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.

Dog Friendly Beach?

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

Why not check other beaches nearby as we have 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 8.3℃ to 8.6℃ with wind speed 6.2 m/sec (WSW)
Sunday, Feb 05partlycloudy_night
Expect a temp in the range 5℃ to 6.4℃ with wind speed 6.4 m/sec (NNW)
Monday, Feb 06partlycloudy_night
Expect a temp in the range 0.8℃ to 2.1℃ with wind speed 4.8 m/sec (SE)
Tuesday, Feb 07partlycloudy_night
Expect a temp in the range 4.5℃ to 5.7℃ with wind speed 4.7 m/sec (S)
Wednesday, Feb 08clearsky_night
Expect a temp in the range 2.4℃ to 3.5℃ with wind speed 3.6 m/sec (SE)
Thursday, Feb 09lightrain
Expect a temp in the range 2.7℃ to 6.1℃ with wind speed 5.8 m/sec (S)
Friday, Feb 10clearsky_night
Expect a temp in the range 3.1℃ to 6.2℃ with wind speed 5.1 m/sec (WNW)

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.

Sat 04 Feb
   Low Tide at 04:27 (Height 2.26m)
   High Tide at 10:27 (Height 8.17m)
   Low Tide at 17:01 (Height 1.93m)
   High Tide at 22:47 (Height 8.12m)
Sun 05 Feb
   Low Tide at 05:03 (Height 2.03m)
   High Tide at 11:01 (Height 8.39m)
   Low Tide at 17:37 (Height 1.72m)
   High Tide at 23:21 (Height 8.28m)
Mon 06 Feb
   Low Tide at 05:36 (Height 1.83m)
   High Tide at 11:33 (Height 8.54m)
   Low Tide at 18:09 (Height 1.56m)
   High Tide at 23:51 (Height 8.39m)
Tue 07 Feb
   Low Tide at 06:08 (Height 1.68m)
   High Tide at 12:03 (Height 8.62m)
   Low Tide at 18:40 (Height 1.46m)
Wed 08 Feb
   High Tide at 00:22 (Height 8.44m)
   Low Tide at 06:40 (Height 1.58m)
   High Tide at 12:34 (Height 8.64m)
   Low Tide at 19:11 (Height 1.43m)
Thu 09 Feb
   High Tide at 00:52 (Height 8.42m)
   Low Tide at 07:12 (Height 1.57m)
   High Tide at 13:04 (Height 8.58m)
   Low Tide at 19:42 (Height 1.50m)
Fri 10 Feb
   High Tide at 01:24 (Height 8.33m)
   Low Tide at 07:45 (Height 1.68m)
   High Tide at 13:34 (Height 8.48m)
   Low Tide at 20:14 (Height 1.67m)

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