"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Blue Anchor West Beach Weather and Tides

Blue Anchor is on the coast of Somerset overlooking the Bristol Channel. The beach is shingle and sand, and the water has a naturally cloudy colour. The beach has a shallow slope and a very large tidal range so that it can be up to half a kilometre to the sea at low tide. The Pill River and Carhampton Stream cross the beach.

Nearest town: Dunster

Local authority: Somerset County Council

OS Grid Reference: ST023434

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Weather and Tides

Forecast for the next five days

Saturday
21 April


Chance of rain 49%
Max temp. 21°C
(feels like 19°C)
Wind 1mph, gusting to 3mph.
E
Pressure 1019
Humidity 72%
UV Index
Air Quality

Low Tide 04:17 BST
(03:17 GMT)

High Tide 10:58 BST
(09:58 GMT)

Low Tide 16:39 BST
(15:39 GMT)

High Tide 23:17 BST
(22:17 GMT)

Sunday
22 April


Chance of rain 40%
Max temp. 14°C
(feels like 11°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 4mph.
NW
Pressure 1011
Humidity 75%
UV Index
Air Quality

Low Tide 05:05 BST
(04:05 GMT)

High Tide 11:50 BST
(10:50 GMT)

Low Tide 17:33 BST
(16:33 GMT)

Monday
23 April


Chance of rain 13%
Max temp. 13°C
(feels like 9°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 7mph.
W
Pressure 1018
Humidity 75%
UV Index
Air Quality

Low Tide 06:08 BST
(05:08 GMT)

High Tide 12:59 BST
(11:59 GMT)

Low Tide 18:49 BST
(17:49 GMT)

High Tide 23:14 GMT

Tuesday
24 April


Chance of rain 44%
Max temp. 14°C
(feels like 11°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 5mph.
W
Pressure 1017
Humidity 84%
UV Index
Air Quality

High Tide 01:36 BST
(00:36 GMT)

Low Tide 07:56 BST
(06:56 GMT)

High Tide 14:38 BST
(13:38 GMT)

Low Tide 20:59 BST
(19:59 GMT)

Wednesday
25 April


Chance of rain 31%
Max temp. 13°C
(feels like 9°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 9mph.
W
Pressure 1015
Humidity 72%
UV Index
Air Quality

High Tide 03:14 BST
(02:14 GMT)

Low Tide 09:44 BST
(08:44 GMT)

High Tide 15:57 BST
(14:57 GMT)

Low Tide 22:11 BST
(21:11 GMT)

Important! Tide times are for the nearest measurement point and may not be accurate for this location. You should not rely on these times for anything other than a broad indication of when the tide will be at its highest or lowest.

In particular, these tide times are not suitable for navigational use. Accurate tide forecasts require complex calculations and detailed local information. If you intend to engage in any activity for which tidal information is important for safety reasons (including sailing, powerboating, diving, and surfing) then you should obtain professional data.

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