Shoreham Beach is a shingle spit deposited over time by longshore drift. This blocks the southerly flow of the River Adur which turns east at this point and eventually meets the sea further along the coast. The pebble beach is predominantly groyned, gently sloping and offers a wide area for bathing with some sand exposed at low water. The River Adur exits the harbour at the eastern end of the bathing water separated by a concrete breakwater.
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The tide at Southwick Beach is currently falling. Low tide will be at approximately 7:22 AM, and the next high tide will be at approximately 1:26 PM.
Today's air pollution levels are forecast to be Low
Approximate sea surface temperature: 17.7°CDetailed weather and tides »
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Shoreham Harbour Lifeboat Station (0.7 miles)
Virtual Aerospace (2.3 miles)
HeliFly UK Ltd (2.4 miles)
The Therapy Shop (2.7 miles)
Pier Pressure Brighton Escape Rooms (3.8 miles)
Hatt Adventures (4.1 miles)
Gustamps (4.1 miles)
Brighton & Beyond Tours (4.1 miles)
Oliver's Brighton (4.1 miles)
Brighton Bike Tours (4.2 miles)
All distances are approximate
around 3 miles east as the seagull flies, around 3 miles by road.
around 5 miles east as the seagull flies, around 5 miles by road.
around 9 miles east-southeast as the seagull flies, around 9 miles by road.
less than a mile west as the seagull flies, around 8 miles by road.
Location type: Urban
OS Grid: TQ244046
County: West Sussex
Local Authority: Adur
Nearest postcode: BN4 1WD
(for sat-nav purposes only, a beach does not have a postal address!)
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