British Beaches

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Grange-over-Sands & Kents Bank Beach

Grange over Sands, Cumbria

On the edge of the endless sands of Morecambe bay. This is often the starting point for guided walks across the bay. Please note. these walks should only be attempted with a guide.

Weather and Tides


21 August 2017

Thick Cloud

Minimum Temperature15°C (59°F)
Wind DirectionEasterly
Wind Speed2mph
VisibilityVery Good
UV Risk3
Sunset20:30 BST


22 August 2017

Light Rain Shower

Maximum Temperature22°C (72°F)
Minimum Temperature17°C (63°F)
Wind DirectionSouth Easterly
Wind Speed5mph
UV Risk4
Sunrise06:01 BST
Sunset20:27 BST


23 August 2017

Sunny Intervals

Maximum Temperature18°C (64°F)
Minimum Temperature14°C (57°F)
Wind DirectionWest South Westerly
Wind Speed11mph
VisibilityVery Good
UV Risk5
Sunrise06:03 BST
Sunset20:25 BST


High tide: 12:50 BST
(11:50 21 August 2017 GMT)


High tide: 01:08 BST
(00:08 22 August 2017 GMT)

High tide: 13:32 BST
(12:32 22 August 2017 GMT)


High tide: 01:47 BST
(00:47 23 August 2017 GMT)

High tide: 14:11 BST
(13:11 23 August 2017 GMT)

Important! Tide times are for the nearest measurement point (Arnside) 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 (