This website uses cookies. Read about how we use cookies.

Close window

Swansea

  • Overcast 9 °C

    8 °C

  • Light rain 11 °C

    9 °C

  • Light rain 10 °C

    7 °C

  • Heavy shower day 9 °C

    5 °C

  • Sunny intervals 8 °C

    6 °C

  • Light rain 10 °C

    9 °C

  • Light rain 10 °C

    9 °C

Monday (Monday 22 January 2018)
Now 18:00 19:00 20:00 21:00 22:00 23:00
Warnings
Partly cloudy night Overcast Overcast Cloudy Cloudy Overcast Overcast
<5% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10%
Temperature (°C)
9 ° 8 ° 9 ° 8 ° 8 ° 9 ° 8 °
Show detail Show detail
Feels like temperature (°C) Expand
6 ° 7 ° 7 ° 6 ° 7 ° 7 ° 6 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
W 8 20 WSW 6 18 WSW 8 20 SW 8 20 SW 7 19 SW 8 20 SSW 8 19
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
G VG VG VG VG VG VG
Humidity Expand
82% 81% 85% 88% 86% 84% 88%
UV index Expand
Sunrise: 08:09 Sunset: 16:47 Moon phase: Waxing crescent Air pollution: 3
Tuesday (Tuesday 23 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 Cloudy Cloudy Heavy rain Heavy rain Heavy rain Heavy rain Drizzle Drizzle Overcast Overcast Overcast Light rain Light rain Light rain Light shower day Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Light rain Overcast
10% 10% 20% 90% 90% 90% 90% 40% 30% 20% 20% 20% 50% 50% 50% 40% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 50% 20%
Temperature (°C)
9 ° 9 ° 9 ° 9 ° 9 ° 9 ° 10 ° 10 ° 10 ° 10 ° 11 ° 11 ° 11 ° 11 ° 11 ° 11 ° 11 ° 11 ° 10 ° 10 ° 10 ° 10 ° 10 ° 11 °
Show detail Show detail
Feels like temperature (°C) Expand
6 ° 6 ° 6 ° 6 ° 6 ° 6 ° 7 ° 7 ° 7 ° 7 ° 7 ° 7 ° 7 ° 7 ° 7 ° 8 ° 8 ° 7 ° 7 ° 7 ° 7 ° 7 ° 7 ° 7 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
SSW 12 23 S 10 19 S 10 19 SSE 11 20 SSE 12 22 S 14 26 SSW 17 30 SW 17 30 SW 16 30 SW 16 29 SW 17 30 SW 19 33 SW 21 36 SW 21 36 SW 20 34 SW 19 34 WSW 19 33 WSW 17 31 SW 17 31 SW 18 31 SW 19 33 SW 19 34 SSW 19 34 SSW 24 41
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
VG VG VG M M P M VP M M M G G G G G G VG VG VG G VG VG G
Humidity Expand
90% 91% 90% 92% 95% 97% 98% 99% 99% 97% 97% 97% 96% 96% 96% 94% 92% 93% 92% 93% 94% 93% 92% 94%
UV index Expand
1 1 1 1 1 1 1 1
Sunrise: 08:08 Sunset: 16:48 Moon phase: First quarter Air pollution: 3
Wednesday (Wednesday 24 January 2018)
00:00 03:00 06:00 09:00 12:00 15:00 18:00 21:00
Warnings
Overcast Heavy rain Heavy rain Heavy rain Cloudy Light shower day Heavy shower night Light shower night
50% 90% ≥95% 70% 40% 40% 60% 40%
Temperature (°C)
11 ° 11 ° 9 ° 9 ° 9 ° 9 ° 8 ° 8 °
Show detail Show detail
Feels like temperature (°C) Expand
7 ° 7 ° 5 ° 5 ° 6 ° 5 ° 4 ° 4 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
SSW 25 43 SSW 30 50 WSW 23 41 WSW 19 31 SW 20 32 WSW 21 35 WSW 19 32 WSW 22 34
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
G VG M G VG VG VG VG
Humidity Expand
95% 90% 88% 85% 74% 76% 79% 80%
UV index Expand
1 1 1
Sunrise: 08:06 Sunset: 16:50 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
Light shower night Light shower night Light shower night Light shower day Heavy shower day Heavy shower day Light shower night Clear night
40% 40% 30% 30% 60% 60% 30% <5%
Temperature (°C)
8 ° 8 ° 8 ° 8 ° 8 ° 8 ° 7 ° 6 °
Show detail Show detail
Feels like temperature (°C) Expand
4 ° 4 ° 4 ° 4 ° 4 ° 4 ° 3 ° 2 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
SW 21 32 WSW 22 33 WSW 21 33 SW 20 31 SW 20 31 WSW 18 28 W 16 23 WNW 14 21
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
80% 80% 79% 79% 78% 80% 84% 85%
UV index Expand
1 1 1
Sunrise: 08:05 Sunset: 16:52 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
Partly cloudy night Clear night Clear night Sunny day Sunny intervals Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy
<5% <5% <5% <5% <5% 10% 20% 30%
Temperature (°C)
6 ° 6 ° 5 ° 5 ° 8 ° 8 ° 7 ° 7 °
Show detail Show detail
Feels like temperature (°C) Expand
2 ° 2 ° 1 ° 1 ° 4 ° 5 ° 4 ° 4 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
NW 15 22 NW 14 21 NW 13 19 NW 11 16 NW 12 20 WNW 12 19 WNW 11 16 W 11 18
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
VG VG VG VG VG VG VG G
Humidity Expand
85% 86% 85% 86% 73% 70% 82% 88%
UV index Expand
1 1 1
Sunrise: 08:04 Sunset: 16:54 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
Light rain Light rain Light rain Light rain Light rain Light rain Light rain Cloudy
60% 50% 50% 50% 60% 60% 50% 20%
Temperature (°C)
7 ° 8 ° 8 ° 8 ° 10 ° 10 ° 10 ° 10 °
Show detail Show detail
Feels like temperature (°C) Expand
4 ° 5 ° 5 ° 6 ° 7 ° 7 ° 7 ° 7 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
WSW 12 20 SW 13 21 SW 13 20 SW 12 18 WSW 14 21 WSW 15 22 WSW 14 21 W 14 20
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
G G G M M M M G
Humidity Expand
89% 91% 93% 93% 92% 93% 94% 95%
UV index Expand
1 1 1
Sunrise: 08:02 Sunset: 16:55 Moon phase: Waxing gibbous
Sunday (Sunday 28 January 2018)
00:00 03:00 06:00 09:00 12:00 15:00 18:00 21:00
Warnings
Cloudy Cloudy Light rain Light rain Cloudy Light rain Light rain Cloudy
10% 10% 40% 40% 20% 50% 50% 20%
Temperature (°C)
10 ° 10 ° 10 ° 10 ° 10 ° 10 ° 10 ° 9 °
Show detail Show detail
Feels like temperature (°C) Expand
7 ° 7 ° 7 ° 7 ° 7 ° 7 ° 7 ° 6 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph) Expand
W 14 21 WSW 14 20 WSW 13 20 WSW 13 19 WSW 14 22 WSW 15 22 WSW 14 21 WSW 15 22
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
M M M M G G G G
Humidity Expand
95% 96% 96% 95% 94% 94% 95% 94%
UV index Expand
1 1 1
Sunrise: 08:01 Sunset: 16:57 Moon phase: Waxing gibbous
< Swansea last 24 hours Issued at:
  • Weather map
  • UK video forecast
Met Office
Updated:
Tiree Cloudy 56.497 -6.887
Birmingham Overcast 52.486 -1.889
Glasgow Cloudy 55.864 -4.25
Manchester Overcast 53.479 -2.247
Brighton Overcast 50.822 -0.136
Dover Cloudy 51.126 1.318
Exeter Overcast 50.718 -3.533
Lincoln Cloudy 53.23 -0.539
Norwich Overcast 52.63 1.299
Peterborough Cloudy 52.569 -0.239
Swindon Overcast 51.556 -1.778
York Cloudy 53.962 -1.079
Aberdeen Cloudy 57.15 -2.093
Pembroke Cloudy 51.673 -4.908
Ullapool Clear night 57.896 -5.16
Inverness Partly cloudy night 57.478 -4.223
Kendal Cloudy 54.328 -2.745
Londonderry (Derry) Cloudy 54.995 -7.323
Newtown (Powys) Overcast 52.512 -3.312
Fort William Cloudy 56.82 -5.104
Belfast Cloudy 54.596 -5.93
Caernarfon Cloudy 53.139 -4.273
Camborne Overcast 50.212 -5.294
Cardiff Cloudy 51.481 -3.178
Dumfries Cloudy 55.071 -3.604
Edinburgh Cloudy 55.953 -3.187
Lerwick Cloudy 60.154 -1.143
London Cloudy 51.508 -0.125
Newcastle Upon Tyne Partly cloudy night 54.978 -1.616
Pitlochry Partly cloudy night 56.705 -3.728
Southampton Cloudy 50.909 -1.403
Stornoway Cloudy 58.211 -6.384
Wick (Highland) Clear night 58.439 -3.092
  • Regional
  • UK 5 days
  • UK 6-30 days

Regional Forecast for Wales

Headline:

A dry evening, rain overnight.

This Evening and Tonight:

It will remain dry during the evening but rain will arrive overnight, becoming rather windy. Low cloud over the hills and coastal fog are likely by dawn. Minimum temperature 5 °C.

Tuesday:

It will be a damp and windy start to Tuesday but with some sunshine through the morning. Further outbreaks of rain are expected during the afternoon, remaining windy but mild. Maximum temperature 13 °C.

Outlook for Wednesday to Friday:

Windy on Wednesday with heavy rain at first, clearing to become brighter with isolated showers. Thursday will remain windy with heavy showers, turning cooler. Friday will be drier, more settled.

Updated: 12:34 on Mon 22 Jan 2018 GMT

UK forecast for the next 5 days

Headline:

Rain arriving overnight.

This Evening and Tonight:

Overnight it will turn windy with gales across western parts. Outbreaks of rain will arrive from the west, which will be heavy at times. Far eastern parts perhaps staying dry until morning.

Tuesday:

Cloudy to start with outbreaks of rain for many. Turning brighter from the northwest later, but with blustery showers. Windy in all areas but also mild, particularly in the south.

Outlook for Wednesday to Friday:

Wednesday very windy with heavy rain followed by blustery showers. Generally less windy on Thursday with sunshine and showers. Drier start on Friday but with rain later. Turning colder.

Updated: 15:05 on Mon 22 Jan 2018 GMT

Outlook for the UK over the next 6-30 days

UK Outlook for Saturday 27 Jan 2018 to Monday 5 Feb 2018:

It will become milder through the weekend of the 27th and 28th, but it will be rather changeable with bright and showery weather interspersed with bands of cloud and longer spells of rain. The rain is likely to be heaviest in northern and western parts where it will be windy too, and the driest weather will be in the south and east. It will stay changeable through the rest of January, but perhaps colder with an increased risk of snow in the north. Through the start of February, it is likely to turn mainly dry and perhaps a touch colder, particularly in the south, with a risk of overnight frost and fog. Winds are expected to ease overall with strong winds becoming mostly restricted to the north.

UK Outlook for Tuesday 6 Feb 2018 to Tuesday 20 Feb 2018:

Early February is likely to bring relatively settled conditions with a good deal of dry weather, relatively light winds and frost and fog expected to form overnight. However spells of wet and windy weather are still likely across the north. Into the middle of February the forecast is looking very uncertain. However, we are most likely to see short spells of wet and windy weather move across the UK, interspersed with colder, brighter and drier interludes. Throughout this period temperatures are expected to average out at close to normal but it will be colder at times during the periods of more settled weather

Updated: 15:05 on Mon 22 Jan 2018 GMT

Location details

Swansea

Location
51.621, -3.942
Altitude
10.0 m above mean sea level

Follow us on

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