"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

Wednesday
20 September


Chance of rain 9%
Max temp. 17°C
(feels like 15°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 4mph.
SW
Pressure 1019
Humidity 74%
UV Index
Air Quality

Low Tide 07:09 BST
(06:09 GMT)

High Tide 13:05 BST
(12:05 GMT)

Low Tide 19:39 BST
(18:39 GMT)

Thursday
21 September


Chance of rain 3%
Max temp. 18°C
(feels like 14°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 8mph.
S
Pressure 1015
Humidity 59%
UV Index
Air Quality

High Tide 01:22 BST
(00:22 GMT)

Low Tide 07:44 BST
(06:44 GMT)

High Tide 13:43 BST
(12:43 GMT)

Low Tide 20:12 BST
(19:12 GMT)

Friday
22 September


Chance of rain 5%
Max temp. 17°C
(feels like 15°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 4mph.
WSW
Pressure 1022
Humidity 57%
UV Index
Air Quality

High Tide 02:00 BST
(01:00 GMT)

Low Tide 08:18 BST
(07:18 GMT)

High Tide 14:19 BST
(13:19 GMT)

Low Tide 20:42 BST
(19:42 GMT)

Saturday
23 September


Chance of rain 6%
Max temp. 17°C
(feels like 15°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 5mph.
SSE
Pressure 1023
Humidity 66%
UV Index
Air Quality

High Tide 02:37 BST
(01:37 GMT)

Low Tide 08:50 BST
(07:50 GMT)

High Tide 14:53 BST
(13:53 GMT)

Low Tide 21:09 BST
(20:09 GMT)

Sunday
24 September


Chance of rain 9%
Max temp. 18°C
(feels like 16°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 5mph.
SSE
Pressure 1021
Humidity 70%
UV Index
Air Quality

High Tide 03:12 BST
(02:12 GMT)

Low Tide 09:19 BST
(08:19 GMT)

High Tide 15:26 BST
(14:26 GMT)

Low Tide 21:34 BST
(20:34 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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