Being on the south coast means Bournemouth gets some of the best weather in the UK. Our micro-climate brings many hours of sunshine and often warmer temperatures than our neighbouring areas.

Bournenmouth Weather Forecast


  • June, July and August are often the hottest months in Bournemouth with average temperatures of around 17°C (62°F). We often enjoy an Indian Summer with lovely weather into September and October too.
  • The most daily sunshine hours is 13 hours a day in July.
  • The best month to swim in the sea is in August when the average sea temperature is 17°C (63°F).

Not a problem, check out these indoor attractions in Bournemouth. 

Want to be able to swim on holiday any time of year?
Check out these Bournemouth hotels with swimming pools.