"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Harwich - Beacon Hill Beach Weather and Tides

Beacon Hill is a derelict fort facing south-east and on the south side of the Orwell Haven - a combined estuary of the rivers Orwell and Stour. The estuary was first fortified in Roman times and the fort last saw service as coastal artillery defence during WWII.

Nearest town: Harwich

Local authority: Essex County Council

OS Grid Reference: TM259315

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Weather and Tides

Forecast for the next five days

Tuesday
21 August


Chance of rain 5%
Max temp. 24°C
(feels like 22°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 3mph.
S
Pressure 1020
Humidity 64%
UV Index
Air Quality

Low Tide 02:05 BST
(01:05 GMT)

High Tide 08:28 BST
(07:28 GMT)

Low Tide 14:42 BST
(13:42 GMT)

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

Wednesday
22 August


Chance of rain 4%
Max temp. 25°C
(feels like 23°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 5mph.
SW
Pressure 1016
Humidity 56%
UV Index
Air Quality

Low Tide 03:05 BST
(02:05 GMT)

High Tide 09:39 BST
(08:39 GMT)

Low Tide 15:48 BST
(14:48 GMT)

High Tide 22:13 BST
(21:13 GMT)

Thursday
23 August


Chance of rain 18%
Max temp. 21°C
(feels like 17°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 6mph.
WNW
Pressure 1013
Humidity 70%
UV Index
Air Quality

Low Tide 04:00 BST
(03:00 GMT)

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

Low Tide 16:44 BST
(15:44 GMT)

High Tide 23:07 BST
(22:07 GMT)

Friday
24 August


Chance of rain 17%
Max temp. 18°C
(feels like 14°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 7mph.
W
Pressure 1014
Humidity 48%
UV Index
Air Quality

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

High Tide 11:28 BST
(10:28 GMT)

Low Tide 17:31 BST
(16:31 GMT)

High Tide 23:55 BST
(22:55 GMT)

Saturday
25 August


Chance of rain 41%
Max temp. 17°C
(feels like 13°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 7mph.
WNW
Pressure 1008
Humidity 60%
UV Index
Air Quality

Low Tide 05:31 BST
(04:31 GMT)

High Tide 12:12 BST
(11:12 GMT)

Low Tide 18:08 BST
(17:08 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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