Weather warnings may have been issued

Southend - Thorpe Bay (Beach)

  • Left
  • Right
  • 23 °C 16 °C
    Sunny intervals
  • 21 °C 14 °C
    Sunny intervals
  • 20 °C 13 °C
    Sunny intervals
  • 19 °C 16 °C
    Cloudy
  • 22 °C 16 °C
    Cloudy
  • 22 °C 15 °C
    Sunny intervals
  • 21 °C 14 °C
    Sunny intervals
  • Left
  • Right
Now 1500 1600 1700 1800 1900 2000 2100 2200 2300
Sunny intervals Light shower day Sunny day Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Cloudy Sunny day Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy
Temperature (°C)
22 ° 21 ° 22 ° 23 ° 22 ° 21 ° 20 ° 19 ° 18 ° 17 °
Feels like temperature (°C)
20 ° 19 ° 19 ° 19 ° 19 ° 18 ° 17 ° 16 ° 16 ° 16 °
Precipitation probability
10% 40% <5% <5% <5% 10% <5% <5% <5% <5%
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
SW 14 23 SW 15 24 WSW 16 24 WSW 15 23 SW 15 23 SW 16 26 SW 15 26 SW 14 24 SW 13 23 SW 12 21
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
G G VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG
Humidity
68% 71% 60% 57% 54% 64% 69% 75% 79% 83%
On or Off Shore Winds
Offshore Sea State ∗
Smooth (wavelets)
UV index
4 4 3 2 2 1 1 0 0 0
Sunrise: 05:45 Sunset: 20:16 Moon phase: Third quarter 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.

0000 0100 0200 0300 0400 0500 0600 0700 0800 0900 1000 1100 1200 1300 1400 1500 1600 1700 1800 1900 2000 2100 2200 2300
Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Sunny day Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Light shower day Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Clear night Clear night Clear night
Temperature (°C)
17 ° 17 ° 16 ° 16 ° 16 ° 16 ° 16 ° 16 ° 17 ° 18 ° 18 ° 19 ° 19 ° 20 ° 20 ° 19 ° 18 ° 18 ° 18 ° 18 ° 17 ° 16 ° 16 ° 15 °
Feels like temperature (°C)
15 ° 15 ° 14 ° 14 ° 14 ° 14 ° 14 ° 14 ° 14 ° 14 ° 15 ° 15 ° 15 ° 16 ° 15 ° 15 ° 14 ° 14 ° 14 ° 14 ° 14 ° 13 ° 12 ° 12 °
Precipitation probability
10% <5% 10% 10% 10% 10% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% 10% 10% 10% 40% 10% 10% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5%
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
SW 13 22 SW 13 21 SW 13 21 SW 14 22 SW 14 23 SW 14 23 SW 15 24 SW 15 24 WSW 16 24 WSW 16 25 WSW 17 26 WSW 16 25 WSW 16 26 WSW 16 26 WSW 18 28 WSW 18 28 WSW 18 28 WSW 17 26 WSW 17 26 WSW 17 26 WSW 16 26 WSW 16 26 WSW 17 27 WSW 18 28
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG E
Humidity
85% 87% 87% 87% 87% 86% 84% 82% 75% 67% 61% 56% 53% 49% 50% 53% 59% 57% 58% 57% 60% 62% 63% 66%
On or Off Shore Winds
Offshore Sea State ∗
Smooth (wavelets)
UV index
0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 2 3 4 4 5 6 5 4 3 2 2 1 1 0 0 0
Sunrise: 05:46 Sunset: 20:14 Moon phase: Waning 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.

0000 0100 0400 0700 1000 1300 1600 1900 2200
Clear night Partly cloudy night Clear night Sunny day Sunny day Sunny intervals Cloudy Sunny intervals Cloudy
Temperature (°C)
15 ° 15 ° 14 ° 14 ° 17 ° 19 ° 20 ° 19 ° 16 °
Feels like temperature (°C)
12 ° 12 ° 11 ° 11 ° 13 ° 14 ° 15 ° 15 ° 14 °
Precipitation probability
<5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5%
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
WSW 18 29 WSW 18 29 W 15 25 WSW 15 24 W 17 27 W 19 30 W 17 28 W 15 23 WSW 13 20
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG
Humidity
69% 72% 79% 78% 62% 46% 45% 51% 69%
On or Off Shore Winds
Offshore Sea State ∗
Smooth (wavelets)
UV index
0 0 0 1 4 5 3 1 0
Sunrise: 05:48 Sunset: 20:12 Moon phase: Waning 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.

0100 0400 0700 1000 1300 1600 1900 2200
Cloudy Partly cloudy night Light shower day Light shower day Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy
Temperature (°C)
15 ° 14 ° 14 ° 16 ° 18 ° 19 ° 18 ° 17 °
Feels like temperature (°C)
13 ° 12 ° 12 ° 14 ° 16 ° 17 ° 16 ° 16 °
Precipitation probability
10% 10% 40% 40% 20% 10% 10% 10%
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
WSW 12 19 WSW 10 16 SW 9 16 SW 10 17 SW 11 19 SW 9 16 WSW 10 16 W 9 15
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
VG VG G VG VG VG VG G
Humidity
75% 83% 88% 75% 67% 69% 78% 85%
On or Off Shore Winds
Offshore Sea State ∗
Smooth (wavelets)
UV index
0 0 1 3 4 2 1 0
Sunrise: 05:50 Sunset: 20:10 Moon phase: Waning 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.

0100 0400 0700 1000 1300 1600 1900 2200
Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Overcast Cloudy Cloudy Partly cloudy night
Temperature (°C)
16 ° 16 ° 16 ° 19 ° 21 ° 22 ° 21 ° 19 °
Feels like temperature (°C)
15 ° 15 ° 15 ° 17 ° 19 ° 20 ° 21 ° 18 °
Precipitation probability
10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% 10% <5%
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
W 10 16 W 10 15 SSW 9 14 SW 11 18 SW 12 19 WSW 11 19 WSW 9 14 SW 9 15
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
G G G VG VG VG VG VG
Humidity
88% 89% 89% 78% 71% 66% 69% 82%
On or Off Shore Winds
Offshore Sea State ∗
Smooth (wavelets)
UV index
0 0 1 3 5 2 1 0
Sunrise: 05:51 Sunset: 20:08 Moon phase: New 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.

0100 0400 0700 1000 1300 1600 1900 2200
Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night Cloudy Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Clear night
Temperature (°C)
18 ° 16 ° 16 ° 19 ° 21 ° 21 ° 20 ° 18 °
Feels like temperature (°C)
17 ° 15 ° 15 ° 18 ° 19 ° 19 ° 18 ° 17 °
Precipitation probability
<5% <5% <5% <5% <5% 10% 10% 10%
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
SW 9 14 WSW 8 14 SW 9 15 SW 10 18 SW 12 21 NNE 12 21 NNE 11 18 NNE 10 17
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG
Humidity
86% 87% 85% 71% 60% 61% 69% 79%
On or Off Shore Winds
Offshore Sea State ∗
Smooth (wavelets)
UV index
0 0 1 4 5 3 1 0
Sunrise: 05:53 Sunset: 20:06 Moon phase: New

∗ 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.

0100 0400 0700 1000 1300 1600 1900 2200
Partly cloudy night Clear night Sunny day Sunny day Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Partly cloudy night
Temperature (°C)
17 ° 16 ° 15 ° 18 ° 20 ° 20 ° 19 ° 17 °
Feels like temperature (°C)
16 ° 15 ° 14 ° 16 ° 18 ° 18 ° 18 ° 16 °
Precipitation probability
<5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5%
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
NE 10 16 WNW 10 16 NW 10 16 NW 11 20 NW 11 21 NW 10 18 NW 9 15 NW 8 13
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG
Humidity
82% 86% 87% 70% 59% 58% 62% 72%
On or Off Shore Winds
Offshore Sea State ∗
No Data
UV index
0 0 1 3 5 2 1 0
Sunrise: 05:54 Sunset: 20:04 Moon phase: New

∗ 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.

More detail

Issued at:

Forecast Summary

Regional Forecast for East of England

Headline:

Mostly dry overnight with any showers fading. Sunny spells Friday.

This Evening and Tonight:

A few showers are possible during the evening, however most places will remain dry with some sunny spells. These showers will soon fade, leading to a dry overnight period and clear skies developing. Minimum temperature 12 °C.

Friday:

A fine and sunny start is expected. Whilst some cloud is likely to bubble up, bringing one or two blustery showers, most place will remain dry with sunny spells. Maximum temperature 21 °C.

Outlook for Saturday to Monday:

Breezy Saturday, with isolated showers but also sunny spells. Dry, bright start Sunday, before cloud and rain spreads northeast later. Turning humid overnight. Bright spells and feeling warm Monday.

Updated: 13:47 on Thu 17 Aug 2017 BST

UK forecast for the next 5 days

Headline:

Rain clearing from the southeast, then sunshine and showers.

Today:

Early rain will clear from the southeast during the morning, with a mixture of sunshine and showers following across the country. The showers may be heavy at times, however it will remain largely dry for some in the far northeast.

Tonight:

Becoming windy across the north and west with heavy showers or longer spells of rain. Elsewhere, it will be drier though still breezy with a few showers.

Friday:

A windy, cool day with sunny spells and also some showers. These could be heavy and thundery, especially in the west. Cloudier with spells of rain across Scotland.

Outlook for Saturday to Monday:

Strong winds and showers will gradually ease for most on Saturday. However, it will turn wet and windy in the west on Sunday with rain erratically travelling southeast on Monday.

Updated: 01:51 on Thu 17 Aug 2017 BST

Outlook for the UK over the next 6-30 days

UK Outlook for Tuesday 22 Aug 2017 to Thursday 31 Aug 2017:

An unsettled start with showers or longer spells of rain are likely to affect the north on Tuesday with strong winds. Sunshine and showers are expected elsewhere. Drier and brighter conditions will probably spread to other areas on Wednesday and winds will ease. Through the rest of next week, it is likely to be rather changeable in the north with spells of rain. Places further south will see more prolonged drier, brighter and warmer conditions. For the rest of the period, it is most likely that many areas will see spells of cloud and rain at times, interspersed with a few days of brighter, showery conditions. Temperatures look set to be around average for the time of year, although it could turn warm in the south at times.

UK Outlook for Friday 1 Sep 2017 to Friday 15 Sep 2017:

As we head into September, we are most likely to see changeable weather conditions dominating across the UK. However, there is a chance of some more prolonged dry and fine weather at times too. As a result, on balance there are likely to be spells of rain and strong winds at times, especially across the north and west, probably interspersed with several days of brighter and showery weather. Temperatures may become warm or very warm at times, especially in the south. However, they will probably remain generally close to normal for the time of year elsewhere.

Updated: 01:51 on Thu 17 Aug 2017 BST