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St-Athan (nearest observation site to Cardiff)

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Cardiff forecast
Sun 26 Jun 2016
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Overcast Overcast Overcast Light shower day Cloudy Overcast Light rain Light rain Drizzle Overcast Drizzle Light rain Heavy rain Fog Fog Drizzle
13.5 ° 13.9 ° 14.3 ° 14.0 ° 14.1 ° 14.7 ° 14.9 ° 14.3 ° 14.7 ° 15.2 ° 15.2 ° 15.3 ° 15.3 ° 15.3 ° 15.1 ° 14.9 °
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WNW 5 W 9 W 8 W 10 W 10 W 14 W 14 W 13 W 9 WSW 9 WSW 11 W 14 W 16 W 15 W 14 W 17
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) arrow down
VG VG E VG VG VG G G G VG M P M VP VP M
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86% 82% 80% 89% 85% 82% 84% 88% 94% 95% 98% 99% 99% 99% 100% 100%
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R R R R R F F F F F F F F F F F
Mon 27 Jun 2016
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Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Drizzle Overcast Cloudy Overcast
14.6 ° 15.1 ° 14.8 ° 14.7 ° 14.8 ° 14.4 ° 13.9 ° 14.0 °
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W 18 29 W 18 31 W 15 W 13 W 11 WNW 9 NW 8 WNW 8
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M M M M M G E VG
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97% 97% 98% 97% 97% 96% 90% 88%
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Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) arrow down
F F F R R R R R
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Issued at: 0700 on Mon 27 Jun 2016

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Extremes

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Wales extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Hawarden 17.8 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Tredegar Bryn Bach Park 14.0 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Usk No.2 8.5 °C
Highest rainfall Porthmadog 16.2 mm
Sunniest Hawarden 3.0 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Writtle 21.8 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Lerwick 12.8 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Loch Glascarnoch 4.6 °C
Highest rainfall Porthmadog 16.2 mm
Sunniest Dyce 7.7 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: 0731 on Mon 27 Jun 2016

Weather map

Mon 0700

Weather observation map for Cardiff

Cardiff Cardiff – Overcast 51.4812 -3.1778
Mumbles Head Mumbles Head – No data 51.565 -3.981
Yeovilton Yeovilton – Light rain 51.006 -2.64
Hereford Hereford – Sunny intervals 52.083 -2.8
Chivenor Chivenor – Cloudy 51.089 -4.149
Exeter Airport 2 Exeter Airport 2 – Overcast 50.7366 -3.40458
Lyneham Lyneham – Cloudy 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. – Cloudy 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 – Sunny intervals 52.48 -1.689
Benson Benson – Cloudy 51.62 -1.097
Hawarden Hawarden – Overcast 53.174 -2.986
Bedford Bedford – Overcast 52.225 -0.464
Leek Leek – Overcast 53.12755 -1.97993
Camborne Camborne – Cloudy 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