"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Formby Beach Weather and Tides

Formby bathing water is a large, sandy beach with extensive sand dunes between the beach and Formby town. There are multiple access points to the beach via boardwalks across the dunes. The beach has a shallow profile that increasingly drops off towards the sea.

Nearest town: Southport

Local authority: Sefton Borough Council

OS Grid Reference: SD268062

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Weather and Tides

Forecast for the next five days

Friday
22 September


Chance of rain 93%
Max temp. 14°C
(feels like 11°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 7mph.
SSE
Pressure 1017
Humidity 81%
UV Index
Air Quality

Low Tide 07:33 BST
(06:33 GMT)

High Tide 13:07 BST
(12:07 GMT)

Low Tide 19:41 BST
(18:41 GMT)

Saturday
23 September


Chance of rain 24%
Max temp. 18°C
(feels like 15°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 6mph.
SSE
Pressure 1018
Humidity 81%
UV Index
Air Quality

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

Low Tide 08:06 BST
(07:06 GMT)

High Tide 13:39 BST
(12:39 GMT)

Low Tide 20:13 BST
(19:13 GMT)

Sunday
24 September


Chance of rain 18%
Max temp. 17°C
(feels like 15°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 6mph.
SSE
Pressure 1018
Humidity 76%
UV Index
Air Quality

High Tide 01:54 BST
(00:54 GMT)

Low Tide 08:36 BST
(07:36 GMT)

High Tide 14:12 BST
(13:12 GMT)

Low Tide 20:43 BST
(19:43 GMT)

Monday
25 September


Chance of rain 52%
Max temp. 16°C
(feels like 15°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 4mph.
E
Pressure 1020
Humidity 84%
UV Index
Air Quality

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

Low Tide 09:03 BST
(08:03 GMT)

High Tide 14:46 BST
(13:46 GMT)

Low Tide 21:12 BST
(20:12 GMT)

Tuesday
26 September


Chance of rain 8%
Max temp. 17°C
(feels like 16°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 5mph.
SE
Pressure 1020
Humidity 77%
UV Index
Air Quality

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

Low Tide 09:31 BST
(08:31 GMT)

High Tide 15:24 BST
(14:24 GMT)

Low Tide 21:45 BST
(20:45 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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