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St-Athan (nearest observation site to Porthcawl)

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Porthcawl forecast
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Thu 30 Oct 2014
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Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Sunny day Clear night Cloudy Partly cloudy night Cloudy Overcast Overcast Overcast
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Sunrise: 07:03 Sunset: 16:51 Moon phase: First quarter
Fri 31 Oct 2014
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Overcast Mist Cloudy Mist Mist Clear night Clear night Cloudy
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Sunrise: 07:05 Sunset: 16:49 Moon phase: First quarter
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Issued at: 0700 on Fri 31 Oct 2014

Extremes

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Wales extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Hawarden 19.6 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Tredegar Bryn Bach Park 14.3 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Lake Vyrnwy 8.4 °C
Highest rainfall Valley 4.8 mm
Sunniest St Athan 2.1 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Gravesend 20.2 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Lentran 8.9 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Baltasound -0.7 °C
Highest rainfall South Uist 12.2 mm
Sunniest Herstmonceux 6.2 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)

Issued at: 2303 on Thu 30 Oct 2014

Weather map

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Weather observation map for Porthcawl

Porthcawl Porthcawl – Cloudy 51.4786 -3.7039
Barnstaple Barnstaple – Clear night 51.0777 -4.0571
Pembroke Pembroke – Overcast 51.6731 -4.9084
Hereford Hereford – Clear night 52.056 -2.7146
Yeovil Yeovil – Mist 50.9416 -2.632
Aberystwyth Aberystwyth – Partly cloudy night 52.415 -4.0817
Newtown (Powys) Newtown (Powys) – Overcast 52.5118 -3.3118
Plymouth Plymouth – Cloudy 50.3713 -4.1348
Swindon Swindon – Partly cloudy night 51.5556 -1.7784
Birmingham Birmingham – Mist 52.4859 -1.889
Banbury Banbury – Cloudy 52.0625 -1.3383
Camborne Camborne – Cloudy 50.2122 -5.2937
Wrexham Wrexham – Cloudy 53.0428 -2.9911
Caernarfon Caernarfon – Overcast 53.1393 -4.2727
Reading Reading – Mist 51.4523 -0.9724
Stoke-on-Trent Stoke-on-Trent – Mist 53.0024 -2.178
Milton Keynes Milton Keynes – Mist 52.0382 -0.7555
Nottingham Nottingham – Mist 52.9545 -1.1565

Location Details

Porthcawl

Location: 51.4786, -3.7039

Altitude: 10m above mean sea level

St-Athan

Location: 51.405, -3.44

Altitude: 49 m above mean sea level

Distance from Porthcawl: 20.0 km