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St-Athan (nearest observation site to Porthcawl)

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Porthcawl forecast
Fri 01 Jul 2016
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Overcast Overcast Overcast Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Sunny intervals Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Sunny intervals Cloudy Sunny intervals Cloudy Cloudy
14.1 ° 14.1 ° 14.3 ° 14.3 ° 14.6 ° 14.3 ° 15.8 ° 14.9 ° 16.0 ° 15.8 ° 16.1 ° 15.5 ° 15.0 ° 14.8 ° 14.7 ° 13.9 ° 13.6 ° 13.3 ° 13.3 °
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Sat 02 Jul 2016
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Cloudy Light rain Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Light shower night
13.2 ° 13.2 ° 13.0 ° 12.9 ° 12.2 ° 11.2 °
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W 21 30 W 21 31 W 18 34 W 16 29 W 18 31 W 14
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Issued at: 0500 on Sat 2 Jul 2016

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Extremes

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Wales extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Usk No.2 18.7 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Lake Vyrnwy 14.0 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Lake Vyrnwy 10.0 °C
Highest rainfall Capel Curig 9.8 mm
Sunniest Valley 7.4 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Holbeach 20.6 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Dalwhinnie 12.5 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Drumnadrochit 5.7 °C
Highest rainfall Fyvie Castle 17.6 mm
Sunniest Boulmer 9.1 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)

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: 0002 on Sat 2 Jul 2016

Weather map

Sat 0500

Weather observation map for Porthcawl

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