"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

Saturday
19 August


Chance of rain 16%
Max temp. 18°C
(feels like 14°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 8mph.
W
Pressure 1019
Humidity 64%
UV Index
Air Quality

High Tide 05:20 BST
(04:20 GMT)

Low Tide 11:32 BST
(10:32 GMT)

High Tide 17:49 BST
(16:49 GMT)

Sunday
20 August


Chance of rain 61%
Max temp. 18°C
(feels like 17°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 7mph.
SW
Pressure 1019
Humidity 84%
UV Index
Air Quality

High Tide 06:24 BST
(05:24 GMT)

Low Tide 12:37 BST
(11:37 GMT)

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

Low Tide 23:12 GMT

Monday
21 August


Chance of rain 14%
Max temp. 20°C
(feels like 19°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 5mph.
WSW
Pressure 1021
Humidity 77%
UV Index
Air Quality

Low Tide 01:12 BST
(00:12 GMT)

High Tide 07:21 BST
(06:21 GMT)

Low Tide 13:33 BST
(12:33 GMT)

High Tide 19:42 BST
(18:42 GMT)

Tuesday
22 August


Chance of rain 5%
Max temp. 21°C
(feels like 20°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 6mph.
E
Pressure 1019
Humidity 68%
UV Index
Air Quality

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

High Tide 08:11 BST
(07:11 GMT)

Low Tide 14:22 BST
(13:22 GMT)

High Tide 20:29 BST
(19:29 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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