"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 Friday 20 July


Chance of rain 4%
Max temp. 13°C
(feels like 12°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 2mph.
Pressure 1016
Humidity 74%
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Chance of rain 12%
Max temp. 17°C
(feels like 16°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 3mph.
Pressure 1015
Humidity 62%
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Chance of rain 49%
Max temp. 17°C
(feels like 16°C)
Wind 1mph, gusting to 3mph.
Pressure 1015
Humidity 75%
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Chance of rain 47%
Max temp. 17°C
(feels like 16°C)
Wind 1mph, gusting to 3mph.
Pressure 1014
Humidity 79%
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Chance of rain 46%
Max temp. 16°C
(feels like 17°C)
Wind 1mph, gusting to 2mph.
Pressure 1013
Humidity 85%
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Chance of rain 17%
Max temp. 16°C
(feels like 17°C)
Wind 1mph, gusting to 1mph.
Pressure 1013
Humidity 87%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
High Tide
05:32 BST
(04:32 GMT)
Low Tide
12:20 BST
(11:20 GMT)
High Tide
18:06 BST
(17:06 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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