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Pentland Firth

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Data based on our forecast model
  • 6:00
  • 20:28
  •  (UTC +1)
  • 11 m
Last update: 23:39 local time
Saturday, Aug 27
01
h
13 kts
max 19kts
12°C
1013hpa
0.6m
4s
2.9 m
04
h
11 kts
max 15kts
12°C
1014hpa
0.6m
4s
04:43
4.2 m
07
h
8 kts
max 11kts
12°C
1016hpa
0.5m
4s
3.7 m
10
h
6 kts
max 7kts
14°C
1017hpa
0.5m
4s
11:06
2.1 m
13
h
3 kts
max 4kts
15°C
1017hpa
0.4m
4s
2.6 m
16
h
6 kts
max 7kts
15°C
1017hpa
0.4m
5s
17:25
4.3 m
19
h
8 kts
max 11kts
14°C
1016hpa
0.4m
5s
4.0 m
22
h
8 kts
max 11kts
13°C
1016hpa
0.4m
4s
2.5 m
Sunday, Aug 28
01
h
7 kts
max 9kts
13°C
1015hpa
0.3m
5s
23:49
2.0 m
04
h
7 kts
max 9kts
1mm
13°C
1014hpa
0.3m
5s
3.8 m
07
h
7 kts
max 10kts
2mm
13°C
1013hpa
0.3m
6s
06:08
4.3 m
10
h
7 kts
max 9kts
2mm
13°C
1013hpa
0.3m
6s
2.8 m
13
h
5 kts
max 6kts
3mm
13°C
1013hpa
0.3m
6s
12:21
2.0 m
16
h
5 kts
max 5kts
14°C
1013hpa
0.3m
7s
3.6 m
19
h
3 kts
max 3kts
14°C
1013hpa
0.3m
9s
18:37
4.4 m
22
h
3 kts
max 4kts
12°C
1014hpa
0.4m
9s
3.1 m
Monday, Aug 29
01
h
8 kts
max 11kts
12°C
1015hpa
0.5m
8s
00:57
1.8 m
04
h
12 kts
max 16kts
12°C
1015hpa
0.6m
7s
3.1 m
07
h
12 kts
max 16kts
12°C
1015hpa
0.6m
6s
07:19
4.4 m
10
h
12 kts
max 14kts
13°C
1015hpa
0.7m
6s
3.5 m
13
h
9 kts
max 12kts
14°C
1015hpa
0.6m
6s
13:20
1.9 m
16
h
7 kts
max 9kts
15°C
1013hpa
0.6m
6s
3.0 m
19
h
15 kts
max 23kts
1mm
13°C
1011hpa
0.6m
6s
19:36
4.7 m
22
h
14 kts
max 21kts
2mm
14°C
1010hpa
0.8m
5s
3.8 m
Tuesday, Aug 30
01
h
17 kts
max 33kts
3mm
14°C
1008hpa
0.9m
4s
01:50
1.5 m
04
h
19 kts
max 35kts
15°C
1008hpa
1.2m
5s
2.4 m
07
h
17 kts
max 33kts
15°C
1010hpa
1.4m
5s
08:14
4.6 m
10
h
20 kts
max 33kts
16°C
1010hpa
1.5m
6s
4.1 m
13
h
15 kts
max 26kts
17°C
1011hpa
1.5m
6s
14:08
1.7 m
16
h
16 kts
max 27kts
17°C
1010hpa
1.5m
6s
2.4 m
19
h
15 kts
max 28kts
16°C
1009hpa
1.5m
6s
20:23
4.9 m
22
h
18 kts
max 32kts
1mm
16°C
1008hpa
1.4m
6s
4.4 m
Wednesday, Aug 31
01
h
18 kts
max 34kts
2mm
15°C
1007hpa
1.3m
5s
1.9 m
04
h
20 kts
max 35kts
3mm
15°C
1005hpa
1.3m
5s
02:35
1.3 m
07
h
14 kts
max 23kts
5mm
14°C
1006hpa
1.3m
5s
4.1 m
10
h
16 kts
max 23kts
14°C
1008hpa
1.3m
6s
08:58
4.8 m
13
h
17 kts
max 26kts
15°C
1010hpa
1.3m
6s
2.3 m
16
h
16 kts
max 24kts
15°C
1011hpa
1.3m
6s
14:49
1.5 m
19
h
12 kts
max 23kts
14°C
1012hpa
1.0m
6s
4.3 m
22
h
13 kts
max 22kts
13°C
1014hpa
1.3m
6s
21:03
5.0 m
Thursday, Sep 01
01
h
12 kts
max 20kts
13°C
1014hpa
1.3m
6s
2.4 m
04
h
10 kts
max 15kts
13°C
1014hpa
1.3m
7s
03:15
1.1 m
07
h
9 kts
max 12kts
12°C
1013hpa
1.3m
8s
3.7 m
10
h
8 kts
max 10kts
14°C
1014hpa
1.3m
9s
09:36
4.8 m
13
h
8 kts
max 9kts
1mm
15°C
1013hpa
1.3m
10s
2.8 m
16
h
10 kts
max 12kts
15°C
1012hpa
1.3m
10s
15:27
1.4 m
19
h
14 kts
max 19kts
14°C
1011hpa
1.2m
10s
3.8 m
22
h
13 kts
max 21kts
14°C
1010hpa
1.2m
10s
21:40
5.1 m
Friday, Sep 02
01
h
13 kts
max 22kts
3mm
13°C
1009hpa
1.2m
9s
3.0 m
04
h
14 kts
max 23kts
13°C
1008hpa
1.2m
9s
03:52
1.1 m
07
h
13 kts
max 19kts
12°C
1009hpa
1.1m
9s
3.1 m
10
h
11 kts
max 16kts
14°C
1010hpa
1.1m
8s
10:09
4.8 m
13
h
13 kts
max 16kts
15°C
1009hpa
1.0m
8s
3.4 m
16
h
17 kts
max 23kts
15°C
1007hpa
1.0m
8s
16:02
1.4 m
19
h
15 kts
max 23kts
14°C
1005hpa
1.0m
8s
3.3 m
22
h
12 kts
max 21kts
1mm
13°C
1005hpa
1.1m
7s
22:13
5.1 m
Saturday, Sep 03
01
h
19 kts
max 28kts
1mm
12°C
1004hpa
1.1m
7s
3.6 m
04
h
22 kts
max 32kts
12°C
1004hpa
1.2m
7s
04:26
1.1 m
07
h
23 kts
max 34kts
12°C
1006hpa
1.2m
6s
2.6 m
10
h
20 kts
max 29kts
14°C
1008hpa
1.2m
7s
10:40
4.8 m
13
h
20 kts
max 28kts
15°C
1010hpa
1.2m
7s
3.8 m
16
h
21 kts
max 28kts
0mm
14°C
1011hpa
1.2m
7s
16:35
1.4 m
19
h
19 kts
max 26kts
1mm
13°C
1013hpa
1.2m
7s
2.8 m
22
h
18 kts
max 25kts
12°C
1015hpa
1.3m
7s
22:45
5.1 m
Sunday, Sep 04
01
h
18 kts
max 25kts
12°C
1015hpa
1.3m
7s
4.1 m
04
h
17 kts
max 24kts
12°C
1017hpa
1.3m
7s
04:59
1.2 m
07
h
16 kts
max 22kts
12°C
1018hpa
1.2m
7s
2.2 m
10
h
15 kts
max 19kts
13°C
1020hpa
1.2m
8s
11:10
4.7 m
13
h
12 kts
max 16kts
14°C
1021hpa
1.2m
8s
4.1 m
16
h
8 kts
max 12kts
15°C
1021hpa
1.2m
8s
17:08
1.5 m
19
h
8 kts
max 12kts
14°C
1021hpa
1.3m
8s
2.3 m
22
h
16 kts
max 23kts
13°C
1020hpa
1.4m
8s
23:17
4.9 m
Monday, Sep 05
01
h
16 kts
max 29kts
13°C
1019hpa
1.4m
8s
4.4 m
04
h
12 kts
max 29kts
14°C
1018hpa
1.4m
9s
2.0 m
07
h
14 kts
max 28kts
14°C
1018hpa
1.4m
9s
05:32
1.4 m
10
h
15 kts
max 23kts
15°C
1016hpa
1.3m
9s
4.2 m
13
h
15 kts
max 21kts
16°C
1015hpa
1.2m
9s
11:41
4.6 m
16
h
15 kts
max 20kts
17°C
1013hpa
1.2m
11s
2.3 m
19
h
12 kts
max 18kts
15°C
1012hpa
1.2m
10s
17:42
1.6 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.

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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