Use my current location crosshair

Mumbles Head (nearest observation site to Swansea)

Recent locations
Swansea forecast
Tue 23 Aug 2016
1200 1300 1400 1500 1600 1700 1800 1900 2000 2100 2200 2300
21.1 ° 22.5 ° 21.8 ° 23.5 ° 22.3 ° 22.1 ° 21.4 ° 21.8 ° 20.5 ° 19.8 ° 18.3 ° 18.1 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) arrow down
ESE 23 ESE 17 E 9 ESE 15 SE 17 SE 17 SE 14 WSW 5 WSW 5 W 6 WSW 8 WSW 5
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) arrow down
Humidity arrow down
71% 68% 71% 66% 67% 69% 74% 74% 80% 81% 89% 92%
Pressure (hPa) arrow down
1020 1020 1020 1019 1019 1019 1019 1018 1019 1019 1019 1020
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) arrow down
F F F F F F F F R R R R
Wed 24 Aug 2016
0000 0100 0200 0300 0400 0500 0600 0700 0800 0900 1000 1100 1200
17.6 ° 17.2 ° 16.8 ° 16.6 ° 16.1 ° 16.0 ° 15.4 ° 15.2 ° 16.5 ° 17.4 ° 18.7 ° 19.7 ° 21.9 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) arrow down
WSW 9 NW 5 NNW 13 NNW 10 NW 13 NW 10 NW 10 NNW 8 NNW 9 N 11 NNW 10 NNW 8 N 3
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) arrow down
Humidity arrow down
96% 98% 93% 91% 90% 90% 91% 92% 87% 84% 80% 76% 69%
Pressure (hPa) arrow down
1020 1020 1019 1020 1020 1020 1020 1021 1021 1021 1021 1021 1021
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) arrow down
R R F F F R R R R R F S F
More detail arrow down

Issued at: 1200 on Wed 24 Aug 2016

= No Data

Extremes

  • Regional
  • UK
  • More info

Wales extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Cardiff Bute Park 28.0 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Aberdaron 20.2 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Sennybridge 12.1 °C
Highest rainfall Mona 3.6 mm
Sunniest Hawarden 11.0 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Cambridge Niab 31.0 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Inverbervie 14.0 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Braemar 5.4 °C
Highest rainfall Thomastown 14.6 mm
Sunniest Wattisham 13.2 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 Wed 24 Aug 2016

Weather map

Wed 1200

Weather observation map for Swansea

Swansea Swansea – No data 51.621 -3.9424
St-Athan St-Athan – Cloudy 51.405 -3.44
Chivenor Chivenor – Overcast 51.089 -4.149
Milford Haven C.B. Milford Haven C.B. – Sunny intervals 51.708 -5.055
Trawsgoed Trawsgoed – Cloudy 52.344 -3.947
Hereford Hereford – Overcast 52.083 -2.8
Exeter Airport 2 Exeter Airport 2 – Cloudy 50.7366 -3.40458
Lake Vyrnwy SAWS Lake Vyrnwy SAWS – Overcast 52.757 -3.464
Yeovilton Yeovilton – Cloudy 51.006 -2.64
Mount Batten Mount Batten – Cloudy 50.354 -4.121
Lyneham Lyneham – Sunny intervals 51.5031 -1.9924
Coleshill Coleshill – Sunny day 52.48 -1.689
Mona Mona – Sunny day 53.26 -4.376
Hawarden Hawarden – Sunny day 53.174 -2.986
Camborne Camborne – Cloudy 50.218 -5.33
Little Rissington (ESAWS) Little Rissington (ESAWS) – Sunny day 51.86 -1.692
Middle Wallop Middle Wallop – Sunny intervals 51.149 -1.57
Leek Leek – Sunny day 53.12755 -1.97993
Benson Benson – Sunny intervals 51.62 -1.097
Bedford Bedford – Overcast 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