"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Walney Island - Sandy Gap Beach Weather and Tides

The beach at Walney Sandy Gap is mainly shingle for about thirty metres towards the sea and is shallow in profile. Beyond this, the beach levels, and becomes sandy down to the sea.

Nearest town: Barrow in Furness

Local authority: Cumbria County Council

OS Grid Reference: SD175680

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Weather and Tides

Forecast for the next five days

Wednesday
22 August


Chance of rain 50%
Max temp. 18°C
(feels like 15°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 8mph.
WSW
Pressure 1013
Humidity 90%
UV Index
Air Quality

Low Tide 03:47 BST
(02:47 GMT)

High Tide 09:36 BST
(08:36 GMT)

Low Tide 16:15 BST
(15:15 GMT)

High Tide 22:01 BST
(21:01 GMT)

Thursday
23 August


Chance of rain 35%
Max temp. 16°C
(feels like 12°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 8mph.
W
Pressure 1012
Humidity 72%
UV Index
Air Quality

Low Tide 04:44 BST
(03:44 GMT)

High Tide 10:30 BST
(09:30 GMT)

Low Tide 17:04 BST
(16:04 GMT)

High Tide 22:48 BST
(21:48 GMT)

Friday
24 August


Chance of rain 60%
Max temp. 16°C
(feels like 11°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 8mph.
WNW
Pressure 1013
Humidity 72%
UV Index
Air Quality

Low Tide 05:28 BST
(04:28 GMT)

High Tide 11:15 BST
(10:15 GMT)

Low Tide 17:45 BST
(16:45 GMT)

High Tide 23:29 BST
(22:29 GMT)

Saturday
25 August


Chance of rain 40%
Max temp. 16°C
(feels like 12°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 6mph.
NW
Pressure 1009
Humidity 64%
UV Index
Air Quality

Low Tide 06:08 BST
(05:08 GMT)

High Tide 11:54 BST
(10:54 GMT)

Low Tide 18:23 BST
(17:23 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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