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RBS 6 Nations Rugby 2018 - Principality Stadium weather forecast

The Welsh rugby team

Sat 3 FebSat 17 Mar 2018

Cardiff, the Welsh capital hosts the national stadium for Wales, the Principality Stadium. Wales will be looking to win the 6 Nations after last winning the title in 2013.

Wales' opening game of the RBS 6 Nations will take place here at the Principality Stadium on the 3 February at 14:15 against Scotland. When these two teams met last year Scotland beat Wales in a 29 - 13 victory.

The Principality Stadium can hold sporting events in any weather condition as part of the design, including a retractable roof which allows games to continue.

Wales have two further home games in the 2018 6 Nations, playing Italy and France. Check the Principality Stadium weather forecast if you are going to watch either match.

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  • Cloudy 13 °C

    9 °C

  • Heavy rain 11 °C

    6 °C

  • Light shower day 9 °C

    5 °C

  • Sunny intervals 8 °C

    5 °C

  • Light rain 10 °C

    9 °C

  • Light rain 12 °C

    9 °C

  • Cloudy 11 °C

    6 °C

Tuesday (Tuesday 23 January 2018)
Now 19:00 20:00 21:00 22:00 23:00
Warnings
Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night Cloudy Partly cloudy night Cloudy Cloudy
<5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5%
Temperature (°C)
11 ° 11 ° 11 ° 10 ° 10 ° 10 °
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Feels like temperature (°C) Expand
9 ° 9 ° 9 ° 8 ° 8 ° 8 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
SW 13 26 SW 12 24 SW 10 22 SSW 10 21 SSW 10 22 SSW 12 24
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
VG VG VG VG VG VG
Humidity Expand
88% 87% 86% 87% 87% 87%
UV index Expand
Sunrise: 08:04 Sunset: 16:46 Moon phase: First quarter Air pollution: 3
Wednesday (Wednesday 24 January 2018)
00:00 01:00 02:00 03:00 04:00 05:00 06:00 07:00 08:00 09:00 10:00 11:00 12:00 13:00 14:00 15:00 16:00 17:00 18:00 19:00 20:00 21:00 22:00 23:00
Warnings
Cloudy Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Overcast Light rain Heavy rain Heavy rain Heavy rain Heavy rain Light rain Light rain Light shower day Light shower day Cloudy Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night Light shower night Partly cloudy night Light shower night Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night
<5% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 20% 70% ≥95% ≥95% 90% 90% 50% 40% 40% 40% 10% 10% 10% 40% 10% 30% 10% 10%
Temperature (°C)
11 ° 11 ° 12 ° 12 ° 12 ° 12 ° 13 ° 12 ° 10 ° 9 ° 9 ° 8 ° 8 ° 9 ° 9 ° 9 ° 8 ° 8 ° 8 ° 7 ° 7 ° 7 ° 7 ° 7 °
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8 ° 8 ° 9 ° 9 ° 9 ° 9 ° 9 ° 8 ° 6 ° 5 ° 5 ° 5 ° 5 ° 5 ° 5 ° 5 ° 5 ° 5 ° 4 ° 4 ° 4 ° 3 ° 3 ° 3 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
SSW 12 23 SSW 14 28 SSW 16 30 SSW 17 32 SSW 18 34 SSW 20 37 SSW 22 41 SW 21 41 WSW 19 35 W 18 33 WSW 18 33 WSW 17 31 SW 15 29 SW 16 29 SW 16 31 SW 15 28 SW 15 28 SW 15 28 SW 14 26 WSW 14 27 SW 13 25 SW 14 25 SW 13 25 SW 13 24
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
VG VG VG VG VG VG VG G M P P M G G VG VG VG VG VG VG VG E VG VG
Humidity Expand
86% 85% 86% 86% 85% 84% 83% 84% 87% 87% 86% 84% 83% 80% 78% 79% 78% 78% 78% 78% 80% 79% 80% 81%
UV index Expand
1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1
Sunrise: 08:03 Sunset: 16:48 Moon phase: First quarter Air pollution: 3
Thursday (Thursday 25 January 2018)
00:00 03:00 06:00 09:00 12:00 15:00 18:00 21:00
Warnings
Partly cloudy night Light shower night Partly cloudy night Sunny intervals Cloudy Light shower day Cloudy Partly cloudy night
10% 40% <5% <5% 10% 40% 10% <5%
Temperature (°C)
7 ° 6 ° 6 ° 6 ° 8 ° 8 ° 7 ° 6 °
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Feels like temperature (°C) Expand
3 ° 3 ° 3 ° 3 ° 5 ° 5 ° 4 ° 3 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
SW 13 24 SW 10 18 SW 12 21 SSW 12 22 SW 15 29 SW 16 28 WSW 12 20 W 11 18
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
E VG VG VG VG VG VG VG
Humidity Expand
81% 84% 82% 81% 72% 72% 80% 85%
UV index Expand
1 1 1
Sunrise: 08:01 Sunset: 16:49 Moon phase: First quarter Air pollution: 3
Friday (Friday 26 January 2018)
00:00 03:00 06:00 09:00 12:00 15:00 18:00 21:00
Warnings
Clear night Clear night Clear night Sunny day Sunny day Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy
<5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% 10% 10%
Temperature (°C)
6 ° 5 ° 5 ° 5 ° 7 ° 8 ° 6 ° 5 °
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Feels like temperature (°C) Expand
3 ° 2 ° 1 ° 1 ° 5 ° 6 ° 4 ° 3 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
WNW 10 17 WNW 11 18 NW 11 19 NW 10 17 NW 10 18 WNW 9 16 WNW 7 13 W 6 9
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG
Humidity Expand
85% 88% 89% 88% 77% 71% 83% 89%
UV index Expand
1 1 1
Sunrise: 08:00 Sunset: 16:51 Moon phase: First quarter Air pollution: 2
Saturday (Saturday 27 January 2018)
00:00 03:00 06:00 09:00 12:00 15:00 18:00 21:00
Warnings
Cloudy Cloudy Light rain Overcast Overcast Light rain Light rain Cloudy
10% 20% 50% 20% 20% 50% 50% 10%
Temperature (°C)
5 ° 6 ° 6 ° 8 ° 9 ° 10 ° 10 ° 10 °
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Feels like temperature (°C) Expand
3 ° 3 ° 4 ° 5 ° 7 ° 8 ° 8 ° 8 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
SW 6 10 S 7 13 S 8 15 S 10 17 SSW 11 19 SW 10 18 SW 9 16 WSW 9 16
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
VG G G G G M G G
Humidity Expand
91% 90% 89% 89% 90% 93% 94% 94%
UV index Expand
1 1 1
Sunrise: 07:59 Sunset: 16:53 Moon phase: Waxing gibbous Air pollution: 2
Sunday (Sunday 28 January 2018)
00:00 03:00 06:00 09:00 12:00 15:00 18:00 21:00
Warnings
Cloudy Overcast Overcast Overcast Light rain Light rain Light rain Light rain
10% 20% 20% 20% 50% 50% 50% 50%
Temperature (°C)
10 ° 10 ° 9 ° 10 ° 11 ° 11 ° 10 ° 10 °
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Feels like temperature (°C) Expand
8 ° 7 ° 7 ° 8 ° 9 ° 9 ° 8 ° 7 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
WSW 11 18 W 13 22 WSW 10 17 SW 9 16 WSW 12 21 WSW 12 21 WSW 11 19 SW 11 19
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
G G G M G G G G
Humidity Expand
96% 96% 96% 95% 93% 92% 93% 92%
UV index Expand
1 1 1
Sunrise: 07:58 Sunset: 16:55 Moon phase: Waxing gibbous
Monday (Monday 29 January 2018)
00:00 03:00 06:00 09:00 12:00 15:00 18:00 21:00
Warnings
Light rain Light rain Light rain Overcast Light rain Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy
40% 50% 50% 20% 40% 20% 20% 20%
Temperature (°C)
10 ° 9 ° 9 ° 10 ° 10 ° 10 ° 9 ° 8 °
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Feels like temperature (°C) Expand
7 ° 7 ° 6 ° 7 ° 8 ° 7 ° 6 ° 6 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
WSW 14 24 WSW 14 24 SW 14 24 SW 13 22 WSW 13 23 WSW 12 22 WSW 10 17 W 10 17
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
G G G G G M M VG
Humidity Expand
90% 90% 89% 89% 87% 88% 90% 89%
UV index Expand
1 1 1
Sunrise: 07:56 Sunset: 16:57 Moon phase: Waxing gibbous
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3 February - 17 March - How will the weather impact the 6 Nations at the Principality Stadium? Check the weather forecast for each game.

Since opening in 1999 the Principality Stadium has hosted a number of high profile sporting events, including hosting the Rugby World Cup final in 1999.

It has also seen Wales claim three Grand Slams in the RBS 6 Nations.

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