"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Swanage - North Beach

The safe sheltered bay is flanked by magnificent chalk headlands on either side. The gently sloping sands form a good 2km family beach with a promenade, providing all the facilities of a small seaside resort.

Beach type: Sand

Nearest town: Swanage

Local authority: Poole Borough Council

OS Grid Reference: SZ031796

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Things to see and do near Swanage - North Beach

  • Swanage Railway (0m)
  • Swanage Museum and Heritage Centre (1m)
  • Leslie Gibbons A.T.D The Owl Pottery (1m)
  • Durlston Country Park (1m)
  • Putlake Adventure Farm (2m)
  • Corfe Castle Model Village and Gardens (5m)
  • Corfe Castle (5m)

Tourist Information

Swanage
Tourist Information Centre
The White House
Shore Road
Dorset
England
BH19 1LB

Phone 01929 422 885
Email mail@swanage.gov.uk
http://www.visit-dorset.org.uk/

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Weather and Tides

Forecast for Thursday 30 March

06:00


Chance of rain 1%
Max temp. 12°C
(feels like 9°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 8mph.
SSW
Pressure 1020
Humidity 83%
UV Index
Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 13°C
(feels like 11°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 7mph.
SSW
Pressure 1020
Humidity 73%
UV Index
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 1%
Max temp. 14°C
(feels like 12°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 6mph.
S
Pressure 1019
Humidity 66%
UV Index
Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 6%
Max temp. 13°C
(feels like 12°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 6mph.
SE
Pressure 1016
Humidity 74%
UV Index
Air Quality

18:00


Chance of rain 9%
Max temp. 12°C
(feels like 11°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 4mph.
ESE
Pressure 1015
Humidity 81%
UV Index
Air Quality

21:00


Chance of rain 3%
Max temp. 12°C
(feels like 10°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 6mph.
S
Pressure 1013
Humidity 82%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
Low Tide
05:41 BST
(04:41 GMT)
High Tide
11:10 BST
(10:10 GMT)
Low Tide
18:01 BST
(17:01 GMT)
High Tide
23:32 BST
(22:32 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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The safe sheltered bay is flanked by magnificent chalk headlands on either side. The gently sloping sands form a good 2km family beach with a promenade, providing all the facilities of a small seaside resort.

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