"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Hive Beach

Hive is in Lyme Bay on the Dorset coast. It is a remote sandy beach, approximately one kilometre wide, backed by cliffs.

Beach type: Coarse sand

Nearest town: Burton Bradstock

Local authority: Torbay Borough Council

OS Grid Reference: SY490886

Awards

Green Coast Beach

Marine Conservation Society Recommended

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Things to see and do near Hive Beach

  • The Jurassic Fun Centre (1m)
  • Palmers Brewery (3m)
  • The Electric Palace (3m)
  • Abbotsbury Subtropical Gardens (5m)
  • Abbotsbury Tourism Ltd. (6m)
  • Abbotsbury Childrens Farm (6m)
  • Abbotsbury Swannery (6m)
  • Abbotsbury Playground (6m)
  • S Moores (6m)
  • Childrens Farm and Smugglers Barn (8m)

Tourist Information

Bridport
Tourist Information Centre
47 South Street
Dorset
England
DT6 3NY

Phone 01308 424 901
Email bridport.tic@westdorset-dc.gov.uk
http://www.westdorset.com

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Weather and Tides

Forecast for Sunday 23 July

06:00


Chance of rain 1%
Max temp. 10°C
(feels like 10°C)
Wind 1mph, gusting to 3mph.
NW
Pressure 1013
Humidity 97%
UV Index
Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 1%
Max temp. 16°C
(feels like 14°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 5mph.
WSW
Pressure 1013
Humidity 78%
UV Index
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 62%
Max temp. 17°C
(feels like 14°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 7mph.
SW
Pressure 1013
Humidity 83%
UV Index
Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 32%
Max temp. 18°C
(feels like 16°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 5mph.
WSW
Pressure 1013
Humidity 80%
UV Index
Air Quality

18:00


Chance of rain 31%
Max temp. 17°C
(feels like 16°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 5mph.
WNW
Pressure 1013
Humidity 77%
UV Index
Air Quality

21:00


Chance of rain 1%
Max temp. 15°C
(feels like 14°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 4mph.
WNW
Pressure 1013
Humidity 90%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
High Tide
07:19 BST
(06:19 GMT)
Low Tide
12:29 BST
(11:29 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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One and a quarter mile long gently sloping coarse sandy beach overlooked by farmland and cliffs.

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