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23 Sep
UK Time: 18:50 BST
Local Time: 18:50 BST
Partly Sunny
15°C (59°F)
9mph (15kmh)
  • Sunrise 06:48
  • Sunset 18:57
Temp feels like: 14°C (57°F)
Length of Day: 12h 9m
Pressure: 30" (1019 hpa)
Visiblity: 6 miles (10 km)
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    I went in March the skies were clear and the sun was beaming down.


Historic Temperatures for 23rd September in Brighton

Average High 17°C (63°F)
Record High 20°C (68°F) (1997)
Average Low 11°C (52°F)
Record Low 4°C (39°F) (2014)

What's The Weather Like In Brighton?

When it's raining and dreary in  London you'll often find that it's lovely and sunny in Brighton. Due to the moderating influence of the English Channel, you can find yourself basking in clear sunshine while towns and cities an hour away by train are overcast and chilly.

Whatever time of the year you visit Brighton you wonât be disappointed; the charming cobbled streets of the Lanes are reminiscent of the winding streets of Mykonos giving the impression that you are in a world outside of England.

The pier-side cafes are unique and seem to capture the distinct character of Brighton. And the sounds of seagulls and the relaxed atmosphere of a seaside town are present all year round.

Brighton's Changeable Weather

Since Brighton is in Southeast England (which is known for its changeable weather), Brighton experiences the same fickle weather so expect overcast skies and rainy days at any time of the year. One day of rain can be met with four days of sun or vice versa, so come prepared for either.

Summer Weather In Brighton

July and August are the warmest months in Brighton, perfect for strolling along the pier or enjoying a meal at one of the many beach-side cafes or restaurants.

Is Brighton Warm In Summer?

The average daily temperature in July and August is 17ºC, though, like London, it is not uncommon for temperatures to go up into the 20s for days at a time. Coastal breezes that blow in over the English Channel provide refreshment on sticky days

What's WInter Like In Brighton?

Winter, from December to February, will bring average daily temperatures of 5-6ºC. It's not entirely uncommon for the mercury to fall below freezing, though it doesnât happen too often throughout winter.

Some nights can get particularly chilly and, when the cold breezes blow, the days feel much colder although the weather moderation provided by the warm waters of the British Channel keeps the winters pretty mild.

Snow In Brighton 2009-2010

Heavy snow fell in mid-December 2009 covering Brighton and most of the UKThe Big Freeze of 2010, as it was known by the British media, started on 16 December 2009, as part of the severe winter weather in Europe. January2010was provisionally the coldest January since 1987 in the UK.

Autumn and Spring Weather in Brighton

Autumn and spring have similar temperatures. Spring brings the colours alive in Brighton's many parks and sees the mercury rise slightly in the build-up to summer. Autumn brings the changing colours of the trees and can often see slightly more rain than the spring months.

The Perfect Getaway

Whether it be a weekend break to escape the hustle and bustle of London or a week long visit, Brighton is a perfect getaway. With so many things to offer including theme parks, rides, games, an electric nightlife, little cafes bursting with character and many upmarket places to eat, as well as a range of accommodation at different prices, Brighton has it all.

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