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Wells Beach

Wells next the Sea, Norfolk

Miles of unspoilt beach and woodland provide ample opportunities to enjoy peace and solitude. A bird watchers paradise with a national nature reserve and salt marshes nearby.

Weather and Tides


26 May 2017


Maximum Temperature23°C (73°F)
Minimum Temperature15°C (59°F)
Wind DirectionSouth Easterly
Wind Speed13mph
VisibilityVery Good
UV Risk7
Sunrise04:44 BST
Sunset21:04 BST


27 May 2017

Sunny Intervals

Maximum Temperature25°C (77°F)
Minimum Temperature14°C (57°F)
Wind DirectionEast South Easterly
Wind Speed11mph
UV Risk6
Sunrise04:43 BST
Sunset21:05 BST


28 May 2017

Light Cloud

Maximum Temperature21°C (70°F)
Minimum Temperature13°C (55°F)
Wind DirectionWest North Westerly
Wind Speed6mph
VisibilityVery Good
UV Risk7
Sunrise04:42 BST
Sunset21:06 BST


Low tide: 03:47 BST
(02:47 26 May 2017 GMT)

High tide: 07:47 BST
(06:47 26 May 2017 GMT)

Low tide: 16:04 BST
(15:04 26 May 2017 GMT)

High tide: 20:04 BST
(19:04 26 May 2017 GMT)


Low tide: 04:32 BST
(03:32 27 May 2017 GMT)

High tide: 08:28 BST
(07:28 27 May 2017 GMT)

Low tide: 16:52 BST
(15:52 27 May 2017 GMT)

High tide: 20:49 BST
(19:49 27 May 2017 GMT)


Low tide: 05:16 BST
(04:16 28 May 2017 GMT)

High tide: 09:10 BST
(08:10 28 May 2017 GMT)

Low tide: 17:39 BST
(16:39 28 May 2017 GMT)

High tide: 21:35 BST
(20:35 28 May 2017 GMT)

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