London Weather and Climate
Temperatures, precipitation, sunshine
|Daytime temperature||7 ° C||8 ° C||10 ° C||13 ° C||17 ° C||20 ° C||22 ° C||22 ° C||19 ° C||15 ° C||10 ° C||8 ° C|
|Night temperature||2 ° C||3 ° C||4 ° C||6 ° C||9 ° C||12 ° C||14 ° C||13 ° C||11 ° C||9 ° C||5 ° C||3 ° C|
|Water temperature||9 ° C||9 ° C||8 ° C||10 ° C||11 ° C||14 ° C||15 ° C||17 ° C||17 ° C||16 ° C||14 ° C||12 ° C|
|Precipitation in mm||53||36||48||47||51||50||48||54||53||57||57||57|
|Hours of sunshine||2||2||4||5||7||7||6||6||5||3||2||1|
The annual average temperature is 10.9 ° C. For comparison: Munich reaches an average of 8.6 ° C, in Berlin it is 9.6 ° C. The warmest month is July (18 ° C), coldest month of January with mean values of 4.5 ° C. The maximum water temperature is 17 ° C. Pleasant bathing is possible from temperatures of around 21 ° C. The months of August and September have a water temperature of at least 17 ° C. Bathing is then possible to a limited extent.
The annual precipitation is 611 mm on 147 days with precipitation. For comparison: In Munich, 967 mm, in Berlin 570 mm, precipitation is measured annually. There is no rainy season, i.e. months with more than 175 mm of precipitation. In the months of January, February, March, November and December is possible snowfall.
As our climate table shows, May is the sunniest month with an average of 7 hours of sunshine per day. In the annual mean, the sun shines an average of 4.2 hours per day. For comparison: In Munich and Berlin, the sun shines an average of 4.7 hours per day throughout the year.
The following major towns are nearby and have similar climates: Borough of Medway, Luton, Sutton, Croydon, High Wycombe, Slough, Chelmsford, Basildon, Dagenham, Crawley, Gillingham and Enfield Town.