Heatwave advice - August 2022 | News centre

NHS logo

News from Guildford and Waverley and across the Surrey Heartlands area

News and media releases from Guildford and Waverley and the Surrey Heartlands area

If you have some news to share, would like to see us feature a patient story or simply have a question, then feel free to get in touch with us.

Get in touch

Heatwave advice - August 2022

Bright shining strong sun in the clear blue sky

Temperatures are forecast to build this week across Surrey and are likely to rise into the low-to-mid 30s Celsius. However, temperatures are not expected to be as extreme as those experienced in July.

The UK Health Security Agency (UKHSA) has issued a Level 3 Heat Health Alert for southern and central England, which includes Surrey Heartlands. The alert is in force from Tuesday through to Saturday, with the UKHSA advising people to look out for vulnerable people, including older people, young children and those with underlying health conditions.

Read our tips and find out how to keep safe and cope during hot weather on our Summer wellness page.

We have placed cookies on your computer to help make this website better. You can, at any time, read our website privacy and cookies statement. Otherwise, we will assume that you are OK to continue.

Change cookie settings: