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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.

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  • Sunny day 12 °C

    7 °C

  • Sunny day 13 °C

    4 °C

  • Sunny intervals 11 °C

    5 °C

  • Sunny intervals 11 °C

    6 °C

  • Cloudy 10 °C

    6 °C

  • Cloudy 11 °C

    6 °C

  • Cloudy 12 °C

    5 °C

Sunday (Sunday 24 March 2019)
Now 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
Clear night Sunny day Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Clear night Clear night Clear night Clear night Partly cloudy night
<5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5%
Temperature (°C)
5 ° 6 ° 7 ° 9 ° 10 ° 11 ° 12 ° 12 ° 12 ° 12 ° 12 ° 11 ° 10 ° 9 ° 8 ° 8 ° 8 ° 8 °
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Feels like temperature (°C)
2 ° 5 ° 6 ° 7 ° 8 ° 9 ° 10 ° 10 ° 10 ° 10 ° 10 ° 9 ° 8 ° 8 ° 6 ° 6 ° 5 ° 5 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
W 6 7 NW 5 8 NNW 5 7 NW 5 9 NW 7 11 NW 9 14 NW 8 14 NW 9 15 NW 9 16 NW 10 17 NW 10 18 NW 11 19 NW 9 17 WNW 7 15 W 7 16 W 9 18 W 9 18 W 8 18
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
G M G G VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG
Humidity
86% 79% 73% 65% 54% 48% 46% 43% 42% 42% 44% 48% 52% 60% 69% 74% 77% 80%
UV index
1 1 1 2 2 3 3 2 2 1 1 1
Sunrise: 06:07 Sunset: 18:32 Moon phase: Waning gibbous Air pollution: 3 Pollen: L
Monday (Monday 25 March 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
Clear night Clear night Clear night Clear night Clear night Clear night Clear night Sunny day Sunny day Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Clear night Partly cloudy night Clear night Partly cloudy night Clear night
<5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5%
Temperature (°C)
7 ° 7 ° 7 ° 7 ° 7 ° 7 ° 7 ° 7 ° 8 ° 9 ° 10 ° 10 ° 11 ° 12 ° 12 ° 12 ° 12 ° 12 ° 11 ° 10 ° 9 ° 9 ° 8 ° 7 °
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Feels like temperature (°C)
5 ° 5 ° 5 ° 4 ° 4 ° 4 ° 5 ° 5 ° 6 ° 7 ° 8 ° 8 ° 9 ° 10 ° 11 ° 11 ° 11 ° 11 ° 10 ° 9 ° 8 ° 8 ° 7 ° 6 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
W 8 17 WNW 8 17 WNW 8 18 WNW 9 20 WNW 9 19 NW 8 18 NW 7 16 NW 7 15 NW 8 16 NNW 9 18 N 9 17 N 9 17 N 8 15 NNE 6 13 N 6 12 NNE 6 13 NNE 6 12 NNE 5 10 N 5 11 NNE 6 11 N 5 11 NNE 5 11 NNE 4 9 N 4 9
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG
Humidity
81% 80% 79% 78% 79% 80% 81% 77% 71% 64% 60% 55% 51% 49% 48% 47% 48% 50% 53% 59% 64% 69% 73% 75%
UV index
1 1 1 2 2 3 2 2 2 1 1 1
Sunrise: 06:05 Sunset: 18:34 Moon phase: Waning gibbous Air pollution: 3 Pollen: L
Tuesday (Tuesday 26 March 2019)
00:00 03:00 06:00 09:00 12:00 15:00 18:00 21:00
Warnings
Clear night Clear night Clear night Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Clear night
<5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5%
Temperature (°C)
7 ° 6 ° 5 ° 8 ° 10 ° 11 ° 10 ° 8 °
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Feels like temperature (°C)
6 ° 5 ° 3 ° 7 ° 9 ° 9 ° 7 ° 6 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
N 4 8 WNW 3 6 WNW 4 7 WNW 4 8 WNW 7 14 W 10 19 WNW 10 17 NW 7 12
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
VG VG G VG VG VG VG VG
Humidity
78% 81% 85% 78% 65% 66% 72% 80%
UV index
2 3 2 1
Sunrise: 06:03 Sunset: 18:35 Moon phase: Third quarter Air pollution: 3 Pollen: L
Wednesday (Wednesday 27 March 2019)
00:00 03:00 06:00 09:00 12:00 15:00 18:00 21:00
Warnings
Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night Cloudy Sunny day Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Partly cloudy night
<5% <5% 10% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5%
Temperature (°C)
6 ° 5 ° 5 ° 8 ° 10 ° 11 ° 10 ° 8 °
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Feels like temperature (°C)
4 ° 4 ° 4 ° 6 ° 9 ° 9 ° 8 ° 6 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
NNW 5 7 NW 4 6 NW 4 6 NW 4 8 WNW 6 14 W 8 15 W 8 14 WNW 6 10
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
VG G G VG VG VG VG VG
Humidity
85% 87% 89% 80% 73% 71% 79% 84%
UV index
2 3 2 1
Sunrise: 06:00 Sunset: 18:37 Moon phase: Third quarter Air pollution: 3 Pollen: L
Thursday (Thursday 28 March 2019)
00:00 03:00 06:00 09:00 12:00 15:00 18:00 21:00
Warnings
Partly cloudy night Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Overcast Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Cloudy
<5% 10% 10% 10% 10% <5% <5% 10%
Temperature (°C)
7 ° 6 ° 6 ° 8 ° 10 ° 10 ° 9 ° 8 °
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Feels like temperature (°C)
6 ° 5 ° 5 ° 7 ° 9 ° 9 ° 8 ° 6 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
NW 5 8 NNW 4 6 NNE 3 5 NNW 3 7 SSE 4 10 WSW 5 12 WSW 6 11 SW 5 9
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
G G M G VG VG VG G
Humidity
87% 89% 91% 86% 75% 72% 78% 87%
UV index
1 3 1 1
Sunrise: 05:58 Sunset: 18:39 Moon phase: Third quarter Air pollution: 3 Pollen: L
Friday (Friday 29 March 2019)
00:00 03:00 06:00 09:00 12:00 15:00 18:00 21:00
Warnings
Cloudy Partly cloudy night Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy
10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10%
Temperature (°C)
7 ° 6 ° 6 ° 8 ° 10 ° 10 ° 10 ° 8 °
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Feels like temperature (°C)
5 ° 5 ° 4 ° 6 ° 8 ° 8 ° 8 ° 6 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
SW 5 9 SW 5 10 SSW 6 10 SSW 7 14 SW 8 17 SW 9 18 SW 8 16 SW 8 14
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
G G M G G G G G
Humidity
92% 92% 93% 88% 78% 76% 80% 87%
UV index
1 2 1 1
Sunrise: 05:56 Sunset: 18:40 Moon phase: Third quarter
Saturday (Saturday 30 March 2019)
00:00 03:00 06:00 09:00 12:00 15:00 18:00 21:00
Warnings
Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Sunny intervals Cloudy Cloudy
10% 10% 10% 10% 10% <5% <5% 10%
Temperature (°C)
7 ° 7 ° 6 ° 8 ° 10 ° 11 ° 10 ° 9 °
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Feels like temperature (°C)
5 ° 5 ° 4 ° 6 ° 8 ° 9 ° 8 ° 7 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
SW 8 14 SW 7 13 SW 8 13 W 8 16 WNW 9 18 NW 9 17 NNW 9 14 NNE 7 11
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% 92% 84% 73% 71% 72% 80%
UV index
1 2 1 1
Sunrise: 05:54 Sunset: 18:42 Moon phase: Waning crescent
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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

 

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