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St-Athan (nearest observation site to Porthcawl)

Porthcawl forecast
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Tue 29 Jul 2014
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Sunny intervals Cloudy Cloudy Light shower day Light shower day Light shower day Clear night Clear night Clear night
20.6 20.6 19.4 19.3 19.3 19.5 18.6 17.0 16.4
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Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising) arrow down
F F F F F F F R R
Sunrise: 05:33 Sunset: 21:06 Moon phase: Waxing crescent
Wed 30 Jul 2014
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15.3 14.4 13.5 14.1 13.4 12.7 12.9 13.5 15.7 17.2 18.6 18.9 19.2 19.4 19.6 20.2
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NNW 5 NW 6 NW 6 NW 8 NW 5 NW 7 WNW 5 WNW 3 WNW 5 W 6 W 10 W 11 W 15 W 13 W 17 W 17
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1018 1018 1018 1018 1017 1017 1018 1018 1018 1018 1018 1018 1018 1018 1017 1017
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R R R F F F F R R R R R R F F F
Sunrise: 05:35 Sunset: 21:05 Moon phase: Waxing crescent
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Issued at: 1500 on Wed 30 Jul 2014

Extremes

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Wales extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Cardiff Bute Park 25.0
Lowest maximum temperature Aberporth 18.0
Lowest minimum temperature Sennybridge 7.3
Highest rainfall Mona 0.8
Sunniest St Athan 9.1 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Thorney Island 27.5
Lowest maximum temperature Cluanie Inn 15.1
Lowest minimum temperature Ravensworth 6.5
Highest rainfall Shoeburyness 11.4
Sunniest Yeovilton 12.8

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 Wed 30 Jul 2014

Weather Map

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