Heathrow has now recorded a temperature of 35.7 °C. The hottest July on record was 36.5 °C in 2006 #hottestdayoftheyear
From Faversham to Portsmouth - your photos recording the hot temperatures across the region today.
So how hot is it across Wales? Well official weather temperatures show we're basking in summer conditions not seen for ten years.
The Met Office has today issued a Level 3 Heatwave Alert for the South East Region