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St-Athan (nearest observation site to Porthcawl)

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Porthcawl forecast
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Sun 21 Dec 2014
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8.6 9.1 9.4 9.6 10.0 10.1 10.6 10.4 10.6 10.9 11.1 11.1 11.1 11.4 11.4
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WSW 19 W 23 33 W 24 36 WSW 19 32 W 22 32 W 23 33 W 22 36 W 22 34 WSW 21 31 W 19 31 W 26 38 W 22 36 W 24 36 W 21 32 WSW 19 30
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Sunrise: 08:16 Sunset: 16:07 Moon phase: New
Mon 22 Dec 2014
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11.3 11.1 11.1 11.2 11.2 10.8 10.8 11.4 11.4
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W 18 30 W 17 WSW 22 31 WSW 25 34 WSW 21 36 WSW 22 33 WSW 24 36 WSW 26 39 WSW 25 38
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Sunrise: 08:17 Sunset: 16:07 Moon phase: New
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Issued at: 0900 on Mon 22 Dec 2014

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Extremes

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Wales extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Hawarden 13.0 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Tredegar Bryn Bach Park 9.2 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Usk No.2 3.1 °C
Highest rainfall Lake Vyrnwy 6.4 mm
Sunniest Hawarden 1.9 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Hereford 14.0 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Braemar 8.7 °C
Lowest minimum temperature South Newington 0.3 °C
Highest rainfall Cluanie Inn 89.0 mm
Sunniest Hawarden 1.9 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 Sun 21 Dec 2014

Weather map

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Weather observation map for Porthcawl

Porthcawl Porthcawl – Overcast 51.4786 -3.7039
Barnstaple Barnstaple – Overcast 51.0777 -4.0571
Exeter Exeter – No data 50.7179 -3.5327
Pembroke Pembroke – Overcast 51.6731 -4.9084
Hereford Hereford – Cloudy 52.056 -2.7146
Yeovil Yeovil – Overcast 50.9416 -2.632
Aberystwyth Aberystwyth – Overcast 52.415 -4.0817
Newtown (Powys) Newtown (Powys) – Overcast 52.5118 -3.3118
Plymouth Plymouth – Overcast 50.3713 -4.1348
Swindon Swindon – Overcast 51.5556 -1.7784
Birmingham Birmingham – Overcast 52.4859 -1.889
Southampton Southampton – No data 50.9093 -1.403
Banbury Banbury – Overcast 52.0625 -1.3383
Camborne Camborne – Overcast 50.2122 -5.2937
Wrexham Wrexham – Overcast 53.0428 -2.9911
Caernarfon Caernarfon – Overcast 53.1393 -4.2727
Reading Reading – Overcast 51.4523 -0.9724
Stoke-on-Trent Stoke-on-Trent – Overcast 53.0024 -2.178
Milton Keynes Milton Keynes – Overcast 52.0382 -0.7555
Nottingham 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