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St-Athan (nearest observation site to Porthcawl)

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Porthcawl forecast
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Sun 19 Oct 2014
2300
Light shower night
14.2
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W 21 36
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1016
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Sunrise: 07:44 Sunset: 18:12 Moon phase: Waning crescent
Mon 20 Oct 2014
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Sunrise: 07:46 Sunset: 18:10 Moon phase: Waning crescent
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Issued at: 2300 on Mon 20 Oct 2014

Extremes

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Wales extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Hawarden 18.2 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Lake Vyrnwy 13.2 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Lake Vyrnwy 11.7 °C
Highest rainfall Capel Curig 18.8 mm
Sunniest St Athan 5.9 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Heathrow 20.7 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Dalwhinnie 11.6 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Loch Glascarnoch 8.0 °C
Highest rainfall Cluanie Inn 61.2 mm
Sunniest Yeovilton 7.0 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: 0003 on Mon 20 Oct 2014

Weather Map

Mon 2300

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