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London Christmas Lights - Regent Street

Shoppers taking in the festive lights

Thu 17 Nov 2016

Christmas will officially arrive on Regent Street, London on 17 November with the Christmas lights switch-on.

A London tradition since 1948, the Christmas lights switch on event on Regent Street attracts thousands of shoppers to central London each year.

Organisers and those attending the Regent Street Christmas lights switch-on will be hoping for a clear, dry evening so all can enjoy the festive spectacular.

Check your local London weather forecast to see if winter weather has arrived with the Christmas lights.

  • Overcast 20 °C

    18 °C

  • Cloudy 23 °C

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    15 °C

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  • Cloudy 22 °C

    14 °C

Monday (Monday 21 August 2017)
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Sunrise: 05:55 Sunset: 20:12 Moon phase: New Air pollution: 2
Tuesday (Tuesday 22 August 2017)
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SSE 3 5 S 3 5 S 3 5 S 3 5 SSE 2 4 SSE 2 5 SSE 3 5 SSE 3 6 SSE 3 6 SSE 3 6 SE 3 8 SE 4 10 SE 5 10 SE 5 11 SE 6 13 SE 6 14 ESE 7 16 ESE 8 17 ESE 8 17 ESE 7 16 ESE 7 16 ESE 7 15 ESE 7 16 ESE 7 16
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Sunrise: 05:56 Sunset: 20:09 Moon phase: New Air pollution: 3
Wednesday (Wednesday 23 August 2017)
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Sunrise: 05:58 Sunset: 20:07 Moon phase: New Air pollution: 2
Thursday (Thursday 24 August 2017)
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Sunrise: 06:00 Sunset: 20:05 Moon phase: New Air pollution: 2
Friday (Friday 25 August 2017)
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Sunrise: 06:01 Sunset: 20:03 Moon phase: Waxing crescent Air pollution: 3
Saturday (Saturday 26 August 2017)
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77% 83% 85% 74% 60% 58% 61% 70%
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Sunrise: 06:03 Sunset: 20:01 Moon phase: Waxing crescent
Sunday (Sunday 27 August 2017)
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Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Clear night
<5% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% <5% <5%
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ENE 7 13 NE 6 12 NE 6 11 E 7 14 ESE 8 18 NNE 8 18 E 8 16 NE 7 13
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
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78% 83% 86% 75% 59% 59% 62% 78%
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Sunrise: 06:04 Sunset: 19:59 Moon phase: Waxing crescent
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17 November - Heading to Regent Street for the Christmas lights switch on? Check the London weather forecast.

Set to be bigger than ever, the stunning showcase will light up the whole of W1, making this the biggest parade of Christmas lights in the capital.

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