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St-Athan (nearest observation site to Cardiff)

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Cardiff forecast
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Mon 20 Oct 2014
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Sunrise: 07:47 Sunset: 18:08 Moon phase: Waning crescent
Tue 21 Oct 2014
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Sunrise: 07:49 Sunset: 18:06 Moon phase: Waning crescent
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Issued at: 0000 on Wed 22 Oct 2014

Extremes

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Wales extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Usk No.2 13.8 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Lake Vyrnwy 8.9 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Lake Vyrnwy 6.9 °C
Highest rainfall Capel Curig 40.2 mm
Sunniest St Athan 6.5 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Shoeburyness 16.1 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Dalwhinnie 6.0 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Loch Glascarnoch 4.1 °C
Highest rainfall Cluanie Inn 50.6 mm
Sunniest Edinburgh Gogarbank 8.0 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: 0003 on Wed 22 Oct 2014

Weather Map

Wed 0000

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