What the weather will be like this weekend in Hartlepool

We're well and truly into the summer holidays now - and here's hoping the summer weather is here to stay.

The recent rain has helped clear a little of the humidity so let's see what's in store for this weekend.

According to the latest forecast from the Met Office, Hartlepool will hit highs of 22°C on Saturday.

It will feel quite humid in the morning, but this is expected to reduce a little as we move into the evening.

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The heat will continue into Sunday when the temperatures will be marginally cooler - between 15°C and 20°C.

Poppy Preston enjoys the sun in Hartlepool.

Poppy Preston enjoys the sun in Hartlepool.

The current outlook heading towards Monday said: "Largely dry Saturday, with warm sunny spells, and perhaps the odd shower possible.

"Dry Sunday, with sunny spells and light winds. Likely turning cloudier Monday, but staying dry and warm."

It's predicted to stay warm as the week continues, with temperatures in the early twenties and late teens set for Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday.

Toby Lundrigan at the coast.

Toby Lundrigan at the coast.