"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Margate - Fulsam Rock Beach

The bathing water is a resort beach on the north Kent coast close to Margate town centre. It is a gently shelving sandy beach with a harbour wall at the western end and a lido at the eastern end. There are extensive underwater rock formations just offshore along the length of the beach which are exposed at low water. A promenade sits above the beach with public gardens behind.

Beach type: Sand and Rock

Nearest town: Margate

Local authority: Kent County Council

OS Grid Reference: TR357714

Awards

Marine Conservation Society Recommended

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Things to see and do near Margate - Fulsam Rock Beach

  • Bugsys (0m)
  • Junk Deluxe (0m)
  • Pick n Paint a Pot (0m)
  • Old Town Hall Local History Museum (0m)
  • The Shell Grotto (0m)
  • Walley World Indoor Adventure Playground (1m)
  • Strokes Adventure Golf (1m)
  • Drapers Mill (1m)
  • Ollies Childrens Indoor Play Centre (1m)
  • Revolution Skatepark (2m)
  • Bumble Beez (3m)
  • Crampton Tower Museum (3m)
  • The Spitfire and Hurricane Memorial Museum (3m)
  • Dickens House Museum (3m)
  • Lillyputt Mini Golf (3m)
  • Powell-Cotton Museum (4m)
  • Lazer Rush Outdoor (4m)
  • Jungle Jims (4m)
  • Powell Cotton Museum, Quex House and Gardens (4m)
  • Ramsgate Tunnels (4m)
  • Ramsgate Motor Museum (4m)
  • Sea Searcher Boat Trips (5m)
  • Maritime Museum, Ramsgate (5m)

Tourist Information

Margate
Thanet Visitor Information Service
The Droit House
Stone Pier
Kent
England
CT9 1JD

Phone 01843 577 577
Email visitorinformation@thanet.gov.uk
http://www.visitthanet.co.uk/

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Weather and Tides

Forecast for Wednesday 13 December

06:00


Chance of rain 17%
Max temp. 8°C
(feels like 4°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 10mph.
SSW
Pressure 1000
Humidity 99%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 53%
Max temp. 7°C
(feels like 2°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 7mph.
WSW
Pressure 1000
Humidity 91%
UV Index
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 18%
Max temp. 7°C
(feels like 3°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 7mph.
SW
Pressure 997
Humidity 91%
UV Index
Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 84%
Max temp. 8°C
(feels like 5°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 7mph.
WSW
Pressure 993
Humidity 90%
UV Index
Air Quality

18:00


Chance of rain 4%
Max temp. 6°C
(feels like 1°C)
Wind 7mph, gusting to 9mph.
W
Pressure 993
Humidity 81%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality

21:00


Chance of rain 54%
Max temp. 4°C
(feels like -1°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 8mph.
SW
Pressure 991
Humidity 86%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
Low Tide
02:00 GMT
High Tide
08:06 GMT
Low Tide
14:37 GMT
High Tide
20:52 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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