"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Moreton Beach

The beach is at the top of the Wirral peninsula facing north westerly into the Mersey Estuary and Liverpool Bay. It has a gently sloping gradient of golden sand. On an average high tide the sea covers the beach up to the sea wall.

Beach type: Sand

Nearest town: Moreton

Local authority: Wirral Borough Council

OS Grid Reference: SJ257917

Awards

Marine Conservation Society Recommended

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Things to see and do near Moreton Beach

  • Carr Farm Garden Centre and Craft Centre (2m)
  • Tam O'Shanter Urban Farm (3m)
  • Rascalz Soft Play Centre (3m)
  • Bubbles World of Play (3m)
  • Big Apple Bowl and Laser Quest (4m)
  • Laser Quest Wallasey (4m)
  • New Palace and Adventureland (4m)
  • Thurstaston Nature Reserve (4m)
  • Historic Warships at Birkenhead (4m)
  • Hilbre Islands (4m)
  • Williamson Art Gallery (4m)
  • Europa Pools (4m)
  • Play Planet (4m)
  • Spaceport (4m)
  • Woodside Visitor Centre (5m)
  • Birkenhead Priory & St Marys Tower (5m)

Tourist Information

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

Phone 0151 233 2008
Email 08place@liverpool.gov.uk
http://www.visitliverpool.com/

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Weather and Tides

Forecast for Sunday 20 August

06:00


Chance of rain 6%
Max temp. 13°C
(feels like 11°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 4mph.
W
Pressure 1021
Humidity 78%
UV Index
Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 1%
Max temp. 15°C
(feels like 13°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 4mph.
W
Pressure 1022
Humidity 66%
UV Index
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 17°C
(feels like 15°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 3mph.
WNW
Pressure 1022
Humidity 57%
UV Index
Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 4%
Max temp. 17°C
(feels like 16°C)
Wind 1mph, gusting to 2mph.
N
Pressure 1022
Humidity 62%
UV Index
Air Quality

18:00


Chance of rain 40%
Max temp. 16°C
(feels like 15°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 3mph.
ENE
Pressure 1021
Humidity 68%
UV Index
Air Quality

21:00


Chance of rain 41%
Max temp. 15°C
(feels like 14°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 4mph.
ESE
Pressure 1021
Humidity 82%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
Low Tide
05:17 BST
(04:17 GMT)
High Tide
10:55 BST
(09:55 GMT)
Low Tide
17:37 BST
(16:37 GMT)
High Tide
23:16 BST
(22:16 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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A vast expanse of sand, fully exposed at low tide.

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