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Aberystwyth - South (Beach)

Thursday 21 September

Low High Low High
04:08 09:13 16:15 21:27
0.6 m 5.2 m 0.7 m 5.5 m
Weather conditions Wind speed/direction On/Offshore wind direction
Cloudy WNW 14

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Friday 22 September

Low High Low High
04:41 09:50 16:48 22:04
0.6 m 5.2 m 0.7 m 5.4 m
Weather conditions Wind speed/direction On/Offshore wind direction
Light rain S 18

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Saturday 23 September

Low High Low High
05:12 10:26 17:19 22:41
0.7 m 5.1 m 0.8 m 5.2 m
Weather conditions Wind speed/direction On/Offshore wind direction
Cloudy SSE 13

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Sunday 24 September

Low High Low High
05:40 11:02 17:50 23:18
0.9 m 4.9 m 1.0 m 4.9 m
Weather conditions Wind speed/direction On/Offshore wind direction
Cloudy SE 10

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Monday 25 September

Low High Low High
06:09 11:39 18:24 23:54
1.2 m 4.6 m 1.3 m 4.5 m
Weather conditions Wind speed/direction On/Offshore wind direction
Cloudy SW 7

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Regional forecast for Wales

Today:

Wales will have intermittent rain and a brisk breeze. Stronger winds and heavy bursts of rain will affect the west coast at first, and hills generally. Winds will ease, and the rain will clear from the west, leaving late sunshine. Maximum Temperature 16 °C.

Tonight:

After a dry evening with late sunshine and lighter winds, a dry, clear and rather cold night will follow. A few mist and fog patches will form in prone spots. Minimum Temperature 7 °C.

Friday:

Mist patches will soon clear and there will be morning sunshine. It will cloud over and patchy rain will arrive in the west, spreading to the rest of Wales later. Maximum Temperature 17 °C.

Outlook for Saturday to Monday:

Saturday will be bright and breezy, and rather windy on the coast. Sunday and Monday are likely to be rather wet at times, with showers or longer spells of rain.

Updated at: 0421 on Thu 21 Sep 2017


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What are tides?

Tides refer to the rise and fall of a body of water, most commonly seen in the oceans; caused by the interaction between the moon, sun and Earth.

As the positions of Earth, sun and moon change in relation to each other, the gravitational pull and centrifugal forces acting upon the oceans vary and it is these differences that cause fluctuation in the height of the sea which we see at the tides going out and in.

In the UK we mostly experience a semi-diurnal tide which means we experience two high tides and two low tides each day. These occur approximately every 12 hours and 25 minutes.