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Brecon Beacons: forecast uv

Wednesday, 30 July 2014: dawn to dusk

Printable view Forecast issued: 0447 on Wednesday, 30 July 2014

Overview for Wednesday

A largely dry and fine day with variable amounts of cloud.

Hazards Risk Explanation
Blizzards No Risk  
Heavy snow No Risk  
Storm force winds No Risk  
Gales No Risk  
Severe chill effect No Risk  
Persistent and extensive hill fog Medium Cloud bases falling to 300 metres during the evening leaving some persistent fog in places.
Thunderstorms No Risk  
Heavy persistent rain No Risk  
Strong Sunlight Medium Risk of sunburn in prolonged sunny spells.

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Weather summary and probability of precipitation for Wednesday
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Detailed mountain weather forecast: Brecon Beacons



A largely dry and fine day with variable amounts of cloud leading to some bright or sunny spells. Feeling warm in the sunshine.


Generally very good, but very poor in hill fog.

Hill fog

Patchy hill fog above 500 metres at times through the day.

Maximum winds above 400m

Westerly 25 mph.


Valleys Plus 13 becoming plus 21 Celsius.
800 m Plus 12 Celsius.
Freezing level Well above the summits.



Dry and bright to start, particularly in the east. There will be plenty of cloud around though, this especially giving fog over western slopes as some showery rain spreads eastwards later in the morning. Cloud will then break and lift towards lunchtime to give more in the way of sunshine, although the risk of showers continues through the afternoon, with the odd heavier downpour possible.


Generally good, but moderate in showers and very poor in hill fog.

Hill fog

Broken amounts of hill fog down to around 300 metres during the morning. This generally breaking and lifting towards the middle of the day with just a little fog above 400 metres at times through the afternoon.

Maximum winds above 400m

Southwesterly 20 mph.


Valleys Plus 13 becoming plus 20 Celsius.
800 m Plus 11 Celsius.
Freezing level Well above the summits.



Some bright or sunny spells, but increasingly frequent showers, heavy at times. Moderate west wind.


Scattered heavy showers, with the risk of hail and thunder. Moderate southwest wind.


Again a mix of bright spells and scattered showers. Fresh southwest wind.

Neuadd Rain (near Pontsticill)

Altitude 353 metres

Rainfall measured at 03:00 Wednesday, 30 July 2014

  • Last 24 hours 0.0 mm
  • Last 48 hours 1.6 mm
  • Last 72 hours 2.6 mm

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Weather forecast for Wales

The Enhanced Mountain forecast for Brecon Beacons has been discontinued. All forecast information for these locations can be found in the standard Mountain forecast above.

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