Boxing Day weather in the Anglia region

Early morning winter sunshine at Olney in Buckinghamshire Photo: Iain Welters

Dry for most through Boxing Day, although still one or two showers around, especially at first. Early frost and fog in places, this slow to lift, and feeling cold. Some sunny intervals, though, and winds will be mainly light. Maximum temperature 6°C.

A chilly evening then temperatures rising as strong winds and rain spread in overnight, the rain becoming heavy at times, with southerly gales developing, especially on exposed coasts. Minimum temperature 1°C.

  • Friday

A wet, windy start, still some heavy rain for a time, but brightening up with some sunshine developing, although staying windy with some squally showers coming along. Maximum temperature 8°C.

  • Outlook

Saturday, sunny spells, showers, chilly breeze. Sunday, a cold start, bright spells and mainly dry but cloudier later, winds freshening. Monday, windy, rain early and late, bright for a time.

Christmas Day extremes in the Anglia region

  • Highest temperature: 8.1C at Shoeburyness, Essex
  • Lowest temperature: 1.6C at Bedford
  • Wettest (24 hours to 9pm): 6mm at Writtle, Essex
  • Sunniest: 5.8 hours at Wittering, Cambridgeshire

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