"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Cold Knap Beach Weather and Tides

The bay, located adjacent to Barry Old Harbour, is primarily a steeply sloping stone and pebble beach, with sand exposed at low water only. The beach faces south west towards the Bristol Channel, backed by cliffs at the north end, with a promenade at the south end towards Cold Knap Point and the highly urbanised town of Barry in the surrounding area.

Nearest town: Barry

Local authority: Vale of Glamorgan Council

OS Grid Reference: ST097663

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Weather and Tides

Forecast for the next five days

Tuesday
19 June


Chance of rain 51%
Max temp. 18°C
(feels like 16°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 6mph.
W
Pressure 1024
Humidity 88%
UV Index
Air Quality

Low Tide 05:37 BST
(04:37 GMT)

High Tide 12:01 BST
(11:01 GMT)

Low Tide 17:53 BST
(16:53 GMT)

Wednesday
20 June


Chance of rain 12%
Max temp. 19°C
(feels like 18°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 5mph.
W
Pressure 1021
Humidity 81%
UV Index
Air Quality

Low Tide 06:30 BST
(05:30 GMT)

High Tide 12:58 BST
(11:58 GMT)

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

High Tide 23:23 GMT

Thursday
21 June


Chance of rain 7%
Max temp. 18°C
(feels like 15°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 6mph.
NNW
Pressure 1027
Humidity 50%
UV Index
Air Quality

High Tide 01:25 BST
(00:25 GMT)

Low Tide 07:32 BST
(06:32 GMT)

High Tide 14:02 BST
(13:02 GMT)

Low Tide 19:59 BST
(18:59 GMT)

Friday
22 June


Chance of rain 1%
Max temp. 17°C
(feels like 15°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 5mph.
NW
Pressure 1029
Humidity 54%
UV Index
Air Quality

High Tide 02:32 BST
(01:32 GMT)

Low Tide 08:40 BST
(07:40 GMT)

High Tide 15:09 BST
(14:09 GMT)

Low Tide 21:11 BST
(20:11 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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