"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

11 December

Chance of rain 2%
Max temp. 2°C
(feels like -1°C)
Wind 1mph, gusting to 3mph.
Pressure 989
Humidity 74%
UV Index
Air Quality

High Tide 05:01 GMT

Low Tide 11:24 GMT

High Tide 17:30 GMT

12 December

Chance of rain 5%
Max temp. 6°C
(feels like 2°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 4mph.
Pressure 1005
Humidity 84%
UV Index
Air Quality

Low Tide 00:14 GMT

High Tide 06:12 GMT

Low Tide 12:35 GMT

High Tide 18:40 GMT

13 December

Chance of rain 52%
Max temp. 8°C
(feels like 3°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 7mph.
Pressure 996
Humidity 86%
UV Index
Air Quality

Low Tide 01:20 GMT

High Tide 07:21 GMT

Low Tide 13:42 GMT

High Tide 19:44 GMT

14 December

Chance of rain 17%
Max temp. 7°C
(feels like 2°C)
Wind 6mph, gusting to 9mph.
Pressure 987
Humidity 77%
UV Index
Air Quality

Low Tide 02:20 GMT

High Tide 08:18 GMT

Low Tide 14:41 GMT

High Tide 20:38 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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