Close window
Close window
This section of the new site isn't ready yet. We've brought you back to the current site.

Six Nations Rugby 2019 - Principality Stadium weather forecast

The Welsh rugby team

Fri 1 FebSat 16 Mar 2019

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

Wales' opening game of the Six Nations will take place here at the Principality Stadium on the 1 February 2019 at 20.00 against France. When these two teams met last year Wales beat France in a 14 - 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 will have one further home games in the 2019 Six Nations, playing England on the 16 March. 

Check the Principality Stadium weather forecast if you are going to watch either match.

Back to the Six Nations Rugby home page.

  • Sunny intervals 17 °C

    12 °C

  • Light rain 17 °C

    14 °C

  • Overcast 18 °C

    13 °C

  • Cloudy 17 °C

    14 °C

  • Cloudy 17 °C

    12 °C

  • Sunny intervals 16 °C

    12 °C

  • Sunny day 16 °C

    10 °C

Saturday (Saturday 15 June 2019)
Now
Warnings
Cloudy
10%
Temperature (°C)
13 °
Show detail
Feels like temperature (°C)
12 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
S 7 13
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
VG
Humidity
78%
UV index
Sunrise: 04:55 Sunset: 21:31 Moon phase: Full Air pollution: 2 Pollen: M
Sunday (Sunday 16 June 2019)
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 Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night Cloudy Light shower night Light rain Light rain Light rain Light shower day Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Light rain Light rain Light rain Light rain Light rain Cloudy Light rain Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy
<5% <5% <5% <5% 10% 30% 50% 50% 50% 40% 10% 20% 20% 50% 60% 50% 50% 50% 10% 50% 10% 10% 10% 10%
Temperature (°C)
13 ° 12 ° 12 ° 12 ° 12 ° 12 ° 13 ° 13 ° 14 ° 15 ° 16 ° 16 ° 17 ° 16 ° 16 ° 16 ° 16 ° 16 ° 16 ° 16 ° 16 ° 15 ° 15 ° 15 °
Show detail
Feels like temperature (°C)
12 ° 11 ° 11 ° 11 ° 11 ° 11 ° 11 ° 11 ° 12 ° 13 ° 13 ° 14 ° 14 ° 14 ° 14 ° 14 ° 14 ° 14 ° 14 ° 14 ° 14 ° 13 ° 13 ° 13 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
SSW 7 13 SSW 7 16 SSW 7 16 SSW 6 15 S 7 15 S 9 17 S 9 17 S 10 19 S 10 19 SSW 11 20 SW 12 22 SW 12 22 SW 12 22 SW 12 21 SW 11 20 SW 12 21 SW 12 23 SW 12 21 SW 11 20 SW 10 19 SSW 11 21 SSW 12 22 SSW 11 21 SSW 11 20
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
VG VG VG VG VG G G M G VG VG VG VG VG G G G G VG G VG VG VG VG
Humidity
79% 83% 84% 85% 85% 87% 88% 89% 88% 83% 75% 72% 69% 70% 75% 78% 79% 78% 78% 78% 78% 78% 80% 81%
UV index
1 1 2 3 4 4 4 5 4 3 3 2 1 1 1 1
Sunrise: 04:55 Sunset: 21:32 Moon phase: Full Air pollution: 2 Pollen: M
Monday (Monday 17 June 2019)
00:00 01:00 04:00 07:00 10:00 13:00 16:00 19:00 22:00
Warnings
Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Overcast Overcast Overcast Cloudy
10% 10% <5% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10%
Temperature (°C)
14 ° 14 ° 14 ° 14 ° 16 ° 17 ° 17 ° 16 ° 15 °
Show detail
Feels like temperature (°C)
13 ° 12 ° 12 ° 13 ° 14 ° 16 ° 16 ° 15 ° 15 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
SSW 10 20 SSW 10 19 SSW 9 18 SSW 10 18 SSW 12 21 SW 10 18 WSW 8 14 WNW 8 14 WNW 3 7
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
VG VG VG VG VG VG VG G G
Humidity
82% 83% 86% 83% 72% 68% 72% 82% 86%
UV index
1 3 5 3 1
Sunrise: 04:55 Sunset: 21:32 Moon phase: Full Air pollution: 2 Pollen: M
Tuesday (Tuesday 18 June 2019)
01:00 04:00 07:00 10:00 13:00 16:00 19:00 22:00
Warnings
Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Light rain
10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 20% 20% 50%
Temperature (°C)
14 ° 13 ° 13 ° 15 ° 17 ° 17 ° 17 ° 15 °
Show detail
Feels like temperature (°C)
14 ° 13 ° 13 ° 15 ° 17 ° 17 ° 16 ° 15 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
SW 4 7 S 3 7 SSE 5 9 SE 4 9 ESE 3 8 ENE 4 9 E 6 10 NNW 4 7
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
G G G VG G M G M
Humidity
91% 93% 92% 83% 71% 70% 81% 88%
UV index
1 3 4 2 1
Sunrise: 04:55 Sunset: 21:33 Moon phase: Full Air pollution: 3 Pollen: H
Wednesday (Wednesday 19 June 2019)
01:00 04:00 07:00 10:00 13:00 16:00 19:00 22:00
Warnings
Overcast Cloudy Overcast Cloudy Cloudy Sunny intervals Sunny day Clear night
20% 20% 20% 10% 10% 10% 10% <5%
Temperature (°C)
15 ° 14 ° 15 ° 15 ° 16 ° 17 ° 16 ° 14 °
Show detail
Feels like temperature (°C)
15 ° 14 ° 14 ° 14 ° 14 ° 14 ° 13 ° 12 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
NNW 5 8 NW 6 9 NW 5 9 WNW 8 14 WNW 10 19 W 13 23 W 14 24 W 11 18
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
G G G G VG VG VG VG
Humidity
91% 92% 89% 84% 79% 73% 73% 81%
UV index
1 3 5 4 1
Sunrise: 04:55 Sunset: 21:33 Moon phase: Waning gibbous Air pollution: 3 Pollen: M
Thursday (Thursday 20 June 2019)
01:00 04:00 07:00 10:00 13:00 16:00 19:00 22:00
Warnings
Partly cloudy night Clear night Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Sunny day Clear night
<5% <5% <5% 10% 10% 10% <5% <5%
Temperature (°C)
13 ° 12 ° 13 ° 15 ° 16 ° 16 ° 15 ° 13 °
Show detail
Feels like temperature (°C)
11 ° 11 ° 11 ° 12 ° 13 ° 13 ° 12 ° 11 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
W 8 13 W 7 11 WSW 8 13 W 12 21 W 13 25 W 14 26 W 14 25 W 11 17
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
VG VG VG G VG VG VG VG
Humidity
87% 90% 87% 76% 68% 68% 70% 80%
UV index
1 4 6 4 1
Sunrise: 04:55 Sunset: 21:33 Moon phase: Waning gibbous
Friday (Friday 21 June 2019)
01:00 04:00 07:00 10:00 13:00 16:00 19:00 22:00
Warnings
Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night Sunny intervals Light shower day Light shower day Sunny day Sunny day Clear night
<5% 10% 10% 40% 30% 10% <5% <5%
Temperature (°C)
12 ° 12 ° 13 ° 14 ° 16 ° 16 ° 15 ° 13 °
Show detail
Feels like temperature (°C)
11 ° 10 ° 11 ° 13 ° 13 ° 13 ° 13 ° 12 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
WSW 9 14 WSW 9 14 WSW 8 13 W 9 18 W 12 22 W 12 22 W 11 19 W 7 11
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
VG G VG VG VG VG VG VG
Humidity
87% 90% 87% 75% 65% 64% 67% 80%
UV index
1 4 6 4 2
Sunrise: 04:55 Sunset: 21:33 Moon phase: Waning gibbous
< Millennium Stadium last 24 hours Issued at:

1 February - 16 March 2019 - How will the weather impact the Six 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 Six Nations.

Will you need your umbrella or your winter warmers? Keep up-to-date with the local weather forecast.

Wales play at England at home on 23 February and Ireland on 16 March

 

Follow us on

Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, Instagram, Snapchat, or LinkedIn Facebook Follow @metoffice on Twitter YouTube Instagram Snapchat LinkedIn