"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Canvey Island - Thorney Bay Beach

Canvey Island is situated in the Thames Estuary off the south east coast of Essex and separated from the mainland by a channel. The beach is made up of sand and mud and has a view of the Kent coastline.

Beach type: Sand

Nearest town: Southend on Sea

Local authority: Essex County Council

OS Grid Reference: TQ796824

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Things to see and do near Canvey Island - Thorney Bay Beach

  • Heritage Centre (1m)
  • Castle Point Transport Museum (1m)
  • Dutch Cottage Museum (2m)
  • Canvey Railway and Model Engineering Club (2m)
  • Hadleigh Castle (3m)
  • Legacy XS Centre (3m)
  • Leigh Heritage Centre (3m)
  • Rileys Sports Bar (4m)
  • Belfairs Nature Reserve and Woodland (4m)
  • Made by You Pottery Painting Studio (4m)
  • Rayleigh Megaplay (5m)
  • Megazone Laser (5m)
  • Rayleigh Indoor Karting Stadium (5m)
  • Rayleigh Megazone (5m)
  • Megazone Laser Arena (5m)
  • Wat Tyler Country Park (5m)
  • The Motorboat Museum (5m)

Tourist Information

Southend
Tourist Information Centre
Pier Entrance
Western Esplanade
Southen-on-Sea
Essex
England
SS1 1EE

Phone 01702 618747
Email vic@southend.gov.uk
http://www.visitsouthend.co.uk

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Weather and Tides

Forecast for Tuesday 27 June

06:00


Chance of rain 5%
Max temp. 16°C
(feels like 14°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 5mph.
E
Pressure 1009
Humidity 70%
UV Index
Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 7%
Max temp. 17°C
(feels like 14°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 6mph.
E
Pressure 1008
Humidity 75%
UV Index
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 51%
Max temp. 17°C
(feels like 15°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 5mph.
E
Pressure 1007
Humidity 82%
UV Index
Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 46%
Max temp. 17°C
(feels like 15°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 5mph.
E
Pressure 1005
Humidity 83%
UV Index
Air Quality

18:00


Chance of rain 68%
Max temp. 17°C
(feels like 15°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 5mph.
ENE
Pressure 1003
Humidity 89%
UV Index
Air Quality

21:00


Chance of rain 86%
Max temp. 16°C
(feels like 15°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 5mph.
NE
Pressure 1002
Humidity 94%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
High Tide
03:36 BST
(02:36 GMT)
Low Tide
10:02 BST
(09:02 GMT)
High Tide
16:03 BST
(15:03 GMT)
Low Tide
22:42 BST
(21:42 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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Canvey Island is situated in the Thames Estuary off the south east coast of Essex and separated from the mainland by a channel. The beach is made up of sand and mud and has a view of the Kent coastline.

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