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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Place Category: Beaches

7 Day Weather Forecast

Expect a temp in the range 5.2℃ to 8.1℃ with wind speed 3.6 m/sec (SE)
Tuesday, Mar 28rain
Expect a temp in the range 5.9℃ to 6.6℃ with wind speed 7.3 m/sec (SSE)
Wednesday, Mar 29cloudy
Expect a temp in the range 9.9℃ to 10.6℃ with wind speed 6.6 m/sec (SSW)
Thursday, Mar 30partlycloudy_night
Expect a temp in the range 9.6℃ to 10℃ with wind speed 9.7 m/sec (SW)
Friday, Mar 31rain
Expect a temp in the range 8.7℃ to 9.5℃ with wind speed 7.2 m/sec (SE)
Saturday, Apr 01lightrain
Expect a temp in the range 8.5℃ to 8.6℃ with wind speed 6.5 m/sec (WNW)
Sunday, Apr 02rain
Expect a temp in the range 7.1℃ to 7.7℃ with wind speed 12.6 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. These times are not adjusted for BST.

Mon 27 Mar
   High Tide at 02:10 (Height 8.13m)
   Low Tide at 08:44 (Height 1.89m)
   High Tide at 14:34 (Height 7.97m)
   Low Tide at 20:55 (Height 2.28m)
Tue 28 Mar
   High Tide at 02:52 (Height 7.64m)
   Low Tide at 09:22 (Height 2.49m)
   High Tide at 15:22 (Height 7.35m)
   Low Tide at 21:33 (Height 2.89m)
Wed 29 Mar
   High Tide at 03:46 (Height 7.11m)
   Low Tide at 10:17 (Height 3.04m)
   High Tide at 16:29 (Height 6.77m)
   Low Tide at 22:34 (Height 3.42m)
Thu 30 Mar
   High Tide at 05:07 (Height 6.70m)
   Low Tide at 11:51 (Height 3.32m)
   High Tide at 18:06 (Height 6.50m)
Fri 31 Mar
   Low Tide at 00:20 (Height 3.62m)
   High Tide at 06:46 (Height 6.69m)
   Low Tide at 13:30 (Height 3.12m)
   High Tide at 19:41 (Height 6.73m)
Sat 01 Apr
   Low Tide at 01:55 (Height 3.31m)
   High Tide at 08:03 (Height 7.06m)
   Low Tide at 14:37 (Height 2.65m)
   High Tide at 20:41 (Height 7.19m)
Sun 02 Apr
   Low Tide at 02:54 (Height 2.82m)
   High Tide at 08:54 (Height 7.53m)
   Low Tide at 15:27 (Height 2.17m)
   High Tide at 21:24 (Height 7.65m)

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