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Southwold - The Pier Beach

Southwold, Suffolk

A traditional beach resort with a refurbished pier and the time-honoured beach huts.

Weather and Tides


24 May 2015

Light Rain

Maximum Temperature16°C (61°F)
Minimum Temperature9°C (48°F)
Wind DirectionSoutherly
Wind Speed13mph
UV Risk4
Sunrise04:46 BST
Sunset20:55 BST


25 May 2015

Light Cloud

Maximum Temperature13°C (55°F)
Minimum Temperature9°C (48°F)
Wind DirectionNorth North Westerly
Wind Speed12mph
VisibilityVery Good
UV Risk4
Sunrise04:45 BST
Sunset20:56 BST


26 May 2015

Light Cloud

Maximum Temperature16°C (61°F)
Minimum Temperature8°C (46°F)
Wind DirectionWest North Westerly
Wind Speed8mph
UV Risk5
Sunrise04:43 BST
Sunset20:58 BST


High tide: 03:51 BST
(02:51 24 May 2015 GMT)

Low tide: 09:08 BST
(08:08 24 May 2015 GMT)

High tide: 15:36 BST
(14:36 24 May 2015 GMT)

Low tide: 22:00 BST
(21:00 24 May 2015 GMT)


High tide: 04:58 BST
(03:58 25 May 2015 GMT)

Low tide: 09:51 BST
(08:51 25 May 2015 GMT)

High tide: 16:25 BST
(15:25 25 May 2015 GMT)

Low tide: 23:03 BST
(22:03 25 May 2015 GMT)


High tide: 06:08 BST
(05:08 26 May 2015 GMT)

Low tide: 10:45 BST
(09:45 26 May 2015 GMT)

High tide: 17:23 BST
(16:23 26 May 2015 GMT)

Important! Tide times are for the nearest measurement point (Southwold) and may not be accurate for this beach. You should not rely on these times for anything other than a broad indication of when the tide will be at its highest or lowest.

In particular, these tide times are not suitable for navigational use.

Accurate tide forecasts require complex calculations and detailed local information. If you intend to engage in any activity for which tidal information is important for safety reasons (including sailing, powerboating, diving, and surfing) then you should obtain professional data.

Tidal predictions are © Crown Copyright and/or database rights. Reproduced by permission of the Controller of Her Majesty's Stationery Office and the UK Hydrographic Office (