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St-Athan (nearest observation site to Cardiff)

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Cardiff forecast
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Sat 28 Mar 2015
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Heavy shower day Overcast Overcast Light shower day Overcast Cloudy Overcast Overcast Overcast Cloudy Cloudy Partly cloudy night Cloudy Cloudy
10.1 10.4 11.0 10.5 11.1 11.0 10.7 10.0 9.5 9.5 9.1 9.0 9.0 9.3
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WSW 19 39 WSW 24 37 WSW 24 33 WSW 23 36 W 29 39 W 30 44 W 29 44 W 32 46 W 28 44 W 30 43 W 29 46 W 28 47 W 29 45 W 32 46
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) arrow down
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Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) arrow down
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Sunrise: 05:58 Sunset: 18:39 Moon phase: First quarter
Sun 29 Mar 2015
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Cloudy Cloudy Overcast Partly cloudy night Light shower night Heavy rain Heavy rain Light rain Light rain Overcast
9.4 9.4 9.1 9.0 8.9 8.9 9.6 10.0 9.8 9.9
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W 36 48 W 31 46 W 28 45 W 24 41 W 19 40 W 14 32 W 26 40 WSW 31 45 WSW 31 46 WSW 31 47
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Sunrise: 06:56 Sunset: 19:40 Moon phase: First quarter
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Issued at: 1100 on Sun 29 Mar 2015

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Extremes

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Wales extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Hawarden 15.4 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Lake Vyrnwy 8.9 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Hawarden 4.5 °C
Highest rainfall Capel Curig 23.0 mm
Sunniest Hawarden 3.8 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Coningsby 16.3 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Baltasound 7.4 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Santon Downham -1.8 °C
Highest rainfall Rochdale 26.2 mm
Sunniest Leeming 5.1 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: 2302 on Sat 28 Mar 2015

Weather map

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Weather observation map for Cardiff

Cardiff Cardiff – Overcast 51.4812 -3.1778
Mumbles Head Mumbles Head – No data 51.565 -3.981
Yeovilton Yeovilton – Overcast 51.006 -2.64
Hereford Hereford – Overcast 52.083 -2.8
Chivenor Chivenor – Overcast 51.089 -4.149
Exeter Airport Exeter Airport – No data 50.737 -3.405
Lyneham Lyneham – Overcast 51.5031 -1.9924
Lake Vyrnwy SAWS Lake Vyrnwy SAWS – Overcast 52.757 -3.464
Trawsgoed Trawsgoed – Mist 52.344 -3.947
Milford Haven C.B. Milford Haven C.B. – Cloudy 51.708 -5.055
Mount Batten Mount Batten – Heavy rain 50.354 -4.121
Little Rissington (ESAWS) Little Rissington (ESAWS) – Overcast 51.86 -1.692
Coleshill Coleshill – Drizzle 52.48 -1.689
Benson Benson – Overcast 51.62 -1.097
Hawarden Hawarden – Light rain 53.174 -2.986
Bedford Bedford – Light rain 52.225 -0.464
Leek Leek – Heavy rain 53.12755 -1.97993
Valley Valley – Heavy rain 53.252 -4.537
Camborne Camborne – Overcast 50.218 -5.33

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