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"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 Thursday 21 September

Today
Chance of rain 5%
Max temp. 19°C
(feels like 15°C)
Wind 18mph
Max UV Index
Tonight
Chance of rain 52%
Min temp. 11°C
(feels like 10°C)
Wind 11mph

The tide at Margate The Bay is currently rising. High tide will be at approximately 1:41 PM, and the next low tide will be at approximately 8:03 PM.

Today's air pollution levels are forecast to be Low

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Location: Margate

Location type: Urban

OS Grid: TR351708

County: Kent

Country: England

Local Authority: Thanet District Council

Nearest postcode: CT9 1BX

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

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