"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Heysham (Half Moon Bay) Beach Weather and Tides

A large bay with extensive sands at low tide, backed by a small town, a power station and a harbour serving passenger ferries to Douglas and Belfast. The photo shows stone graves at Heysham head, once used for the cover of an album by Black Sabbath.

Nearest town: Heysham

Local authority: Cumbria County Council

OS Grid Reference: SD408607

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Weather and Tides

Forecast for the next five days

17 January

Chance of rain 13%
Max temp. 5°C
(feels like -1°C)
Wind 8mph, gusting to 13mph.
Pressure 1001
Humidity 74%
UV Index
Air Quality

Low Tide 05:46 GMT

High Tide 11:34 GMT

Low Tide 18:09 GMT

High Tide 23:54 GMT

18 January

Chance of rain 38%
Max temp. 6°C
(feels like 0°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 9mph.
Pressure 997
Humidity 76%
UV Index
Air Quality

Low Tide 06:19 GMT

High Tide 12:07 GMT

Low Tide 18:42 GMT

19 January

Chance of rain 58%
Max temp. 5°C
(feels like -0°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 9mph.
Pressure 995
Humidity 77%
UV Index
Air Quality

High Tide 00:26 GMT

Low Tide 06:52 GMT

High Tide 12:40 GMT

Low Tide 19:17 GMT

20 January

Chance of rain 4%
Max temp. 5°C
(feels like 1°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 5mph.
Pressure 1007
Humidity 78%
UV Index
Air Quality

High Tide 00:58 GMT

Low Tide 07:26 GMT

High Tide 13:13 GMT

Low Tide 19:51 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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