Temperatures reached 24.9°C (76.8°F) in Burnham-On-Sea on Thursday afternoon (June 27th) and forecasters say it’s set to get even hotter.

The balmy weather conditions for Burnham are set to continue as warm air from Europe is drawn into the south west.

The Burnham-On-Sea weather forecast shows temperatures will rise to 26°C (78.8°F) today (Friday) with a light easterly breeze.

Forecasters warn that UV levels will be very high and that sun protection is needed for those planning to enjoy the sunshine.

Our photo shows the after-glow in Burnham on Thursday evening following a perfect summer’s day.