"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

19 November

Chance of rain 8%
Max temp. 6°C
(feels like 5°C)
Wind 1mph, gusting to 1mph.
Pressure 1024
Humidity 69%
UV Index
Air Quality

Low Tide 05:55 GMT

High Tide 11:36 GMT

Low Tide 18:08 GMT

High Tide 23:53 GMT

20 November

Chance of rain 81%
Max temp. 12°C
(feels like 8°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 8mph.
Pressure 1009
Humidity 91%
UV Index
Air Quality

Low Tide 06:25 GMT

High Tide 12:09 GMT

Low Tide 18:40 GMT

21 November

Chance of rain 87%
Max temp. 11°C
(feels like 8°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 7mph.
Pressure 1005
Humidity 92%
UV Index
Air Quality

High Tide 00:25 GMT

Low Tide 06:56 GMT

High Tide 12:41 GMT

Low Tide 19:13 GMT

22 November

Chance of rain 63%
Max temp. 10°C
(feels like 7°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 6mph.
Pressure 996
Humidity 87%
UV Index
Air Quality

High Tide 00:58 GMT

Low Tide 07:27 GMT

High Tide 13:14 GMT

Low Tide 19:46 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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