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St-Athan (nearest observation site to Risca)

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Risca forecast
Sun 26 Feb 2017
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Overcast Heavy shower day Light shower day Light rain Overcast Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy
10.6 ° 9.5 ° 10.0 ° 9.3 ° 9.1 ° 8.7 ° 8.4 ° 7.9 ° 8.0 °
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SW 21 32 SW 18 32 SW 21 30 WSW 23 37 WSW 18 33 WSW 15 WSW 14 WSW 13 SW 9
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80% 92% 90% 84% 89% 86% 84% 84% 83%
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Mon 27 Feb 2017
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Overcast Overcast Overcast Partly cloudy night Cloudy Overcast Cloudy Light shower day Overcast Cloudy Cloudy Light shower day Heavy shower day Overcast Light rain Sunny day
8.2 ° 8.0 ° 7.8 ° 7.7 ° 8.0 ° 7.6 ° 6.9 ° 5.9 ° 5.5 ° 5.2 ° 6.3 ° 5.6 ° 4.6 ° 5.6 ° 4.6 ° 6.2 °
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SSW 8 SSW 7 SSW 8 SSW 9 SW 11 SSW 9 SW 7 29 WNW 11 ESE 5 W 9 34 SW 10 WSW 15 29 W 18 30 W 14 WSW 25 37 WSW 17 32
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G G G G G G VG G VG VG E VG M G G VG
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84% 84% 84% 83% 81% 83% 85% 89% 95% 91% 82% 87% 90% 92% 91% 82%
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998 997 996 995 994 992 991 990 989 988 987 986 986 985 985 984
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F F F F F F F F F F F F F F F F
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Issued at: 1500 on Mon 27 Feb 2017

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Extremes

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Wales extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Hawarden 12.6 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Tredegar Bryn Bach Park 8.0 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Tredegar Bryn Bach Park 5.2 °C
Highest rainfall Capel Curig 17.4 mm
Sunniest Hawarden 1.5 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Gravesend 14.0 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Dalwhinnie 5.5 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Aboyne -1.0 °C
Highest rainfall Tyndrum 33.8 mm
Sunniest Shoeburyness 2.8 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: 2302 on Sun 26 Feb 2017

Weather map

Mon 1500

Weather observation map for Risca

Risca Risca – Sunny day 51.6108 -3.0985
Hereford Hereford – Overcast 52.083 -2.8
Mumbles Head Mumbles Head – No data 51.565 -3.981
Yeovilton Yeovilton – Sunny intervals 51.006 -2.64
Chivenor Chivenor – Cloudy 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 – Sunny intervals 50.7366 -3.40458
Trawsgoed Trawsgoed – Cloudy 52.344 -3.947
Milford Haven C.B. Milford Haven C.B. – Cloudy 51.708 -5.055
Coleshill Coleshill – Light rain 52.48 -1.689
Little Rissington (ESAWS) Little Rissington (ESAWS) – Overcast 51.86 -1.692
Middle Wallop Middle Wallop – Light snow shower day 51.149 -1.57
Benson Benson – Light shower day 51.62 -1.097
Mount Batten Mount Batten – Heavy shower day 50.354 -4.121
Hawarden Hawarden – Heavy shower day 53.174 -2.986
Leek Leek – Cloudy 53.12755 -1.97993
Bedford Bedford – Light shower day 52.225 -0.464
Mona Mona – Sunny intervals 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