"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Formby Point

Formby Point is a coastal feature in Merseyside, England.

It is listed under Cliffs and Headlands: Point

Local authority: Sefton Borough Council

OS Grid Reference: SD272083

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Things to see and do near Formby Point

  • Formby Nature Reserve (1m)
  • Formby Red Squirrel Reserve (NT) (Formby Point) (1m)
  • China Butterfly Craft Centre (3m)
  • China Butterfly pottery painting studio and craft shop (3m)
  • Farmer Teds Farm Park (5m)
  • Giggles Gym (6m)
  • Purple Monster Playcentre (6m)
  • Antony Gormleys Another Place (6m)
  • British Lawnmower Museum (6m)
  • Dunes Splash World (7m)

Tourist Information

Tourist Information Centre
112 Lord Street

Phone 01704 533 333

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Weather and Tides

Forecast for Sunday 21 January


Chance of rain 58%
Max temp. 2°C
(feels like -1°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 4mph.
Pressure 1013
Humidity 92%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality


Chance of rain 10%
Max temp. 2°C
(feels like -3°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 6mph.
Pressure 1012
Humidity 94%
UV Index
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Chance of rain 94%
Max temp. 2°C
(feels like -4°C)
Wind 6mph, gusting to 9mph.
Pressure 1008
Humidity 95%
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Chance of rain 94%
Max temp. 3°C
(feels like -3°C)
Wind 6mph, gusting to 9mph.
Pressure 1004
Humidity 95%
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Chance of rain 46%
Max temp. 6°C
(feels like 2°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 5mph.
Pressure 1003
Humidity 97%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality


Chance of rain 2%
Max temp. 8°C
(feels like 4°C)
Wind 7mph, gusting to 10mph.
Pressure 1005
Humidity 88%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
High Tide
01:11 GMT
Low Tide
07:37 GMT
High Tide
13:26 GMT
Low Tide
20:02 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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