"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Great Float

Great Float is a coastal feature in Merseyside, England.

It is listed under Bays and Coves: Inlet

Local authority: Wirral Borough Council

OS Grid Reference: SJ313897

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Things to see and do near Great Float

  • Historic Warships at Birkenhead (0m)
  • Europa Pools (1m)
  • Williamson Art Gallery (1m)
  • Play Planet (1m)
  • Spaceport (1m)
  • Woodside Visitor Centre (1m)
  • Birkenhead Priory & St Marys Tower (1m)
  • Tam O'Shanter Urban Farm (1m)
  • Museum of Liverpool (2m)
  • Tate Liverpool (2m)
  • The Beatles Story Ltd (2m)
  • Underwater Street (2m)
  • Queensway Tunnel Tour (2m)
  • Merseyside Maritime Museum (2m)
  • Merseyside Maritime Museum and International Slavery Museum (2m)
  • Beatles Story (2m)
  • Western Approaches (2m)
  • Liverpool War Museum (2m)
  • Magical Mystery Tour (2m)
  • Liverpool City Walks (2m)
  • The Echo Wheel of Liverpool (2m)
  • Cavern Club (2m)
  • 'From Me To You' - Beatles Store and Info Centre (2m)
  • Lucy in the Sky With Diamonds Cafe (2m)
  • Wowballs Liverpool (2m)
  • The National Conservation Centre (2m)
  • Mersey Ferry River Explorer Cruise (2m)
  • St Johns Beacon Viewing Gallery (2m)
  • World Museum Liverpool (2m)
  • Awesome Walls Climbing Liverpool (2m)

Tourist Information

Liverpool (John Lennon Airport)
Tourist Information Centre
Arrivals Hall, South Terminal, Liverpool John Lennon Airport
Speke Hall Road
L24 1YD

Phone 0151 233 2008
Email 08place@liverpool.gov.uk

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Weather and Tides

Forecast for Wednesday 25 April


Chance of rain 1%
Max temp. 8°C
(feels like 5°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 5mph.
Pressure 1009
Humidity 84%
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Air Quality


Chance of rain 7%
Max temp. 10°C
(feels like 7°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 6mph.
Pressure 1009
Humidity 67%
UV Index
Air Quality


Chance of rain 53%
Max temp. 11°C
(feels like 8°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 7mph.
Pressure 1009
Humidity 66%
UV Index
Air Quality


Chance of rain 40%
Max temp. 11°C
(feels like 8°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 8mph.
Pressure 1008
Humidity 64%
UV Index
Air Quality


Chance of rain 26%
Max temp. 10°C
(feels like 7°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 8mph.
Pressure 1009
Humidity 68%
UV Index
Air Quality


Chance of rain 4%
Max temp. 9°C
(feels like 6°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 7mph.
Pressure 1010
Humidity 72%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
Low Tide
02:17 BST
(01:17 GMT)
High Tide
08:13 BST
(07:13 GMT)
Low Tide
15:11 BST
(14:11 GMT)
High Tide
20:55 BST
(19:55 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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