"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Lee-on-Solent Beach

The bathing water is a gently shelving resort beach adjacent to the shopping centre of Lee-on-the-Solent. More than 1 km of beach faces south-west, across the end of Southampton Water and the Solent and is sheltered from the wind by the Isle of Wight. The beach is predominantly shingle with some sand intermixed. A promenade sits above the beach, behind which is a grassed area with an urban backdrop.

Beach type: Shingle

Nearest town: Gosport

Local authority: Isle of Wight Council

OS Grid Reference: SU562004


Green Coast Beach

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Things to see and do near Lee-on-Solent Beach

  • Made By Me Studio (0m)
  • Little Woodham Living History Village (1m)
  • Planet Ice Gosport (2m)
  • Monkey Bizness (2m)
  • Fort Brockhurst (2m)
  • Go Bowling Fareham (3m)
  • Mobys Playcentre (3m)
  • The 1642 Living History Village (3m)
  • Explosion! The Museum of Naval Firepower (3m)
  • Oakleaf Brewing Company Ltd (4m)
  • Royal Navy Submarine Museum (4m)
  • Blackbrook Park Play Area (4m)
  • Atelier 71 Ltd (4m)
  • Spinnaker Tower (4m)
  • Miniport Portsmouth Historic Dockyard (4m)
  • Curious About Portsmouth (4m)
  • Portsmouth Historic Dockyard (4m)
  • Miniport at Gunwharf Quays (4m)
  • Bowlplex Portsmouth (4m)
  • Royal Garrison Church (4m)
  • Fun City (4m)
  • Solent Arena (4m)
  • Osborne House (4m)
  • Clarence Pier (5m)
  • Pirate Petes Indoor Play (5m)
  • Portsmouth Indoor Tennis Centre (5m)
  • Portsmouth City Museum (5m)
  • Adult Saxophone Group (5m)
  • Saint Mildred's Church and Church Centre (5m)
  • Calshot Activities Centre (5m)

Tourist Information

Tourist Information Centre
Westbury Manor
84 West Street
PO16 0JJ

Phone 01329 221 342
Email touristinfo@fareham.gov.uk

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Weather and Tides

Forecast for Sunday 18 March


Chance of rain 91%
Max temp. -1°C
(feels like -7°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 8mph.
Pressure 1004
Humidity 98%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality


Chance of rain 51%
Max temp. -0°C
(feels like -7°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 8mph.
Pressure 1006
Humidity 91%
UV Index
Air Quality


Chance of rain 10%
Max temp. 1°C
(feels like -5°C)
Wind 6mph, gusting to 8mph.
Pressure 1008
Humidity 81%
UV Index
Air Quality


Chance of rain 11%
Max temp. 1°C
(feels like -5°C)
Wind 6mph, gusting to 8mph.
Pressure 1008
Humidity 77%
UV Index
Air Quality


Chance of rain 21%
Max temp. 0°C
(feels like -6°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 8mph.
Pressure 1010
Humidity 82%
UV Index
Air Quality


Chance of rain 17%
Max temp. 0°C
(feels like -6°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 7mph.
Pressure 1011
Humidity 86%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
Low Tide
04:58 GMT
High Tide
12:04 GMT
Low Tide
17:14 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 pleasant gently shelving shingle beach, overlooked by wide flat grass and suitable for recreation.

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