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St-Athan (nearest observation site to Porthcawl)

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Porthcawl forecast
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Fri 21 Nov 2014
2300
Heavy rain
11.0
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E 11
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M
Pressure (hPa) arrow down
1009
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F
Sunrise: 07:41 Sunset: 16:17 Moon phase: New
Sat 22 Nov 2014
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E 8 ESE 8 ESE 9 ESE 8 SSE 6 S 5 SSW 6 SSW 5 S 5 W 8 NW 5 WSW 9 W 6 W 5 W 6 WNW 7 W 7 WNW 3 WNW 3 NNW 5 N 3 NW 3 NNW 5
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Sunrise: 07:43 Sunset: 16:16 Moon phase: New
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Issued at: 2300 on Sat 22 Nov 2014

Extremes

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Wales extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Usk No.2 15.9 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Lake Vyrnwy 11.0 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Lake Vyrnwy 5.8 °C
Highest rainfall Cardiff Bute Park 13.4 mm
Sunniest Hawarden 4.1 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Hereford 16.1 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Dalwhinnie 8.6 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Dalwhinnie 5.1 °C
Highest rainfall Harris Quidnish 21.2 mm
Sunniest Hawarden 4.1 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: 2303 on Sat 22 Nov 2014

Weather map

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Weather observation map for Porthcawl

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