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Margate Westbrook Bay

Kent, England

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his sandy beach is very popular with families.

It is approximately 200 metres long with safe shallow bathing conditions. The former Seabathing Hospital overlooks the bay as it was felt that fresh air and salt water was extremely beneficial for promoting good health.

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

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Weather and tides for Tuesday 18 June

Chance of rain 51%
Max temp. 17°C
(feels like 16°C)
Wind 7mph
Max UV Index
Chance of rain 4%
Min temp. 14°C
(feels like 11°C)
Wind 13mph

The tide at Margate Westbrook Bay is currently rising. High tide will be at approximately 10:13 AM, and the next low tide will be at approximately 4:31 PM.

Today's air pollution levels are forecast to be Low

Approximate sea surface temperature:   15°C  

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Recommended holiday cottages near Margate Westbrook Bay

Things to do and see in the area

Margate Museum (0.9 miles)
Carlton Cinema (1.1 miles)
CTRL ALT ESC Technology Based Escape Rooms (1.2 miles)
The Escapement - Margate Escape Rooms (1.2 miles)
Quex Park and The Powell-Cotton Museum (2.5 miles)
Spitfire & Hurricane Memorial Museum (2.5 miles)
The RAF Manston History Museum (2.6 miles)
Yard of Ale (2.9 miles)
St Peter's Village Tour (3 miles)
Minnis Bay (3.3 miles)

All distances are approximate

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Location: Westbrook, Margate

Location type: Urban

OS Grid: TR340705

County: Kent

Country: England

Local Authority: Thanet

Nearest postcode: CT7 9UU

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

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