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Formby Lifeboat Road Beach

(Formby South Beach)

Merseyside, England

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Formby bathing water is a large, sandy beach with extensive sand dunes between the beach and Formby town.

There are multiple access points to the beach via boardwalks across the dunes. The beach has a shallow profile that increasingly drops off towards the sea.


Weather and tides for Thursday 29 July

Chance of rain 79%
Max temp. 17°C
(feels like 14°C)
Wind 27mph
Max UV Index
Chance of rain 23%
Min temp. 14°C
(feels like 13°C)
Wind 7mph

The tide at Formby Lifeboat Road Beach is currently rising. High tide will be at approximately 3:32 PM, and the next low tide will be at approximately 9:58 PM.

Today's air pollution levels are forecast to be Low

Approximate sea surface temperature:   17.8°C  

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Recommended holiday cottages near Formby Lifeboat Road Beach

Things to do and see in the area

Freshfield Squirrel Reserve (1.5 miles)
Formby Point (1.6 miles)
Asparagus Trail (1.8 miles)
Beer Station (1.8 miles)
Formby Golf Club (1.8 miles)
Segwayz North West (2.2 miles)
Antony Gormley's Another Place (5.2 miles)

All distances are approximate

Other beaches nearby

Location: Freshfield,

Location type: Urban

OS Grid: SD269062

Country: England

Local Authority: Sefton

Parish: Formby

Nearest postcode: L37 2EJ

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Visitor information for Formby Lifeboat Road Beach, Merseyside, England. Weather, tides, visitor comments, beach facilities, photos, nearest postcode, beach information and nearby accommodation.

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