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St-Athan (nearest observation site to Porthcawl)

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Porthcawl forecast
Sun 02 Aug 2015
1700 1800 1900 2000 2100 2200 2300
Sunny day Sunny day Sunny intervals Light shower day Cloudy Overcast Overcast
20.4 19.9 19.0 18.7 19.1 19.1 18.9
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) arrow down
SSE 15 SE 9 SSE 6 E 9 E 9 ESE 13 ESE 8
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) arrow down
VG VG VG VG VG VG VG
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53% 59% 66% 66% 60% 63% 63%
Pressure (hPa) arrow down
1012 1011 1011 1009 1009 1009 1010
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) arrow down
F F F F F F R
Sunrise: 05:39 Sunset: 21:00 Moon phase: Waning gibbous
Mon 03 Aug 2015
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Light shower night Cloudy Overcast Overcast Overcast Partly cloudy night Overcast Cloudy Cloudy Overcast Overcast Cloudy Cloudy Overcast Cloudy Cloudy Overcast
18.4 17.0 16.5 17.2 17.5 17.1 17.4 17.1 16.4 17.0 16.5 17.5 18.2 18.2 17.7 17.6 17.5
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) arrow down
SSE 6 SSE 7 ESE 5 E 8 SSW 6 SSW 6 SSW 7 WSW 13 W 14 WSW 13 WSW 13 WSW 10 W 9 WSW 9 W 13 W 9 WSW 11
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) arrow down
VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG
Humidity arrow down
65% 78% 81% 83% 84% 87% 89% 86% 86% 81% 76% 73% 74% 63% 71% 69% 68%
Pressure (hPa) arrow down
1009 1008 1008 1007 1007 1007 1007 1008 1008 1009 1010 1010 1010 1010 1010 1010 1010
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) arrow down
F F F F F F F R R R R R R R F F F
Sunrise: 05:40 Sunset: 20:59 Moon phase: Waning gibbous
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Issued at: 1700 on Mon 03 Aug 2015

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Extremes

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Wales extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Hawarden 24.7 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Aberdaron 18.6 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Trawsgoed 8.7 °C
Highest rainfall Capel Curig 3.0 mm
Sunniest St Athan 9.1 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Charlwood 26.6 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Fair Isle 13.7 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Aboyne 2.6 °C
Highest rainfall Isles of Scilly 8.0 mm
Sunniest Shoeburyness 12.5 hours

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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 Mon 03 Aug 2015

Weather map

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Weather observation map for Porthcawl

Porthcawl Porthcawl – Overcast 51.4786 -3.7039
Chivenor Chivenor – Cloudy 51.089 -4.149
Exeter Airport Exeter Airport – No data 50.737 -3.405
Milford Haven C.B. Milford Haven C.B. – Cloudy 51.708 -5.055
Hereford Hereford – Cloudy 52.083 -2.8
Yeovilton Yeovilton – Cloudy 51.006 -2.64
Trawsgoed Trawsgoed – Cloudy 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 – Sunny intervals 51.5031 -1.9924
Coleshill Coleshill – Cloudy 52.48 -1.689
Middle Wallop Middle Wallop – Cloudy 51.149 -1.57
Little Rissington (ESAWS) Little Rissington (ESAWS) – Cloudy 51.86 -1.692
Camborne Camborne – Sunny intervals 50.218 -5.33
Hawarden Hawarden – Cloudy 53.174 -2.986
Valley Valley – Cloudy 53.252 -4.537
Benson Benson – Cloudy 51.62 -1.097
Leek Leek – Overcast 53.12755 -1.97993
Bedford Bedford – Cloudy 52.225 -0.464
Watnall Watnall – Cloudy 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