Tilbury & Tilbury2 Weather & Tides
The Port of Tilbury and Tilbury2 are located on the Lower Thames and are the largest ports on the river, handling over 20 million tonnes per annum.
Both Tilbury and Tilbury2 are independent Port authorities managed by Port of Tilbury, (as part of the Forth Ports Group) with statutory port authority for the Port of Tilbury and Tilbury2. As statutory port authority we can offer a wide range of services for our customers
The Marine department offers a 24/7 service, giving the ability to arrive and depart when required.
The ports have a wide range of berths with the ability to handle almost all cargo types. The impounded dock offers 47 berths with the ability to take vessels up to 10.5m draft, whilst the 7 river berths can take up to 12.5m draft vessels.
The locks are able to accommodate vessels of panamax size, and offer the option of 3 different lock options depending on size.
Tilbury2 has 3 river berths, 2 ro-ro linkspan berths and one deep water bulk aggregate cargo berth.
Short and long term laybys are also available at both of our ports, as well as berths for project cargo and construction.
Current Weather Warnings
Warnings have been issued
- Warning Type: Lightning
- Start date of Warning: 2021-06-18 12:00:00
- End date of Warning: 2021-06-18 23:00:00
- Description: An area of heavy rain and showers will spread from the south during Friday afternoon, bringing the risk of a few sporadic lightning strikes, possibly turning quite frequent for a time during the afternoon.
- Date issued: 2021-06-17 12:58:06