"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Margate The Bay

Kent, England

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The bathing water is a resort beach on the north Kent coast adjacent to Margate town centre.

It is a gently shelving sandy beach with a harbour wall at the eastern end and a rock formation that is exposed at low water at the western end. A promenade sits above the beach and there is a saltwater pool on the beach below the high water mark.

Margate The Bay is adjacent to the Kent Coastline Walk and the Viking Coastal Trail.

Harbour Sand Rock

Weather and tides for Wednesday 23 August

Chance of rain 7%
Max temp. 24°C
(feels like 24°C)
Wind 11mph
Max UV Index
Chance of rain 5%
Min temp. 14°C
(feels like 13°C)
Wind 13mph

The tide at Margate The Bay is currently falling. Low tide will be at approximately 8:31 PM, and the next high tide will be at approximately 2:32 AM tomorrow.

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Location: Margate

Location type: Urban

OS Grid: TR350707

County: Kent

Country: England

Local Authority: Thanet District Council

Nearest postcode: CT9 1BX

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British Beaches is a Good Stuff website. Wed, 23 Aug 2017 16:36:18 +0100