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St-Athan (nearest observation site to Porthcawl)

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Porthcawl forecast
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Sat 20 Sep 2014
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16.2 16.0
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NNE 5 N 0
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1020 1020
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Sunrise: 06:56 Sunset: 19:17 Moon phase: Waning crescent
Sun 21 Sep 2014
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16.2 15.8 15.8 15.4 14.8 13.9 12.9 11.9 12.0 13.3 14.5 15.9 16.5 16.9 17.6 17.0 17.5 17.8 16.3 15.3 13.3 12.4 12.3
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N 3 NNE 5 ENE 8 ENE 13 ENE 8 ENE 10 ENE 10 ENE 6 E 7 E 11 ENE 11 ENE 11 E 9 E 7 NE 6 SE 8 E 8 E 9 ENE 6 ENE 5 ENE 3 N 3 NNE 3
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Sunrise: 06:58 Sunset: 19:15 Moon phase: Waning crescent
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Issued at: 2200 on Sun 21 Sep 2014

Extremes

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Wales extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Pembrey Sands 21.3
Lowest maximum temperature Aberdaron 15.7
Lowest minimum temperature Swyddffynnon 10.8
Highest rainfall Gogerddan 1.6
Sunniest St Athan 0.5 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Herstmonceux 23.7
Lowest maximum temperature Fylingdales 12.8
Lowest minimum temperature Kinbrace 7.9
Highest rainfall High Wycombe 17.2
Sunniest Tiree 9.8 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 Sun 21 Sep 2014

Weather Map

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