Best time to visit Cardiff, Wales

The best time to visit Cardiff in Wales is from may until september, when you will have a soft or pleasant temperature and limited rainfall. The highest average temperature in Cardiff is 19°C in july and the lowest is 7°C in january. The water temperature is between 10°C and 18°C.

The average climate figure for Cardiff is an 6,6. This is based on various factors, such as average temperatures, the chance of precipitation and weather experiences of others.

Cardiff has the oceanic climate prevailing. If you want to know what the average temperature is in Cardiff or when most precipitation (rain or snow) falls, you can find an overview below. This way, you are well prepared. Our average monthly climate data is based on data from the past 30 years.



Climate Cardiff per month

Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
7°C 8°C 10°C 12°C 15°C 17°C 19°C 18°C 17°C 14°C 11°C 9°C
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Climate Cardiff

Cardiff has the oceanic climate prevailing. There is rainfall during all months of the year. The average annual temperature for Cardiff is 13° degrees and there is about 153 mm of rain in a year. It is dry for 207 days a year with an average humidity of 84% and an UV-index of 3.


Climate Cardiff

 
Day
Night
Water
Precip
Rain
days
Snow
days
Dry
days
Sun hours
per day
Wind force
in Bft
UV-index
  Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Day 7°C 8°C 10°C 12°C 15°C 17°C 19°C 18°C 17°C 14°C 11°C 9°C
Night 4°C 4°C 4°C 6°C 8°C 11°C 13°C 13°C 11°C 10°C 7°C 5°C
Water 11°C 10°C 10°C 11°C 13°C 15°C 17°C 17°C 18°C 17°C 15°C 13°C
Precip 12
mm
12
mm
12
mm
5
mm
15
mm
10
mm
10
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15
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8
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15
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20
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19
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Rain
days
10 7 9 8 9 8 10 11 9 9 12 12
Snow
days
1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
Dry
days
20 20 22 22 22 22 21 20 21 22 18 18
Sun hours
per day
4 4 6 8 8 8 8 8 7 5 4 4
Wind force
in Bft
4 4 4 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 4 4
UV-index 2 2 2 3 4 4 4 4 4 3 2 2
 


Climate Cardiff january

On average, it is maximum 7° in january in Cardiff and at least around 4° degrees. The sea temperature is around 11° degrees. In january there are 10 days of rainfall with a total of 12 mm. The it will be dry 20 days this month in Cardiff and on average, it snows 1 day in january.

Climate Cardiff february

On average, it is maximum 8° in february in Cardiff and at least around 4° degrees. The sea temperature is around 10° degrees. In february there are 7 days of rainfall with a total of 12 mm. The it will be dry 20 days this month in Cardiff and on average, it snows 1 day in february.

Climate Cardiff march

On average, it is maximum 10° in march in Cardiff and at least around 4° degrees. The sea temperature is around 10° degrees. In march there are 9 days of rainfall with a total of 12 mm and the it will be dry 22 days this month in Cardiff.

Climate Cardiff april

On average, it is maximum 12° in april in Cardiff and at least around 6° degrees. The sea temperature is around 11° degrees. In april there are 8 days of rainfall with a total of 5 mm and the it will be dry 22 days this month in Cardiff.

Climate Cardiff may

On average, it is maximum 15° in may in Cardiff and at least around 8° degrees. The sea temperature is around 13° degrees. In may there are 9 days of rainfall with a total of 15 mm and the it will be dry 22 days this month in Cardiff.

Climate Cardiff june

On average, it is maximum 17° in june in Cardiff and at least around 11° degrees. The sea temperature is around 15° degrees. In june there are 8 days of rainfall with a total of 10 mm and the it will be dry 22 days this month in Cardiff.

Climate Cardiff july

On average, it is maximum 19° in july in Cardiff and at least around 13° degrees. The sea temperature is around 17° degrees. In july there are 10 days of rainfall with a total of 10 mm and the it will be dry 21 days this month in Cardiff.

Climate Cardiff august

On average, it is maximum 18° in august in Cardiff and at least around 13° degrees. The sea temperature is around 17° degrees. In august there are 11 days of rainfall with a total of 15 mm and the it will be dry 20 days this month in Cardiff.

Climate Cardiff september

On average, it is maximum 17° in september in Cardiff and at least around 11° degrees. The sea temperature is around 18° degrees. In september there are 9 days of rainfall with a total of 8 mm and the it will be dry 21 days this month in Cardiff.

Climate Cardiff october

On average, it is maximum 14° in october in Cardiff and at least around 10° degrees. The sea temperature is around 17° degrees. In october there are 9 days of rainfall with a total of 15 mm and the it will be dry 22 days this month in Cardiff.

Climate Cardiff november

On average, it is maximum 11° in november in Cardiff and at least around 7° degrees. The sea temperature is around 15° degrees. In november there are 12 days of rainfall with a total of 20 mm and the it will be dry 18 days this month in Cardiff.

Climate Cardiff december

On average, it is maximum 9° in december in Cardiff and at least around 5° degrees. The sea temperature is around 13° degrees. In december there are 12 days of rainfall with a total of 19 mm. The it will be dry 18 days this month in Cardiff and on average, it snows 1 day in december.

14 day weather forecast Cardiff

The weather for Cardiff in Wales will be 25° till 19° degrees in the next 14 days with every day chance of light rain showers or even quite a bit of rain.

Weather forecast this week

Dag Weer Max Min Precip Change Wind UV
Th
13 Aug
Onweer met regen 25°C 20°C 12 mm 80% 2m/s 3
Fr
14 Aug
Onweer met regen 20°C 18°C 7.0 mm 70% 2m/s 3
Sa
15 Aug
Light doucheregen 19°C 17°C 3.4 mm 75% 3m/s 3
Su
16 Aug
Onweer met regen 21°C 14°C 9.1 mm 75% 4m/s 2
Mo
17 Aug
Broken wolken 21°C 14°C 0.3 mm 10% 3m/s 7
Tu
18 Aug
Broken wolken 20°C 13°C 0.1 mm 20% 3m/s 6
We
19 Aug
Light doucheregen 20°C 13°C 3.5 mm 80% 5m/s 3

Weather forecast next week

Dag Weer Max Min Precip Change Wind UV
Th
20 Aug
Regen 17°C 12°C 7.9 mm 90% 8m/s 5
Fr
21 Aug
Gespreide bewolking 17°C 10°C 1.5 mm 60% 7m/s 5
Sa
22 Aug
Enkele wolken 16°C 7°C 0.7 mm 40% 5m/s 7
Su
23 Aug
Helder hemel 17°C 6°C 0.5 mm 35% 3m/s 2
Mo
24 Aug
Broken wolken 18°C 7°C 0.1 mm 10% 1m/s 2
Tu
25 Aug
Regen 18°C 12°C 7.7 mm 90% 5m/s 1
We
26 Aug
Regen 19°C 11°C 6.9 mm 85% 4m/s 1

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Flight tickets to Cardiff

The 3 nearest airports to Cardiff you can fly to are:

  • Cardiff International Airport (15 km)
    Cardiff
  • Bristol Airport (36 km)
    Bristol
  • Exeter International Airport (86 km)
    Exeter

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About Cardiff

Cardiff lies in Wales in the province Cardiff. If you want to call Cardiff you have to use +44 or 0044 before the phone number without the first 0 in the original phone number (if it occurs). If the normal number is 05012457809, for example, you can remove the first 0 and call +445012457809 or 00445012457809.

Cardiff is in a straight line at 213 km distance from London. From London-Heathrow the flight time is about 0 hours40.

The coordinates of Cardiff, Wales are latitude: 51.5 en longitude: -3.2

The GPS coordinates are N 51° 30' 0.0000" en W 3° 12' 0.0000"

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Currency Cardiff

In Cardiff the Pound sterling is used to pay.

Exchange rate Pound sterling (GBP) 12 august 2020

1 Pound sterling = 1,31 United States dollar
100 Pound sterling = 130,61 United States dollar

1 United States dollar = 0,77 Pound sterling
100 United States dollar = 76,56 Pound sterling

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Time difference Cardiff

In Cardiff it is now 03:56 o’clock at night on thursday 13 august 2020. That is 5 hour later than in United States. The time zone of Cardiff is Europe/London and the Greenwich time is UTC+01.

Vaccinations Cardiff

No recommended vaccinations are required for Cardiff.