts
max 21kts
14°C
1008hpa
0.9m
5s
3.5 m
19
h
16 kts
max 21kts
0mm
14°C
1009hpa
1.0m
5s
19:15
1.8 m
22
h
15 kts
max 20kts
13°C
1010hpa
1.0m
5s
3.1 m
Tuesday, Jul 26
01
h
13 kts
max 20kts
13°C
1011hpa
1.0m
6s
01:25
4.8 m
04
h
13 kts
max 20kts
12°C
1011hpa
0.9m
6s
3.7 m
07
h
13 kts
max 20kts
13°C
1011hpa
0.9m
6s
07:52
1.5 m
10
h
14 kts
max 19kts
0mm
14°C
1011hpa
0.8m
6s
2.4 m
13
h
7 kts
max 10kts
1mm
15°C
1010hpa
0.8m
6s
14:12
4.4 m
16
h
8 kts
max 13kts
3mm
15°C
1010hpa
0.8m
5s
4.0 m
19
h
10 kts
max 18kts
5mm
14°C
1009hpa
0.8m
5s
20:12
2.0 m
22
h
14 kts
max 21kts
1mm
13°C
1009hpa
0.8m
5s
2.5 m
Wednesday, Jul 27
01
h
15 kts
max 22kts
1mm
13°C
1008hpa
0.8m
5s
02:24
4.6 m
04
h
18 kts
max 26kts
13°C
1008hpa
1.1m
5s
4.2 m
07
h
21 kts
max 29kts
1mm
13°C
1007hpa
1.3m
5s
2.3 m
10
h
23 kts
max 32kts
1mm
13°C
1006hpa
1.4m
6s
08:53
1.7 m
13
h
16 kts
max 23kts
2mm
14°C
1007hpa
1.5m
7s
3.6 m
16
h
15 kts
max 22kts
0mm
14°C
1007hpa
1.5m
7s
15:17
4.3 m
19
h
13 kts
max 20kts
1mm
13°C
1007hpa
1.4m
7s
2.9 m
22
h
14 kts
max 20kts
2mm
13°C
1007hpa
1.4m
7s
21:21
2.1 m
Thursday, Jul 28
01
h
15 kts
max 21kts
2mm
13°C
1007hpa
1.3m
7s
3.6 m
04
h
14 kts
max 19kts
13°C
1008hpa
1.2m
7s
03:32
4.4 m
07
h
14 kts
max 19kts
13°C
1009hpa
1.1m
7s
3.1 m
10
h
14 kts
max 18kts
13°C
1010hpa
1.0m
7s
10:05
1.8 m
13
h
16 kts
max 18kts
13°C
1011hpa
0.9m
7s
3.0 m
16
h
16 kts
max 18kts
13°C
1012hpa
0.9m
7s
16:28
4.3 m
19
h
16 kts
max 18kts
13°C
1012hpa
0.9m
6s
3.6 m
22
h
12 kts
max 17kts
12°C
1013hpa
0.8m
6s
22:42
2.1 m
Friday, Jul 29
01
h
8 kts
max 12kts
12°C
1012hpa
0.8m
6s
2.9 m
04
h
20 kts
max 26kts
1mm
13°C
1011hpa
0.8m
6s
04:49
4.4 m
07
h
19 kts
max 25kts
1mm
13°C
1012hpa
0.8m
6s
3.8 m
10
h
17 kts
max 22kts
1mm
14°C
1012hpa
0.8m
6s
11:22
1.9 m
13
h
17 kts
max 21kts
1mm
14°C
1013hpa
0.6m
6s
2.3 m
16
h
15 kts
max 19kts
14°C
1013hpa
0.8m
6s
4.0 m
19
h
13 kts
max 17kts
14°C
1013hpa
0.8m
6s
17:40
4.4 m
22
h
9 kts
max 12kts
13°C
1013hpa
0.8m
5s
2.6 m
Saturday, Jul 30
01
h
9 kts
max 10kts
12°C
1014hpa
0.8m
5s
00:00
2.0 m
04
h
9 kts
max 11kts
12°C
1013hpa
0.8m
6s
3.8 m
07
h
9 kts
max 12kts
13°C
1013hpa
0.8m
6s
06:07
4.4 m
10
h
9 kts
max 10kts
14°C
1013hpa
0.8m
6s
2.8 m
13
h
9 kts
max 9kts
15°C
1013hpa
0.8m
6s
12:31
1.8 m
16
h
8 kts
max 8kts
14°C
1013hpa
0.8m
6s
3.5 m
19
h
7 kts
max 7kts
0mm
14°C
1013hpa
0.8m
6s
18:47
4.5 m
22
h
8 kts
max 8kts
12°C
1014hpa
0.8m
6s
3.2 m
Sunday, Jul 31
01
h
8 kts
max 9kts
12°C
1014hpa
0.8m
6s
01:05
1.7 m
04
h
9 kts
max 11kts
11°C
1014hpa
0.8m
6s
3.1 m
07
h
10 kts
max 13kts
11°C
1015hpa
0.9m
6s
07:17
4.5 m
10
h
11 kts
max 12kts
12°C
1016hpa
0.9m
6s
3.5 m
13
h
13 kts
max 14kts
12°C
1017hpa
0.9m
7s
13:29
1.6 m
16
h
13 kts
max 16kts
13°C
1018hpa
0.8m
7s
2.9 m
19
h
11 kts
max 14kts
13°C
1019hpa
0.8m
7s
19:45
4.7 m
22
h
8 kts
max 11kts
12°C
1019hpa
0.8m
6s
4.0 m
Monday, Aug 01
01
h
7 kts
max 9kts
11°C
1019hpa
0.8m
6s
02:00
1.5 m
04
h
10 kts
max 11kts
11°C
1018hpa
0.8m
6s
2.3 m
07
h
9 kts
max 11kts
12°C
1017hpa
0.8m
6s
08:17
4.7 m
10
h
9 kts
max 11kts
14°C
1017hpa
0.8m
6s
4.2 m
13
h
11 kts
max 14kts
15°C
1015hpa
0.8m
6s
14:19
1.5 m
16
h
12 kts
max 17kts
1mm
14°C
1014hpa
0.8m
6s
2.2 m
19
h
12 kts
max 17kts
1mm
14°C
1012hpa
0.8m
6s
4.5 m
22
h
10 kts
max 15kts
13°C
1010hpa
0.7m
6s
20:35
4.9 m
Tuesday, Aug 02
01
h
9 kts
max 13kts
13°C
1009hpa
0.7m
6s
2.1 m
04
h
7 kts
max 9kts
13°C
1007hpa
0.7m
6s
02:48
1.2 m
07
h
6 kts
max 6kts
14°C
1007hpa
0.7m
7s
4.0 m
10
h
7 kts
max 8kts
15°C
1007hpa
0.7m
6s
09:08
4.8 m
13
h
10 kts
max 12kts
1mm
16°C
1005hpa
0.7m
6s
2.5 m
16
h
12 kts
max 20kts
1mm
15°C
1004hpa
0.8m
6s
15:03
1.4 m
19
h
11 kts
max 18kts
6mm
15°C
1002hpa
0.8m
6s
4.1 m
22
h
13 kts
max 21kts
1mm
15°C
1002hpa
0.9m
6s
21:18
5.1 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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