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Southend Westcliff Bay

Essex, England

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Westcliff Beach is a long sandy/shingle beach in the centre of Southend-on Sea.

It has a shallow profile and is backed by a long esplanade. At high water the sea level can flood over the entire beach and lap against the esplanade wall.


Weather and tides for Monday 17 May

Chance of rain 48%
Max temp. 15°C
(feels like 13°C)
Wind 9mph
Max UV Index
Chance of rain 14%
Min temp. 9°C
(feels like 7°C)
Wind 7mph

The tide at Southend Westcliff Bay is currently rising. High tide will be at approximately 5:05 AM, and the next low tide will be at approximately 10:48 AM.

Today's air pollution levels are forecast to be Low

Approximate sea surface temperature:   10.5°C  

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Recommended holiday cottages near Southend Westcliff Bay

Things to do and see in the area

Cliffs Pavilion Theatre (0.4 miles)
Palace Theatre (0.6 miles)
Chalkwell Park (0.9 miles)
Escape Live (1.1 miles)
Hide and Shriek (1.1 miles)
Adventure Island (1.2 miles)
Priory Park (1.3 miles)
Old Leigh (1.9 miles)
Belfairs Wood, Park and Nature Reserve (2.4 miles)

All distances are approximate

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Location: Westcliff-on-Sea, Southend-on-Sea

Location type: Urban

OS Grid: TQ865852

Country: England

Local Authority: Southend-on-Sea

Nearest postcode: SS0 7SZ

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Visitor information for Southend Westcliff Bay, Essex, England. Weather, tides, visitor comments, beach facilities, photos, nearest postcode, beach information and nearby accommodation.

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