"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Southend-on-Sea

Southend-on-Sea is a seaside resort in Essex, England, on the north side of the Thames estuary 40 miles (64 km) east of central London. It is bordered to the north by Rochford and to the west by Castle Point. It is home to the longest leisure pier in the world, Southend Pier. London Southend Airport is located 1.5 NM (2.8 km; 1.7 mi) north of the town centre.

Local authority: Southend-on-Sea Borough Council

OS Grid Reference: TQ882856

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Things to see and do in and around Southend-on-Sea

  • Southend Cliff Lift
  • Mr B's Space Chase Quasar
  • Adventure Island
  • Southend Pier and Train
  • Southend Pier Museum
  • Kursaal
  • Sealife Adventure
  • Southchurch Hall Museum
  • Southend Marine Activities Centre
  • Central Museum
  • Arnold Palmer Crazy Golf
  • Kids Kingdom
  • Southend Planetarium
  • Made by You Pottery Painting Studio
  • Rileys Sports Bar
  • Fun Factory Rochford
  • Rollacity
  • Leigh Heritage Centre
  • Jo Shenton and Nat Hughes present Photosynthesis, a mixed media exhibition
  • Belfairs Nature Reserve and Woodland
  • Castle Point Transport Museum

Tourist Information

Southend
Tourist Information Centre
Pier Entrance
Western Esplanade
Southen-on-Sea
Essex
England
SS1 1EE

Phone 01702 618747
Email vic@southend.gov.uk
http://www.visitsouthend.co.uk

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Weather

Forecast for Thursday 17 August

06:00


Chance of rain 57%
Max temp. 17°C
(feels like 15°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 6mph.
SSW
Pressure 1011
Humidity 94%
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Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 8%
Max temp. 19°C
(feels like 17°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 7mph.
SW
Pressure 1011
Humidity 86%
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12:00


Chance of rain 29%
Max temp. 21°C
(feels like 18°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 7mph.
SW
Pressure 1012
Humidity 68%
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15:00


Chance of rain 4%
Max temp. 22°C
(feels like 19°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 6mph.
SW
Pressure 1012
Humidity 62%
UV Index
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18:00


Chance of rain 2%
Max temp. 21°C
(feels like 17°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 7mph.
SW
Pressure 1012
Humidity 66%
UV Index
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21:00


Chance of rain 4%
Max temp. 18°C
(feels like 16°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 6mph.
SW
Pressure 1012
Humidity 82%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
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