"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Great Float

Great Float is a coastal feature in Merseyside, England.

It is listed under Bays and Coves: Inlet

Local authority: Wirral Borough Council

OS Grid Reference: SJ313897

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Things to see and do near Great Float

  • Historic Warships at Birkenhead (0m)
  • Europa Pools (1m)
  • Williamson Art Gallery (1m)
  • Play Planet (1m)
  • Spaceport (1m)
  • Woodside Visitor Centre (1m)
  • Birkenhead Priory & St Marys Tower (1m)
  • Tam O'Shanter Urban Farm (1m)
  • Museum of Liverpool (2m)
  • Tate Liverpool (2m)
  • The Beatles Story Ltd (2m)
  • Underwater Street (2m)
  • Queensway Tunnel Tour (2m)
  • Merseyside Maritime Museum (2m)
  • Merseyside Maritime Museum and International Slavery Museum (2m)
  • Beatles Story (2m)
  • Western Approaches (2m)
  • Liverpool War Museum (2m)
  • Magical Mystery Tour (2m)
  • Liverpool City Walks (2m)
  • The Echo Wheel of Liverpool (2m)
  • Cavern Club (2m)
  • 'From Me To You' - Beatles Store and Info Centre (2m)
  • Lucy in the Sky With Diamonds Cafe (2m)
  • Wowballs Liverpool (2m)
  • The National Conservation Centre (2m)
  • Mersey Ferry River Explorer Cruise (2m)
  • St Johns Beacon Viewing Gallery (2m)
  • World Museum Liverpool (2m)
  • Awesome Walls Climbing Liverpool (2m)

Tourist Information

Liverpool (John Lennon Airport)
Tourist Information Centre
Arrivals Hall, South Terminal, Liverpool John Lennon Airport
Speke Hall Road
L24 1YD

Phone 0151 233 2008
Email 08place@liverpool.gov.uk

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Weather and Tides

Forecast for Sunday 19 August


Chance of rain 54%
Max temp. 18°C
(feels like 16°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 8mph.
Pressure 1013
Humidity 85%
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Chance of rain 15%
Max temp. 18°C
(feels like 16°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 7mph.
Pressure 1014
Humidity 83%
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Air Quality


Chance of rain 12%
Max temp. 18°C
(feels like 15°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 8mph.
Pressure 1015
Humidity 86%
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Air Quality


Chance of rain 9%
Max temp. 18°C
(feels like 15°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 7mph.
Pressure 1017
Humidity 85%
UV Index
Air Quality


Chance of rain 1%
Max temp. 18°C
(feels like 16°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 6mph.
Pressure 1018
Humidity 80%
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Air Quality


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 17°C
(feels like 16°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 4mph.
Pressure 1019
Humidity 81%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
High Tide
05:46 BST
(04:46 GMT)
Low Tide
12:32 BST
(11:32 GMT)
High Tide
18:20 BST
(17:20 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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