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Mumbles Head (nearest observation site to Swansea)

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Swansea forecast
Mon 23 May 2016
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13.9 ° 15.3 ° 15.6 ° 15.7 ° 14.4 ° 13.9 ° 12.9 ° 11.7 ° 11.3 °
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SW 24 29 WSW 15 29 NW 9 NW 11 NNW 10 NNW 9 NNW 10 N 8 N 10
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73% 55% 50% 50% 54% 56% 60% 71% 74%
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1022 1022 1022 1022 1022 1023 1023 1023 1023
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R R R R R R R R R
Tue 24 May 2016
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11.2 ° 11.1 ° 10.5 ° 10.5 ° 10.5 ° 10.5 ° 10.4 ° 11.3 ° 12.7 ° 14.1 ° 14.1 ° 13.7 ° 14.2 ° 14.3 ° 14.7 ° 14.8 °
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NNE 9 NE 13 NNE 14 NE 13 NE 14 NE 14 NE 11 NE 11 NE 9 ENE 10 ENE 8 SE 16 SE 17 SE 21 SE 15 SSE 15
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75% 76% 79% 79% 79% 80% 80% 79% 77% 72% 69% 65% 63% 63% 67% 61%
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1023 1023 1023 1023 1023 1023 1023 1023 1023 1023 1023 1023 1022 1022 1021 1021
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R R F F F F R R R R F F F F F F
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Issued at: 1500 on Tue 24 May 2016

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Extremes

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Wales extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Usk No.2 17.4 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Aberporth 12.6 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Sennybridge 3.4 °C
Highest rainfall Whitechurch 1.0 mm
Sunniest Valley 11.6 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Wiggonholt 20.6 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Banagher Caugh Hill 11.6 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Braemar -0.6 °C
Highest rainfall Wattisham 18.0 mm
Sunniest Prestwick 14.3 hours

About extremes

Highest maximum temperature - (0900 to 2100 on the date shown)

Lowest maximum temperature - (0900 to 2100 on the date shown)

Lowest minimum temperature - (2100 on the previous day to 0900 on the date shown)

Highest rainfall -(2100 on the previous day to 2100 on the date shown)

Sunniest - (2100 on the previous day to 2100 on the date shown)

The information shown is initial data as it is received; observations are subject to final quality control after publication on this website. This is particularly the case for rainfall totals during snow events.

Issued at: 0002 on Tue 24 May 2016

Weather map

Tue 1500

Weather observation map for Swansea

Swansea Swansea – No data 51.621 -3.9424
St-Athan St-Athan – Sunny day 51.405 -3.44
Chivenor Chivenor – Sunny day 51.089 -4.149
Milford Haven C.B. Milford Haven C.B. – Sunny day 51.708 -5.055
Trawsgoed Trawsgoed – Sunny intervals 52.344 -3.947
Hereford Hereford – Cloudy 52.083 -2.8
Exeter Airport 2 Exeter Airport 2 – Sunny day 50.7366 -3.40458
Lake Vyrnwy SAWS Lake Vyrnwy SAWS – Sunny day 52.757 -3.464
Yeovilton Yeovilton – Sunny intervals 51.006 -2.64
Mount Batten Mount Batten – Sunny day 50.354 -4.121
Lyneham Lyneham – Cloudy 51.5031 -1.9924
Coleshill Coleshill – Cloudy 52.48 -1.689
Hawarden Hawarden – Sunny intervals 53.174 -2.986
Camborne Camborne – Cloudy 50.218 -5.33
Little Rissington (ESAWS) Little Rissington (ESAWS) – Overcast 51.86 -1.692
Middle Wallop Middle Wallop – Sunny intervals 51.149 -1.57
Leek Leek – Cloudy 53.12755 -1.97993
Benson Benson – Cloudy 51.62 -1.097
Bedford Bedford – Sunny intervals 52.225 -0.464

Location Details

Swansea

Location: 51.621, -3.9424

Altitude: 10.0 m above mean sea level

Mumbles Head

Location: 51.565, -3.981

Altitude: 32.0 m above mean sea level

Distance from Swansea: 6.8 km