"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Charmouth - West Beach

Charmouth West is in Lyme Bay on the Dorset coast. It is a shingle and sand beach resort, approximately 680 metres wide, backed by cliffs and next to the mouth of the River Char.

Beach type: sand & shingle

Nearest town: Lyme Regis

Local authority: Torbay Borough Council

OS Grid Reference: SY363929

Awards

Marine Conservation Society Recommended

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Things to see and do near Charmouth - West Beach

  • Lyme Regis Museum (1m)
  • The Town Mill (1m)
  • Lister Gardens Mini Golf (2m)
  • Lyme Regis Marine Aquarium (2m)
  • S Moores (3m)
  • Axminster Museum (5m)
  • Axe Valley Wildlife Park (6m)
  • Palmers Brewery (6m)
  • The Electric Palace (6m)
  • Seaton Tramway (7m)

Tourist Information

Lyme Regis
Tourist Information Centre
Guildhall Cottage
Church Street
Dorset
England
DT7 3BS

Phone 01297 442 138
Email lymeregis.tic@westdorset-dc.gov.uk
http://www.lymeregis.org/

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Weather and Tides

Forecast for Monday 21 August

06:00


Chance of rain 9%
Max temp. 17°C
(feels like 18°C)
Wind 1mph, gusting to 4mph.
W
Pressure 1021
Humidity 98%
UV Index
Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 9%
Max temp. 18°C
(feels like 18°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 3mph.
WSW
Pressure 1022
Humidity 95%
UV Index
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 5%
Max temp. 18°C
(feels like 19°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 2mph.
SW
Pressure 1022
Humidity 93%
UV Index
Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 18°C
(feels like 18°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 3mph.
SSW
Pressure 1021
Humidity 86%
UV Index
Air Quality

18:00


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 17°C
(feels like 17°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 3mph.
SSW
Pressure 1021
Humidity 88%
UV Index
Air Quality

21:00


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 16°C
(feels like 16°C)
Wind 1mph, gusting to 1mph.
E
Pressure 1021
Humidity 96%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
High Tide
07:24 BST
(06:24 GMT)
Low Tide
12:17 BST
(11:17 GMT)
High Tide
19:36 BST
(18:36 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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A beautiful area of the Dorset coast with spectacular seascapes. Part of what is now dubbed the Jurassic Coast because of the number of fossil remains discovered. Attracts fossil hunters, families and day trippers.

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