South Shields set to bask in warm weekend as Met Office predicts sunny weather

As soon as we get a taste of some sunshine, the question is always the same.

Thursday, 28th June 2018, 9:26 am
Updated Friday, 29th June 2018, 2:58 pm

Will it last? Or have we had our fill for the summer?

It certainly may feel like we are heading towards the end of our hot weather quota - but, according to the Met Office, we still have some left to enjoy!

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Forecasters are predicting a warm and sunny weekend for families in South Shields, so it sounds like the perfect time to grab your sunglasses and head to the beach for a day out.

We’ve got a canny few days on the horizon as we head into the weekend, but Sunday will be the day to enjoy the great outdoors with clear skies and temperatures of 17°C.

Saturday afternoon will be sunny too if you want to choose a few hours to sunbathe, and the hot weather is set to continue into next week.

The Met Office is currently predicting highs of 17°C as we head towards Wednesday.

Swans at Hebburn Nature Reserve enjoying the sunshine.

Best check your office fan is in full working order!

Heat wave temperatures at Sandhaven Beach. Leighton, 9 with brother Lennox Bell, 4 from Washington.