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Merthyr Tydfil

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Merthyr Tydfil last 24 hours
  • Tue Tuesday 3rd
    5°C 1°C
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  • Wed Wednesday 4th
    7°C 1°C
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  • Thu Thursday 5th
    8°C 5°C
    Light rain
  • Fri Friday 6th
    8°C 6°C
    Light rain
  • Sat Saturday 7th
    10°C 6°C
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Tuesday (03 March 2015)
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Sunrise: 06:55 Sunset: 17:55 Moon phase: Waxing gibbous 3 Daily air quality index:3
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Sunrise: 06:52 Sunset: 17:57 Moon phase: Full 3 Daily air quality index:3
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Sunrise: 06:48 Sunset: 18:01 Moon phase: Full 3 Daily air quality index:3
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Sunrise: 06:46 Sunset: 18:03 Moon phase: Full 3 Daily air quality index:3
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Issued at: 0200 on Tue 03 Mar 2015

Forecast summary

  • Regional
  • UK 5 days
  • UK 6-30 days

Regional forecast for Wales

Sunshine and wintry showers. Snowfall over hills. Windy and cold.

Today:

Frosty start further north. A mixture of sunshine and showers, heavy, wintry and thundery at times, easing during the morning and becoming scattered showers of mostly rain, in the afternoon. Staying windy, with gales in exposure. Maximum Temperature 6C.

Tonight:

Staying windy with showers continuing overnight giving some snowfall over the hills. Showers will ease by dawn allowing temperatures to drop and ice patches to develop on untreated surfaces. Minimum Temperature 1C.

Wednesday:

A cold and frosty start. Showers will continue to ease during the morning, leaving a good deal of sunshine. Feeling less cold than today, with winds easing too. Maximum Temperature 8C.

Outlook for Thursday to Saturday:

Turning milder. Bright start Thursday, before rain and cloud spreads southeastwards, continuing to affect parts of Wales Friday. Cloudy Saturday, rain in far north, becoming clearer from south. Turning breezy.

Updated at: 0245 on Tue 03 Mar 2015

UK forecast for the next 5 days

Sunshine and showers, mainly north. Snowfall over hills. Windy.

Today:

Frosty start for northern and western areas, rain clearing the southeast. Mixture of sunshine and showers, mainly affecting the north and west, turning heavy, wintry and thundery at times, giving snowfall over hills. Windy, with gales over hills and coasts.

Tonight:

Showers continuing overnight easing by dawn, mainly affecting the north and west with snowfall over hills and some to lower levels too. Elsewhere mostly dry. Staying windy but easing later.

Wednesday:

Frost at first. Wintry showers gradually dying away, leaving a mostly dry day with plenty of sunshine, although still feeling cold. Cloud and rain reaching northwest after dark. Winds easing.

Outlook for Thursday to Saturday:

Turning milder. Bright start Thursday, before rain and cloud spreads southeastwards, continuing to affect northern and central parts Friday. Cloudy Saturday, rain in northwest, becoming clearer in south. Winds strengthening.

Updated at: 0238 on Tue 03 Mar 2015

Outlook for the UK over the next 6-30 days

UK Outlook for Saturday 7 Mar 2015 to Monday 16 Mar 2015:

A northwest/southeast split is likely through the weekend with wetter weather in the northwest, with outbreaks of rain probably becoming slow moving. It will also be windy perhaps with gales in places. Drier, brighter, less windy conditions are likely in the southeast, with some sunny spells. It will become mild across the country and may be very mild in some eastern parts. After the weekend, there looks to be a change to more settled conditions to most parts of the UK, however, occasional weather systems will likely bring cloudier interludes with rain to northern and western parts. There is uncertainty in temperatures, but they are likely to be around normal for the time of year.

UK Outlook for Tuesday 17 Mar 2015 to Tuesday 31 Mar 2015:

It looks probable that pressure will remain higher than average across the whole of the UK at first, before more than likely weakening and becoming more focussed across the south of the UK by the end of the month. This would bring generally drier conditions, but it is likely that there could also be some cloud at times, with some occasional rain or showers particularly across the north. However, the chance of any prolonged wet and windy weather looks relatively small. Temperatures will most likely be close to average, perhaps slightly below in the south. Some colder nights are possible with the risk of frost, mist and fog in places.

Updated at: 1123 on Mon 02 Mar 2015

Weather map

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Weather forecast map for Merthyr Tydfil

Merthyr Tydfil Merthyr Tydfil – Sleet 51.7483 -3.3804
Swansea Swansea – Heavy rain 51.621 -3.9424
Hereford Hereford – Sleet 52.056 -2.7146
Newtown (Powys) Newtown (Powys) – Cloudy 52.5118 -3.3118
Barnstaple Barnstaple – Heavy shower night 51.0777 -4.0571
Aberystwyth Aberystwyth – Cloudy 52.415 -4.0817
Yeovil Yeovil – Heavy shower night 50.9416 -2.632
Pembroke Pembroke – Heavy rain 51.6731 -4.9084
Swindon Swindon – Sleet shower night 51.5556 -1.7784
Exeter Exeter – Heavy shower night 50.7179 -3.5327
Birmingham Birmingham – Cloudy 52.4859 -1.889
Banbury Banbury – Heavy rain 52.0625 -1.3383
Wrexham Wrexham – Light shower night 53.0428 -2.9911
Stoke-on-Trent Stoke-on-Trent – Light snow 53.0024 -2.178
Plymouth Plymouth – Cloudy 50.3713 -4.1348
Southampton Southampton – Partly cloudy night 50.9093 -1.403
Caernarfon Caernarfon – Cloudy 53.1393 -4.2727
Reading Reading – Partly cloudy night 51.4523 -0.9724
Milton Keynes Milton Keynes – Clear night 52.0382 -0.7555
Nottingham Nottingham – Light shower night 52.9545 -1.1565

Location Details

Merthyr Tydfil

Location: 51.7483, -3.3804

Altitude: 175m above mean sea level

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