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Tide Times
Norfolk broads tide time table and info   Relative Low Water Times
the broads rivers are tidal, the tide rising and falling twice in every 25 hours approximately. Generally the outgoing tide (the "ebb") lasts longer than the incoming tide (the "flood"). The tidal effect is most noticeable near Gt. Yarmouth, where the broads flow out to sea, and here the tidal rise and fall can be up to 2 meters. Tidal streams near Gt. Yarmouth can run at around 4mph, as you go further up river the tides are less noticeable.
It saves time and fuel and makes less wash to go with the tide, not against it. At Gt. yarmouth there are low bridges which may delay you if the tide is very high. The best time for passing through gt. yarmouth is within one hour before or after the low water times shown below, you will have the best headroom under the bridges and your boat will be easier to manage. slack water (when the current is still , at the change of tides) occurs about 1 hour after the times given
  Approximate low water times at other locations may be easily calculated by adding the hours given in the list to the times of low water at gt. yarmouth yacht station listed below.
Acle 2 1/2 hrs Later oulton broad 3 hrs Later
Beccles 3 hrs Later potter heigham 3 hrs Later
Brundall 3hrs Later reedham 1 1/2 hrs Later
horning 3 hrs Later st olaves 1 1/2 hrs Later
loddon 2 1/2 hrs Later stalham 4 1/2 hrs Later
ludham bridge 3 hrs Later wroxham 3 1/2 hrs Later
norwich 3 1/2 hrs Later    
PLEASE NOTE: (a) The times are 'Clock times' and have been adjusted for BST, (b) the times stated are approximate, tides are affected by weather and wind conditions, (c) cruising during darkness is forbidden, you must plan your journey so as to be moored 1 hour before sunset.
Low Water at great Yarmouth yacht station adjusted for british summer time
2021 Tide Times