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Capel Curig (nearest observation site to Snowdon Summit)

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Snowdon Summit forecast
Thu 23 Feb 2017
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Cloudy Light rain Heavy rain Heavy rain Cloudy Light shower day Light shower day Overcast Heavy shower day Overcast Light shower night Overcast Overcast Cloudy Cloudy
6.4 ° 5.7 ° 3.6 ° 3.7 ° 5.0 ° 5.3 ° 5.4 ° 5.7 ° 5.6 ° 5.5 ° 5.0 ° 5.0 ° 5.1 ° 4.9 ° 4.8 ° 4.5 ° 4.2 °
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WSW 44 75 W 44 82 W 64 94 WSW 56 91 W 46 81 W 33 71 W 26 60 WNW 21 66 W 19 49 W 26 54 WNW 19 45 W 28 59 W 25 49 W 24 47 W 18 45 W 10 36 W 21 45
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) arrow down
M P P P VG VG E M E VG E G E
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80% 87% 97% 98% 92% 82% 80% 75% 78% 76% 79% 77% 74% 73% 72% 75% 73%
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983 983 984 986 997 998 1000 1002 1003 1005 1007 1007 1009
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F R R R R R R
Fri 24 Feb 2017
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Cloudy Partly cloudy night Cloudy Cloudy Clear night Partly cloudy night Cloudy Cloudy
4.3 ° 4.4 ° 3.9 ° 3.9 ° 4.0 ° 3.9 ° 3.7 ° 4.0 °
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W 17 38 W 21 36 WNW 17 37 W 17 31 W 19 38 W 15 37 WSW 11 29 W 11 31
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VG VG VG E VG E E E
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69% 65% 70% 71% 66% 68% 77% 66%
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1011 1011 1012 1013 1013 1014 1015 1015
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R R R R R
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Issued at: 0700 on Fri 24 Feb 2017

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Extremes

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Wales extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Cardiff Bute Park 10.3 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Lake Vyrnwy 5.1 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Capel Curig 3.6 °C
Highest rainfall Capel Curig 46.4 mm
Sunniest Aberdaron 5.6 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Frittenden 13.2 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Salsburgh 1.3 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Loch Glascarnoch -1.3 °C
Highest rainfall Capel Curig 46.4 mm
Sunniest Aberdaron 5.6 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 Thu 23 Feb 2017

Weather map

Fri 0700

Weather observation map for Snowdon Summit

Snowdon Summit Snowdon Summit – Cloudy 53.068 -4.077
Trawsgoed Trawsgoed – Cloudy 52.344 -3.947
Hawarden Hawarden – Partly cloudy night 53.174 -2.986
Lake Vyrnwy SAWS Lake Vyrnwy SAWS – Cloudy 52.757 -3.464
Crosby Crosby – Partly cloudy night 53.497 -3.056
Ronaldsway Ronaldsway – Clear night 54.0849 -4.6321
Leek Leek – Partly cloudy night 53.12755 -1.97993
Rostherne No 2 Rostherne No 2 – Clear night 53.3598 -2.3805
Hereford Hereford – Partly cloudy night 52.083 -2.8
Coleshill Coleshill – Cloudy 52.48 -1.689
Mumbles Head Mumbles Head – No data 51.565 -3.981
Milford Haven C.B. Milford Haven C.B. – Cloudy 51.708 -5.055
Shap Shap – Clear night 54.501 -2.684
Watnall Watnall – Sunny day 53.005 -1.25
Bingley SAMOS Bingley SAMOS – Clear night 53.811 -1.865
St-Athan St-Athan – Clear night 51.405 -3.44
Glenanne Glenanne – Partly cloudy night 54.237 -6.502
Watnall Watnall – Sunny day 53.005 -1.25
Belfast International Airport Belfast International Airport – Clear night 54.664 -6.224

Location Details

Snowdon Summit

Location: 53.068, -4.077

Altitude: 1040.0 m above mean sea level

Capel Curig

Location: 53.093, -3.941

Altitude: 216.0 m above mean sea level

Distance from Snowdon Summit: 9.5 km