"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

Thursday
21 September


Chance of rain 90%
Max temp. 16°C
(feels like 13°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 6mph.
W
Pressure 1012
Humidity 89%
UV Index
Air Quality

Low Tide 02:28 BST
(01:28 GMT)

High Tide 08:32 BST
(07:32 GMT)

Low Tide 14:42 BST
(13:42 GMT)

High Tide 20:47 BST
(19:47 GMT)

Friday
22 September


Chance of rain 63%
Max temp. 17°C
(feels like 13°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 7mph.
SSW
Pressure 1020
Humidity 65%
UV Index
Air Quality

Low Tide 03:05 BST
(02:05 GMT)

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

Low Tide 15:16 BST
(14:16 GMT)

High Tide 21:21 BST
(20:21 GMT)

Saturday
23 September


Chance of rain 5%
Max temp. 18°C
(feels like 14°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 8mph.
S
Pressure 1020
Humidity 64%
UV Index
Air Quality

Low Tide 03:34 BST
(02:34 GMT)

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

Low Tide 15:44 BST
(14:44 GMT)

High Tide 21:50 BST
(20:50 GMT)

Sunday
24 September


Chance of rain 52%
Max temp. 18°C
(feels like 17°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 4mph.
SSW
Pressure 1019
Humidity 81%
UV Index
Air Quality

Low Tide 03:58 BST
(02:58 GMT)

High Tide 10:06 BST
(09:06 GMT)

Low Tide 16:07 BST
(15:07 GMT)

High Tide 22:16 BST
(21:16 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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