"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 Tuesday 21 November

06:00


Chance of rain 1%
Max temp. 12°C
(feels like 10°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 7mph.
WSW
Pressure 1013
Humidity 87%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 7%
Max temp. 13°C
(feels like 10°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 7mph.
WSW
Pressure 1013
Humidity 80%
UV Index
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 11%
Max temp. 13°C
(feels like 11°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 7mph.
SW
Pressure 1012
Humidity 86%
UV Index
Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 9%
Max temp. 14°C
(feels like 11°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 9mph.
SW
Pressure 1010
Humidity 87%
UV Index
Air Quality

18:00


Chance of rain 6%
Max temp. 14°C
(feels like 10°C)
Wind 6mph, gusting to 10mph.
SW
Pressure 1009
Humidity 87%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality

21:00


Chance of rain 9%
Max temp. 14°C
(feels like 10°C)
Wind 6mph, gusting to 11mph.
SW
Pressure 1007
Humidity 86%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
Low Tide
00:35 GMT
High Tide
07:58 GMT
Low Tide
12:56 GMT
High Tide
20:15 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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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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