Please be aware that due to the current pandemic and the uncertainty of how things will progress this year some events may be cancelled or curtailed so
please make sure you contact the event organisers before making any plans for 2021.
If you do visit please respect our Town keeping to all the current regulations in force at the time and please leave nothing but footprints in the sand
when you depart.
Broadstairs Weather Page
Please do not take important decisions based on information provided by this private weather station. It
only provides a guide as to the weather conditions prevailing in Broadstairs.
The new weather station was installed on the 2nd April and is now reporting live. There may be a few teething
troubles initially but hopefully not many. I have added the UV Index measured by the station and the lightning sensor data will appear if we get
any thunderstorms, the lightning sensor will pick up anything within a 25 mile radius but as we are quite high and can see France (on a clear day)
it may pickup strikes further out in the Channel. At present my solar/UV sensor is shaded by around 6PM or so which reduces the readings,
I need to relocate it to a better position.
Summary / Temperature
2 Bft - Light Breeze
Gust Month: 35.4 mph mph
Rain Rate (/hr):
10 rain days in July.
Humidity & Barometer
High: 2.0 @ 07:49
High: 274 @
Current local sea conditions:
The following values taken from Sandettie Automatic Lightship Wind: Strong Breeze (Force 6) Sea State: Large waves begin to form; the white foam crests are more extensive everywhere. Probably some spray. Air Temperature: 16.4°C (61.5°F) Air Pressure: 1006.9 mb Sea Temperature: 16.7°C (62.1°F) Wave Height: 0.6 metres (2 Feet) Wind Speed: 25.3 MPH (11.3 m/s) Wind Direction: SW Visibility at sea: 5.8 Miles Readings from: 06:00 (GMT)
WXSIM Weather Forecast - Outlook: Today & Tonight
Partly Cloudy High: 22°C
WXSIM forecast: Partly cloudy. A slight chance of rain. Windy and mild. High 22°C. UV index up to 5. Wind west-southwest around 13 mph, gusting to 25 mph, in the morning, becoming 19 mph, gusting to 30 mph, in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation less than 20 percent. Precipitation mostly less than 2 mm.
Partly Cloudy Low: 15°C
WXSIM forecast: Fair in the evening, becoming fair to partly cloudy after midnight. Windy. Low 15°C. Wind west-southwest around 22 mph, gusting to 31 mph.