"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 27 June

06:00


Chance of rain 5%
Max temp. 16°C
(feels like 14°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 5mph.
ENE
Pressure 1009
Humidity 73%
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Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 7%
Max temp. 17°C
(feels like 15°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 5mph.
E
Pressure 1008
Humidity 74%
UV Index
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 52%
Max temp. 17°C
(feels like 15°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 5mph.
E
Pressure 1007
Humidity 79%
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Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 47%
Max temp. 17°C
(feels like 15°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 5mph.
E
Pressure 1005
Humidity 82%
UV Index
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18:00


Chance of rain 81%
Max temp. 16°C
(feels like 15°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 5mph.
ENE
Pressure 1003
Humidity 88%
UV Index
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21:00


Chance of rain 70%
Max temp. 16°C
(feels like 15°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 4mph.
NE
Pressure 1002
Humidity 94%
UV Index n/a
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