"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Totland Bay Beach

Totland Bay is a small rural beach located at the north western end of the Isle of Wight which enjoys panoramic views of the Solent. The sandy beach slopes gently into the sea. There are cafes and facilities close by.

Beach type: Sand/Shingle

Nearest town: Totland

Local authority: Isle of Wight Council

OS Grid Reference: SZ322870


Marine Conservation Society Recommended

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Things to see and do near Totland Bay Beach

  • Needles Old Battery (0m)
  • West Wight Sports Centre (1m)
  • The Needles Old Battery (1m)
  • Needles Park Sand Cliffs (1m)
  • Alum Bay Glass (Heritage Attractions Ltd) (1m)
  • Fort Victoria Country Park (2m)
  • Island Planetarium (2m)
  • Fort Victoria Marine Aquarium (2m)
  • Fort Victoria Sunken History Exhibition (2m)
  • Sunken Secrets (2m)
  • Underwater Archaeology Centre (2m)
  • Fort Victoria (2m)
  • Fort Victoria Model Railway (2m)
  • Yarmouth Castle (3m)
  • Braxton Gardens (4m)
  • Chessell Pottery Barns (5m)

Tourist Information

Freshwater Bay
Tourist Information Point
Dimbola Museum and Galleries
Terrace Lane
Isle of Wight
PO40 9QE

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Weather and Tides

Forecast for Friday 20 October


Chance of rain 6%
Max temp. 13°C
(feels like 7°C)
Wind 11mph, gusting to 13mph.
Pressure 1003
Humidity 86%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 13°C
(feels like 8°C)
Wind 8mph, gusting to 10mph.
Pressure 1008
Humidity 75%
UV Index
Air Quality


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 14°C
(feels like 9°C)
Wind 7mph, gusting to 9mph.
Pressure 1010
Humidity 62%
UV Index
Air Quality


Chance of rain 3%
Max temp. 14°C
(feels like 11°C)
Wind 6mph, gusting to 8mph.
Pressure 1010
Humidity 70%
UV Index
Air Quality


Chance of rain 4%
Max temp. 15°C
(feels like 11°C)
Wind 6mph, gusting to 9mph.
Pressure 1008
Humidity 74%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality


Chance of rain 47%
Max temp. 16°C
(feels like 10°C)
Wind 8mph, gusting to 11mph.
Pressure 1005
Humidity 82%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
Low Tide
04:50 BST
(03:50 GMT)
High Tide
10:47 BST
(09:47 GMT)
Low Tide
17:11 BST
(16:11 GMT)
High Tide
22:57 BST
(21:57 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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This sand and shingle beach is set in a bay and is a favourite for families with young children.

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