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Pentland Firth

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  • 7:08
  • 18:59
  •  (UTC +1)
  • 11 m
Last update: 11:37 local time
Monday, Sep 26
01
h
15 kts
max 21kts
12°C
1007hpa
1.4m
7s
2.2 m
04
h
13 kts
max 19kts
11°C
1009hpa
1.3m
7s
3.7 m
07
h
13 kts
max 18kts
11°C
1011hpa
1.3m
7s
06:07
4.2 m
10
h
14 kts
max 19kts
12°C
1012hpa
1.2m
7s
2.8 m
13
h
14 kts
max 18kts
13°C
1013hpa
1.2m
7s
12:09
2.2 m
16
h
13 kts
max 17kts
14°C
1013hpa
1.1m
7s
3.7 m
19
h
12 kts
max 19kts
13°C
1013hpa
1.1m
6s
18:22
4.4 m
22
h
13 kts
max 18kts
12°C
1014hpa
1.1m
6s
2.9 m
Tuesday, Sep 27
01
h
11 kts
max 15kts
12°C
1013hpa
1.1m
6s
00:43
1.7 m
04
h
12 kts
max 17kts
12°C
1010hpa
1.1m
6s
3.2 m
07
h
17 kts
max 23kts
12°C
1005hpa
1.5m
6s
07:13
4.4 m
10
h
29 kts
max 44kts
6mm
13°C
999hpa
2.0m
6s
3.4 m
13
h
29 kts
max 41kts
6mm
13°C
1001hpa
2.1m
7s
13:07
2.0 m
16
h
31 kts
max 43kts
13°C
1001hpa
2.5m
7s
3.2 m
19
h
30 kts
max 45kts
3mm
13°C
1001hpa
3.0m
8s
19:19
4.6 m
22
h
33 kts
max 49kts
2mm
13°C
1000hpa
3.3m
8s
3.5 m
Wednesday, Sep 28
01
h
33 kts
max 46kts
3mm
13°C
1002hpa
3.3m
8s
01:34
1.5 m
04
h
26 kts
max 34kts
13°C
1006hpa
3.0m
8s
2.6 m
07
h
16 kts
max 21kts
13°C
1010hpa
2.6m
9s
08:02
4.6 m
10
h
9 kts
max 12kts
13°C
1011hpa
2.1m
13s
4.0 m
13
h
7 kts
max 9kts
2mm
12°C
1010hpa
1.7m
15s
13:52
1.8 m
16
h
19 kts
max 26kts
9mm
12°C
1004hpa
1.4m
14s
2.7 m
19
h
15 kts
max 32kts
10mm
14°C
998hpa
1.3m
14s
20:05
4.8 m
22
h
19 kts
max 36kts
15°C
996hpa
1.3m
13s
4.1 m
Thursday, Sep 29
01
h
28 kts
max 44kts
14°C
995hpa
1.6m
9s
02:16
1.3 m
04
h
31 kts
max 44kts
13°C
995hpa
1.9m
8s
2.0 m
07
h
31 kts
max 41kts
12°C
995hpa
2.1m
7s
4.2 m
10
h
26 kts
max 34kts
13°C
996hpa
2.0m
8s
08:40
4.7 m
13
h
21 kts
max 27kts
1mm
13°C
996hpa
2.0m
9s
2.2 m
16
h
16 kts
max 21kts
13°C
995hpa
2.0m
10s
14:31
1.6 m
19
h
13 kts
max 19kts
1mm
12°C
995hpa
2.1m
9s
4.4 m
22
h
12 kts
max 19kts
1mm
11°C
996hpa
2.3m
8s
20:43
4.9 m
Friday, Sep 30
01
h
13 kts
max 20kts
1mm
11°C
996hpa
2.4m
8s
2.1 m
04
h
12 kts
max 18kts
11°C
996hpa
2.3m
7s
02:53
1.2 m
07
h
8 kts
max 10kts
10°C
997hpa
2.2m
8s
4.0 m
10
h
5 kts
max 6kts
11°C
999hpa
2.0m
8s
09:13
4.8 m
13
h
5 kts
max 6kts
12°C
1000hpa
1.9m
8s
2.5 m
16
h
4 kts
max 4kts
12°C
1000hpa
1.8m
8s
15:06
1.5 m
19
h
4 kts
max 5kts
10°C
1001hpa
1.6m
8s
4.1 m
22
h
6 kts
max 7kts
10°C
1002hpa
1.5m
8s
21:16
5.0 m
Saturday, Oct 01
01
h
6 kts
max 7kts
10°C
1001hpa
1.4m
8s
2.6 m
04
h
6 kts
max 7kts
10°C
1001hpa
1.4m
8s
03:27
1.2 m
07
h
5 kts
max 6kts
10°C
1001hpa
1.3m
8s
3.6 m
10
h
8 kts
max 10kts
11°C
1001hpa
1.2m
9s
09:42
4.8 m
13
h
9 kts
max 11kts
12°C
1001hpa
1.1m
9s
3.0 m
16
h
8 kts
max 9kts
12°C
999hpa
1.1m
10s
15:39
1.4 m
19
h
6 kts
max 7kts
11°C
999hpa
1.1m
9s
3.6 m
22
h
6 kts
max 7kts
10°C
999hpa
1.1m
9s
21:47
5.0 m
Sunday, Oct 02
01
h
7 kts
max 8kts
11°C
999hpa
1.2m
9s
3.2 m
04
h
7 kts
max 9kts
10°C
999hpa
1.2m
9s
03:59
1.2 m
07
h
8 kts
max 9kts
10°C
1000hpa
1.2m
10s
3.1 m
10
h
8 kts
max 10kts
12°C
1001hpa
1.2m
10s
10:10
4.8 m
13
h
8 kts
max 9kts
12°C
1002hpa
1.3m
9s
3.4 m
16
h
8 kts
max 8kts
12°C
1003hpa
1.3m
9s
16:11
1.4 m
19
h
2 kts
max 3kts
11°C
1003hpa
1.3m
9s
3.1 m
22
h
8 kts
max 11kts
11°C
1004hpa
1.3m
9s
22:17
5.0 m
Monday, Oct 03
01
h
13 kts
max 18kts
1mm
11°C
1004hpa
1.3m
9s
3.7 m
04
h
10 kts
max 13kts
11°C
1002hpa
1.3m
8s
04:30
1.3 m
07
h
16 kts
max 22kts
11°C
999hpa
1.3m
8s
2.7 m
10
h
24 kts
max 31kts
12°C
996hpa
1.3m
8s
10:37
4.8 m
13
h
32 kts
max 43kts
13°C
990hpa
1.4m
8s
3.8 m
16
h
34 kts
max 46kts
3mm
13°C
981hpa
1.4m
7s
16:43
1.4 m
19
h
43 kts
max 59kts
3mm
13°C
974hpa
1.6m
7s
2.6 m
22
h
44 kts
max 59kts
0mm
12°C
973hpa
1.6m
7s
22:47
4.9 m
Tuesday, Oct 04
01
h
42 kts
max 60kts
1mm
11°C
979hpa
1.7m
7s
4.0 m
04
h
31 kts
max 44kts
11°C
985hpa
1.7m
7s
05:00
1.4 m
07
h
18 kts
max 25kts
1mm
10°C
986hpa
1.7m
8s
2.3 m
10
h
24 kts
max 34kts
11°C
987hpa
1.8m
7s
11:05
4.7 m
13
h
25 kts
max 34kts
12°C
989hpa
1.8m
8s
4.1 m
16
h
25 kts
max 36kts
1mm
12°C
989hpa
1.8m
8s
17:14
1.6 m
19
h
21 kts
max 30kts
1mm
11°C
991hpa
1.8m
8s
2.2 m
22
h
19 kts
max 28kts
10°C
991hpa
1.8m
7s
23:18
4.7 m
Wednesday, Oct 05
01
h
19 kts
max 28kts
10°C
991hpa
1.8m
7s
4.2 m
04
h
20 kts
max 28kts
10°C
990hpa
1.8m
7s
2.1 m
07
h
18 kts
max 27kts
10°C
991hpa
1.7m
7s
05:31
1.6 m
10
h
21 kts
max 29kts
11°C
993hpa
1.7m
7s
4.2 m
13
h
24 kts
max 34kts
1mm
13°C
994hpa
1.7m
7s
11:35
4.6 m
16
h
24 kts
max 35kts
1mm
13°C
996hpa
1.7m
7s
2.4 m
19
h
23 kts
max 33kts
1mm
12°C
998hpa
1.7m
7s
17:48
1.7 m
22
h
18 kts
max 26kts
11°C
998hpa
1.7m
7s
4.0 m

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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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