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St-Athan (nearest observation site to Risca)

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Risca forecast
Tue 27 Sep 2016
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17.0 ° 16.9 ° 17.0 ° 16.8 ° 16.4 ° 16.2 ° 15.9 ° 15.3 ° 14.5 ° 14.6 ° 14.9 ° 15.0 °
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Wed 28 Sep 2016
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15.2 ° 15.3 ° 15.2 ° 15.1 ° 14.9 ° 15.2 ° 15.4 ° 15.4 ° 15.7 ° 16.0 ° 16.3 ° 16.6 °
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Issued at: 1200 on Wed 28 Sep 2016

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Extremes

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Wales extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Hawarden 20.8 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Lake Vyrnwy 15.7 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Lake Vyrnwy 11.1 °C
Highest rainfall Capel Curig 11.2 mm
Sunniest Aberdaron 4.9 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Gravesend 21.9 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Loch Glascarnoch 12.6 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Aboyne 3.1 °C
Highest rainfall Cassley 34.2 mm
Sunniest Leuchars 6.7 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)

The information shown is initial data as it is received; observations are subject to final quality control after publication on this website. This is particularly the case for rainfall totals during snow events.

Issued at: 0002 on Wed 28 Sep 2016

Weather map

Wed 1200

Weather observation map for Risca

Risca Risca – Overcast 51.6108 -3.0985
Hereford Hereford – Cloudy 52.083 -2.8
Mumbles Head Mumbles Head – No data 51.565 -3.981
Yeovilton Yeovilton – Sunny intervals 51.006 -2.64
Chivenor Chivenor – Overcast 51.089 -4.149
Lyneham Lyneham – Overcast 51.5031 -1.9924
Lake Vyrnwy SAWS Lake Vyrnwy SAWS – Overcast 52.757 -3.464
Exeter Airport 2 Exeter Airport 2 – Cloudy 50.7366 -3.40458
Trawsgoed Trawsgoed – Overcast 52.344 -3.947
Milford Haven C.B. Milford Haven C.B. – Overcast 51.708 -5.055
Coleshill Coleshill – Cloudy 52.48 -1.689
Little Rissington (ESAWS) Little Rissington (ESAWS) – Overcast 51.86 -1.692
Middle Wallop Middle Wallop – Cloudy 51.149 -1.57
Benson Benson – Cloudy 51.62 -1.097
Mount Batten Mount Batten – Cloudy 50.354 -4.121
Hawarden Hawarden – Cloudy 53.174 -2.986
Leek Leek – Overcast 53.12755 -1.97993
Bedford Bedford – Sunny day 52.225 -0.464
Mona Mona – Overcast 53.26 -4.376

Location Details

Risca

Location: 51.6108, -3.0985

Altitude: 65.0 m above mean sea level

St-Athan

Location: 51.405, -3.44

Altitude: 49.0 m above mean sea level

Distance from Risca: 32.9 km