Caer Beris

Builth Wells, Powys, LD2 3NP

Location description

This splendid family-run historic manor house is ideally located to explore the dark skies above the nearby Elan Valley International Dark Sky Park, Cambrian Mountains and Brecon Beacons. Excellent views of the Milky Way can be seen from the manor grounds too!


Stay & gaze

This location benefits from dark skies, relatively low levels of light pollution, is astronomy friendly and suitable for stargazing breaks.


Tonight's weather forecast

20/09/20
19:00
16°
0%
20/09/20
22:00
12°
0%
21/09/20
01:00
10°
0%
21/09/20
04:00
3%
Weather forecast for Builth Wells (0.94 miles away) updated 20/09/20 at 04:01.

Location light pollution

This location is estimated to have light pollution levels similar to a rural setting based on satellite data from CPRE.

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Dark site
The above demonstrates the estimated effect of light pollution - graphics created using Stellarium.

When to stargaze at Caer Beris

This location's rural setting means it benefits from dark skies depending on the time of the year and lunar cycle. In the calendar below where you can see stars indicates when the skies will be dark and the best time to stargaze. Yellow areas show the adverse effects of daylight (bold) and moonlight (faded). Hover over a day to see darkness times or click on a date for more information.

Location

When to visit

The best time to visit Caer Beris can be found on this dark skies calendar.

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