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Cawsand Bay Beach

Plymouth, Cornwall

The twin villages of Cawsand and Kingsand sit across the Tamar from Plymouth, fringing the southern end of a three mile bay. There are east facing sand and shingle beaches sheltered by Rame Head Peninsula and offering views over Plymouth Sound.

Weather and Tides

Saturday

19 August 2017

Sunny Intervals

Maximum Temperature18°C (64°F)
Minimum Temperature12°C (54°F)
Wind DirectionWest North Westerly
Wind Speed12mph
VisibilityVery Good
Pressure1021mb
Humidity59%
UV Risk6
PollutionLow
Sunrise06:11 BST
Sunset20:29 BST

Sunday

20 August 2017

Light Rain

Maximum Temperature17°C (63°F)
Minimum Temperature16°C (61°F)
Wind DirectionSouth South Westerly
Wind Speed13mph
VisibilityGood
Pressure1023mb
Humidity87%
UV Risk2
PollutionLow
Sunrise06:12 BST
Sunset20:27 BST

Monday

21 August 2017

Light Cloud

Maximum Temperature19°C (66°F)
Minimum Temperature15°C (59°F)
Wind DirectionSouth Westerly
Wind Speed7mph
VisibilityVery Good
Pressure1022mb
Humidity85%
UV Risk5
PollutionLow
Sunrise06:14 BST
Sunset20:25 BST

Saturday

High tide: 04:13 BST
(03:13 19 August 2017 GMT)

Low tide: 10:38 BST
(09:38 19 August 2017 GMT)

High tide: 16:40 BST
(15:40 19 August 2017 GMT)

Low tide: 23:11 BST
(22:11 19 August 2017 GMT)

Sunday

High tide: 05:16 BST
(04:16 20 August 2017 GMT)

Low tide: 11:38 BST
(10:38 20 August 2017 GMT)

High tide: 17:37 BST
(16:37 20 August 2017 GMT)

Monday

Low tide: 00:07 BST
(23:07 20 August 2017 GMT)

High tide: 06:10 BST
(05:10 21 August 2017 GMT)

Low tide: 12:30 BST
(11:30 21 August 2017 GMT)

High tide: 18:27 BST
(17:27 21 August 2017 GMT)

Important! Tide times are for the nearest measurement point (Whitsand Bay) and may not be accurate for this beach. 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.

Tidal predictions are © Crown Copyright and/or database rights. Reproduced by permission of the Controller of Her Majesty's Stationery Office and the UK Hydrographic Office (www.ukho.gov.uk).