Sunshine and Showers

Sunshine and Showers

max temp: 9°C

min temp: 3°C

Search

What is the weather going to be like this Bank Holiday weekend?

PUBLISHED: 15:33 24 August 2018 | UPDATED: 15:34 24 August 2018

Will it be warm enough to sit on the beach this weekend? Picture: SARAH LUCY BROWN

Will it be warm enough to sit on the beach this weekend? Picture: SARAH LUCY BROWN

Archant

Sunshine or showers? Which way will the weather be going for the August Bank Holiday.

Forecasters are predicting that the temperatures will be staying close to average for the long weekend with temperatures getting no higher than around 20 or 21C.

Low pressure coming in from the north west mean that temperatures are up to 10C lower than they were during the Bank Holiday weekend in May.

Forecasters at Weatherquest said that Saturday is looking to be dry if a little chilly.

There will be a lot of sunshine around but with some westerly winds temperatures will only be reaching around 18 or 19C.

Sunday will be the coolest of the three days and also the wettest with rain moving west across the region, providing a cloudy and damp end to the week.

Monday will be much drier with temperatures peaking at 20 or 21C and quite a lot of sunshine around.

Police have warned of the dangers of drug use after finding empty canisters of laughing gas by a Suffolk village hall.

Bailey hasn’t had the best start to life and hopes someone can give him the loving home he deserves. Watch our video of him playing with his favourite toy.

Crowds watched in awe as a 50ft Christmas tree was lifted into place on the newly renovated Ipswich Cornhill, just in time for the festival period.

David Kindred takes a look at past building sites around Ipswich before the introduction of health and safety including St Margaret’s church and Fore Street.

A lorry driver has been arrested after his heavy goods vehicle crashed into the central reservation on the A14 at Ipswich.

Walkers crisps, frozen mash, children’s shoes, and wine from John Lewis are a few of the many items which are being recalled. Check the list and make sure you don’t have these products in your home.

Highways England is to resurface a stretch of uneven road which has been causing major delays for motorists on the A14.

From a new restaurant opening in Ipswich to finding out which Suffolk road is in the top 10 of riskiest roads in the East of England.

Police have discovered the body of a missing teenager in Lakenheath.

Children’s authors took centre stage in a question and answer session in Ipswich.

Most read

Show Job Lists

Topic pages

Newsletter Sign Up

Ipswich Star daily newsletter
Sign up to receive our regular email newsletter

Our Privacy Policy

MyDate24 MyPhotos24