"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Brighton Weather

Brighton is a town on the south coast of Great Britain. It makes up half of the city and unitary authority of Brighton and Hove (formed from the previous towns of Brighton, Hove, Portslade and several other villages). Formerly part of the non-metropolitan county of East Sussex, it remains part of the ceremonial county of East Sussex, within the historic county of Sussex.

The ancient settlement of "Brighthelmstone" dates from before Domesday Book (1086), but it emerged as a health resort featuring sea bathing during the 18th century, was used as a seaside getaway by the Prince Regent, and became a highly popular destination for day-trippers from London after the arrival of the railway in 1841. Brighton experienced rapid population growth, reaching a peak of over 160,000 by 1961.

Modern Brighton forms part of the BrightonLittlehampton conurbation stretching along the coast, with a population of around 480,000 inhabitants.

Local authority: Brighton and Hove City Council

OS Grid Reference: TQ316064

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Weather

Forecast for the next five days

Thursday
22 February


Chance of rain 4%
Max temp. 5°C
(feels like 1°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 6mph.
ENE
Pressure 1023
Humidity 54%
UV Index
Air Quality

Friday
23 February


Chance of rain 1%
Max temp. 4°C
(feels like -1°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 8mph.
ENE
Pressure 1021
Humidity 54%
UV Index
Air Quality

Saturday
24 February


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 5°C
(feels like -0°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 8mph.
ENE
Pressure 1019
Humidity 54%
UV Index
Air Quality

Sunday
25 February


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 3°C
(feels like -3°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 9mph.
ENE
Pressure 1026
Humidity 47%
UV Index
Air Quality

Monday
26 February


Chance of rain 11%
Max temp. 2°C
(feels like -5°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 9mph.
ENE
Pressure 1029
Humidity 47%
UV Index
Air Quality

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