Well it had to end some time and for many of us the heatwave came to a dramatic conclusion last night as violent storms swept across some parts of the region.
There were spectacular displays of lightning and thunder, coupled with torrential downpours.
Cambridgeshire was one of the worst hit areas: homes were struck by lightning and over half an inch of rain fell in some places. And for one family, a lightning strike led to a dramatic escape.
Click above to see ITV News Anglia's Elodie Harper report in the thunderstorms
More top news
Many places will have a fine day with some sunshine tomorrow but there will be a few showers about during the afternoon.
Norwich City manager Alex Neil has confirmed that the club have suspended Lewis Grabban after the striker went AWOL earlier this week.
The cereal harvest in the East of England generates more than three quarters of a billion pounds every year.