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Durdle Door West Beach

Dorset, England


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One of England's iconic coastal locations.

Part of the Lulworth Estate and famous for the Durdle Door Arch, the beach is a narrow strand of mixed shingle, gravel and sand. The eastern end (Durdle Door Cove) is protected by the arch, while the rest of the beach is partially sheltered by a submerged offshore reef.

Durdle Door West Beach is on the Purbeck Heritage Coast and the Jurassic Coast, and adjacent to the South West Coast Path.

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Weather and tides for Tuesday 24 October

Today
Chance of rain 11%
Max temp. 16°C
(feels like 13°C)
Wind 20mph
Max UV Index
Tonight
Chance of rain 11%
Min temp. 15°C
(feels like 12°C)
Wind 20mph

The tide at Durdle Door West Beach is currently rising. High tide will be at approximately 10:00 AM, and the next low tide will be at approximately 2:40 PM.

Today's air pollution levels are forecast to be Low

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Location: Lulworth Cove

Location type: Rural

OS Grid: SY797804

County: Dorset

Country: England

Local Authority: Purbeck District Council

Parish: Chaldon Herring

Nearest postcode: DT2 8DW

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Visitor information for Durdle Door West Beach, Dorset, England. Weather, tides, visitor comments, beach facilities, photos, nearest postcode, beach information and nearby accommodation.

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