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Mumbles Head (nearest observation site to Swansea)

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Swansea forecast
Fri 29 Apr 2016
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Sat 30 Apr 2016
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5.7 ° 4.9 °
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Issued at: 0100 on Sat 30 Apr 2016

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Extremes

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Wales extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Mumbles Head 11.5 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Lake Vyrnwy 6.1 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Rhyl -1.7 °C
Highest rainfall Capel Curig 11.8 mm
Sunniest St Athan 12.3 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Writtle 12.8 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Carterhouse 3.1 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Altnaharra -4.5 °C
Highest rainfall Redesdale Camp 19.0 mm
Sunniest Tiree 12.6 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 Sat 30 Apr 2016

Weather map

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Weather observation map for Swansea

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