"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
18 October


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 16°C
(feels like 13°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 6mph.
NE
Pressure 1026
Humidity 65%
UV Index
Air Quality

Friday
19 October


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 16°C
(feels like 15°C)
Wind 1mph, gusting to 3mph.
NNE
Pressure 1026
Humidity 66%
UV Index
Air Quality

Saturday
20 October


Chance of rain 4%
Max temp. 15°C
(feels like 15°C)
Wind 1mph, gusting to 2mph.
SW
Pressure 1032
Humidity 70%
UV Index
Air Quality

Sunday
21 October


Chance of rain 7%
Max temp. 16°C
(feels like 15°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 4mph.
W
Pressure 1030
Humidity 81%
UV Index
Air Quality

Monday
22 October


Chance of rain 1%
Max temp. 13°C
(feels like 10°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 6mph.
NNE
Pressure 1038
Humidity 61%
UV Index
Air Quality

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