"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

Thursday
17 August


Chance of rain 8%
Max temp. 19°C
(feels like 16°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 5mph.
W
Pressure 1008
Humidity 72%
UV Index
Air Quality

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

High Tide 07:11 BST
(06:11 GMT)

Low Tide 13:41 BST
(12:41 GMT)

High Tide 19:55 BST
(18:55 GMT)

Friday
18 August


Chance of rain 62%
Max temp. 16°C
(feels like 11°C)
Wind 7mph, gusting to 10mph.
WSW
Pressure 1007
Humidity 66%
UV Index
Air Quality

Low Tide 02:27 BST
(01:27 GMT)

High Tide 08:30 BST
(07:30 GMT)

Low Tide 15:01 BST
(14:01 GMT)

High Tide 21:07 BST
(20:07 GMT)

Saturday
19 August


Chance of rain 35%
Max temp. 16°C
(feels like 12°C)
Wind 7mph, gusting to 11mph.
W
Pressure 1016
Humidity 70%
UV Index
Air Quality

Low Tide 03:43 BST
(02:43 GMT)

High Tide 09:40 BST
(08:40 GMT)

Low Tide 16:10 BST
(15:10 GMT)

High Tide 22:09 BST
(21:09 GMT)

Sunday
20 August


Chance of rain 50%
Max temp. 18°C
(feels like 15°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 5mph.
S
Pressure 1017
Humidity 77%
UV Index
Air Quality

Low Tide 04:49 BST
(03:49 GMT)

High Tide 10:38 BST
(09:38 GMT)

Low Tide 17:10 BST
(16:10 GMT)

High Tide 23:01 BST
(22:01 GMT)

Monday
21 August


Chance of rain 46%
Max temp. 18°C
(feels like 15°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 7mph.
SSW
Pressure 1014
Humidity 79%
UV Index
Air Quality

Low Tide 05:46 BST
(04:46 GMT)

High Tide 11:29 BST
(10:29 GMT)

Low Tide 18:02 BST
(17:02 GMT)

High Tide 23:47 BST
(22:47 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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