"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

Thursday
21 September


Chance of rain 95%
Max temp. 15°C
(feels like 11°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 5mph.
WNW
Pressure 1011
Humidity 85%
UV Index
Air Quality

Low Tide 07:21 BST
(06:21 GMT)

High Tide 12:50 BST
(11:50 GMT)

Low Tide 19:27 BST
(18:27 GMT)

Friday
22 September


Chance of rain 86%
Max temp. 14°C
(feels like 11°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 8mph.
SSE
Pressure 1018
Humidity 81%
UV Index
Air Quality

High Tide 01:05 BST
(00:05 GMT)

Low Tide 07:57 BST
(06:57 GMT)

High Tide 13:26 BST
(12:26 GMT)

Low Tide 20:01 BST
(19:01 GMT)

Saturday
23 September


Chance of rain 6%
Max temp. 18°C
(feels like 15°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 6mph.
SSE
Pressure 1020
Humidity 79%
UV Index
Air Quality

High Tide 01:41 BST
(00:41 GMT)

Low Tide 08:29 BST
(07:29 GMT)

High Tide 14:00 BST
(13:00 GMT)

Low Tide 20:33 BST
(19:33 GMT)

Sunday
24 September


Chance of rain 43%
Max temp. 17°C
(feels like 15°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 6mph.
SE
Pressure 1019
Humidity 69%
UV Index
Air Quality

High Tide 02:15 BST
(01:15 GMT)

Low Tide 08:59 BST
(07:59 GMT)

High Tide 14:34 BST
(13:34 GMT)

Low Tide 21:05 BST
(20:05 GMT)

Monday
25 September


Chance of rain 19%
Max temp. 17°C
(feels like 16°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 5mph.
SE
Pressure 1020
Humidity 80%
UV Index
Air Quality

High Tide 02:49 BST
(01:49 GMT)

Low Tide 09:28 BST
(08:28 GMT)

High Tide 15:08 BST
(14:08 GMT)

Low Tide 21:37 BST
(20:37 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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