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St-Athan (nearest observation site to Porthcawl)

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Porthcawl forecast
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Sun 26 Apr 2015
2200 2300
Clear night Clear night
6.6 5.8
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NNE 6 NNE 6
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E E
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64% 62%
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1011 1011
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R R
Sunrise: 05:55 Sunset: 20:27 Moon phase: First quarter
Mon 27 Apr 2015
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Clear night Clear night Clear night Clear night Clear night Clear night Clear night Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Sunny intervals Cloudy Sunny intervals Light shower day Overcast Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Light shower day Light shower night
6.0 4.5 3.4 4.3 3.5 2.2 1.6 2.3 4.8 7.6 8.9 9.0 9.7 10.5 8.6 8.8 9.4 8.8 8.4 7.8 5.4
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NNW 3 WSW 1 NW 2 N 3 NNW 6 N 7 N 6 N 6 NNE 3 E 7 S 6 S 6 SW 8 WSW 10 W 14 W 9 W 17 W 15 W 15 W 16 NW 8
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E E E E E VG E E E VG VG E E E E E E E E E E
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56% 64% 68% 58% 61% 65% 72% 71% 68% 57% 59% 58% 50% 51% 65% 61% 65% 64% 58% 68% 88%
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1012 1012 1012 1012 1012 1012 1012 1013 1013 1013 1013 1013 1013 1013 1013 1012 1013 1013 1012 1012 1013
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R R R R R F R R R R R S F F F F F F S F R
Sunrise: 05:53 Sunset: 20:29 Moon phase: First quarter
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Issued at: 2200 on Mon 27 Apr 2015

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Extremes

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Wales extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Usk No.2 14.6 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Lake Vyrnwy 8.8 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Bala -0.4 °C
Highest rainfall Trawsgoed 0.6 mm
Sunniest Hawarden 13.3 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Pershore 14.8 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Cassley 4.2 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Katesbridge -5.9 °C
Highest rainfall Stornoway 12.4 mm
Sunniest Morecambe 14.1 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: 0002 on Mon 27 Apr 2015

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Weather observation map for Porthcawl

Porthcawl Porthcawl – Light shower night 51.4786 -3.7039
Chivenor Chivenor – Cloudy 51.089 -4.149
Exeter Airport Exeter Airport – No data 50.737 -3.405
Milford Haven C.B. Milford Haven C.B. – Clear night 51.708 -5.055
Hereford Hereford – Cloudy 52.083 -2.8
Yeovilton Yeovilton – Partly cloudy night 51.006 -2.64
Trawsgoed Trawsgoed – Overcast 52.344 -3.947
Lake Vyrnwy SAWS Lake Vyrnwy SAWS – Cloudy 52.757 -3.464
Mount Batten Mount Batten – Partly cloudy night 50.354 -4.121
Lyneham Lyneham – Clear night 51.5031 -1.9924
Coleshill Coleshill – Clear night 52.48 -1.689
Little Rissington (ESAWS) Little Rissington (ESAWS) – Cloudy 51.86 -1.692
Camborne Camborne – Light shower night 50.218 -5.33
Hawarden Hawarden – Cloudy 53.174 -2.986
Valley Valley – Clear night 53.252 -4.537
Benson Benson – Partly cloudy night 51.62 -1.097
Leek Leek – Sunny intervals 53.12755 -1.97993
Bedford Bedford – Overcast 52.225 -0.464
Watnall Watnall – Cloudy 53.005 -1.25

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