"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Brightlingsea Beach Weather and Tides

Brightlingsea on the River Colne is rich in seafaring history and is one of the Cinque Ports. The town is a haven for yachting and hosts international sailing events annually. Sailing barges offer pleasure trips to visitors. Its sandy beach runs along Western Promenade next to Batemans Tower, a historic local landmark. A parade of beach huts line an attractive and enjoyable waterside walk where you can join the nature trail along the site of an old railway line to Alresford Creek. A range of sports and leisure activities are available along the promenade.

Nearest town: Brightlingsea

Local authority: Essex County Council

OS Grid Reference: TM077161

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Weather and Tides

Forecast for the next five days

Saturday
21 July


Chance of rain 6%
Max temp. 23°C
(feels like 22°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 3mph.
S
Pressure 1014
Humidity 62%
UV Index
Air Quality

High Tide 07:24 BST
(06:24 GMT)

Low Tide 13:15 BST
(12:15 GMT)

High Tide 19:49 BST
(18:49 GMT)

Sunday
22 July


Chance of rain 6%
Max temp. 24°C
(feels like 24°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 3mph.
SW
Pressure 1015
Humidity 60%
UV Index
Air Quality

Low Tide 02:04 BST
(01:04 GMT)

High Tide 08:30 BST
(07:30 GMT)

Low Tide 14:31 BST
(13:31 GMT)

High Tide 20:58 BST
(19:58 GMT)

Monday
23 July


Chance of rain 2%
Max temp. 25°C
(feels like 24°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 5mph.
SSE
Pressure 1016
Humidity 60%
UV Index
Air Quality

Low Tide 03:16 BST
(02:16 GMT)

High Tide 09:39 BST
(08:39 GMT)

Low Tide 15:52 BST
(14:52 GMT)

High Tide 22:04 BST
(21:04 GMT)

Tuesday
24 July


Chance of rain 5%
Max temp. 25°C
(feels like 23°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 5mph.
S
Pressure 1013
Humidity 55%
UV Index
Air Quality

Low Tide 04:32 BST
(03:32 GMT)

High Tide 10:42 BST
(09:42 GMT)

Low Tide 17:12 BST
(16:12 GMT)

High Tide 23:02 BST
(22:02 GMT)

Wednesday
25 July


Chance of rain 8%
Max temp. 26°C
(feels like 25°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 4mph.
SSE
Pressure 1015
Humidity 55%
UV Index
Air Quality

Low Tide 05:34 BST
(04:34 GMT)

High Tide 11:33 BST
(10:33 GMT)

Low Tide 18:11 BST
(17:11 GMT)

High Tide 23:50 BST
(22:50 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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