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Gurnard Beach

Isle of Wight, England


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Gurnard is a small resort situated on the Isle of Wight, west of Cowes, facing across the Solent to the New Forest shore.

The gravel beach slopes gently into deep water where the currents can be strong. There are various facilities along the esplanade. The Gurnard Luck river flows to the sea just to the west of the beach and there are two storm outfalls.

Gurnard Beach is adjacent to the Isle of Wight Coast Path.

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Weather and tides for Saturday 21 October

Today
Chance of rain 69%
Max temp. 14°C
(feels like 9°C)
Wind 31mph
Max UV Index
Tonight
Chance of rain 85%
Min temp. 10°C
(feels like 6°C)
Wind 25mph

The tide at Gurnard Beach is currently rising. High tide will be at approximately 2:37 PM, and the next low tide will be at approximately 6:31 PM.

Today's air pollution levels are forecast to be Low

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Location: Gurnard, Cowes

Location type: Urban

OS Grid: SZ478958

Country: England

Local Authority: Isle of Wight Council

Parish: Gurnard

Nearest postcode: PO31 8LD

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Visitor information for Gurnard Beach, Isle of Wight, England. Weather, tides, visitor comments, beach facilities, photos, nearest postcode, beach information and nearby accommodation.

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