When is the best time to go to England?

When is the best time to go to England? Here's some information to help you in your decision:

  • In England, the weather is good across more than 72% of the territory for: July, August and September
  • The best months to go to London are May, June, July, August and September
  • On average, the warmest months in London are July and August, and the coldest month of the year is January
  • The cities with the best climate are London, Jersey, Cambridge, Guernsey, Southampton, Stonehenge, Chester, Colchester, Maidstone and Southend-on-Sea, with good weather at least 5 months a year
  • The best months for swimming in London are August and September

For information about the climate and the weather city by city in England for a specific month, click on the corresponding line below:

January 40°F to 50°F
27%
February 41°F to 49°F
25%
March 43°F to 50°F
21%
April 49°F to 56°F
19%
May 52°F to 61°F
23%
June 58°F to 67°F
28%
July 61°F to 70°F
28%
August 61°F to 70°F
29%
September 58°F to 65°F
21%
October 52°F to 59°F
28%
November 45°F to 56°F
32%
December 41°F to 52°F
28%
* weather varies across the country

Best time to travel to England by cities

London

Best time to go to London

The best months to go to London are may, june, july, august and september.

Jersey

Best time to go to Jersey

The best months to go to Jersey are june, july, august, september and october.

Liverpool

Best time to go to Liverpool

The best months to go to Liverpool are june, july, august and september.

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Temperatures and rainfall in England

On these 3 graphs, we present the evolution of temperatures of England and month-by-month rainfall for the cities of London, Jersey, Liverpool, Manchester and Plymouth, as well as the month-by-month sea temperature for coastal cities.


Where to go in England?

This table allows you to see the maximum temperature for each city and our opinion on the weather month by month (see colour legend below the table).

Cities jan.feb.mar.apr.mayjun.jul.aug.sep.oct.nov.dec.
London45°F47°F52°F59°F63°F68°F74°F72°F68°F59°F52°F47°F
Jersey50°F49°F50°F54°F58°F61°F65°F67°F65°F61°F56°F52°F
Liverpool45°F47°F50°F56°F59°F65°F67°F67°F63°F58°F50°F47°F
Manchester43°F45°F50°F56°F59°F65°F67°F67°F63°F56°F49°F45°F
Plymouth49°F49°F50°F54°F58°F63°F67°F65°F63°F59°F54°F50°F
Bath47°F47°F52°F58°F61°F67°F70°F68°F65°F59°F52°F49°F
Brighton47°F47°F50°F56°F59°F65°F68°F68°F65°F59°F54°F49°F
Bristol47°F47°F52°F58°F61°F67°F70°F68°F65°F59°F52°F49°F
Cambridge45°F47°F52°F58°F61°F67°F72°F72°F67°F59°F50°F47°F
Guernsey50°F50°F50°F54°F56°F61°F65°F65°F65°F61°F58°F54°F
Newcastle43°F45°F49°F54°F58°F63°F67°F67°F63°F56°F50°F45°F
Oxford45°F47°F50°F58°F61°F67°F70°F70°F67°F59°F50°F47°F
Southampton47°F47°F52°F58°F61°F67°F70°F70°F67°F59°F52°F49°F
Stonehenge45°F47°F52°F58°F61°F67°F70°F70°F67°F59°F52°F47°F
Barnstaple47°F47°F50°F56°F59°F65°F67°F67°F63°F59°F52°F49°F
Barrow in Furness45°F45°F47°F52°F56°F59°F63°F63°F61°F56°F50°F49°F
Berwick-Upon-Tweed45°F45°F47°F50°F54°F59°F63°F63°F59°F54°F49°F45°F
Birmingham45°F45°F50°F56°F61°F67°F70°F68°F65°F58°F50°F45°F
Blackpool47°F47°F49°F54°F58°F61°F65°F65°F63°F58°F52°F49°F
Bournemouth49°F49°F50°F56°F59°F65°F68°F67°F65°F59°F54°F50°F

Legend:

good weather

tolerable weather

bad weather

very bad weather



Map of England

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Is this weather information for England reliable?

Climate data for England has been gathered every day since January 2009. The analysis of these meteorological data for England allows us to determine the average for each month in London, Jersey, Liverpool, Manchester, Plymouth, Bath, Brighton, Bristol, and 39 other cities.

So yes: this data is reliable except in cases of temporary climate disruption in the region.

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