The pressure in Southend, United Kingdom is predicted to rapidly drop over the next few hours, with an average pressure of 984.7 hPa today, which is lower than normal.
Weather prediction: Expect storm force weather
The daily total fluctuation in pressure in Southend is 26.3 hPa, with a low of 971.9 hPa and a high of 998.2 hPa. The daily average here is lower than in most cities around the world.
In Southend, the barometric pressure generally fluctuates between 1000 and 1020 millibars. The seasons have a noticeable effect on the pressure, with higher values recorded during winter due to the colder air. In summer, the pressure tends to be slightly lower.
The landscape around Southend influences the atmospheric pressure. Being a coastal town, the proximity to the sea affects the pressure patterns. The cooler air over the water can create a pressure difference compared to the warmer land, resulting in breezy conditions. Additionally, the presence of the Southend Pier can alter airflow, causing localized variations in pressure.