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St-Athan (nearest observation site to Porthcawl)

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Porthcawl forecast
Sun 24 May 2015
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Mist Overcast Mist Overcast Sunny intervals Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Clear night Clear night
12.8 13.1 13.0 13.8 15.6 15.3 16.6 15.7 12.8 11.3 10.4
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W 11 W 13 W 13 W 10 W 11 W 11 W 10 W 10 NW 7 WNW 10 WNW 8
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) arrow down
P M M G VG VG VG VG VG VG VG
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98% 96% 95% 94% 84% 82% 64% 64% 63% 69% 73%
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1020 1020 1020 1020 1020 1019 1019 1020 1020 1020 1021
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) arrow down
F F F F F F F R R R R
Sunrise: 05:10 Sunset: 21:10 Moon phase: First quarter
Mon 25 May 2015
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Clear night Clear night Clear night Clear night Cloudy Overcast Overcast Cloudy Overcast Overcast Overcast Cloudy Cloudy Sunny intervals
9.7 9.7 9.3 8.6 8.7 9.7 10.2 10.3 11.7 12.1 12.9 13.0 14.4 14.2
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WNW 9 WNW 9 WNW 8 NW 6 NNW 6 NNW 5 NW 5 WNW 3 W 6 W 6 W 10 WNW 14 W 16 W 16
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VG VG G VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG
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78% 78% 79% 82% 84% 79% 77% 78% 76% 79% 76% 72% 73% 67%
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1021 1021 1021 1021 1021 1021 1021 1021 1021 1021 1021 1021 1021 1020
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R R R F F F S S R R R F F F
Sunrise: 05:09 Sunset: 21:11 Moon phase: First quarter
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Issued at: 1300 on Mon 25 May 2015

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Extremes

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Wales extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Usk No.2 20.3 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Aberporth 12.4 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Trawsgoed 4.4 °C
Highest rainfall Gogerddan 6.4 mm
Sunniest Valley 9.2 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Gravesend 21.5 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Cluanie Inn 9.0 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Santon Downham 3.3 °C
Highest rainfall Dunstaffnage 11.6 mm
Sunniest Valley 9.2 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)

Issued at: 0003 on Mon 25 May 2015

Weather map

Mon 1300

Weather observation map for Porthcawl

Porthcawl Porthcawl – Sunny intervals 51.4786 -3.7039
Chivenor Chivenor – Overcast 51.089 -4.149
Exeter Airport Exeter Airport – No data 50.737 -3.405
Milford Haven C.B. Milford Haven C.B. – Overcast 51.708 -5.055
Hereford Hereford – Cloudy 52.083 -2.8
Yeovilton Yeovilton – Cloudy 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 – Overcast 50.354 -4.121
Lyneham Lyneham – Overcast 51.5031 -1.9924
Coleshill Coleshill – Overcast 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 – Cloudy 50.218 -5.33
Hawarden Hawarden – Overcast 53.174 -2.986
Valley Valley – Overcast 53.252 -4.537
Benson Benson – Overcast 51.62 -1.097
Leek Leek – Overcast 53.12755 -1.97993
Bedford Bedford – Cloudy 52.225 -0.464
Watnall Watnall – Overcast 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