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Swansea Forecast

Tonight 3°C
Tomorrow 15°C
sunny

Now

12.9°C falling
Updated at 19:20 EST

East Coast for Wednesday Mostly sunny. Winds W 30 to 45 km/h. Daytime maximum temperatures between 14 and 18.
Thursday Mostly sunny. Areas of morning frost. Winds W/SW 25 to 35 km/h decreasing to 15 to 20 km/h in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to between zero and 5 with daytime temperatures reaching between 11 and 15.

Currently at Friendly Beach

24-hour graph
Temperature 12.9°C falling
Dew Point 4.6°C steady
Feels Like 11.9°C
Relative Humidity 57%
Wind icon
W 11km/h rising
Wind Gusts 13km/h
Pressure -
Fire Danger 3.5
Rain since 9am/last hr 0.0mm / -

Sun on Wed

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Sunrise sunrise
07:18 EST
Sunset sunset
16:50 EST

Nearby Now

Maria Is 13.7°C
Fingal 13.0°C
Campania 13.6°C
Tunnack 8.9°C

Next 12 hours in Friendly Beaches

48-hour forecast

9pm

Mostly clear
11°C

12am

Mostly clear
9°C

3am

Clear
8°C

6am

Clear
7°C

East Coast Weather Warnings

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Tas - Wed 16:05 EST
Gale Warning for the Lower East, South East and South West Coasts. Strong Wind Warning for remaining waters excluding Central West Coast

National Forecast

Swansea 7-day Weather Forecast

Summary Wed
May 23
Thu
May 24
Fri
May 25
Sat
May 26
Sun
May 27
Mon
May 28
Tue
May 29

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Sunny

Mostly sunny

Possible shower

Showers
Maximum 18°C 15°C 16°C 16°C 19°C 18°C 16°C
Minimum 6°C 3°C 3°C 4°C 6°C 11°C 8°C
Chance of Rain 5% 5% 5% 5% 10% 50% 90%
Rain Amount < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm < 1mm 1-5mm 1-5mm
UV Index Low Low Low Low Low
Frost Risk Nil Moderate Moderate Slight Nil Nil Nil
  9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm 9am 3pm
Wind Speed 13
km/h
22
km/h
18
km/h
18
km/h
6
km/h
7
km/h
6
km/h
8
km/h
12
km/h
15
km/h
14
km/h
16
km/h
17
km/h
20
km/h
Wind Direction NW 13km/h
NW
W 22km/h
W
WSW 18km/h
WSW
SW 18km/h
SW
NW 6km/h
NW
NNW 7km/h
NNW
NNW 6km/h
NNW
NNE 8km/h
NNE
N 12km/h
N
N 15km/h
N
N 14km/h
N
NNW 16km/h
NNW
NNW 17km/h
NNW
NW 20km/h
NW
Relative Humidity 73% 60% 70% 57% 71% 62% 81% 68% 79% 72% 82% 75% 81% 72%
Dew Point 8°C 9°C 2°C 6°C 3°C 9°C 6°C 10°C 10°C 14°C 11°C 13°C 9°C 11°C

Swansea Sun & Moon Times

Thursday Next occurrence
First light Sunrise Sunset Last light Moon phase moon set moon rise Full moon Last quarter New moon First quarter
first light
06:48 EST
sunrise
07:19 EST
sunset
16:49 EST
last light
17:20 EST
moon
set
Thu 01:11 EST
rise
Thu 14:17 EST
moon
Wed
May 30
moon
Thu
Jun 7
moon
Thu
Jun 14
moon
Wed
Jun 20

Swansea Past 5 Days

this month
  Minimum Maximum Rainfall
Wed
May 23
4.9°C - 0.0mm
Tue
May 22
10.6°C 16.1°C 0.0mm
Mon
May 21
7.7°C 15.3°C 0.0mm
Sun
May 20
8.9°C 15.7°C 0.0mm
Sat
May 19
4.1°C 17.3°C 0.0mm

Friendly Beach Year To Date

Average Rainfall To May
286.7mm
55.4 Day(s)
Total For 2018
207.4mm
42 Day(s)
Total To This Day 2017
232.2mm
43 Day(s)
Wettest Day
42.6mm
May 11
Lowest Temperature
3.0°C
Apr 18
Highest Temperature
36.5°C
Jan 19

Friendly Beach Almanac

full climatology
May Minimum Temperature
Lowest This Month
4.0°C
16th
Lowest On Record
-1.1°C
22nd 2008
Average This Month
8.9°C
+0.7°C
Long-term Average
8.2°C
May Maximum Temperature
Highest This Month
23.2°C
3rd
Highest On Record
24.0°C
1st 1997
Average This Month
17.0°C
+0.9°C
Long-term Average
16.1°C
May Rainfall
Wettest This Month
42.6mm
11th
Total This Month
69.6mm
8 Day(s)
Long-term Average
54.4mm
11.2 Day(s)
Wettest On Record
219.8mm
2003
Driest On Record
10.2mm
2005
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