"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Southend - Thorpe Bay Beach

Thorpe Bay is a sandy/shingle beach that stretches from Eastern Esplanade by Southchurch Park through to Thorpe Bay Yacht Club. The beach is gently sloping with a long tidal range.

Beach type: Sand

Nearest town: Southend on sea

Local authority: Southend-on-Sea Borough Council

OS Grid Reference: TQ912846

Awards

Marine Conservation Society Recommended

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Things to see and do near Southend - Thorpe Bay Beach

  • Arnold Palmer Crazy Golf (1m)
  • Southend Marine Activities Centre (1m)
  • Southchurch Hall Museum (1m)
  • Sealife Adventure (1m)
  • Kursaal (1m)
  • Southend Pier and Train (1m)
  • Southend Pier Museum (1m)
  • Mr B's Space Chase Quasar (2m)
  • Adventure Island (2m)
  • Southend Cliff Lift (2m)
  • Kids Kingdom (2m)
  • Central Museum (3m)
  • Southend Planetarium (3m)
  • Rollacity (4m)
  • Fun Factory Rochford (4m)
  • Made by You Pottery Painting Studio (4m)
  • Rileys Sports Bar (4m)
  • Jo Shenton and Nat Hughes present Photosynthesis, a mixed media exhibition (4m)
  • Leigh Heritage Centre (5m)

Tourist Information

Southend
Tourist Information Centre
Pier Entrance
Western Esplanade
Southen-on-Sea
Essex
England
SS1 1EE

Phone 01702 618747
Email vic@southend.gov.uk
http://www.visitsouthend.co.uk

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Weather and Tides

Forecast for Thursday 17 August

06:00


Chance of rain 48%
Max temp. 17°C
(feels like 15°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 7mph.
SSW
Pressure 1011
Humidity 94%
UV Index
Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 44%
Max temp. 19°C
(feels like 16°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 6mph.
SW
Pressure 1012
Humidity 88%
UV Index
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 12%
Max temp. 20°C
(feels like 17°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 7mph.
SW
Pressure 1012
Humidity 76%
UV Index
Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 4%
Max temp. 21°C
(feels like 18°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 7mph.
SW
Pressure 1011
Humidity 66%
UV Index
Air Quality

18:00


Chance of rain 1%
Max temp. 20°C
(feels like 17°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 7mph.
SW
Pressure 1010
Humidity 70%
UV Index
Air Quality

21:00


Chance of rain 5%
Max temp. 18°C
(feels like 15°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 7mph.
SW
Pressure 1011
Humidity 84%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
Low Tide
02:08 BST
(01:08 GMT)
High Tide
08:33 BST
(07:33 GMT)
Low Tide
14:54 BST
(13:54 GMT)
High Tide
21:05 BST
(20:05 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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A sandy beach within this busy seaside resort town.

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