1. Rhayader

Where is Rhayader?

Rhayader is located in the county of Powys, Wales, seven miles north-west of the town of Llandrindod Wells, 43 miles south-west of the major town of Shrewsbury, 58 miles north of Cardiff, and 154 miles west of London. Rhayader lies seven miles north-east of the Dyfed border, and was historically in the county of Radnorshire. Rhayader falls within the unitary authority of Powys - Powys. It is in the LD6 postcode district. The post town for Rhayader is Rhayader.

Rhayader on a map

Bounding box showing extent of Rhayader
Location of Rhayader within the UK

Which county is Rhayader in?

Rhayader is in the ceremonial county of Powys, the historic county of Radnorshire, and the administrative county of Powys - Powys.

Ceremonial CountyPowys
Historic CountyRadnorshire
Administrative CountyPowys - Powys

Where is Rhayader in Powys?

Rhayader is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of Powys, and roughly centrally between the easternmost and westernmost extremities of Powys.

Location of Rhayader within Powys

What is the postcode for Rhayader?

The nearest postcode to the centre of Rhayader is LD6 5DL.

Where is Rhayader in LD6?

Rhayader is situated roughly centrally between the southernmost and northernmost extremities of the LD6 postcode district, and towards the easternmost extremity of the LD6 postcode district.

Location of Rhayader within LD6

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What is the post town for Rhayader?

The post town for Rhayader is Rhayader. Rhayader is in the LD6 postcode district, which corresponds to the post town of Rhayader.

What is the latitude and longitude of Rhayader?

The centre of Rhayader is located at position 52.30044° latitude and -3.51041° longitude.

Latitude52.30044°
Longitude-3.51041°

What is the easting and northing of Rhayader?

The centre of Rhayader is located at the grid reference easting 297102 and northing 267999 within the British National Grid (OSGB36) system.

Easting297102
Northing267999

What are the nearest towns to Rhayader?

Position of Rhayader relative to nearby towns. Distance is measured from the centre of Rhayader to the centre of the town.

7m
Rhayader is 7 miles north-west of Llandrindod Wells
10m
Rhayader is 10 miles south of Llanidloes
11m
Rhayader is 11 miles north-west of Builth Wells
14m
Rhayader is 14 miles north-east of Llanwrtyd Wells
17m
Rhayader is 17 miles south-west of Newtown
19m
Rhayader is 19 miles east of Tregaron
20m
Rhayader is 20 miles west of Knighton
21m
Rhayader is 21 miles west of Presteigne
21m
Rhayader is 21 miles west of Kington
23m
Rhayader is 23 miles north-west of Hay-on-Wye

What are the nearest cities to Rhayader?

Position of Rhayader relative to nearby cities. Distance is measured from the centre of Rhayader to the centre of the city.

38m
Rhayader is 38 miles north-west of Hereford
51m
Rhayader is 51 miles north-east of Swansea
54m
Rhayader is 54 miles north-west of Newport
55m
Rhayader is 55 miles west of Worcester
58m
Rhayader is 58 miles north of Cardiff
62m
Rhayader is 62 miles west of Wolverhampton
62m
Rhayader is 62 miles north-west of Gloucester
66m
Rhayader is 66 miles south of St Asaph
67m
Rhayader is 67 miles south-west of Chester
69m
Rhayader is 69 miles west of Birmingham

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