When is the best time to go to Brighton?

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

  • The best months for good weather in Brighton are June, July, August, September and October
  • On average, the warmest months are July, August and September
  • The coldest months are January and February
  • The rainiest months are January, October, November and December
  • September is the best month for swimming

Annual weather in Brighton

For full information about the climate and weather in Brighton a specific month, click on the corresponding line below:

January 41°F/47°F
February 41°F/47°F
March 43°F/50°F
April 47°F/56°F
May 52°F/59°F
June 58°F/65°F
July 61°F/68°F
August 61°F/68°F
September 58°F/67°F
October 54°F/61°F
November 49°F/54°F
December 45°F/49°F

Weather and climate in Brighton

Brighton enjoys a temperate oceanic climate (with warm summer) in accordance with the Köppen-Geiger classification. The yearly average maximum temperature in Brighton is 58°F (ranging from 47°F in january to 68°F in august). Annual rainfall is 41.2in, with a minimum of 2.1in in april and a maximum of 4.9in in december.
  • Between january and february the climate is the worst possible. The record temperature this month is 59°F and it rains in february about 3.5in.
  • From march to april the climate is bad. The temperature rises to 56°F and, in april, 3 days of rain are expected.
  • In may the climate is just OK. It is for example 59°F as maximum temperature in may and you can expect to have 2.9in of rainfall/month during this period.
  • Between the months of june and september the climate is good. By early evening, the temperature averages 63°F and it rains about 12% of the time in september.
  • In the month of october the climate is just OK. At lunchtime, it's 59°F in average and you can expect to have 4.5in of rainfall/month during this period.
  • Between november and december the climate is bad. In average, on the morning it is 45°F and it rains in december about 4.9in.

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Charts: temperature and rainfall in Brighton

In the charts below, you can see the following seasonal norms for the city of Brighton: the minimum and maximum outdoor temperature, the risk and amount of monthly rainfall, daily average sunshine, sea temperature, and relative humidity for each month of the year.

Outside temperature

Precipitation (rainfall)

Daily sunshine hours

Sea temperature


Peak visitor numbers and tourist seasons in Brighton

Find out when Brighton has its high tourist season (the period when the influx of tourists is highest) and off-peak tourist season using our data and figures.

Tourist seasons in Brighton

  • Very low season in Brighton
    The months with the lowest number of tourists are: January and February.
  • Low season in Brighton
    The months with low numbers of tourists are: March, November and December.
  • High season in Brighton
    The number of visitors to Brighton is high in: April, May, June, September and October.
  • Peek season in Brighton
    The largest number of tourists visiting Brighton is during: July and August.

Figure: Visitor index for Brighton month by month

Best time for low prices in Brighton

Average prices of hotels in Brighton month by month

Generally, January is the month with the lowest hotel prices in Brighton. So this is a great time to save on your holiday! In contrast, July is statistically the most expensive month of the year for hotels.

Find the best price for your hotel room

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