Weather turning colder with some rain after record-breaking bank holiday temperatures

Shoppers with umbrellas in Bury St Edmunds. Picture: GREGG BROWN

Shoppers with umbrellas in Bury St Edmunds. Picture: GREGG BROWN

After the scorching high temperatures earlier this week, the region’s weather is set to turn slightly colder today with a chance of some rain showers.

The hot weather brought thousands of visitors to Felixstowe. Picture: GREGG BROWN

The hot weather brought thousands of visitors to Felixstowe. Picture: GREGG BROWN

A cloudy morning is forecast, with occasional rain spreading eastwards, but it is expected to brighten up to sunnier conditions for the rest of the day. There is a small chance of the odd light shower during the afternoon.

The maximum temperature will hit 17C (62.6).

Tomorrow, early mist patches are expected to clear for a sunny, dry day. High temperatures will again be around the 17C mark.

Hot weather in Felixstowe brought out thousands of beach goers. Picture: GREGG BROWN

Hot weather in Felixstowe brought out thousands of beach goers. Picture: GREGG BROWN

People enjoying the hot weather in Abbey Gardens, Bury St Edmunds. Pictured is Matilda Gordon. Pict

People enjoying the hot weather in Abbey Gardens, Bury St Edmunds. Pictured is Matilda Gordon. Picture: GREGG BROWN