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St-Athan (nearest observation site to Cardiff)

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Cardiff forecast
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Tue 30 Sep 2014
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Sunrise: 07:12 Sunset: 18:54 Moon phase: Waxing crescent
Wed 01 Oct 2014
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Sunrise: 07:14 Sunset: 18:52 Moon phase: Waxing crescent
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Issued at: 2000 on Wed 01 Oct 2014

Extremes

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Wales extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Cardiff Bute Park 20.9 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Lake Vyrnwy 17.6 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Usk No.2 8.5 °C
Highest rainfall Scolton Country Park 4.2 mm
Sunniest St Athan 7.0 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Northolt 23.0 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Lerwick 13.0 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Altnaharra 5.0 °C
Highest rainfall Scarborough 10.0 mm
Sunniest Edinburgh Gogarbank 7.4 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)

Issued at: 0003 on Wed 01 Oct 2014

Weather Map

Wed 2000

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Cardiff Cloudy 51.4812 -3.1778
Yeovil Cloudy 50.9416 -2.632
Hereford Overcast 52.056 -2.7146
Barnstaple Partly cloudy night 51.0777 -4.0571
Swindon Clear night 51.5556 -1.7784
Newtown (Powys) Cloudy 52.5118 -3.3118
Aberystwyth Clear night 52.415 -4.0817
Pembroke Clear night 51.6731 -4.9084
Plymouth Partly cloudy night 50.3713 -4.1348
Banbury Cloudy 52.0625 -1.3383
Birmingham Overcast 52.4859 -1.889
Reading Cloudy 51.4523 -0.9724
Wrexham Overcast 53.0428 -2.9911
Milton Keynes Overcast 52.0382 -0.7555
Stoke-on-Trent Cloudy 53.0024 -2.178
Caernarfon Clear night 53.1393 -4.2727
Camborne Cloudy 50.2122 -5.2937

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