"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Minehead The Strand Beach

Somerset, England

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Minehead is one of Somerset's busiest holiday resorts with many amenities and a wide sand and shingle beach that faces North-to-North West and looks out across the Bristol Channel towards Wales.

Sea defences have caused a lot of the sand here to be washed away.


Weather and tides for Wednesday 23 August

Chance of rain 6%
Max temp. 19°C
(feels like 17°C)
Wind 11mph
Max UV Index
Chance of rain 9%
Min temp. 13°C
(feels like 13°C)
Wind 9mph

The tide at Minehead The Strand Beach is currently rising. High tide will be at approximately 8:37 PM, and the next low tide will be at approximately 2:37 AM tomorrow.

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Location: Minehead

Location type: Urban

OS Grid: SS978462

County: Somerset

Country: England

Local Authority: West Somerset District Council

Parish: Minehead

Nearest postcode: TA24 6GW

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British Beaches is a Good Stuff website. Wed, 23 Aug 2017 16:47:55 +0100