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Sandgate West Beach

Kent, England


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Sandgate is a resort beach in the western outskirts of Folkestone, Kent.

It is situated at the northern edge of Hythe Bay, which stretches from Folkestone down to the headland of Dungeness. The beach at Sandgate is predominantly shingle with wide shallow sand flats exposed at low water. Further east there is a breakwater. The beach is backed by a promenade, followed by a green belt between the beach and the Royal Military Canal.

Sandgate West Beach is adjacent to the Kent Coastline Walk.

Shingle

Weather and tides for Friday 24 November

Today
Chance of rain 45%
Max temp. 9°C
(feels like 8°C)
Wind 4mph
Max UV Index
Tonight
Chance of rain 6%
Min temp. 2°C
(feels like -2°C)
Wind 9mph

The tide at Sandgate West Beach is currently falling. Low tide will be at approximately 8:49 AM, and the next high tide will be at approximately 1:38 PM.

Today's air pollution levels are forecast to be Low

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Location: Seabrook, Hythe

Location type: Urban

OS Grid: TR189348

County: Kent

Country: England

Local Authority: Shepway District Council

Parish: Hythe

Nearest postcode: CT21 5QT

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Visitor information for Sandgate West Beach, Kent, England. Weather, tides, visitor comments, beach facilities, photos, nearest postcode, beach information and nearby accommodation.

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