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St-Athan (nearest observation site to Cardiff)

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Cardiff forecast
Fri 29 May 2015
2200 2300
Cloudy Cloudy
11.0 11.0
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W 14 W 14
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) arrow down
VG VG
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72% 75%
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1012 1012
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) arrow down
R R
Sunrise: 05:05 Sunset: 21:16 Moon phase: Waxing gibbous
Sat 30 May 2015
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Cloudy Partly cloudy night Cloudy Partly cloudy night Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Sunny intervals Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Sunny intervals Cloudy Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Cloudy Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Cloudy Overcast Overcast Cloudy
10.9 10.5 10.1 10.3 9.0 8.3 8.1 9.2 9.5 9.9 11.0 11.6 12.1 12.9 13.1 13.5 13.6 14.0 13.0 12.4 12.2 12.1 12.7
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W 10 WNW 8 WNW 6 WNW 9 WNW 8 NW 6 NW 6 NW 7 WNW 9 NW 10 W 10 W 8 WSW 10 W 9 W 13 W 9 WNW 9 W 9 W 5 S 1 ESE 3 ESE 6 S 8
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VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG
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77% 78% 79% 78% 75% 78% 79% 77% 78% 71% 65% 60% 58% 54% 50% 53% 54% 54% 59% 64% 69% 75% 84%
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1012 1012 1012 1013 1013 1013 1014 1014 1014 1015 1015 1015 1015 1015 1015 1014 1014 1014 1013 1012 1012 1011 1011
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R R R R R R R R R R R R R F F F F F F F F F F
Sunrise: 05:04 Sunset: 21:18 Moon phase: Waxing gibbous
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Issued at: 2200 on Sat 30 May 2015

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Extremes

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Wales extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Cardiff Bute Park 15.1 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Libanus 10.8 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Lake Vyrnwy 5.6 °C
Highest rainfall Swyddffynnon 18.0 mm
Sunniest Valley 7.2 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Thorney Island 15.9 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Tulloch Bridge 9.1 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Drumnadrochit 1.8 °C
Highest rainfall Swyddffynnon 18.0 mm
Sunniest Tiree 11.0 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)

Issued at: 0002 on Sat 30 May 2015

Weather map

Sat 2200

Weather observation map for Cardiff

Cardiff Cardiff – Cloudy 51.4812 -3.1778
Mumbles Head Mumbles Head – No data 51.565 -3.981
Yeovilton Yeovilton – Overcast 51.006 -2.64
Hereford Hereford – Overcast 52.083 -2.8
Chivenor Chivenor – Drizzle 51.089 -4.149
Exeter Airport Exeter Airport – No data 50.737 -3.405
Lyneham Lyneham – Overcast 51.5031 -1.9924
Lake Vyrnwy SAWS Lake Vyrnwy SAWS – Cloudy 52.757 -3.464
Trawsgoed Trawsgoed – Light rain 52.344 -3.947
Milford Haven C.B. Milford Haven C.B. – Cloudy 51.708 -5.055
Middle Wallop Middle Wallop – Overcast 51.149 -1.57
Mount Batten Mount Batten – Heavy shower night 50.354 -4.121
Little Rissington (ESAWS) Little Rissington (ESAWS) – Overcast 51.86 -1.692
Coleshill Coleshill – Overcast 52.48 -1.689
Benson Benson – Overcast 51.62 -1.097
Hawarden Hawarden – Light shower night 53.174 -2.986
Bedford Bedford – Cloudy 52.225 -0.464
Leek Leek – Overcast 53.12755 -1.97993
Valley Valley – Light rain 53.252 -4.537
Camborne Camborne – Heavy rain 50.218 -5.33

Location Details

Cardiff

Location: 51.4812, -3.1778

Altitude: 11m above mean sea level

St-Athan

Location: 51.405, -3.44

Altitude: 49 m above mean sea level

Distance from Cardiff: 20.0 km