"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

19 February

Chance of rain 86%
Max temp. 7°C
(feels like 6°C)
Wind 1mph, gusting to 2mph.
Pressure 1017
Humidity 95%
UV Index
Air Quality

High Tide 01:34 GMT

Low Tide 07:30 GMT

High Tide 13:58 GMT

Low Tide 19:37 GMT

20 February

Chance of rain 76%
Max temp. 7°C
(feels like 4°C)
Wind 1mph, gusting to 2mph.
Pressure 1021
Humidity 95%
UV Index
Air Quality

High Tide 02:06 GMT

Low Tide 08:03 GMT

High Tide 14:35 GMT

Low Tide 20:13 GMT

21 February

Chance of rain 11%
Max temp. 6°C
(feels like 3°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 4mph.
Pressure 1027
Humidity 77%
UV Index
Air Quality

High Tide 02:42 GMT

Low Tide 08:39 GMT

High Tide 15:17 GMT

Low Tide 20:53 GMT

22 February

Chance of rain 6%
Max temp. 5°C
(feels like 0°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 6mph.
Pressure 1025
Humidity 67%
UV Index
Air Quality

High Tide 03:23 GMT

Low Tide 09:20 GMT

High Tide 16:03 GMT

Low Tide 21:39 GMT

23 February

Chance of rain 4%
Max temp. 4°C
(feels like -2°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 8mph.
Pressure 1024
Humidity 63%
UV Index
Air Quality

High Tide 04:11 GMT

Low Tide 10:08 GMT

High Tide 16:57 GMT

Low Tide 22:33 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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