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Mumbles Head (nearest observation site to Swansea)

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Swansea forecast
Wed 22 Feb 2017
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8.8 ° 9.0 ° 8.9 ° 8.8 ° 9.1 ° 9.3 ° 8.9 ° 8.9 ° 9.2 ° 9.1 ° 8.8 ° 8.8 ° 8.8 ° 8.7 ° 8.7 ° 8.7 ° 8.7 ° 8.7 °
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WSW 26 37 WSW 26 37 WSW 29 36 WSW 29 34 WSW 32 39 WSW 31 39 WSW 25 38 WSW 29 32 WSW 30 36 WSW 29 36 WSW 26 33 WSW 25 31 WSW 24 29 WSW 24 WSW 26 31 SW 29 32 WSW 30 36 WSW 29 34
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Thu 23 Feb 2017
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8.7 ° 8.5 ° 8.6 ° 8.6 ° 8.5 ° 8.7 ° 9.3 °
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SW 30 38 SW 24 38 SW 30 40 SW 36 44 SW 36 55 SW 41 49 WSW 51 75
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Issued at: 0600 on Thu 23 Feb 2017

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Extremes

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Wales extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Usk No.2 13.0 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Lake Vyrnwy 8.7 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Capel Curig 6.9 °C
Highest rainfall Capel Curig 34.2 mm
Sunniest Valley 0.0 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature St James Park 14.8 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Dalwhinnie 4.7 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Loch Glascarnoch 1.3 °C
Highest rainfall Capel Curig 34.2 mm
Sunniest Dyce 8.4 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: 2302 on Wed 22 Feb 2017

Weather map

Thu 0600

Weather observation map for Swansea

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