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St-Athan (nearest observation site to Cardiff)

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Cardiff forecast
Sat 13 Feb 2016
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Light rain Cloudy Partly cloudy night Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy
3.8 3.3 3.0 2.8 2.4 3.0
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NE 9 NE 9 ENE 13 ENE 10 E 8 ENE 9
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89% 91% 91% 93% 93% 91%
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988 988 988 988 988 988
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Sun 14 Feb 2016
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Overcast Overcast Overcast Cloudy Overcast Overcast Partly cloudy night Cloudy Cloudy Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Sunny day Sunny day Clear night
3.2 3.0 2.8 2.1 2.6 3.0 2.2 2.5 2.8 3.9 4.3 5.3 5.8 5.6 6.2 5.7 4.3 3.1
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NE 11 ENE 9 NE 8 ENE 7 E 6 ENE 9 ENE 11 ENE 11 ENE 13 ENE 17 ENE 18 ENE 19 ENE 17 29 NE 19 NE 17 NNE 15 NNE 13 N 5
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G G G G G G G G VG VG VG VG VG E E E E E
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90% 90% 91% 92% 92% 91% 91% 91% 90% 83% 79% 75% 67% 62% 58% 55% 58% 63%
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989 989 989 989 989 990 991 991 992 995 996 997 999 1000 1002 1003 1005 1007
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R R R R R R R R R R R R R R R R R R
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Issued at: 1800 on Sun 14 Feb 2016

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Extremes

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Wales extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Porthmadog 7.2 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Tredegar Bryn Bach Park 1.4 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Tredegar Bryn Bach Park 0.1 °C
Highest rainfall St Athan 6.8 mm
Sunniest Valley 5.1 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Isles of Scilly 9.3 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Balmoral -0.1 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Aboyne -6.3 °C
Highest rainfall Chillingham Barns 19.0 mm
Sunniest Kinloss 8.4 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: 2303 on Sat 13 Feb 2016

Weather map

Sun 1800

Weather observation map for Cardiff

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

Location Details

Cardiff

Location: 51.4812, -3.1778

Altitude: 11.0m above mean sea level

St-Athan

Location: 51.405, -3.44

Altitude: 49.0 m above mean sea level

Distance from Cardiff: 20.0 km