"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

Sunday
20 August


Chance of rain 35%
Max temp. 18°C
(feels like 15°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 5mph.
SW
Pressure 1024
Humidity 57%
UV Index
Air Quality

Monday
21 August


Chance of rain 69%
Max temp. 20°C
(feels like 19°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 3mph.
W
Pressure 1021
Humidity 88%
UV Index
Air Quality

Tuesday
22 August


Chance of rain 10%
Max temp. 22°C
(feels like 21°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 4mph.
SE
Pressure 1019
Humidity 75%
UV Index
Air Quality

Wednesday
23 August


Chance of rain 27%
Max temp. 21°C
(feels like 19°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 6mph.
SW
Pressure 1013
Humidity 71%
UV Index
Air Quality

Thursday
24 August


Chance of rain 6%
Max temp. 19°C
(feels like 16°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 7mph.
WSW
Pressure 1016
Humidity 67%
UV Index
Air Quality

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