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St-Athan (nearest observation site to Cardiff)

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Thu 26 Feb 2015
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Sunrise: 07:05 Sunset: 17:47 Moon phase: First quarter
Fri 27 Feb 2015
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Sunrise: 07:03 Sunset: 17:49 Moon phase: First quarter
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Issued at: 1000 on Fri 27 Feb 2015

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Extremes

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Wales extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Usk No.2 11.1 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Capel Curig 6.8 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Capel Curig 5.7 °C
Highest rainfall Bala 23.6 mm
Sunniest Valley 5.5 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Exeter Airport 11.9 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Dalwhinnie 3.3 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Loch Glascarnoch 1.1 °C
Highest rainfall Spadeadam 32.0 mm
Sunniest Aldergrove 6.1 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: 2304 on Thu 26 Feb 2015

Weather map

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Weather observation map for Cardiff

Cardiff Cardiff – Sunny day 51.4812 -3.1778
Mumbles Head Mumbles Head – No data 51.565 -3.981
Yeovilton Yeovilton – Sunny day 51.006 -2.64
Hereford Hereford – Sunny day 52.083 -2.8
Chivenor Chivenor – Sunny day 51.089 -4.149
Exeter Airport Exeter Airport – No data 50.737 -3.405
Lyneham Lyneham – Sunny day 51.5031 -1.9924
Lake Vyrnwy SAWS Lake Vyrnwy SAWS – Sunny day 52.757 -3.464
Trawsgoed Trawsgoed – Cloudy 52.344 -3.947
Milford Haven C.B. Milford Haven C.B. – Sunny intervals 51.708 -5.055
Solent MRSC Solent MRSC – No data 50.807 -1.208
Mount Batten Mount Batten – Sunny day 50.354 -4.121
Little Rissington (ESAWS) Little Rissington (ESAWS) – Sunny day 51.86 -1.692
Coleshill Coleshill – Sunny day 52.48 -1.689
Benson Benson – Sunny day 51.62 -1.097
Hawarden Hawarden – Sunny day 53.174 -2.986
Bedford Bedford – Sunny day 52.225 -0.464
Leek Leek – Cloudy 53.12755 -1.97993
Valley Valley – Sunny day 53.252 -4.537
Camborne Camborne – Sunny intervals 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