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Birling Gap (Beach)

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  • Sunny intervals 17 °C

    10 °C

  • Cloudy 13 °C

    9 °C

  • Sunny intervals 12 °C

    6 °C

  • Sunny intervals 14 °C

    7 °C

  • Sunny intervals 12 °C

    7 °C

  • Sunny intervals 14 °C

    7 °C

  • Sunny intervals 14 °C

    6 °C

Thursday (30 March 2017)
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Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
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Sunrise: 06:41 Sunset: 19:28 Moon phase: New Air pollution: 2

∗ Offshore sea state reflects conditions beyond the zone where waves are breaking on final approach to the shore and up to several kilometres from the shore. It is not, however, meant to represent conditions in the open ocean, far from land.

Friday (31 March 2017)
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Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
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Slight Moderate Slight Moderate Slight
UV index Expand
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 1 2 2 3 3 3 2 2 1 1 1 0 0 0 0
Sunrise: 06:38 Sunset: 19:30 Moon phase: Waxing crescent Air pollution: 3

∗ Offshore sea state reflects conditions beyond the zone where waves are breaking on final approach to the shore and up to several kilometres from the shore. It is not, however, meant to represent conditions in the open ocean, far from land.

Saturday (1 April 2017)
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S 10 17 S 11 19 SSW 10 16 SSW 10 16 SSW 11 20 SSW 11 21 SW 10 19 SW 7 12 WSW 6 10
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
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Sunrise: 06:36 Sunset: 19:31 Moon phase: Waxing crescent Air pollution: 3

∗ Offshore sea state reflects conditions beyond the zone where waves are breaking on final approach to the shore and up to several kilometres from the shore. It is not, however, meant to represent conditions in the open ocean, far from land.

Sunday (2 April 2017)
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Sunrise: 06:34 Sunset: 19:33 Moon phase: Waxing crescent Air pollution: 2

∗ Offshore sea state reflects conditions beyond the zone where waves are breaking on final approach to the shore and up to several kilometres from the shore. It is not, however, meant to represent conditions in the open ocean, far from land.

Monday (3 April 2017)
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Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
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Smooth (wavelets)
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Sunrise: 06:32 Sunset: 19:34 Moon phase: First quarter Air pollution: 2

∗ Offshore sea state reflects conditions beyond the zone where waves are breaking on final approach to the shore and up to several kilometres from the shore. It is not, however, meant to represent conditions in the open ocean, far from land.

Tuesday (4 April 2017)
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SW 8 12 WSW 8 13 N 7 12 WNW 8 14 NNE 8 16 WNW 8 15 NW 8 13 NE 7 11
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
G G G VG VG VG VG VG
Humidity Expand
94% 95% 94% 82% 71% 67% 72% 83%
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Smooth (wavelets)
UV index Expand
0 0 1 2 3 1 1 0
Sunrise: 06:30 Sunset: 19:36 Moon phase: First quarter

∗ Offshore sea state reflects conditions beyond the zone where waves are breaking on final approach to the shore and up to several kilometres from the shore. It is not, however, meant to represent conditions in the open ocean, far from land.

Wednesday (5 April 2017)
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NE 7 11 NNE 7 12 NNE 8 13 NNE 10 17 NE 10 20 N 9 18 NNE 9 14 NNE 6 11
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor) Expand
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Sunrise: 06:27 Sunset: 19:38 Moon phase: First quarter

∗ Offshore sea state reflects conditions beyond the zone where waves are breaking on final approach to the shore and up to several kilometres from the shore. It is not, however, meant to represent conditions in the open ocean, far from land.

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Forecast Summary

  • Regional
  • UK 5 days
  • UK 6-30 days

Regional Forecast for London & South East England

Headline:

Mostly dry, with bright or sunny periods, and feeling warm.

Today:

It will be a mostly dry day, with some bright or sunny spells developing, It will fell warm, although a little breezy over coasts and hills. Maximum Temperature 22C.

Tonight:

Dry and mostly clear this evening, but cloud thickening overnight with patchy light rain spreading in from the west later in the night. It will remain mild. Minimum Temperature 12C.

Friday:

A cloudy start with some patchy light rain. This will quickly clear during the morning, with bright or sunny spells developing. It will feel warm in the brighter intervals. Breezy. Maximum Temperature 19C.

Outlook for Saturday to Monday:

Feeling fresher on Saturday with showers, possibly heavy and thundery. Sunday, dry, fine, rather warm with light winds. Dry and bright on Monday, but clouding over later and winds freshening.

Updated: 01:08 on Thu 30 Mar 2017 BST

UK forecast for the next 5 days

Headline:

Cloud and rain north and west. Very warm for some.

Today:

A mild, cloudy start with outbreaks of rain and a brisk breeze in many northern and western parts. Increasing amounts of sunshine, though often hazy, in south-east England and eastern Scotland, where it will be very warm later.

Tonight:

Another mild, frost free night, with further outbreaks of rain in many northern and western parts which will turn heavy at times. Clear spells for parts of the south-east.

Friday:

Heavy, steady rain across Northern Ireland and western Scotland through the morning. A mostly dry, cloudy start elsewhere. Then sunny spells with showers in the west. Less warm than Thursday.

Outlook for Saturday to Monday:

Saturday cooler with sunshine and showers, and a risk of frost overnight. Sunday fine and dry, feeling warm in sunny spells. Monday breezy with rain in the north and west.

Updated: 03:12 on Thu 30 Mar 2017 BST

Outlook for the UK over the next 6-30 days

UK Outlook for Monday 3 Apr 2017 to Wednesday 12 Apr 2017:

Monday is likely to be cloudy with bands of rain and strong winds in the north-west. These may well spread into central areas later in the day. However, the south-eastern half of the UK will probably stay dry all day with sunny spells. Temperatures will stay above normal everywhere and it is likely to be warm in the east. By midweek, high pressure will become more dominant and the dry, bright weather will spread to the whole country for a few days. Winds will be light nearly everywhere. The best of the sunshine and the warmest temperatures will be in the south, with more cloud in the north. More changeable weather will probably become established by the start of the following week, especially in the north-west.

UK Outlook for Thursday 13 Apr 2017 to Thursday 27 Apr 2017:

The middle of April may see more unsettled conditions for a while with short periods of cloud, rain and strong winds particularly affecting the north and west of the UK. Dry and calm conditions are more likely to dominate, especially in the south and later in the month. Temperatures are expected to be warmer than average, but with rather chilly nights at times, leading to frost in a few places. Any colder spells are likely to be short-lived too, although there are some hints that these may become more prevalent later in the month.

Updated: 03:12 on Thu 30 Mar 2017 BST

Birling Gap (Beach) tide times

Thursday's tide times

(local port - Eastbourne)

Tide UK local time Height (m)
High 01:15 7.9
Low 07:59 0.3
High 13:34 7.8
Low 20:20 0.4

Friday's tide times

(local port - Eastbourne)

Tide UK local time Height (m)
High 01:54 7.9
Low 08:42 0.3
High 14:16 7.7
Low 21:03 0.5

Saturday's tide times

(local port - Eastbourne)

Tide UK local time Height (m)
High 02:35 7.7
Low 09:26 0.5
High 15:00 7.5
Low 21:48 0.8

Sunday's tide times

(local port - Eastbourne)

Tide UK local time Height (m)
High 03:19 7.4
Low 10:13 0.9
High 15:49 7
Low 22:36 1.2

Monday's tide times

(local port - Eastbourne)

Tide UK local time Height (m)
High 04:11 6.8
Low 11:04 1.3
High 16:47 6.5
Low 23:34 1.6

Tuesday's tide times

(local port - Eastbourne)

Tide UK local time Height (m)
High 05:14 6.2
Low 12:09 1.6
High 18:00 6.1

Wednesday's tide times

(local port - Eastbourne)

Tide UK local time Height (m)
Low 00:45 1.9

Location details

Birling Gap (Beach)

Location: 50.743, 0.2
Altitude: 0.0 m above mean sea level

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