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Capel Curig SAWS (nearest observation site to Snowdon Summit)

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Snowdon Summit forecast
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Wed 01 Apr 2015
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Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Cloudy Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Light shower day Light rain Light rain Drizzle Drizzle Cloudy Drizzle
4.6 4.9 4.8 4.2 6.1 6.0 6.5 6.4 6.0 5.9 6.1 6.2 6.2 6.7 9.3 9.7
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WSW 30 49 W 31 43 WSW 31 47 WSW 32 44 WSW 29 43 WSW 32 45 WSW 33 45 WSW 22 45 WSW 22 33 WSW 21 30 WSW 23 31 SW 24 31 SW 25 33 SW 24 33 WSW 36 60 WSW 37 56
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Sunrise: 06:49 Sunset: 19:49 Moon phase: Waxing gibbous
Thu 02 Apr 2015
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Drizzle Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Mist Mist Overcast Overcast
9.3 7.4 6.3 5.7 4.9 4.5 4.1 3.7 4.3
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W 32 49 WNW 15 45 NNW 15 N 5 ENE 6 E 6 ENE 8 E 8 NNE 7
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Sunrise: 06:47 Sunset: 19:51 Moon phase: Waxing gibbous
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Issued at: 0800 on Thu 02 Apr 2015

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Extremes

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Wales extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Cardiff Bute Park 11.0 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Tredegar Bryn Bach Park 6.8 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Tredegar Bryn Bach Park 1.4 °C
Highest rainfall Porthmadog 6.0 mm
Sunniest St Athan 6.3 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Heathrow 12.3 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Loch Glascarnoch 3.4 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Braemar -0.6 °C
Highest rainfall Resallach 16.6 mm
Sunniest Morpeth Cockle Park 7.4 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: 0002 on Thu 02 Apr 2015

Weather map

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Weather observation map for Snowdon Summit

Snowdon Summit Snowdon Summit – Overcast 53.068 -4.077
Trawsgoed Trawsgoed – Cloudy 52.344 -3.947
Hawarden Hawarden – Overcast 53.174 -2.986
Lake Vyrnwy SAWS Lake Vyrnwy SAWS – Overcast 52.757 -3.464
Crosby Crosby – Overcast 53.497 -3.056
Ronaldsway Ronaldsway – Cloudy 54.0849 -4.6321
Leek Leek – Overcast 53.12755 -1.97993
Rostherne No 2 Rostherne No 2 – Overcast 53.3598 -2.38053
Hereford Hereford – Cloudy 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 – Sunny day 54.501 -2.684
Watnall Watnall – Overcast 53.005 -1.25
Bingley SAMOS Bingley SAMOS – Sunny intervals 53.811 -1.865
St-Athan St-Athan – Light rain 51.405 -3.44
Glenanne Glenanne – Overcast 54.237 -6.502
Watnall Watnall – Overcast 53.005 -1.25
Aldergrove Aldergrove – Overcast 54.664 -6.224
West Freugh (ESAWS) West Freugh (ESAWS) – Overcast 54.859 -4.936

Location Details

Snowdon Summit

Location: 53.068, -4.077

Altitude: 1040m above mean sea level

Capel Curig SAWS

Location: 53.093, -3.941

Altitude: 216 m above mean sea level

Distance from Snowdon Summit: 9.5 km