"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Dovercourt Bay Beach Weather and Tides

Dovercourt is a peaceful family resort with gentle shelving sand and shingle beaches including the landmark, historic leading lights. A wide range of family activities are available along the promenade including an impressive range of sport and leisure facilities eg skate park and model yacht pond and boating lake. The resort enjoys panoramic views of Harwich and the port of Felixstowe and Hamford Water National Nature Reserve. Enjoy a stroll around the narrow streets in the historic old town of Harwich or walk along the seawall to the nature reserve with its resident seals.

Nearest town: Harwich

Local authority: Essex County Council

OS Grid Reference: TM252305

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Weather and Tides

Forecast for the next five days

Monday
21 August


Chance of rain 48%
Max temp. 18°C
(feels like 17°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 4mph.
SE
Pressure 1022
Humidity 77%
UV Index
Air Quality

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

High Tide 12:09 BST
(11:09 GMT)

Low Tide 18:09 BST
(17:09 GMT)

Tuesday
22 August


Chance of rain 10%
Max temp. 20°C
(feels like 19°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 4mph.
SE
Pressure 1020
Humidity 76%
UV Index
Air Quality

Low Tide 06:22 BST
(05:22 GMT)

High Tide 12:57 BST
(11:57 GMT)

Low Tide 18:55 BST
(17:55 GMT)

High Tide 23:35 GMT

Wednesday
23 August


Chance of rain 7%
Max temp. 23°C
(feels like 21°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 6mph.
SSW
Pressure 1012
Humidity 68%
UV Index
Air Quality

High Tide 01:21 BST
(00:21 GMT)

Low Tide 07:05 BST
(06:05 GMT)

High Tide 13:40 BST
(12:40 GMT)

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

Thursday
24 August


Chance of rain 10%
Max temp. 21°C
(feels like 17°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 7mph.
SW
Pressure 1013
Humidity 55%
UV Index
Air Quality

High Tide 02:05 BST
(01:05 GMT)

Low Tide 07:45 BST
(06:45 GMT)

High Tide 14:21 BST
(13:21 GMT)

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

Friday
25 August


Chance of rain 11%
Max temp. 20°C
(feels like 18°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 5mph.
SW
Pressure 1016
Humidity 60%
UV Index
Air Quality

High Tide 02:46 BST
(01:46 GMT)

Low Tide 08:23 BST
(07:23 GMT)

High Tide 15:00 BST
(14:00 GMT)

Low Tide 20:58 BST
(19:58 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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