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St-Athan (nearest observation site to Porthcawl)

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Porthcawl forecast
Fri 24 Feb 2017
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5.3 ° 5.0 ° 5.0 ° 5.1 ° 4.5 ° 4.0 ° 3.9 ° 3.7 ° 5.5 ° 6.5 ° 7.2 ° 8.1 ° 8.3 ° 8.5 ° 7.9 ° 7.9 ° 7.3 ° 6.9 ° 6.7 ° 6.8 ° 7.4 ° 7.5 ° 7.6 °
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WNW 14 WNW 14 WNW 11 WNW 14 WNW 10 WNW 8 WNW 8 NW 8 WNW 9 WNW 13 WNW 13 W 14 W 14 WSW 15 W 14 WSW 11 W 10 WSW 8 WSW 6 S 5 SSW 7 SSW 8 SW 10
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74% 73% 76% 78% 80% 83% 83% 84% 78% 72% 67% 61% 63% 69% 70% 76% 80% 83% 88% 89% 83% 85% 83%
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1013 1014 1014 1015 1015 1016 1017 1017 1018 1019 1019 1019 1019 1019 1019 1019 1019 1019 1019 1018 1018 1018 1018
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Sat 25 Feb 2017
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Overcast Overcast
7.8 ° 7.5 °
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SW 13 SW 13
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VG VG
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83% 85%
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1017 1017
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F F
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Issued at: 0100 on Sat 25 Feb 2017

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Extremes

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Wales extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Milford Haven 10.9 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Lake Vyrnwy 6.0 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Lake Vyrnwy 0.9 °C
Highest rainfall Hawarden 4.8 mm
Sunniest St Athan 8.2 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Isles of Scilly 11.0 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Dalwhinnie 2.6 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Altnaharra -5.7 °C
Highest rainfall Cluanie Inn 13.2 mm
Sunniest St Athan 8.2 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 Fri 24 Feb 2017

Weather map

Sat 0100

Weather observation map for Porthcawl

Porthcawl Porthcawl – Overcast 51.4786 -3.7039
St-Athan St-Athan – Overcast 51.405 -3.44
Chivenor Chivenor – Overcast 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 – Overcast 52.083 -2.8
Yeovilton Yeovilton – Overcast 51.006 -2.64
Trawsgoed Trawsgoed – Heavy rain 52.344 -3.947
Lake Vyrnwy SAWS Lake Vyrnwy SAWS – Cloudy 52.757 -3.464
Mount Batten Mount Batten – Cloudy 50.354 -4.121
Lyneham Lyneham – Overcast 51.5031 -1.9924
Coleshill Coleshill – Light shower night 52.48 -1.689
Middle Wallop Middle Wallop – Overcast 51.149 -1.57
Little Rissington (ESAWS) Little Rissington (ESAWS) – Overcast 51.86 -1.692
Camborne Camborne – Overcast 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 – Light rain 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