"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Weymouth - Preston Beach

Weymouth Lodmoor is on the Dorset coast. It is a shingle beach, approximately one kilometre wide, backed by a promenade and the Lodmoor Nature Reserve.

Beach type: Shingle

Nearest town: Weymouth

Local authority: Dorset County Council

OS Grid Reference: SY689807

Awards

Marine Conservation Society Recommended

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Things to see and do near Weymouth - Preston Beach

  • Sea Life Adventure Park and Tower (0m)
  • Weymouth Sea Life Park (0m)
  • Pirate Adventure Golf (0m)
  • The Weymouth 4 Kids Treasure Trail (1m)
  • SandWorld Sand Sculpture Park (1m)
  • Blooming Kids (1m)
  • Radipole Lake Nature Reserve (1m)
  • Nothe Fort (1m)
  • Sharkys Play Zone (1m)
  • Lakeside SuperBowl Weymouth (1m)
  • Brewers Quay and Timewalk Journey (1m)
  • Granby Fun Factory (2m)
  • Portland Castle (4m)
  • Portland Plateau Walk (5m)

Tourist Information

Weymouth
Weymouth Visitor Centre
Unit 1, Colwell Centre
School Street
Dorset
England
DT4 8NJ

Phone 01305 561 643
Email enquiries@weymouthinformationcentre.co.uk
http://www.weymouthinformationcentre.co.uk/

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Weather and Tides

Forecast for Saturday 27 May

06:00


Chance of rain 9%
Max temp. 16°C
(feels like 15°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 6mph.
S
Pressure 1011
Humidity 89%
UV Index
Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 8%
Max temp. 15°C
(feels like 12°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 7mph.
SW
Pressure 1012
Humidity 95%
UV Index
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 1%
Max temp. 16°C
(feels like 13°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 8mph.
SW
Pressure 1014
Humidity 84%
UV Index
Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 4%
Max temp. 16°C
(feels like 13°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 8mph.
SW
Pressure 1015
Humidity 82%
UV Index
Air Quality

18:00


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 15°C
(feels like 13°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 7mph.
WSW
Pressure 1016
Humidity 84%
UV Index
Air Quality

21:00


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 14°C
(feels like 13°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 4mph.
W
Pressure 1018
Humidity 92%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
Low Tide
01:08 BST
(00:08 GMT)
High Tide
08:42 BST
(07:42 GMT)
Low Tide
13:31 BST
(12:31 GMT)
High Tide
21:03 BST
(20:03 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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Tell us what you think about Weymouth - Preston Beach

Weymouth Preston is primarily used by people who prefer a more “rural” type of beach as opposed to the resort beaches further south. This beach also has a larger dog exercise area than it's southern neighbours, with many dog owners making it their beach of choice in the summer.

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