"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Church Ope Cove Beach

Church Ope Cove is on the Isle of Portland on the Dorset coast. It is a sheltered pebble beach, approximately 700 metres wide, backed by high cliffs and the settlement of Easton.

Beach type: Pebbles

Nearest town: Weymouth

Local authority: Dorset County Council

OS Grid Reference: SY698707

Awards

Marine Conservation Society Recommended

Keep Britain Tidy Seaside Award

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Things to see and do near Church Ope Cove Beach

  • Portland Museum (0m)
  • Easton Gardens (1m)
  • Portland Plateau Walk (2m)
  • Portland Castle (2m)
  • Brewers Quay and Timewalk Journey (5m)
  • Nothe Fort (5m)

Tourist Information

Weymouth
Weymouth Visitor Centre
Unit 1, Colwell Centre
School Street
Dorset
England
DT4 8NJ

Phone 01305 561 643
Email enquiries@weymouthinformationcentre.co.uk
http://www.weymouthinformationcentre.co.uk/

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Weather and Tides

Forecast for Monday 27 March

06:00


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 6°C
(feels like 2°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 5mph.
NE
Pressure 1021
Humidity 90%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 9°C
(feels like 6°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 5mph.
ENE
Pressure 1022
Humidity 81%
UV Index
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 11°C
(feels like 9°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 6mph.
E
Pressure 1021
Humidity 70%
UV Index
Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 11°C
(feels like 8°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 6mph.
E
Pressure 1019
Humidity 69%
UV Index
Air Quality

18:00


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 10°C
(feels like 8°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 5mph.
E
Pressure 1019
Humidity 80%
UV Index
Air Quality

21:00


Chance of rain 1%
Max temp. 10°C
(feels like 8°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 5mph.
E
Pressure 1019
Humidity 83%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
High Tide
07:13 BST
(06:13 GMT)
Low Tide
12:13 BST
(11:13 GMT)
High Tide
19:46 BST
(18:46 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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Tell us what you think about Church Ope Cove Beach

This beach is formed by a large expanse of limestone pebbles and is backed by cliffs on three sides which shelter bathers from the prevailing winds. Rufus Castle overlooks the beach which is south facing and safe for swimming. There are also a number of privately owned beach huts.

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