Hightown Beach

Hightown beach is mainly sandy backed by sand dunes and is the site of a former wartime military base known as Fort Crosby.

The beach is actually split either side of the River Alt.

We have no current information on dog restrictions for Hightown Beach.

Why not check other beaches nearby as we have one beach at Formby, 20 beaches in Lancashire, or check our list of Lancashire Dog Friendly Beaches.

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7 Day Weather Forecast

Expect a temp in the range 19.1℃ to 21.6℃ with wind speed 2.6 m/sec (SE)
Thursday, Aug 11
Expect a temp in the range 16.5℃ to 18.6℃ with wind speed 1.9 m/sec (NNW)
Friday, Aug 12
Expect a temp in the range 17.5℃ to 18.9℃ with wind speed 1.7 m/sec (NW)
Saturday, Aug 13
Expect a temp in the range 17.5℃ to 20.2℃ with wind speed 4.8 m/sec (SE)
Sunday, Aug 14
Expect a temp in the range 18.5℃ to 20.4℃ with wind speed 4.7 m/sec (ESE)
Monday, Aug 15
Expect a temp in the range 18.7℃ to 21.2℃ with wind speed 5.2 m/sec (E)
Tuesday, Aug 16
Expect a temp in the range 18℃ to 18.6℃ with wind speed 2.1 m/sec (ESE)

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

Hightown Beach Tide Times

Tide times are available at around 600 locations and the closest location to Hightown Beach is at Formby 3.49 km (2.17 miles) away. Tides are displayed beneath for up to 7 days and we list both high and low water times along with the height.

Wed 10 Aug
   Low Tide at 04:17 (Height 1.86m)
   High Tide at 10:16 (Height 8.18m)
   Low Tide at 16:48 (Height 1.73m)
   High Tide at 22:39 (Height 8.56m)
Thu 11 Aug
   Low Tide at 05:21 (Height 1.33m)
   High Tide at 11:13 (Height 8.58m)
   Low Tide at 17:45 (Height 1.35m)
   High Tide at 23:32 (Height 8.97m)
Fri 12 Aug
   Low Tide at 06:19 (Height 0.86m)
   High Tide at 12:03 (Height 8.88m)
   Low Tide at 18:37 (Height 1.05m)
   High Tide at 00:19 (Height 9.26m)
Sat 13 Aug
   Low Tide at 07:10 (Height 0.53m)
   High Tide at 12:50 (Height 9.02m)
   Low Tide at 19:25 (Height 0.88m)
Sun 14 Aug
   High Tide at 01:04 (Height 9.38m)
   Low Tide at 07:56 (Height 0.41m)
   High Tide at 13:33 (Height 9.00m)
   Low Tide at 20:08 (Height 0.88m)
Mon 15 Aug
   High Tide at 01:47 (Height 9.34m)
   Low Tide at 08:37 (Height 0.53m)
   High Tide at 14:15 (Height 8.82m)
   Low Tide at 20:48 (Height 1.06m)
Tue 16 Aug
   High Tide at 02:29 (Height 9.13m)
   Low Tide at 09:16 (Height 0.86m)
   High Tide at 14:54 (Height 8.53m)
   Low Tide at 21:26 (Height 1.40m)

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