"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Plymouth Sound

Plymouth Sound is a water feature off the coast of Devon, England.

It is listed under Straits and Narrows: Sound

Local authority: Devon County Council

OS Grid Reference: SX479515

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Things to see and do near Plymouth Sound

  • Curious About Plymouth (1m)
  • Tinside Lido (1m)
  • West Hoe Park (1m)
  • National Marine Aquarium (2m)
  • Plymouth Gin Distillery (2m)
  • ClayArt (2m)
  • Tenpin Plymouth (2m)
  • Merchant's House Museum (2m)
  • Plymouth Pavilions Ice Rink (2m)
  • Theatre Royal (2m)
  • Mount Edgcumbe House and Park (2m)
  • Plymouth City Museum and Art Gallery (2m)
  • Antony House (2m)
  • Barbican Glassworks (2m)
  • Mount Wise Swimming Pool (2m)
  • The Green House Visitor Centre (2m)
  • Antony Woodland Gardens and Woodland Walk (4m)
  • Plymouth Ski Centre (4m)
  • Plym Valley Railway (4m)
  • Crownhill Fort (5m)
  • Saltram House and Gardens (5m)
  • 123 Jump Play Centre (5m)

Tourist Information

Plymouth (Plymouth Mayflower)
Tourist Information Centre
Plymouth Mayflower Centre
3-5 The Barbican

Phone 01752 306 330
Email barbicantic@plymouth.gov.uk

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Weather and Tides

Forecast for Friday 24 March


Chance of rain 52%
Max temp. 8°C
(feels like 4°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 8mph.
Pressure 1023
Humidity 92%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality


Chance of rain 10%
Max temp. 9°C
(feels like 5°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 7mph.
Pressure 1026
Humidity 88%
UV Index
Air Quality


Chance of rain 8%
Max temp. 10°C
(feels like 6°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 7mph.
Pressure 1027
Humidity 84%
UV Index
Air Quality


Chance of rain 3%
Max temp. 11°C
(feels like 8°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 7mph.
Pressure 1027
Humidity 76%
UV Index
Air Quality


Chance of rain 1%
Max temp. 11°C
(feels like 9°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 5mph.
Pressure 1028
Humidity 74%
UV Index
Air Quality


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 9°C
(feels like 6°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 9mph.
Pressure 1028
Humidity 75%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
High Tide
02:24 GMT
Low Tide
08:37 GMT
High Tide
15:02 GMT
Low Tide
21:06 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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