"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Bembridge Beach

Bembridge Beach is situated on the east tip of the Isle of Wight beside the Lifeboat Pier. The sandy beach faces east towards Selsey Bill and slopes gently onto rocky platforms with rockpool areas. The rocky platforms drop away nearer low water. At high water there can be little beach left. A cafe, car park, public toilets and RNLI shop are all nearby.

Beach type: Sand/Rocks

Nearest town: Ryde

Local authority: Isle of Wight Council

OS Grid Reference: SZ658880

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Things to see and do near Bembridge Beach

  • Bembridge Lifeboat Station (0m)
  • Bembridge Maritime Museum Isle of Wight Shipwreck Centre (1m)
  • Bembridge Heritage Centre (1m)
  • Bembridge Windmill (1m)
  • Old Town Hall Museum (3m)
  • Lilliput Antique Doll and Toy Museum (3m)
  • Isle of Wight Wax Works (3m)
  • Seaview Wildlife Encounter (3m)
  • Isle of Wight Zoo (3m)
  • Waltzing Waters (3m)
  • Wight Karting (3m)
  • Brading Roman Villa (4m)
  • Dinosaur Isle (4m)
  • Nunwell House and Gardens (4m)
  • Appley Park (4m)
  • Goodleaf Tree Climbing (4m)
  • Island Speedway (4m)
  • Sandown Pier (4m)
  • Rosemary Vineyard (5m)
  • Waterside Pool (5m)
  • Planet Ice Isle of Wight (5m)
  • Big Apple Ryde (5m)

Tourist Information

Brading
Tourist Information Point
Train Station
Station Road
Isle of Wight
England
PO36 0EB

Phone 01983 401770

Seasonal opening

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Weather and Tides

Forecast for Monday 11 December

06:00


Chance of rain 90%
Max temp. 3°C
(feels like -3°C)
Wind 6mph, gusting to 8mph.
NE
Pressure 976
Humidity 89%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 85%
Max temp. 3°C
(feels like -4°C)
Wind 9mph, gusting to 12mph.
NNE
Pressure 977
Humidity 98%
UV Index
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 58%
Max temp. 3°C
(feels like -4°C)
Wind 8mph, gusting to 11mph.
N
Pressure 980
Humidity 95%
UV Index
Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 8%
Max temp. 3°C
(feels like -3°C)
Wind 7mph, gusting to 10mph.
NNW
Pressure 985
Humidity 86%
UV Index
Air Quality

18:00


Chance of rain 1%
Max temp. 3°C
(feels like -3°C)
Wind 6mph, gusting to 9mph.
NNW
Pressure 990
Humidity 85%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality

21:00


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 2°C
(feels like -4°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 7mph.
NW
Pressure 996
Humidity 85%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
High Tide
05:40 GMT
Low Tide
11:08 GMT
High Tide
17:57 GMT
Low Tide
23:38 GMT

Important! Tide times are for the nearest measurement point and may not be accurate for this location. 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.

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The beach is made up of sand interspersed with rocky pools. Low tide reveals the Bembridge ledge on which many ships have run aground over the years.

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