"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Mersea Island

Mersea Island is a water feature off the coast of Essex, England.

It is listed under Islands: Island

Local authority: Essex County Council

OS Grid Reference: TM035135

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Things to see and do near Mersea Island

  • Mersea Vineyard (0m)
  • Cudmore Grove Country Park (1m)
  • Mersea Island Museum (2m)
  • Brightlingsea Open Air Pool (3m)
  • Brightlingsea Museum (4m)
  • Bradwell Power Station and Visitor Centre (4m)
  • Fingringhoe Wick Nature Reserve (4m)
  • Fingringhoe Wick Nature Reserve (4m)
  • Woodup Pool (5m)

Tourist Information

Visitor Information Centre
Hollytrees Museum
Castle Park

Phone 01206 282 920
Email vic@colchester.gov.uk

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Weather and Tides

Forecast for Friday 20 April


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 11°C
(feels like 10°C)
Wind 1mph, gusting to 4mph.
Pressure 1022
Humidity 87%
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Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 18°C
(feels like 18°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 3mph.
Pressure 1023
Humidity 72%
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Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 22°C
(feels like 22°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 3mph.
Pressure 1023
Humidity 55%
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Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 23°C
(feels like 23°C)
Wind 1mph, gusting to 2mph.
Pressure 1023
Humidity 56%
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Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 15°C
(feels like 13°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 5mph.
Pressure 1024
Humidity 73%
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Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 12°C
(feels like 11°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 3mph.
Pressure 1025
Humidity 81%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
High Tide
03:38 BST
(02:38 GMT)
Low Tide
09:36 BST
(08:36 GMT)
High Tide
16:03 BST
(15:03 GMT)
Low Tide
22:04 BST
(21:04 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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