"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Swanage - South 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: SZ031787

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Things to see and do near Swanage - South Beach

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

Forecast for Wednesday 12 December

06:00


Chance of rain 1%
Max temp. 8°C
(feels like 5°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 7mph.
SSE
Pressure 1021
Humidity 76%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 4%
Max temp. 9°C
(feels like 5°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 8mph.
SSE
Pressure 1021
Humidity 75%
UV Index
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 3%
Max temp. 9°C
(feels like 5°C)
Wind 6mph, gusting to 8mph.
SE
Pressure 1020
Humidity 66%
UV Index
Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 5%
Max temp. 8°C
(feels like 4°C)
Wind 6mph, gusting to 8mph.
SE
Pressure 1019
Humidity 66%
UV Index
Air Quality

18:00


Chance of rain 1%
Max temp. 8°C
(feels like 3°C)
Wind 6mph, gusting to 9mph.
SE
Pressure 1018
Humidity 66%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality

21:00


Chance of rain 4%
Max temp. 8°C
(feels like 3°C)
Wind 7mph, gusting to 10mph.
SE
Pressure 1017
Humidity 65%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
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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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