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St-Athan (nearest observation site to Cardiff International Airport)

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Cardiff International Airport forecast
Wed 24 Aug 2016
2200 2300
Partly cloudy night Cloudy
17.7 ° 17.4 °
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WNW 5 NW 2
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VG G
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92% 93%
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1019 1018
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R R
Thu 25 Aug 2016
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Heavy shower night Heavy rain Heavy rain Light rain Partly cloudy night Clear night Mist Fog Cloudy Mist Cloudy Overcast Light shower day Light rain Overcast Heavy shower day Heavy rain Heavy shower day Light shower day Heavy rain Overcast Heavy rain Heavy rain
17.6 ° 17.4 ° 16.9 ° 16.4 ° 15.8 ° 15.1 ° 14.9 ° 14.8 ° 15.5 ° 16.5 ° 18.0 ° 18.0 ° 17.6 ° 17.8 ° 18.1 ° 17.8 ° 17.9 ° 17.5 ° 17.4 ° 17.4 ° 17.2 ° 17.1 ° 16.8 °
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NW 2 S 1 ENE 6 S 1 ENE 1 ENE 6 WNW 1 NW 5 ENE 1 SSW 1 NE 1 SE 3 SSW 3 S 3 SSE 3 S 3 NNE 2 WSW 6 W 5 W 5 WNW 5 W 3 SW 1
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M G M VG G G M VP M M M M M M M P P P P P P P P
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94% 96% 97% 94% 94% 96% 96% 99% 99% 99% 89% 91% 92% 93% 94% 95% 94% 95% 97% 96% 96% 97% 98%
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1018 1018 1017 1018 1017 1016 1016 1016 1016 1016 1016 1016 1016 1016 1015 1016 1015 1015 1015 1015 1015 1015 1015
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F F F F F F F F R F F F R F F F F F F S R R R
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Issued at: 2200 on Thu 25 Aug 2016

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Extremes

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Wales extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Cardiff Bute Park 23.7 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Aberporth 17.2 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Sennybridge 9.7 °C
Highest rainfall Mona 0.2 mm
Sunniest Valley 11.7 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Gravesend 33.9 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Fair Isle 13.4 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Katesbridge 5.7 °C
Highest rainfall Carterhouse 21.6 mm
Sunniest Charterhall 13.0 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: 0002 on Thu 25 Aug 2016

Weather map

Thu 2200

Weather observation map for Cardiff International Airport

Cardiff International Airport Cardiff International Airport – Heavy rain 51.3973 -3.3489
Mumbles Head Mumbles Head – No data 51.565 -3.981
Chivenor Chivenor – Heavy rain 51.089 -4.149
Yeovilton Yeovilton – Overcast 51.006 -2.64
Exeter Airport 2 Exeter Airport 2 – Overcast 50.7366 -3.40458
Hereford Hereford – Heavy rain 52.083 -2.8
Lyneham Lyneham – Cloudy 51.5031 -1.9924
Milford Haven C.B. Milford Haven C.B. – Overcast 51.708 -5.055
Trawsgoed Trawsgoed – Cloudy 52.344 -3.947
Lake Vyrnwy SAWS Lake Vyrnwy SAWS – Overcast 52.757 -3.464
Mount Batten Mount Batten – Heavy rain 50.354 -4.121
Middle Wallop Middle Wallop – Cloudy 51.149 -1.57
Little Rissington (ESAWS) Little Rissington (ESAWS) – Overcast 51.86 -1.692
Coleshill Coleshill – Heavy shower night 52.48 -1.689
Benson Benson – Mist 51.62 -1.097
Hawarden Hawarden – Heavy rain 53.174 -2.986
Camborne Camborne – Cloudy 50.218 -5.33
Leek Leek – Light rain 53.12755 -1.97993

Location Details

Cardiff International Airport

Location: 51.3973, -3.3489

Altitude: 66.0 m above mean sea level

St-Athan

Location: 51.405, -3.44

Altitude: 49.0 m above mean sea level

Distance from Cardiff International Airport: 6.4 km