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Capel Curig (nearest observation site to Snowdon Summit)

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Snowdon Summit forecast
Mon 02 May 2016
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9.6 ° 9.7 ° 9.6 ° 9.7 ° 9.9 ° 10.1 ° 10.1 ° 10.4 ° 10.2 ° 9.7 ° 8.4 ° 7.2 ° 7.2 ° 7.1 ° 6.3 ° 7.2 °
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Tue 03 May 2016
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7.2 ° 6.6 ° 6.7 ° 6.4 ° 6.2 ° 6.2 ° 6.1 ° 6.3 ° 6.8 °
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Issued at: 0800 on Tue 3 May 2016

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Extremes

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Wales extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Hawarden 14.5 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Tredegar Bryn Bach Park 10.4 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Libanus 8.6 °C
Highest rainfall Capel Curig 15.0 mm
Sunniest Valley 7.6 hours

UK extremes

Parameter Location Value
Highest maximum temperature Santon Downham 18.7 °C
Lowest maximum temperature Dalwhinnie 7.9 °C
Lowest minimum temperature Loch Glascarnoch 4.5 °C
Highest rainfall Achnagart 52.8 mm
Sunniest Thomastown 8.7 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 Tue 3 May 2016

Weather map

Tue 0800

Weather observation map for Snowdon Summit

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