"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 Saturday 23 September

06:00


Chance of rain 17%
Max temp. 13°C
(feels like 11°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 6mph.
S
Pressure 1020
Humidity 99%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 13°C
(feels like 10°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 8mph.
S
Pressure 1020
Humidity 92%
UV Index
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 4%
Max temp. 15°C
(feels like 12°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 8mph.
S
Pressure 1019
Humidity 68%
UV Index
Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 3%
Max temp. 15°C
(feels like 12°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 7mph.
SSE
Pressure 1019
Humidity 62%
UV Index
Air Quality

18:00


Chance of rain 5%
Max temp. 14°C
(feels like 11°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 7mph.
SSE
Pressure 1018
Humidity 76%
UV Index
Air Quality

21:00


Chance of rain 4%
Max temp. 13°C
(feels like 11°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 6mph.
SE
Pressure 1018
Humidity 81%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
Low Tide
02:58 BST
(01:58 GMT)
High Tide
09:13 BST
(08:13 GMT)
Low Tide
15:12 BST
(14:12 GMT)
High Tide
21:27 BST
(20:27 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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