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St-Athan (nearest observation site to Cardiff)

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Cardiff forecast
Sat 30 Apr 2016
2100 2200 2300
Clear night Clear night Clear night
8.1 ° 7.7 ° 6.5 °
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W 9 W 8 W 3
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E VG E
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66% 72% 79%
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1026 1027 1027
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R R R
Sun 01 May 2016
0000 0100 0200 0300 0400 0500 0600 0700 0800 0900 1000 1100 1200 1300 1400 1500 1600 1700 1800 1900 2000 2100
Clear night Clear night Cloudy Cloudy Clear night Partly cloudy night Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Light shower day Light rain Light rain Light rain Overcast Light shower day Light rain Drizzle Drizzle Drizzle Heavy rain
6.9 ° 4.3 ° 6.3 ° 6.4 ° 5.9 ° 6.3 ° 7.1 ° 7.8 ° 8.5 ° 9.4 ° 10.4 ° 10.1 ° 10.6 ° 11.0 ° 11.1 ° 11.2 ° 11.2 ° 11.4 ° 11.4 ° 11.0 ° 11.2 ° 10.9 °
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WNW 5 W 2 W 5 SW 7 SW 6 SSW 5 SW 6 SSW 5 SSW 6 S 5 SSE 7 SSE 7 S 6 S 5 SSW 6 S 5 SSW 6 S 3 SSW 2 N 0 N 0 W 6
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E E E E E E E E E E E VG VG E G M G VG M P P M
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74% 82% 84% 86% 89% 86% 86% 85% 79% 75% 72% 73% 78% 77% 87% 94% 87% 91% 90% 96% 97% 98%
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1027 1027 1027 1027 1027 1027 1027 1027 1027 1027 1027 1027 1027 1026 1026 1026 1026 1025 1025 1025 1025 1025
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R R S R F F F R R R R F F F F F F F F F F F
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Issued at: 2100 on Sun 1 May 2016

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Extremes

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Wales extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Cardiff Bute Park 13.6 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Lake Vyrnwy 7.9 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Sennybridge -2.8 °C
Highest rainfall Rhyl 1.6 mm
Sunniest Bala 12.6 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Gravesend 14.8 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Lake Vyrnwy 7.9 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Dalwhinnie -3.8 °C
Highest rainfall Newport (Salop) 8.6 mm
Sunniest Bala 12.6 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 Sun 1 May 2016

Weather map

Sun 2100

Weather observation map for Cardiff

Cardiff Cardiff – Heavy rain 51.4812 -3.1778
Mumbles Head Mumbles Head – No data 51.565 -3.981
Yeovilton Yeovilton – Drizzle 51.006 -2.64
Hereford Hereford – Overcast 52.083 -2.8
Chivenor Chivenor – Overcast 51.089 -4.149
Exeter Airport 2 Exeter Airport 2 – Overcast 50.7366 -3.40458
Lyneham Lyneham – Overcast 51.5031 -1.9924
Lake Vyrnwy SAWS Lake Vyrnwy SAWS – Overcast 52.757 -3.464
Trawsgoed Trawsgoed – Overcast 52.344 -3.947
Milford Haven C.B. Milford Haven C.B. – No data 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) – Overcast 51.86 -1.692
Coleshill Coleshill – Cloudy 52.48 -1.689
Benson Benson – Overcast 51.62 -1.097
Hawarden Hawarden – Overcast 53.174 -2.986
Bedford Bedford – Cloudy 52.225 -0.464
Leek Leek – Overcast 53.12755 -1.97993
Camborne Camborne – Light rain 50.218 -5.33

Location Details

Cardiff

Location: 51.4812, -3.1778

Altitude: 11.0 m 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