"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Handfast Point

Handfast Point is a coastal feature in Dorset, England.

It is listed under Cliffs and Headlands: Point

Local authority: Poole Borough Council

OS Grid Reference: SZ055824

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Things to see and do near Handfast Point

  • Swanage Railway (3m)
  • Swanage Museum and Heritage Centre (3m)
  • Leslie Gibbons A.T.D The Owl Pottery (3m)
  • The Big Canoe (3m)
  • Sandbanks Crazy Golf (3m)
  • Durlston Country Park (4m)
  • Brownsea Island (4m)
  • Putlake Adventure Farm (4m)

Tourist Information

Swanage
Tourist Information Centre
The White House
Shore Road
Dorset
England
BH19 1LB

Phone 01929 422 885
Email mail@swanage.gov.uk
http://www.visit-dorset.org.uk/

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Weather and Tides

Forecast for Saturday 18 November

06:00


Chance of rain 1%
Max temp. 4°C
(feels like 3°C)
Wind 1mph, gusting to 5mph.
W
Pressure 1026
Humidity 87%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 3%
Max temp. 6°C
(feels like 4°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 6mph.
WSW
Pressure 1026
Humidity 96%
UV Index
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 48%
Max temp. 9°C
(feels like 6°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 7mph.
W
Pressure 1024
Humidity 83%
UV Index
Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 18%
Max temp. 10°C
(feels like 7°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 8mph.
W
Pressure 1023
Humidity 90%
UV Index
Air Quality

18:00


Chance of rain 16%
Max temp. 10°C
(feels like 8°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 6mph.
WNW
Pressure 1022
Humidity 94%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality

21:00


Chance of rain 45%
Max temp. 9°C
(feels like 7°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 4mph.
NNW
Pressure 1023
Humidity 90%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
Low Tide
03:03 GMT
High Tide
07:54 GMT
Low Tide
15:24 GMT
High Tide
20:19 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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