"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Kimmeridge Bay Beach

Kimmeridge Bay is on the Dorset coast, and is part of the Purbeck Heritage Coast. It is a remote, sheltered bay of cobbles and pebbles, approximately one kilometre wide, with rock flats backed by cliffs.

Nearest town: Kimmeridge

Local authority: Dorset County Council

OS Grid Reference: SY907789

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Green Coast Beach

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Things to see and do near Kimmeridge Bay Beach

  • The Blue Pool (3m)
  • Corfe Castle Model Village and Gardens (4m)
  • Corfe Castle (4m)
  • Lulworth Castle (4m)
  • Lulworth Equestrian Centre (5m)
  • Wareham Boat Hire (5m)
  • Lulworth Cove Heritage Centre (5m)
  • Putlake Adventure Farm (6m)
  • Isle of Purbeck Aquarium (7m)
  • Purbeck Toy and Musical Boxes and Vintage End of Pier Museum (7m)

Tourist Information

Wareham
Tourist Information Centre
Trinity Church
South Street
Dorset
England
BH20 4LU

Phone 01929 552 740
Email tic@purbeck-dc.gov.uk
http://www.visit-dorset.org.uk

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Weather and Tides

Forecast for Friday 18 August

06:00


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 14°C
(feels like 12°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 8mph.
W
Pressure 1011
Humidity 91%
UV Index
Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 16°C
(feels like 12°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 7mph.
WSW
Pressure 1013
Humidity 72%
UV Index
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 61%
Max temp. 15°C
(feels like 12°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 8mph.
W
Pressure 1013
Humidity 75%
UV Index
Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 29%
Max temp. 16°C
(feels like 12°C)
Wind 6mph, gusting to 9mph.
W
Pressure 1013
Humidity 59%
UV Index
Air Quality

18:00


Chance of rain 1%
Max temp. 16°C
(feels like 11°C)
Wind 6mph, gusting to 10mph.
W
Pressure 1014
Humidity 64%
UV Index
Air Quality

21:00


Chance of rain 9%
Max temp. 15°C
(feels like 11°C)
Wind 6mph, gusting to 9mph.
WSW
Pressure 1015
Humidity 75%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
High Tide
04:09 BST
(03:09 GMT)
Low Tide
09:17 BST
(08:17 GMT)
High Tide
16:43 BST
(15:43 GMT)
Low Tide
22:13 BST
(21:13 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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An unusual beach of sand and fossil bearing shale, popular with divers and snorkellers. The wave set-up here makes it a popular destination for wave-sailing windsurfers and surfers.

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