"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Birkdale Sands

Birkdale Sands is a water feature off the coast of Merseyside, England.

It is listed under Rivers and Estuaries: Tidal Flats

Local authority: Sefton Borough Council

OS Grid Reference: SD306157

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Things to see and do near Birkdale Sands

  • Giggles Gym (1m)
  • Dunes Splash World (2m)
  • Battlefield Live Southport (2m)
  • British Lawnmower Museum (2m)
  • The Southport Treasure Trail (2m)
  • Model Railway Village (2m)
  • Playtown Southport (2m)
  • Premier Bowl and Laser Southport (2m)
  • Southport Theatre and Floral Hall Complex (2m)
  • Hesketh Park (3m)
  • Meols Hall (4m)
  • Formby Red Squirrel Reserve (NT) (Formby Point) (5m)

Tourist Information

Tourist Information Centre
112 Lord Street

Phone 01704 533 333

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Weather and Tides

Forecast for Sunday 21 January


Chance of rain 19%
Max temp. 2°C
(feels like -2°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 6mph.
Pressure 1011
Humidity 93%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality


Chance of rain 76%
Max temp. 2°C
(feels like -4°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 8mph.
Pressure 1009
Humidity 97%
UV Index
Air Quality


Chance of rain 87%
Max temp. 2°C
(feels like -3°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 9mph.
Pressure 1006
Humidity 94%
UV Index
Air Quality


Chance of rain 55%
Max temp. 4°C
(feels like -0°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 7mph.
Pressure 1004
Humidity 96%
UV Index
Air Quality


Chance of rain 31%
Max temp. 8°C
(feels like 5°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 7mph.
Pressure 1003
Humidity 97%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality


Chance of rain 9%
Max temp. 9°C
(feels like 5°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 9mph.
Pressure 1004
Humidity 92%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
High Tide
01:07 GMT
High Tide
13:22 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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