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"Two ships passing in the night"

Broadstairs Botany Bay

Kent, England


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A secluded sandy bay with breathtaking chalk features.

An ideal beach for families, with safe bathing and plenty for children to explore. The beach got its name from the common fate of captured smugglers who frequented it, who were then deported in a convict ship to Botany Bay in Australia.

Broadstairs Botany Bay is adjacent to the Kent Coastline Walk and the Viking Coastal Trail.

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Weather and tides for Wednesday 18 July

Today
Chance of rain 3%
Max temp. 23°C
(feels like 22°C)
Wind 2mph
Max UV Index
Tonight
Chance of rain 4%
Min temp. 15°C
(feels like 15°C)
Wind 9mph

The tide at Broadstairs Botany Bay is currently rising. High tide will be at approximately 5:26 AM, and the next low tide will be at approximately 11:39 AM.

Today's air pollution levels are forecast to be Low

Approximate sea surface temperature:   18.2°C  

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Location: Kingsgate,

Location type: Urban

OS Grid: TR390711

County: Kent

Country: England

Local Authority: Thanet District Council

Parish: Broadstairs and St Peters

Nearest postcode: CT10 3PP

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Visitor information for Broadstairs Botany Bay, Kent, England. Weather, tides, visitor comments, beach facilities, photos, nearest postcode, beach information and nearby accommodation.

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