Heatwave weather to deliver tourism boost to Burnham-On-Sea
businesses in the Burnham-On-Sea area are preparing for a bumper
weekend as forecasters predict temperatures will be hotter than
parts of the Mediterranean.
Burnham-On-Sea area looks set to enjoy its hottest days of the
year if the weather forecasts are correct, as shown above.
Jefferies, manager at Burnham's tourist information centre, told
Burnham-On-Sea.com: "Many local holiday parks have been very
busy this week with advance bookings thanks to the excellent weather.
It looks like being an especially busy weekend."
Met Office predicts the south west is in for a hot spell as temperatures
reach 24 degrees centigrade (75F) on Sunday with only light winds
and a "zero per cent chance of rain."
hot weather is also forecast to continue into next week with temperatures
of 27c (81F) forecast for Monday. The highest temperature so far
this year in Burnham was 23.1C on 6th June.
Top, the weather map for the Burnham area from the Met Office
and, above, people enjoying the sunny conditions on the seafront