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Capel Curig SAWS (nearest observation site to Porthmadog)

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Porthmadog forecast
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Wed 17 Dec 2014
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WSW 24 38 WSW 29 37 WSW 19 36 WSW 22 31 SW 17 WSW 16 34 SW 16 SW 18 SW 17 SW 19 WSW 25 33 WSW 29 38 WSW 21 40 SW 21 37 SW 28 38
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Sunrise: 08:24 Sunset: 15:58 Moon phase: Waning crescent
Thu 18 Dec 2014
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Light rain Drizzle Heavy rain Light rain Overcast Light rain Overcast Overcast Light rain Light rain
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Sunrise: 08:25 Sunset: 15:59 Moon phase: Waning crescent
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Issued at: 0900 on Thu 18 Dec 2014

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Extremes

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Wales extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Hawarden 14.2 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Tredegar Bryn Bach Park 10.0 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Tredegar Bryn Bach Park 5.8 °C
Highest rainfall Capel Curig 26.4 mm
Sunniest Hawarden 1.5 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Hawarden 14.2 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Loch Glascarnoch 5.9 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Aboyne -0.8 °C
Highest rainfall Capel Curig 26.4 mm
Sunniest Wattisham 2.7 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: 2303 on Wed 17 Dec 2014

Weather map

Thu 0900

Weather observation map for Porthmadog

Porthmadog Porthmadog – Light rain 52.9276 -4.1321
Aberystwyth Aberystwyth – Cloudy 52.415 -4.0817
Newtown (Powys) Newtown (Powys) – Overcast 52.5118 -3.3118
Wrexham Wrexham – Light rain 53.0428 -2.9911
Stoke-on-Trent Stoke-on-Trent – Heavy rain 53.0024 -2.178
Preston Preston – Cloudy 53.763 -2.7017
Hereford Hereford – Cloudy 52.056 -2.7146
Douglas (Isle of Man) Douglas (Isle of Man) – Cloudy 54.1518 -4.484
Manchester Manchester – Heavy rain 53.479 -2.2465
Swansea Swansea – No data 51.621 -3.9424
Pembroke Pembroke – Overcast 51.6731 -4.9084
Birmingham Birmingham – Overcast 52.4859 -1.889
Cardiff Cardiff – Drizzle 51.4812 -3.1778
Kendal Kendal – Cloudy 54.3279 -2.7449
Sheffield Sheffield – Light shower day 53.3809 -1.4686
Leeds Leeds – Heavy rain 53.8011 -1.547
Nottingham Nottingham – Light shower day 52.9545 -1.1565
Newry Newry – Drizzle 54.1707 -6.3348
Barnstaple Barnstaple – Mist 51.0777 -4.0571
Banbury Banbury – Overcast 52.0625 -1.3383

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