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Capel Curig (nearest observation site to Snowdon Summit)

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Snowdon Summit forecast
Sat 27 Aug 2016
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16.1 ° 15.8 ° 15.3 ° 15.2 ° 13.9 ° 13.7 ° 14.0 ° 14.7 ° 15.1 ° 16.5 ° 17.4 ° 17.7 ° 17.0 ° 15.8 ° 17.3 ° 16.9 ° 16.5 ° 17.0 ° 17.6 ° 14.8 ° 13.7 ° 12.5 ° 12.8 °
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NE 7 NE 8 SSW 6 S 5 NNW 1 SW 2 NW 1 W 7 W 13 WSW 10 SW 6 W 13 W 8 NE 9 NNW 5 NW 16 NNW 13 S 6 ENE 3 NNW 2 ENE 2 ENE 2 WSW 6
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Sun 28 Aug 2016
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15.0 °
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NW 9
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E
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81%
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1020
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R
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Issued at: 0000 on Mon 29 Aug 2016

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Extremes

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Wales extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Usk No.2 23.2 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Aberdaron 17.2 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Sennybridge 12.4 °C
Highest rainfall Capel Curig 33.2 mm
Sunniest St Athan 7.1 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Monks Wood 24.2 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Loftus 14.1 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Loch Glascarnoch 8.2 °C
Highest rainfall Capel Curig 33.2 mm
Sunniest Tiree 11.9 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 Mon 29 Aug 2016

Weather map

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Weather observation map for Snowdon Summit

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