"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Ringstead Bay Beach

Ringstead Bay is on the Dorset coast and is part of the Purbeck Heritage Coast. It is a remote shingle beach, approximately one kilometre wide, backed by high cliffs.

Beach type: Shingle

Nearest town: Weymouth

Local authority: Dorset County Council

OS Grid Reference: SY752811

Awards

Marine Conservation Society Recommended

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Things to see and do near Ringstead Bay Beach

  • SandWorld Sand Sculpture Park (4m)
  • Sea Life Adventure Park and Tower (4m)
  • Pirate Adventure Golf (4m)
  • Weymouth Sea Life Park (4m)
  • Dorset Snowsport Centre (4m)
  • Lulworth Cove Heritage Centre (4m)
  • The Weymouth 4 Kids Treasure Trail (4m)
  • Nothe Fort (5m)
  • Brewers Quay and Timewalk Journey (5m)
  • Sharkys Play Zone (5m)
  • Blooming Kids (5m)
  • Lakeside SuperBowl Weymouth (5m)
  • Radipole Lake Nature Reserve (5m)

Tourist Information

Weymouth
Weymouth Visitor Centre
Unit 1, Colwell Centre
School Street
Dorset
England
DT4 8NJ

Phone 01305 561 643
Email enquiries@weymouthinformationcentre.co.uk
http://www.weymouthinformationcentre.co.uk/

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Weather and Tides

Forecast for Friday 23 June

06:00


Chance of rain 5%
Max temp. 15°C
(feels like 13°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 5mph.
W
Pressure 1018
Humidity 78%
UV Index
Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 4%
Max temp. 16°C
(feels like 13°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 6mph.
WSW
Pressure 1018
Humidity 74%
UV Index
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 4%
Max temp. 17°C
(feels like 14°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 8mph.
WSW
Pressure 1018
Humidity 76%
UV Index
Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 5%
Max temp. 17°C
(feels like 13°C)
Wind 6mph, gusting to 9mph.
WSW
Pressure 1018
Humidity 78%
UV Index
Air Quality

18:00


Chance of rain 1%
Max temp. 17°C
(feels like 13°C)
Wind 6mph, gusting to 8mph.
WSW
Pressure 1018
Humidity 82%
UV Index
Air Quality

21:00


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 16°C
(feels like 13°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 8mph.
WSW
Pressure 1018
Humidity 85%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
High Tide
06:46 BST
(05:46 GMT)
Low Tide
11:35 BST
(10:35 GMT)
High Tide
19:16 BST
(18:16 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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Tell us what you think about Ringstead Bay Beach

700 yards of shingle beach, once used by smugglers, and overlooked by unspoilt farmland and cliffs. The beach is quite a walk down hill from a National Trust car park.

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