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Mumbles Head (nearest observation site to Pontardawe)

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Pontardawe forecast
Wed 18 Jan 2017
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5.5 ° 5.7 ° 6.0 ° 6.0 ° 6.0 ° 6.2 ° 6.4 ° 6.3 ° 6.1 ° 5.9 ° 6.0 ° 6.0 ° 6.2 ° 6.1 ° 5.8 ° 6.2 °
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E 9 E 8 ESE 9 ESE 9 ESE 9 ESE 8 ESE 7 ESE 9 ESE 8 SE 8 SE 8 E 5 ENE 5 NNE 3 N 5 E 8
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94% 93% 91% 86% 83% 84% 82% 82% 81% 82% 83% 86% 87% 86% 86% 84%
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1038 1039 1039 1039 1039 1039 1038 1038 1038 1039 1039 1039 1039 1039 1039 1039
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R R R R R F F F F R R R R S F F
Thu 19 Jan 2017
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6.3 ° 6.1 ° 5.7 ° 5.0 ° 4.5 ° 4.2 ° 4.1 ° 4.1 ° 4.1 °
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ENE 6 E 3 ESE 9 ESE 10 E 10 E 7 NE 3 E 6 E 10
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) arrow down
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87% 88% 91% 94% 96% 100% 100% 98% 97%
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1039 1039 1038 1038 1038 1038 1038 1038 1038
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F S F F F F F F R
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Issued at: 0800 on Thu 19 Jan 2017

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Extremes

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Wales extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Rhyl 9.3 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Tredegar Bryn Bach Park 5.3 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Tredegar Bryn Bach Park 2.7 °C
Highest rainfall Scolton Country Park 1.2 mm
Sunniest Valley 0.0 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Tain Range 11.9 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Wych Cross 2.0 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Frittenden -7.1 °C
Highest rainfall Lusa 5.0 mm
Sunniest Hurn 7.3 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: 0045 on Thu 19 Jan 2017

Weather map

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Weather observation map for Pontardawe

Pontardawe Pontardawe – No data 51.72 -3.852
St-Athan St-Athan – Fog 51.405 -3.44
Chivenor Chivenor – Clear night 51.089 -4.149
Milford Haven C.B. Milford Haven C.B. – Partly cloudy night 51.708 -5.055
Trawsgoed Trawsgoed – Overcast 52.344 -3.947
Hereford Hereford – Overcast 52.083 -2.8
Lake Vyrnwy SAWS Lake Vyrnwy SAWS – Overcast 52.757 -3.464
Exeter Airport 2 Exeter Airport 2 – Clear night 50.7366 -3.40458
Yeovilton Yeovilton – Clear night 51.006 -2.64
Lyneham Lyneham – Partly cloudy night 51.5031 -1.9924
Mount Batten Mount Batten – Overcast 50.354 -4.121
Coleshill Coleshill – Overcast 52.48 -1.689
Mona Mona – Overcast 53.26 -4.376
Little Rissington (ESAWS) Little Rissington (ESAWS) – Overcast 51.86 -1.692
Leek Leek – Mist 53.12755 -1.97993
Middle Wallop Middle Wallop – Sunny day 51.149 -1.57
Camborne Camborne – Clear night 50.218 -5.33
Benson Benson – Mist 51.62 -1.097

Location Details

Pontardawe

Location: 51.72, -3.852

Altitude: 38.0 m above mean sea level

Mumbles Head

Location: 51.565, -3.981

Altitude: 32.0 m above mean sea level

Distance from Pontardawe: 19.4 km