The best times to visit Basildon for ideal weather are

June 11th to October 7th

based on average temperature and humidity from NOAA (the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration). Read below for more weather and travel details.

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Weather in Basildon

Temperature

Average temperatures in Basildon vary greatly. Considering humidity, temperatures feel cold for about half of the year and otherwise nice with a fair chance of precipitation about half of the year. The area is less temperate than some — in the 31st percentile for pleasant weather — compared to tourist destinations worldwide. Weeks with ideal weather are listed above. If you’re looking for the very warmest time to visit Basildon, the hottest months are July, August, and then June. See average monthly temperatures below. The warmest time of year is generally mid July where highs are regularly around 75.9°F (24.4°C) with temperatures rarely dropping below 55.5°F (13.1°C) at night.

Basildon Temperatures (Fahrenheit)

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Basildon Temperatures (Celsius)

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“Feels-Like” Temperatures

The way we experience weather isn’t all about temperature. Higher temperatures affect us much more at higher humidity, and colder temperatures feel piercing with high winds. Our perceived temperatures factor in humidity and wind chill to better represent how hot or cold the day feels to a person.

Basildon Perceived Temperature (F)

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Basildon Perceived Temperature (C)

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Average Basildon Temperatures by Month

Daily highs (averaged for the month) usually give the best indication of the weather. A significantly lower mean and low generally just means it gets colder at night.

Show Fahrenheit

Month Avg. High (°F) Avg. Mean (°F) Avg. Low (°F)
Jan 46.3 40.8 35
Feb 45.9 40.5 35.2
Mar 52.5 44.4 37.3
Apr 58.2 49.1 40.4
May 60.7 52.5 44.8
Jun 67.8 58.4 49.1
Jul 72.8 62.9 54
Aug 69.2 60.7 52.8
Sep 64.9 56.3 48.9
Oct 59.4 53.2 47.1
Nov 51.4 46.4 41
Dec 49.5 44.5 39.3

Show Celsius

Month Avg. High (°C) Avg. Mean (°C) Avg. Low (°C)
Jan 7.9 4.9 1.7
Feb 7.7 4.7 1.8
Mar 11.4 6.9 2.9
Apr 14.6 9.5 4.7
May 15.9 11.4 7.1
Jun 19.9 14.7 9.5
Jul 22.7 17.2 12.2
Aug 20.7 15.9 11.6
Sep 18.3 13.5 9.4
Oct 15.2 11.8 8.4
Nov 10.8 8 5
Dec 9.7 6.9 4.1


 

Precipitation (Rain or Snow)

If dry weather is what you’re after, the months with the lowest chance of significant precipitation in Basildon are March, June, and then July. Note that we define “significant precipitation” as .1 inches or more in this section. The lowest chance of rain or snow occurs around early March. For example, on the week of March 5th there are no days of precipitation on average. By contrast, it’s most likely to rain or snow in early January with an average of 4 days of significant precipitation the week of January 1st.

When can you find snow in Basildon? Weather stations report no annual snow. Please note that a value of 0 for snow in the graph below may either mean there was no snow, or that snow is unreported.

Chanceof Precipitation

The graph below shows the % chance of rainy and snowy days in Basildon.

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Snow on the Ground

The graph below shows the average snow on the ground in Basildon (in).

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Average Rain and Snow by Month

Show Inches

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (in) Total Precipitation (in)
Jan 42% 0 4.1
Feb 38% 0 3.3
Mar 10% 0 1.1
Apr 17% 0 1
May 28% 0 2.6
Jun 12% 0 1.1
Jul 15% 0 2
Aug 22% 0 2.9
Sep 15% 0 1.4
Oct 25% 0 3.3
Nov 32% 0 3.1
Dec 26% 0 3

Show Centimeters

Month Daily Chance of Rain Average Snow Depth (cm) Total Precipitation (cm)
Jan 42 0 10.4
Feb 38 0 8.4
Mar 10 0 2.8
Apr 17 0 2.5
May 28 0 6.6
Jun 12 0 2.8
Jul 15 0 5.1
Aug 22 0 7.4
Sep 15 0 3.6
Oct 25 0 8.4
Nov 32 0 7.9
Dec 26 0 7.6

 

Humidity and Wind

Basildon has some extremely humid months, and above average humidity throughout the year. The least humid month is July (63.4% relative humidity), and the most humid month is November (85.3%).

Wind in Basildon is usually not reported.

Relative Humidity (%)

The graph below shows the average % humidity by month in Basildon.

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Wind

The graph below shows wind speed (max and average) in knots.

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Average Wind Speeds

Show Wind Speeds

All wind speeds are in knots. 1 knot = 1.15 MPH or 1.85 KPH.

Month Avg. Wind Avg. Wind Feel Sustained High Wind High Wind Feel
Jan 0 Still 0 Still
Feb 0 Still 0 Still
Mar 0 Still 0 Still
Apr 0 Still 0 Still
May 0 Still 0 Still
Jun 0 Still 0 Still
Jul 0 Still 0 Still
Aug 0 Still 0 Still
Sep 0 Still 0 Still
Oct 0 Still 0 Still
Nov 0 Still 0 Still
Dec 0 Still 0 Still

Show Relative Humidity by Month

Month Avg. Relative Humidity
Jan 83.3%
Feb 79.3%
Mar 68.9%
Apr 66.9%
May 68.6%
Jun 64.3%
Jul 63.4%
Aug 67.7%
Sep 75.6%
Oct 82.7%
Nov 85.3%
Dec 82.6%

 

Is it Safe to Travel to Basildon?

Our best data indicates this area is somewhat safe. As of Jan 18, 2018 there are travel warnings for the United Kingdom; exercise a high degree of caution. Check this page for any recent changes or regions to avoid: Travel Advice and Advisories


 

The Busiest and Least Crowded Months

The busiest month for tourism in Basildon, the United Kingdom is February, followed by March and October. Prices for hotels and flights will be most expensive during these months, though you can save if you purchase well in advance. Tourists are unlikely to visit Basildon in December. Those willing to visit at these times will likely find it the least expensive month.

Estimated Tourism by Month

 

Most Popular Months to Visit

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Tourists Seeking Accommodations

Tourism graph is based on Google searches for services used by tourists relative to the rest of the year. Tourism data for this area is very reliable. Displayed data is calculated relative to the peak, so a score of 45.1 in December means 45.1% of the tourists vs. February.


Overall Basildon Travel Experience by Season

Spring (March through May)

Humidity and temperatures combine to make this season feel moderately cold. Highs range from 62.6°F (17°C) and 47.8°F (8.8°C) with warmer temperatures in the later months. Rain is somewhat common with 3 to 9 days of significant precipitation per month. Spring is the second busiest for tourism, which makes it a good time for those looking for things to do.

Summer (June through August)

The middle-year months have comfortably cool weather with high temperatures that are comfortable. These months see the least precipitation with 4 to 7 days of precipitation per month. June – August is fairly slow season for tourism in Basildon, so lodging and other accommodations may cost slightly less.

Fall (September through November)

Fall daily highs range from 66.4°F (19.1°C) and 46°F (7.8°C), which will feel chilly given the humidity and wind. It rains or snows a significant amount: 4 to 10 days per month. Tourism is the busiest during these months due to the weather, so hotels may be higher priced.

Winter (December through February)

Weather is too cold this time of year in Basildon to be enjoyable for warm weather travelers. The average high during this season is between 52.2°F (11.2°C) and 41.9°F (5.5°C). On average, it rains or snows a great amount: 8 to 13 times per month. These times of year are the slowest with tourists.

 

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