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St-Athan (nearest observation site to Cardiff)

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Sunrise: 05:58 Sunset: 18:39 Moon phase: First quarter
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Issued at: 0000 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 – Cloudy 51.4812 -3.1778
Mumbles Head Mumbles Head – No data 51.565 -3.981
Yeovilton Yeovilton – Cloudy 51.006 -2.64
Hereford Hereford – Cloudy 52.083 -2.8
Chivenor Chivenor – Overcast 51.089 -4.149
Exeter Airport Exeter Airport – No data 50.737 -3.405
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
Mount Batten Mount Batten – Cloudy 50.354 -4.121
Little Rissington (ESAWS) Little Rissington (ESAWS) – Cloudy 51.86 -1.692
Coleshill Coleshill – Clear night 52.48 -1.689
Benson Benson – Cloudy 51.62 -1.097
Hawarden Hawarden – Cloudy 53.174 -2.986
Bedford Bedford – Overcast 52.225 -0.464
Leek Leek – Light shower night 53.12755 -1.97993
Valley Valley – Cloudy 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