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Capel Curig (nearest observation site to Porthmadog)

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Porthmadog forecast
Tue 23 Aug 2016
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Light shower night Overcast Overcast Overcast Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Sunny intervals Cloudy Sunny day Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Overcast
15.3 ° 16.0 ° 15.8 ° 15.3 ° 14.9 ° 15.1 ° 15.6 ° 16.1 ° 16.9 ° 18.5 ° 19.6 ° 20.9 ° 21.7 ° 22.2 ° 21.5 ° 21.3 ° 19.7 ° 18.7 ° 17.2 ° 16.3 ° 15.7 ° 15.5 °
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SW 5 SW 17 SW 24 36 WSW 17 31 W 11 WSW 11 WSW 17 WSW 16 WSW 16 W 13 W 14 W 11 W 10 SW 7 WSW 9 WSW 5 ENE 7 E 8 NE 7 NNE 8 ENE 2 NE 5
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) arrow down
P E E VG VG VG G G VG VG E E VG VG VG G VG E VG E VG VG
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99% 94% 88% 90% 94% 93% 91% 89% 85% 75% 70% 69% 68% 65% 68% 69% 77% 81% 86% 87% 92% 93%
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1023 1022 1022 1022 1022 1022 1022 1022 1022 1021 1021 1020 1020 1020 1019 1019 1019 1019 1019 1020 1020 1020
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) arrow down
F F F F F F F F F F F F F F F F F F S R R R
Wed 24 Aug 2016
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Overcast Overcast Overcast
15.4 ° 15.0 ° 15.0 °
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ENE 3 ENE 3 ENE 7
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) arrow down
VG G G
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95% 96% 97%
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1020 1020 1020
Pressure Tendency (F = Falling, R = Rising, S = Steady) arrow down
R R R
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Issued at: 0200 on Wed 24 Aug 2016

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Extremes

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Wales extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Cardiff Bute Park 28.0 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Aberdaron 20.2 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Sennybridge 12.1 °C
Highest rainfall Mona 3.6 mm
Sunniest Hawarden 11.0 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Cambridge Niab 31.0 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Inverbervie 14.0 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Braemar 5.4 °C
Highest rainfall Thomastown 14.6 mm
Sunniest Wattisham 13.2 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 24 Aug 2016

Weather map

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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 – Clear night 53.174 -2.986
Leek Leek – Clear night 53.12755 -1.97993
Crosby Crosby – Overcast 53.497 -3.056
Hereford Hereford – Clear night 52.083 -2.8
Ronaldsway Ronaldsway – Overcast 54.0849 -4.6321
Rostherne No 2 Rostherne No 2 – Clear night 53.3598 -2.3805
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 – Clear night 52.48 -1.689
St-Athan St-Athan – Mist 51.405 -3.44
Shap Shap – Overcast 54.501 -2.684
Watnall Watnall – Partly cloudy night 53.005 -1.25
Bingley SAMOS Bingley SAMOS – Clear night 53.811 -1.865
Watnall Watnall – Partly cloudy night 53.005 -1.25
Glenanne Glenanne – Cloudy 54.237 -6.502
Chivenor Chivenor – Overcast 51.089 -4.149

Location Details

Porthmadog

Location: 52.9276, -4.1321

Altitude: 9.0 m above mean sea level

Capel Curig

Location: 53.093, -3.941

Altitude: 216.0 m above mean sea level

Distance from Porthmadog: 22.4 km