British Beaches

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Withernsea Beach

Withernsea, East Riding of Yorkshire

Withernsea is an old seaside resort with a newly rebuilt promenade, a famous lightohouse with museum and pier Towers marking the spot of the 19th century pier. The beach is part of a strip of sand and shingle that stretches for miles in either direction.

Weather and Tides

Tuesday

22 August 2017

Light Cloud

Maximum Temperature19°C (66°F)
Minimum Temperature16°C (61°F)
Wind DirectionSouth Easterly
Wind Speed13mph
VisibilityGood
Pressure1020mb
Humidity78%
UV Risk4
PollutionLow
Sunrise05:50 BST
Sunset20:14 BST

Wednesday

23 August 2017

Light Rain Shower

Maximum Temperature19°C (66°F)
Minimum Temperature12°C (54°F)
Wind DirectionSouth Easterly
Wind Speed13mph
VisibilityGood
Pressure1011mb
Humidity85%
UV Risk3
PollutionLow
Sunrise05:52 BST
Sunset20:12 BST

Thursday

24 August 2017

Sunny

Maximum Temperature20°C (68°F)
Minimum Temperature13°C (55°F)
Wind DirectionWest South Westerly
Wind Speed13mph
VisibilityVery Good
Pressure1013mb
Humidity59%
UV Risk4
PollutionLow
Sunrise05:54 BST
Sunset20:10 BST

Tuesday

High tide: 06:29 BST
(05:29 22 August 2017 GMT)

Low tide: 13:02 BST
(12:02 22 August 2017 GMT)

High tide: 19:11 BST
(18:11 22 August 2017 GMT)

Wednesday

Low tide: 01:11 BST
(00:11 23 August 2017 GMT)

High tide: 07:10 BST
(06:10 23 August 2017 GMT)

Low tide: 13:45 BST
(12:45 23 August 2017 GMT)

High tide: 19:51 BST
(18:51 23 August 2017 GMT)

Thursday

Low tide: 01:51 BST
(00:51 24 August 2017 GMT)

High tide: 07:50 BST
(06:50 24 August 2017 GMT)

Low tide: 14:25 BST
(13:25 24 August 2017 GMT)

High tide: 20:28 BST
(19:28 24 August 2017 GMT)

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