"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

The Foreland

The Foreland is a coastal feature in Somerset, England.

It is listed under Cliffs and Headlands: Cape

Local authority: Somerset County Council

OS Grid Reference: SS756516

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Things to see and do near The Foreland

  • Watersmeet (2m)
  • The Exmoor Brass Rubbing and Hobbycraft Centre (2m)
  • Lynton and Lynmouth Cliff Railway (2m)
  • Lyn and Exmoor Museum (3m)
  • Lynton and Barnstaple Railway (5m)
  • Dean Riding Stables (9m)
  • Wistlandpound (9m)
  • Exmoor Owl and Hawk Centre (9m)
  • Exmoor Falconry and Animal Park (9m)
  • Exmoor Zoo (9m)

Tourist Information

Tourist Information Centre
Town Hall
Lee Road
EX35 6BT

Phone 0845 6603 232

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Weather and Tides

Forecast for Monday 24 April


Chance of rain 8%
Max temp. 9°C
(feels like 7°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 5mph.
Pressure 1020
Humidity 89%
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Chance of rain 21%
Max temp. 10°C
(feels like 7°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 5mph.
Pressure 1019
Humidity 89%
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Air Quality


Chance of rain 6%
Max temp. 11°C
(feels like 8°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 6mph.
Pressure 1018
Humidity 81%
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Air Quality


Chance of rain 10%
Max temp. 10°C
(feels like 6°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 7mph.
Pressure 1016
Humidity 82%
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Air Quality


Chance of rain 51%
Max temp. 8°C
(feels like 5°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 7mph.
Pressure 1016
Humidity 80%
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Air Quality


Chance of rain 10%
Max temp. 7°C
(feels like 3°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 7mph.
Pressure 1017
Humidity 63%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
High Tide
05:13 BST
(04:13 GMT)
High Tide
17:39 BST
(16:39 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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