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St-Athan (nearest observation site to Porthcawl)

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Porthcawl forecast
Thu 08 Dec 2016
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Overcast Overcast Mist Mist Mist Mist Mist Overcast Fog Fog Overcast Mist Mist
12.2 ° 12.6 ° 12.5 ° 12.8 ° 12.6 ° 12.1 ° 11.8 ° 11.5 ° 11.3 ° 10.5 ° 11.2 ° 11.4 ° 11.6 °
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Fri 09 Dec 2016
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Mist Mist Overcast Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Cloudy Overcast
11.6 ° 12.2 ° 12.7 ° 13.5 ° 12.3 ° 12.6 ° 12.0 ° 11.9 ° 13.4 ° 13.0 ° 12.7 ° 14.1 °
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Issued at: 1100 on Fri 9 Dec 2016

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Extremes

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Wales extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Usk No.2 15.7 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Tredegar Bryn Bach Park 11.1 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Tredegar Bryn Bach Park 9.4 °C
Highest rainfall Capel Curig 26.6 mm
Sunniest Aberporth 5.4 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Exeter Airport 15.8 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Altnahinch Filters 9.3 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Fyvie Castle 3.6 °C
Highest rainfall Capel Curig 26.6 mm
Sunniest Aberporth 5.4 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 Thu 8 Dec 2016

Weather map

Fri 1100

Weather observation map for Porthcawl

Porthcawl Porthcawl – Overcast 51.4786 -3.7039
St-Athan St-Athan – Overcast 51.405 -3.44
Chivenor Chivenor – Cloudy 51.089 -4.149
Exeter Airport 2 Exeter Airport 2 – Overcast 50.7366 -3.40458
Milford Haven C.B. Milford Haven C.B. – Overcast 51.708 -5.055
Hereford Hereford – Cloudy 52.083 -2.8
Yeovilton Yeovilton – Cloudy 51.006 -2.64
Trawsgoed Trawsgoed – Overcast 52.344 -3.947
Lake Vyrnwy SAWS Lake Vyrnwy SAWS – Overcast 52.757 -3.464
Mount Batten Mount Batten – Overcast 50.354 -4.121
Lyneham Lyneham – Overcast 51.5031 -1.9924
Coleshill Coleshill – Overcast 52.48 -1.689
Middle Wallop Middle Wallop – Mist 51.149 -1.57
Little Rissington (ESAWS) Little Rissington (ESAWS) – Cloudy 51.86 -1.692
Camborne Camborne – Cloudy 50.218 -5.33
Hawarden Hawarden – Overcast 53.174 -2.986
Mona Mona – Overcast 53.26 -4.376
Benson Benson – Cloudy 51.62 -1.097
Leek Leek – Mist 53.12755 -1.97993

Location Details

Porthcawl

Location: 51.4786, -3.7039

Altitude: 10.0 m above mean sea level

St-Athan

Location: 51.405, -3.44

Altitude: 49.0 m above mean sea level

Distance from Porthcawl: 20.0 km