"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 April

06:00


Chance of rain 1%
Max temp. 4°C
(feels like 1°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 5mph.
NNE
Pressure 1027
Humidity 85%
UV Index
Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 11°C
(feels like 10°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 3mph.
NNE
Pressure 1028
Humidity 65%
UV Index
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 13°C
(feels like 12°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 3mph.
WSW
Pressure 1027
Humidity 59%
UV Index
Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 1%
Max temp. 11°C
(feels like 10°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 3mph.
SW
Pressure 1026
Humidity 67%
UV Index
Air Quality

18:00


Chance of rain 1%
Max temp. 11°C
(feels like 9°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 3mph.
SW
Pressure 1025
Humidity 75%
UV Index
Air Quality

21:00


Chance of rain 3%
Max temp. 9°C
(feels like 8°C)
Wind 1mph, gusting to 2mph.
SE
Pressure 1024
Humidity 91%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
High Tide
04:33 BST
(03:33 GMT)
Low Tide
10:18 BST
(09:18 GMT)
High Tide
17:11 BST
(16:11 GMT)
Low Tide
22:40 BST
(21:40 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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