"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Botany Bay Beach Weather and Tides

A popular yet quiet sandy bay in a natural setting. It is an ideal beach for families with safe bathing and plenty for children to explore. It got the name because of the common fate of captured smugglers who frequented it who were then deported in a convict ship to Botany Bay in Australia.

Nearest town: Broadstairs

Local authority: Kent County Council

OS Grid Reference: TR392711

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Weather and Tides

Forecast for the next five days

17 March

Chance of rain 86%
Max temp. 2°C
(feels like -6°C)
Wind 10mph, gusting to 12mph.
Pressure 1006
Humidity 95%
UV Index
Air Quality

Low Tide 06:19 GMT

High Tide 11:57 GMT

Low Tide 18:26 GMT

18 March

Chance of rain 12%
Max temp. 2°C
(feels like -5°C)
Wind 9mph, gusting to 12mph.
Pressure 1011
Humidity 71%
UV Index
Air Quality

High Tide 00:05 GMT

Low Tide 06:52 GMT

High Tide 12:29 GMT

Low Tide 19:01 GMT

19 March

Chance of rain 2%
Max temp. 4°C
(feels like -3°C)
Wind 7mph, gusting to 12mph.
Pressure 1017
Humidity 49%
UV Index
Air Quality

High Tide 00:40 GMT

Low Tide 07:25 GMT

High Tide 13:05 GMT

Low Tide 19:36 GMT

20 March

Chance of rain 33%
Max temp. 6°C
(feels like 1°C)
Wind 6mph, gusting to 10mph.
Pressure 1027
Humidity 63%
UV Index
Air Quality

High Tide 01:17 GMT

Low Tide 07:58 GMT

High Tide 13:44 GMT

Low Tide 20:12 GMT

21 March

Chance of rain 10%
Max temp. 7°C
(feels like 4°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 5mph.
Pressure 1030
Humidity 64%
UV Index
Air Quality

High Tide 01:53 GMT

Low Tide 08:32 GMT

High Tide 14:19 GMT

Low Tide 20:49 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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