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Heysham Half Moon Bay

Lancashire, England

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A large bay with extensive sands at low tide, backed by a small town, a power station and a harbour serving passenger ferries to Douglas and Belfast.

The photo shows stone graves at Heysham head, once used for the cover of an album by Black Sabbath.


Weather and tides for Thursday 18 July

Chance of rain 5%
Min temp. 16°C
(feels like 17°C)
Wind 4mph
Tomorrow (Friday)
Chance of rain 4%
Max temp. 22°C
(feels like 21°C)
Wind 9mph
Max UV Index

The tide at Heysham Half Moon Bay is currently falling. Low tide will be at approximately 4:43 AM tomorrow, and the next high tide will be at approximately 10:33 AM tomorrow.

Today's air pollution levels are forecast to be Low

Approximate sea surface temperature:   17.2°C  

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Recommended holiday cottages near Heysham Half Moon Bay

Things to do and see in the area

St Peter's Church (0.5 miles)
Eric Morecambe Statue (2.7 miles)
The Stone Jetty (2.8 miles)
Lancaster Priory Church (4.1 miles)
Lancaster Castle (4.1 miles)
Lancaster City Museum (4.3 miles)
The Grand Theatre (4.5 miles)

All distances are approximate

Other beaches nearby

Location: Higher Heysham, Heysham

Location type: Urban

OS Grid: SD407608

County: Lancashire

Country: England

Local Authority: Lancaster

Nearest postcode: LA3 2UJ

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Visitor information for Heysham Half Moon Bay, Lancashire, England. Weather, tides, visitor comments, beach facilities, photos, nearest postcode, beach information and nearby accommodation.

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