Weather forecast: Sunshine for Scarborough over the bank holiday weekend

After weeks of rain, clouds and glum skies, it seems some sunshine is finally heading to the coast.

Thursday, 27th May 2021, 9:45 am
Updated Thursday, 27th May 2021, 9:46 am

With a bank holiday nearly here, it looks like fortune will come our way as warmer temperatures and bright sun are forecast over the long weekend.

Clear skies means a chance to get our an explore the beautiful outdoors around Scarborough

Whether it's a trip to the beaches, a walk along the cliffs or exploring the forests nearby, there are plenty of ways to enjoy the warmer weather over the bank holiday.

Sunshine in Scarborough in 2020. Picture: Richard Ponter/ JPI Media

Here is a day-by-day forecast of weather for Scarborough, according to The Met Office.


The weekend will start off warmer with a max temperature of 15°C.

However Friday will remain cloudy.

Busy South Bay beach. Picture: James Hardisty/ JPI Media

It should stay dry with just a light breeze throughout the day.

Pollen levels are set to be low.

Sunrise is at 04.39am with sunset at 9.19pm.


The first taste of sunshine of the weekend will emerge on Saturday morning.

There will be sunny intervals throughout the day with a cloudier sky from 10am to 1pm.

The evening is set to be sunny and skies should stay clear overnight.

Again maximum temperatures will be 15°C with very light breeze in the daytime.

Pollen levels are forecast to remain low.

Sunrise is at 4.38am and sunset at 9.20pm.


The best day to see a sunrise will be Sunday will clear skies all day and night.

It will be sunny throughout the day with a gentle breeze.

Chance of precipitation is <5% and the maximum temperature will be 16°C.

Pollen levels rise to medium.

For those wanting to catch the sunrise it will be at 04.37am and will set at 9.22pm.


Another sunny day on Monday will see temperatures of 16°C.

Although cloud is forecast for early morning from 7am skies will clear.

Wind speeds remain gentle and again the chance of precipitation is <5%

The pollen count is medium.

Sunrise is set for 4.36am and sunset will be 9.23pm.