Lizard Lighthouse

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Lizard Lighthouse is a landfall and coastal mark giving a guide to vessels in passage along the English Channel and warning of the hazardous waters off Lizard Point.

Many stories are told of the activities of wreckers around our coasts, most of which are grossly exaggerated, but small communities occasionally and sometimes officially benefited from the spoils of shipwrecks, and petitions for lighthouses were, in certain cases, rejected on the strength of local opinion; this was particularly true in the South West of England.

The distinctive twin towers of the Lizard Lighthouse mark the most southerly point of mainland Britain. The coastline is particularly hazardous, and from early times the need for a beacon was obvious.

Lighthouse has a visitor centre although opening times are restricted.

Weather


Lizard Lighthouse 7 day weather forecast, weather in The Lizard, Cornwall

Today
Expect a temp in the range 10.2℃ to 10.6℃ with wind speed 5.9 m/sec (W)
Saturday, Jan 29
Expect a temp in the range 10.2℃ to 10.4℃ with wind speed 8.6 m/sec (W)
Sunday, Jan 30
Expect a temp in the range 5.1℃ to 7.4℃ with wind speed 1.8 m/sec (N)
Monday, Jan 31
Expect a temp in the range 8.7℃ to 9.1℃ with wind speed 9.1 m/sec (WNW)
Tuesday, Feb 01
Expect a temp in the range 9.2℃ to 9.8℃ with wind speed 6.7 m/sec (NW)
Wednesday, Feb 02
Expect a temp in the range 10.7℃ to 10.9℃ with wind speed 9.5 m/sec (WNW)
Thursday, Feb 03
Expect a temp in the range 8.4℃ to 9.4℃ with wind speed 6 m/sec (WSW)


The Lizard weather forecast from Yr, delivered by the Norwegian Meteorological Institute and NRK

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