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Whitmore Bay. Barry Beach

Whitmore, Bro Morgannwg / the Vale of Glamorgan

Barry Island's soft sandy bay is particularly popular with day trippers. Barry island is bristling with amusements, fairground rides and entertainments.

Weather and Tides

Friday

26 May 2017

Sunny

Maximum Temperature23°C (73°F)
Minimum Temperature16°C (61°F)
Wind DirectionEast South Easterly
Wind Speed14mph
VisibilityVery Good
Pressure1016mb
Humidity55%
UV Risk8
PollutionLow
Sunrise05:08 BST
Sunset21:13 BST

Saturday

27 May 2017

Sunny Intervals

Maximum Temperature20°C (68°F)
Minimum Temperature12°C (54°F)
Wind DirectionWest South Westerly
Wind Speed12mph
VisibilityVery Good
Pressure1013mb
Humidity72%
UV Risk7
PollutionLow
Sunrise05:07 BST
Sunset21:14 BST

Sunday

28 May 2017

Light Rain

Maximum Temperature19°C (66°F)
Minimum Temperature15°C (59°F)
Wind DirectionNortherly
Wind Speed5mph
VisibilityGood
Pressure1018mb
Humidity74%
UV Risk5
PollutionLow
Sunrise05:06 BST
Sunset21:15 BST

Friday

Low tide: 01:42 BST
(00:42 26 May 2017 GMT)

High tide: 07:57 BST
(06:57 26 May 2017 GMT)

Low tide: 14:08 BST
(13:08 26 May 2017 GMT)

High tide: 20:17 BST
(19:17 26 May 2017 GMT)

Saturday

Low tide: 02:32 BST
(01:32 27 May 2017 GMT)

High tide: 08:46 BST
(07:46 27 May 2017 GMT)

Low tide: 14:55 BST
(13:55 27 May 2017 GMT)

High tide: 21:04 BST
(20:04 27 May 2017 GMT)

Sunday

Low tide: 03:19 BST
(02:19 28 May 2017 GMT)

High tide: 09:33 BST
(08:33 28 May 2017 GMT)

Low tide: 15:38 BST
(14:38 28 May 2017 GMT)

High tide: 21:50 BST
(20:50 28 May 2017 GMT)

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