"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Milford-on-sea Beach

Milford-on-sea is a resort beach on the Hampshire coast with views of the Isle of Wight and the Needles. The beach is mostly shingle with a concrete sea wall and timber groynes, but there is some sand at the waters edge in places. At the top of the beach is a coastal path, backed the coast road and the town of Milford-on-Sea.

Beach type: Pebble

Nearest town: Bournemouth

Local authority: Isle of Wight Council

OS Grid Reference: SZ283914

Awards

Marine Conservation Society Recommended

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

  • Braxton Gardens (1m)
  • Apple Court (2m)
  • Island Planetarium (4m)
  • Fort Victoria (4m)
  • Fort Victoria Model Railway (4m)
  • Underwater Archaeology Centre (4m)
  • Sunken Secrets (4m)
  • Fort Victoria Marine Aquarium (4m)
  • Fort Victoria Sunken History Exhibition (4m)
  • Lymington Sea Water Baths (4m)
  • Needles Old Battery (4m)
  • Fort Victoria Country Park (4m)
  • The Needles Old Battery (4m)
  • Needles Park Sand Cliffs (4m)
  • Alum Bay Glass (Heritage Attractions Ltd) (4m)
  • Artsway (4m)
  • West Wight Sports Centre (4m)
  • Sammy Miller Museum (Transport) (Sammy Miller Museum Trust) (4m)
  • Sammy Miller Motorcycle Museum (4m)
  • Yarmouth Castle (4m)
  • Burley Villa Riding School (5m)

Tourist Information

Lymington
Visitor Centre
St Barbe Museum
New Street
Hampshire
England
SO41 9BH

Phone 01590 676969
Email information@nfdc.gov.uk
http://www.stbarbe-museum.org.uk/

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Weather and Tides

Forecast for Thursday 27 April

06:00


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 1°C
(feels like -2°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 4mph.
NNW
Pressure 1021
Humidity 91%
UV Index
Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 8°C
(feels like 6°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 3mph.
WNW
Pressure 1021
Humidity 60%
UV Index
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 4%
Max temp. 11°C
(feels like 9°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 4mph.
W
Pressure 1020
Humidity 43%
UV Index
Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 8%
Max temp. 11°C
(feels like 9°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 5mph.
WNW
Pressure 1019
Humidity 49%
UV Index
Air Quality

18:00


Chance of rain 9%
Max temp. 10°C
(feels like 7°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 6mph.
NW
Pressure 1018
Humidity 71%
UV Index
Air Quality

21:00


Chance of rain 10%
Max temp. 9°C
(feels like 6°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 5mph.
NW
Pressure 1018
Humidity 82%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
Low Tide
05:24 BST
(04:24 GMT)
High Tide
11:28 BST
(10:28 GMT)
Low Tide
17:43 BST
(16:43 GMT)
High Tide
23:50 BST
(22:50 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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This is part of a long sweeping pebble beach interspersed with wooden and rock groynes. Backed by low cliffs at its western end, it adjoins a nature reserve to the east.

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