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Birling Gap (Beach) weather

  • Sunny intervals 22 °C

    17 °C

  • Sunny intervals 21 °C

    17 °C

  • Cloudy 21 °C

    13 °C

  • Cloudy 18 °C

    12 °C

  • Sunny intervals 17 °C

    9 °C

  • Sunny intervals 18 °C

    14 °C

  • Sunny intervals 19 °C

    13 °C

Tuesday (Tuesday 21 August 2018)
Now 18:00 19:00 20:00 21:00 22:00 23:00
Warnings
Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Sunny day Clear night Clear night Clear night
<5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5%
Temperature (°C)
20 ° 19 ° 19 ° 18 ° 18 ° 18 ° 17 °
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Feels like temperature (°C)
19 ° 18 ° 17 ° 17 ° 17 ° 17 ° 17 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
WSW 11 15 WSW 11 14 WSW 12 14 WSW 11 14 W 11 14 WSW 9 12 WSW 9 11
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
VG VG G VG VG VG G
Humidity
79% 81% 86% 87% 87% 89% 90%
On or Off Shore Winds
Offshore Sea State ∗
Slight
UV index
2 2 1 1
Sunrise: 05:55 Sunset: 20:08 Moon phase: First quarter Air pollution: 2 Pollen: L

∗ 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 (Wednesday 22 August 2018)
00:00 01:00 02:00 03:00 04:00 05:00 06:00 07:00 08:00 09:00 10:00 11:00 12:00 13:00 14:00 15:00 16:00 17:00 18:00 19:00 20:00 21:00 22:00 23:00
Warnings
Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Sunny day Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Partly cloudy night Partly cloudy night Cloudy
<5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5% <5%
Temperature (°C)
17 ° 17 ° 17 ° 17 ° 17 ° 17 ° 17 ° 18 ° 18 ° 19 ° 19 ° 19 ° 20 ° 20 ° 20 ° 20 ° 20 ° 20 ° 19 ° 19 ° 19 ° 19 ° 18 ° 18 °
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Feels like temperature (°C)
16 ° 16 ° 16 ° 16 ° 16 ° 16 ° 16 ° 17 ° 17 ° 18 ° 18 ° 18 ° 18 ° 18 ° 18 ° 18 ° 18 ° 18 ° 17 ° 17 ° 17 ° 17 ° 17 ° 17 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
WSW 9 12 WSW 10 13 WSW 10 13 WSW 10 13 WSW 10 13 WSW 9 12 WSW 9 12 WSW 9 12 WSW 10 13 WSW 11 14 WSW 12 15 WSW 12 16 WSW 12 17 WSW 12 17 WSW 13 18 WSW 13 18 WSW 13 19 WSW 14 19 WSW 13 19 WSW 14 20 WSW 13 20 W 14 20 W 13 19 W 12 17
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
G G G G G G G G G G G G VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG G G G G
Humidity
92% 91% 91% 92% 92% 92% 93% 91% 88% 86% 85% 82% 79% 76% 77% 78% 78% 81% 85% 87% 90% 92% 93% 94%
On or Off Shore Winds
Offshore Sea State ∗
Slight Smooth (wavelets) Slight
UV index
1 2 2 3 4 4 5 4 3 2 2 1 1 1
Sunrise: 05:57 Sunset: 20:06 Moon phase: Waxing gibbous Air pollution: 2 Pollen: L

∗ 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.

Thursday (Thursday 23 August 2018)
00:00 01:00 04:00 07:00 10:00 13:00 16:00 19:00 22:00
Warnings
Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Light rain Light shower day Sunny intervals Cloudy Cloudy
<5% 10% 10% 10% 60% 40% 10% 10% 10%
Temperature (°C)
18 ° 18 ° 18 ° 18 ° 18 ° 20 ° 20 ° 20 ° 17 °
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Feels like temperature (°C)
17 ° 17 ° 17 ° 17 ° 16 ° 18 ° 18 ° 17 ° 15 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
W 12 17 W 12 16 W 10 14 WSW 12 16 WSW 15 21 W 12 18 WSW 15 23 W 14 21 WNW 12 20
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
G G G VG G G VG VG VG
Humidity
95% 96% 97% 92% 93% 83% 68% 67% 66%
On or Off Shore Winds
Offshore Sea State ∗
Smooth (wavelets)
UV index
1 2 4 3 1
Sunrise: 05:58 Sunset: 20:04 Moon phase: Waxing gibbous Air pollution: 2 Pollen: L

∗ 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 (Friday 24 August 2018)
01:00 04:00 07:00 10:00 13:00 16:00 19:00 22:00
Warnings
Cloudy Cloudy Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy
10% 10% <5% <5% <5% 10% 10% 10%
Temperature (°C)
15 ° 14 ° 14 ° 16 ° 17 ° 18 ° 16 ° 15 °
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Feels like temperature (°C)
13 ° 12 ° 12 ° 13 ° 14 ° 14 ° 13 ° 12 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
WNW 13 20 WNW 12 19 WNW 11 18 WNW 13 23 W 15 26 W 17 28 W 16 26 W 13 21
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
VG VG VG VG VG VG VG G
Humidity
74% 78% 79% 58% 46% 45% 58% 69%
On or Off Shore Winds
Offshore Sea State ∗
Smooth (wavelets) Smooth (wavelets)
UV index
1 4 4 2 1
Sunrise: 06:00 Sunset: 20:02 Moon phase: Waxing gibbous Air pollution: 2 Pollen: L

∗ 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 (Saturday 25 August 2018)
01:00 04:00 07:00 10:00 13:00 16:00 19:00 22:00
Warnings
Cloudy Light shower night Light shower day Sunny intervals Sunny intervals Light shower day Sunny intervals Clear night
20% 40% 40% 10% 20% 40% 10% <5%
Temperature (°C)
14 ° 13 ° 13 ° 14 ° 16 ° 16 ° 15 ° 13 °
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Feels like temperature (°C)
12 ° 11 ° 11 ° 12 ° 13 ° 13 ° 12 ° 10 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
W 13 20 W 11 18 WSW 12 20 WNW 13 24 WNW 15 28 NW 15 27 NW 14 24 NW 12 20
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
G M M G G VG VG VG
Humidity
79% 87% 89% 77% 63% 58% 63% 73%
On or Off Shore Winds
Offshore Sea State ∗
Smooth (wavelets) Slight Smooth (wavelets)
UV index
1 3 4 2 1
Sunrise: 06:02 Sunset: 20:00 Moon phase: Full Air pollution: 2 Pollen: L

∗ 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 (Sunday 26 August 2018)
01:00 04:00 07:00 10:00 13:00 16:00 19:00 22:00
Warnings
Clear night Clear night Sunny day Sunny day Sunny intervals Cloudy Sunny intervals Partly cloudy night
<5% <5% <5% <5% <5% 10% 10% 10%
Temperature (°C)
12 ° 10 ° 10 ° 15 ° 17 ° 17 ° 16 ° 15 °
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Feels like temperature (°C)
9 ° 8 ° 8 ° 13 ° 15 ° 15 ° 14 ° 13 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
NW 12 20 NW 12 19 NW 10 17 WNW 10 20 W 11 21 WSW 12 22 WSW 12 19 WSW 11 18
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
VG VG VG VG VG VG VG VG
Humidity
79% 84% 84% 60% 49% 49% 62% 77%
On or Off Shore Winds
Offshore Sea State ∗
Smooth (wavelets)
UV index
1 4 5 2 1
Sunrise: 06:03 Sunset: 19:58 Moon phase: Full

∗ 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 (Monday 27 August 2018)
01:00 04:00 07:00 10:00 13:00 16:00 19:00 22:00
Warnings
Cloudy Cloudy Cloudy Sunny intervals Cloudy Sunny day Sunny day Clear night
10% 10% 20% 10% 10% 10% 10% <5%
Temperature (°C)
15 ° 15 ° 15 ° 17 ° 18 ° 18 ° 18 ° 17 °
Show detail
Feels like temperature (°C)
13 ° 13 ° 13 ° 14 ° 15 ° 15 ° 15 ° 15 °
Wind direction, speed & gust (mph)
WSW 13 20 WSW 14 22 WSW 15 23 WSW 16 25 SW 16 27 WSW 15 24 WSW 14 22 WSW 12 19
Visibility (E = Excellent, VG = Very Good, G = Good, M = Moderate, P = Poor, VP = Very Poor)
VG G G VG VG VG VG VG
Humidity
79% 82% 85% 74% 66% 66% 70% 79%
On or Off Shore Winds
Offshore Sea State ∗
No Data
UV index
1 2 4 2 1
Sunrise: 06:05 Sunset: 19:56 Moon phase: Full

∗ 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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Tiree Sunny intervals 56.497 -6.887
Birmingham Sunny intervals 52.486 -1.889
Glasgow Sunny intervals 55.864 -4.25
Manchester Sunny intervals 53.479 -2.247
Brighton Sunny intervals 50.822 -0.136
Dover Sunny day 51.126 1.318
Exeter Sunny day 50.718 -3.533
Lincoln Sunny intervals 53.23 -0.539
Norwich Cloudy 52.63 1.299
Peterborough Sunny intervals 52.569 -0.239
Swindon Sunny intervals 51.556 -1.778
York Cloudy 53.962 -1.079
Aberdeen Overcast 57.15 -2.093
Pembroke Cloudy 51.673 -4.908
Ullapool Cloudy 57.896 -5.16
Inverness Sunny intervals 57.478 -4.223
Kendal Sunny day 54.328 -2.745
Londonderry (Derry) Cloudy 54.995 -7.323
Newtown (Powys) Sunny day 52.512 -3.312
Fort William Cloudy 56.82 -5.104
Belfast Cloudy 54.596 -5.93
Caernarfon Sunny day 53.139 -4.273
Camborne Sunny intervals 50.212 -5.294
Cardiff Sunny day 51.481 -3.178
Dumfries Sunny intervals 55.071 -3.604
Edinburgh Cloudy 55.953 -3.187
Lerwick Light rain 60.154 -1.143
London Sunny intervals 51.508 -0.125
Newcastle Upon Tyne Cloudy 54.978 -1.616
Pitlochry Sunny intervals 56.705 -3.728
Southampton Sunny day 50.909 -1.403
Stornoway Overcast 58.211 -6.384
Wick (Highland) Cloudy 58.439 -3.092
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Regional Forecast for London & South East England

Headline:

Sunny spells this evening, staying largely clear and dry overnight.

This Evening and Tonight:

A dry evening and night to follow across the whole region with some clear spells, and with winds remaining light. A few mist or fog patches may develop in the south by the end of the night . Minimum temperature 12 °C.

Wednesday:

Another dry, very warm, and humid day across the region with some sunny spells, although cloud will tend to increase more generally in the west, with patchy rain overnight. Maximum temperature 28 °C.

Outlook for Thursday to Saturday:

Thursday much fresher with early rain then sunny spells and the odd shower later. Breezy and cool with showers on Friday, and with more general rain for a time Saturday.

Updated: 14:14 on Tue 21 Aug 2018 BST

UK forecast for the next 5 days

Headline:

Rain pushing south through Wednesday, becoming fresher in the north

This Evening and Tonight:

Wet and windy across Scotland and Northern Ireland. Elsewhere much drier and also mild and muggy. The most prolonged clear spells will be in central and eastern parts with low cloud, mist and some fog developing across the west.

Wednesday:

A band of rain will move southeastwards across the UK on Wednesday, with fresher conditions developing behind. Remaining dry, warm and muggy in southeast England.

Outlook for Thursday to Saturday:

Fresher, brighter weather on Thursday and Friday, with sunshine and blustery showers. Showers heaviest in the north and east. Saturday, rain in south clearing with brighter weather elsewhere then following.

Updated: 14:30 on Tue 21 Aug 2018 BST

Outlook for the UK over the next 6-30 days

UK Outlook for Sunday 26 Aug 2018 to Tuesday 4 Sep 2018:

After a cold and dry start on Sunday, cloud and rain is likely to spread east into western areas later in the day. For Bank Holiday Monday, the rain is likely to gradually continue south and east, with drier and brighter conditions following. Temperatures should be around the seasonal average. The middle part of the week is likely to see a north-south split in the weather. Northern areas will generally be more changeable with some rain or showers at times, but it is likely to become more settled in the south with warmer temperatures. Drier and warmer weather may become more widely established into early September, as high pressure starts to build in from the south.

UK Outlook for Wednesday 5 Sep 2018 to Wednesday 19 Sep 2018:

Through the beginning and middle part of September, there is an increasing chance that much of the UK will see a good deal of dry, warm and settled weather. Northern and western areas could occasionally have wet and windy spells towards the middle part of the month, but these should be short-lived. Temperatures are likely to be generally warm across the UK, with a chance of very warm conditions developing in the south.

Updated: 14:30 on Tue 21 Aug 2018 BST

Location details

Birling Gap (Beach)

Location
50.743, 0.2
Altitude
0 m above mean sea level

Birling Gap (Beach) tide times

Tuesday's tide times

(local port - Eastbourne)

Tide UK local time Height (m)
Low 02:13 2.2
High 08:03 5.3
Low 14:49 2.2
High 20:35 5.5

Wednesday's tide times

(local port - Eastbourne)

Tide UK local time Height (m)
Low 03:37 2.1
High 09:18 5.5
Low 16:06 2
High 21:43 5.8

Thursday's tide times

(local port - Eastbourne)

Tide UK local time Height (m)
Low 04:36 1.8
High 10:20 6
Low 17:00 1.7
High 22:38 6.1

Friday's tide times

(local port - Eastbourne)

Tide UK local time Height (m)
Low 05:22 1.5
High 11:08 6.4
Low 17:42 1.5
High 23:22 6.5

Saturday's tide times

(local port - Eastbourne)

Tide UK local time Height (m)
Low 05:58 1.2
High 11:47 6.7
Low 18:17 1.3
High 23:58 6.7

Sunday's tide times

(local port - Eastbourne)

Tide UK local time Height (m)
Low 06:32 1.1
High 12:21 7
Low 18:48 1.1

Monday's tide times

(local port - Eastbourne)

Tide UK local time Height (m)
High 00:29 6.9

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