"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Sandbanks

Sandbanks is a small peninsula or spit (1 km2 or 0.39 sq mi) crossing the mouth of Poole Harbour on the English Channel coast at Poole in Dorset, England. It is well known for the highly regarded Sandbanks Beach and property value; Sandbanks has, by area, the fourth highest land value in the world. The Sandbanks and Canford Cliffs Coastline area has been dubbed as "Britain's Palm Beach" by the national media.

Local authority: Poole Borough Council

OS Grid Reference: SZ043867

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Things to see and do in and around Sandbanks

  • The Big Canoe
  • Sandbanks Crazy Golf
  • Brownsea Island
  • Whitecliff Play Area
  • Poole Pottery and Factory Outlet
  • The Ark
  • Gus Gorillas Jungle Playground
  • The Dolphin Swimming Pool
  • Waterfront Museum
  • Poole Museum and Scaplens Court museum
  • Scaplen's Court Museum
  • Bowlplex Branksome
  • Curious About Bournemouth
  • Lollipops Soft Play Cafe Bournemouth
  • RockReef
  • Oceanarium, The Bournemouth Aquarium
  • Oceanarium
  • Prevail Skatehouse
  • The Bournemouth Eye
  • Bournemouth Eye
  • Laser Quest Bournemouth
  • Purbeck Toy and Musical Boxes and Vintage End of Pier Museum
  • Splashdown
  • Bowlplex Tower Park
  • Lemur Landings
  • Swanage Railway
  • Upton Country Park
  • Boscombe Chine Gardens Minigolf

Tourist Information

Poole
Welcome Centre
Enefco House
Dorset
England
BH15 1HJ

Phone 0845 234 5560
Email info@pooletourism.com
http://www.pooletourism.com/

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Weather

Forecast for Thursday 16 August

06:00


Chance of rain 52%
Max temp. 18°C
(feels like 14°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 8mph.
SW
Pressure 1013
Humidity 88%
UV Index
Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 89%
Max temp. 17°C
(feels like 15°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 4mph.
WSW
Pressure 1014
Humidity 93%
UV Index
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 84%
Max temp. 16°C
(feels like 15°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 3mph.
WNW
Pressure 1015
Humidity 85%
UV Index
Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 8%
Max temp. 18°C
(feels like 17°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 3mph.
WSW
Pressure 1015
Humidity 65%
UV Index
Air Quality

18:00


Chance of rain 1%
Max temp. 18°C
(feels like 16°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 4mph.
WNW
Pressure 1015
Humidity 62%
UV Index
Air Quality

21:00


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 16°C
(feels like 14°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 4mph.
WNW
Pressure 1017
Humidity 75%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
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