"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 Tuesday 14 August

06:00


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 15°C
(feels like 14°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 4mph.
WNW
Pressure 1015
Humidity 81%
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09:00


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 19°C
(feels like 17°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 5mph.
W
Pressure 1016
Humidity 61%
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12:00


Chance of rain 5%
Max temp. 21°C
(feels like 19°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 4mph.
WSW
Pressure 1016
Humidity 54%
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15:00


Chance of rain 5%
Max temp. 22°C
(feels like 21°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 4mph.
W
Pressure 1017
Humidity 55%
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18:00


Chance of rain 1%
Max temp. 22°C
(feels like 20°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 4mph.
WNW
Pressure 1016
Humidity 58%
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21:00


Chance of rain 6%
Max temp. 21°C
(feels like 20°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 3mph.
WSW
Pressure 1018
Humidity 70%
UV Index n/a
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