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Shipload Bay Beach

Bideford, Devon

A shingle and rock beach surrounded by tall sheer cliffs. Access was formerly by a long set of steps, now closed due to landslides.

Weather and Tides

Saturday

19 August 2017

Sunny Intervals

Maximum Temperature15°C (59°F)
Minimum Temperature12°C (54°F)
Wind DirectionWesterly
Wind Speed20mph
VisibilityExcellent
Pressure1021mb
Humidity68%
UV Risk5
PollutionLow
Sunrise06:11 BST
Sunset20:32 BST

Sunday

20 August 2017

Light Rain

Maximum Temperature17°C (63°F)
Minimum Temperature15°C (59°F)
Wind DirectionSouth South Westerly
Wind Speed15mph
VisibilityPoor
Pressure1020mb
Humidity94%
UV Risk2
PollutionLow
Sunrise06:12 BST
Sunset20:30 BST

Saturday

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

Low tide: 10:37 BST
(09:37 19 August 2017 GMT)

High tide: 16:44 BST
(15:44 19 August 2017 GMT)

Low tide: 23:15 BST
(22:15 19 August 2017 GMT)

Sunday

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

Low tide: 11:37 BST
(10:37 20 August 2017 GMT)

High tide: 17:40 BST
(16:40 20 August 2017 GMT)

Monday

Low tide: 00:12 BST
(23:12 20 August 2017 GMT)

High tide: 06:08 BST
(05:08 21 August 2017 GMT)

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

High tide: 18:29 BST
(17:29 21 August 2017 GMT)

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