"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Mounts Bay - Wherry Town Beach Weather and Tides

Mounts Bay is on the south coast of Cornwall. There are four designated bathing waters located around the bay - Wherry Town, Penzance, Heliport and Marazion. All the beaches are sandy resorts backed by sea defences. Wherry Town beach is approximately one kilometre wide. The Newlyn River flows onto the beach at the western end of Wherry Town and the Larrigan River flows onto the eastern end of the beach.

Nearest town: Penzance

Local authority: Cornwall Council

OS Grid Reference: SW467293

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Weather and Tides

Forecast for the next five days

19 January

Chance of rain 65%
Max temp. 7°C
(feels like 3°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 7mph.
Pressure 1015
Humidity 76%
UV Index
Air Quality

Low Tide 00:16 GMT

High Tide 05:58 GMT

Low Tide 12:37 GMT

High Tide 18:12 GMT

20 January

Chance of rain 54%
Max temp. 12°C
(feels like 8°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 10mph.
Pressure 1004
Humidity 89%
UV Index
Air Quality

Low Tide 00:50 GMT

High Tide 06:31 GMT

Low Tide 13:10 GMT

High Tide 18:45 GMT

21 January

Chance of rain 53%
Max temp. 12°C
(feels like 8°C)
Wind 7mph, gusting to 11mph.
Pressure 1013
Humidity 93%
UV Index
Air Quality

Low Tide 01:24 GMT

High Tide 07:05 GMT

Low Tide 13:45 GMT

High Tide 19:19 GMT

22 January

Chance of rain 11%
Max temp. 11°C
(feels like 7°C)
Wind 6mph, gusting to 9mph.
Pressure 1015
Humidity 84%
UV Index
Air Quality

Low Tide 01:59 GMT

High Tide 07:40 GMT

Low Tide 14:21 GMT

High Tide 19:56 GMT

23 January

Chance of rain 35%
Max temp. 12°C
(feels like 8°C)
Wind 6mph, gusting to 8mph.
Pressure 1019
Humidity 92%
UV Index
Air Quality

Low Tide 02:36 GMT

High Tide 08:19 GMT

Low Tide 15:01 GMT

High Tide 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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