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Capel Curig SAWS (nearest observation site to Porthmadog)

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Porthmadog forecast
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Fri 24 Apr 2015
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Drizzle Heavy rain Fog Overcast
9.6 9.6 9.4 9.4
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SW 21 34 SW 23 34 SW 23 37 SW 23 34
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100% 100% 100% 98%
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1006 1005 1005 1005
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) arrow down
F F F F
Sunrise: 05:57 Sunset: 20:30 Moon phase: Waxing crescent
Sat 25 Apr 2015
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Light shower night Light shower night Heavy shower night Drizzle Light shower night Light shower night Drizzle Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Mist Overcast Overcast Overcast
9.1 8.9 8.9 9.1 9.2 9.2 9.1 9.4 9.3 9.2 10.0 10.1 8.1 6.5 4.9 4.5 3.6 3.4 3.0 3.0
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SW 25 37 SW 26 36 SW 24 36 SW 23 36 SW 23 34 SW 23 30 SW 25 33 SW 24 33 SW 24 33 SW 24 33 SW 24 33 SW 23 34 W 17 33 E 13 ENE 16 ENE 16 29 E 11 ENE 9 E 10 ENE 7
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) arrow down
M M M P M G G VG M M VG VG G G P M M G G E
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97% 97% 99% 97% 96% 96% 95% 90% 93% 94% 93% 92% 85% 91% 94% 93% 95% 89% 87% 90%
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1005 1004 1004 1003 1003 1002 1002 1002 1002 1003 1002 1003 1003 1005 1006 1006 1007 1008 1008 1008
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F F F F F F F F R R R R R R R R R R R R
Sunrise: 05:55 Sunset: 20:32 Moon phase: Waxing crescent
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Issued at: 2000 on Sat 25 Apr 2015

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Extremes

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Wales extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Cardiff Bute Park 16.8 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Capel Curig 10.7 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Swyddffynnon -0.4 °C
Highest rainfall Capel Curig 4.4 mm
Sunniest Hawarden 4.6 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Holbeach 20.1 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Lerwick 4.7 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Katesbridge -1.2 °C
Highest rainfall Lerwick 6.6 mm
Sunniest Morpeth Cockle Park 10.1 hours

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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: 0024 on Sat 25 Apr 2015

Weather map

Sat 2000

Weather observation map for Porthmadog

Porthmadog Porthmadog – Overcast 52.9276 -4.1321
Trawsgoed Trawsgoed – Cloudy 52.344 -3.947
Lake Vyrnwy SAWS Lake Vyrnwy SAWS – Overcast 52.757 -3.464
Hawarden Hawarden – Overcast 53.174 -2.986
Leek Leek – Overcast 53.12755 -1.97993
Crosby Crosby – Overcast 53.497 -3.056
Hereford Hereford – Light shower day 52.083 -2.8
Ronaldsway Ronaldsway – Sunny day 54.0849 -4.6321
Rostherne No 2 Rostherne No 2 – Light shower day 53.3598 -2.38053
Mumbles Head Mumbles Head – No data 51.565 -3.981
Milford Haven C.B. Milford Haven C.B. – Cloudy 51.708 -5.055
Coleshill Coleshill – Overcast 52.48 -1.689
St-Athan St-Athan – Light rain 51.405 -3.44
Shap Shap – Sunny intervals 54.501 -2.684
Watnall Watnall – Overcast 53.005 -1.25
Bingley SAMOS Bingley SAMOS – Overcast 53.811 -1.865
Watnall Watnall – Overcast 53.005 -1.25
Glenanne Glenanne – Sunny intervals 54.237 -6.502
Chivenor Chivenor – Overcast 51.089 -4.149
Little Rissington (ESAWS) Little Rissington (ESAWS) – Cloudy 51.86 -1.692

Location Details

Porthmadog

Location: 52.9276, -4.1321

Altitude: 9m above mean sea level

Capel Curig SAWS

Location: 53.093, -3.941

Altitude: 216 m above mean sea level

Distance from Porthmadog: 22.4 km