Month Ahead Forecast

Month Ahead Forecast

The month ahead forecast provided under licence from the Met Office indicates expected weather conditions across the United Kingdom for the next 30 days.

Ensemble data from the ECMWF model is plotted for Essex and shows predicted maximum and minimum temperatures for the next 15 days and 42 days.

Local ensemble data is now available for a selection of Essex towns and cities.


Friday 19th August 2022 - Sunday 28th August 2022

Cloud and rain will start moving into northwestern areas on Friday but remaining dry and bright in the southeast. A keen breeze may develop across the north and northwest towards the end of the week. Periods of rain will alternate with drier and clearer weather over the weekend and into the start of next week. Any prolonged rain is expected to occur across northern parts. Temperatures likely near normal at first, but becoming rather warm again further into the period, especially in the south. Unsettled conditions will likely dominate in most areas towards the end of the period, with a chance of showers in the south and some further spells of rain in the north.


Monday 29th August 2022 - Monday 12th September 2022

The conditions are likely to become generally more settled towards the end of August. Moving into the start of September, the north and west may see periods of rain which could occasionally spread further south and east. Some brighter and more settled periods are also expected, especially across the southern and eastern parts. Temperatures are likely to trend above average with the chance of occasional very warm spells.

Issued: 02:00 BST on Mon 15 Aug 2022

Contains public sector information licensed under the Open Government Licence.

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