"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

East Quantoxhead Beach

A sand and rock beach with interesting rock formations and many fossils. The beach is backed by very unstable cliffs.

Beach type: Sand/mud/rock

Nearest town: Watchet

Local authority: Somerset County Council

OS Grid Reference: ST135434

Awards

Marine Conservation Society Recommended

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Things to see and do near East Quantoxhead Beach

  • Williton Pottery (4m)
  • Market House Museum (4m)
  • Great Wood (4m)
  • Hinkley Point Power Stations - Hinkley Point A Visitor Centre (5m)
  • Tropiquaria Wildlife Park (5m)
  • Combe Sydenham Country Park (6m)
  • Somerset and Dorset Railway Trust (6m)
  • Torre Cider (6m)
  • Home Farm (7m)
  • Blue Anchor Railway Museum (7m)

Tourist Information

Watchet
Tourist Information Centre
C/o The Esplanade
Somerset
England
TA23 0AJ

Phone 01984 632 101
Email tourism@watchettowncouncil.org

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Weather and Tides

Forecast for Tuesday 28 March

06:00


Chance of rain 3%
Max temp. 7°C
(feels like 4°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 5mph.
SSE
Pressure 1017
Humidity 90%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 3%
Max temp. 10°C
(feels like 7°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 5mph.
S
Pressure 1019
Humidity 92%
UV Index
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 12%
Max temp. 12°C
(feels like 9°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 7mph.
SSW
Pressure 1019
Humidity 73%
UV Index
Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 10%
Max temp. 11°C
(feels like 8°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 7mph.
SSW
Pressure 1019
Humidity 80%
UV Index
Air Quality

18:00


Chance of rain 80%
Max temp. 10°C
(feels like 7°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 5mph.
S
Pressure 1019
Humidity 88%
UV Index
Air Quality

21:00


Chance of rain 73%
Max temp. 10°C
(feels like 6°C)
Wind 6mph, gusting to 8mph.
S
Pressure 1019
Humidity 96%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
Low Tide
01:19 BST
(00:19 GMT)
High Tide
07:33 BST
(06:33 GMT)
Low Tide
13:38 BST
(12:38 GMT)
High Tide
19:54 BST
(18:54 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 sand and rock beach with interesting rock formations and many fossils. The beach is backed by very unstable cliffs.

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