"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Leysdown-on-sea Beach

Leysdown is a traditional resort beach on the Isle of Sheppey. The gently sloping beach is mostly sandy, with some shell and shingle, and there is plenty of shallow water available as the tide retreats. The beach is bounded by flood defences and backed by a promenade.

Beach type: Sand

Nearest town: Chatham

Local authority: Kent County Council

OS Grid Reference: TR035707

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Things to see and do near Leysdown-on-sea Beach

  • MFA Bowl Whitstable (5m)
  • Whitstable Museum and Gallery (5m)
  • Shepherd Neame Brewery Tours (6m)
  • Fleur De Lis Heritage Centre (6m)
  • Faversham Swimming Pool (6m)
  • Chart Gunpowder Mills (6m)
  • Lazer Rush (6m)
  • Snappys Adventure Play (6m)
  • Snappy's Children's Indoor Adventure Play Centre (6m)
  • Bartons Point Coastal Park (6m)

Tourist Information

Whitstable
Information Point
Harbour
Kent
England
CT5 1AB

Phone 01227 378 100
Email whitstableinformation@canterbury.gov.uk

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Weather and Tides

Forecast for Tuesday 25 April

06:00


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 4°C
(feels like -2°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 6mph.
WNW
Pressure 1012
Humidity 73%
UV Index
Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 1%
Max temp. 6°C
(feels like 2°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 5mph.
NW
Pressure 1012
Humidity 59%
UV Index
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 1%
Max temp. 8°C
(feels like 5°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 5mph.
NW
Pressure 1012
Humidity 48%
UV Index
Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 3%
Max temp. 9°C
(feels like 6°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 5mph.
NNE
Pressure 1012
Humidity 50%
UV Index
Air Quality

18:00


Chance of rain 7%
Max temp. 7°C
(feels like 4°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 5mph.
N
Pressure 1013
Humidity 65%
UV Index
Air Quality

21:00


Chance of rain 1%
Max temp. 6°C
(feels like 3°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 5mph.
N
Pressure 1014
Humidity 65%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
Low Tide
06:42 BST
(05:42 GMT)
High Tide
12:48 BST
(11:48 GMT)
Low Tide
19:00 BST
(18:00 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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Situated on the Isle-Of-Sheppey. This is a sandy beach bounded by flood defences and backed by a promenade.

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