"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Whitmore Bay Beach Weather and Tides

The bay is a sandy 700m cove located, west of Barry Docks and Jackson's Bay. It faces south towards the Bristol Channel, backed by the dock area and the town of Barry. Seaside shops can be found in the immediate foreground, with limestone cliffs on either side and headlands called Friars Point to the west and Nell's Point to the east.

Nearest town: Whitmore

Local authority: Vale of Glamorgan Council

OS Grid Reference: ST115661

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Weather and Tides

Forecast for the next five days

Tuesday
14 August


Chance of rain 9%
Max temp. 20°C
(feels like 17°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 6mph.
W
Pressure 1018
Humidity 78%
UV Index
Air Quality

Low Tide 03:51 BST
(02:51 GMT)

High Tide 09:57 BST
(08:57 GMT)

Low Tide 16:04 BST
(15:04 GMT)

High Tide 22:13 BST
(21:13 GMT)

Wednesday
15 August


Chance of rain 15%
Max temp. 21°C
(feels like 18°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 6mph.
WSW
Pressure 1018
Humidity 77%
UV Index
Air Quality

Low Tide 04:29 BST
(03:29 GMT)

High Tide 10:38 BST
(09:38 GMT)

Low Tide 16:40 BST
(15:40 GMT)

High Tide 22:52 BST
(21:52 GMT)

Thursday
16 August


Chance of rain 78%
Max temp. 18°C
(feels like 15°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 8mph.
W
Pressure 1015
Humidity 63%
UV Index
Air Quality

Low Tide 05:02 BST
(04:02 GMT)

High Tide 11:15 BST
(10:15 GMT)

Low Tide 17:11 BST
(16:11 GMT)

High Tide 23:29 BST
(22:29 GMT)

Friday
17 August


Chance of rain 12%
Max temp. 19°C
(feels like 15°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 9mph.
W
Pressure 1020
Humidity 69%
UV Index
Air Quality

Low Tide 05:31 BST
(04:31 GMT)

High Tide 11:51 BST
(10:51 GMT)

Low Tide 17:41 BST
(16:41 GMT)

Saturday
18 August


Chance of rain 47%
Max temp. 20°C
(feels like 18°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 7mph.
W
Pressure 1020
Humidity 78%
UV Index
Air Quality

Low Tide 06:02 BST
(05:02 GMT)

High Tide 12:29 BST
(11:29 GMT)

Low Tide 18:17 BST
(17:17 GMT)

High Tide 23:07 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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