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Swanage North Beach

Dorset, England

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The safe sheltered bay is flanked by magnificent chalk headlands on either side.

The gently sloping sands form a good 2km family beach with a promenade, providing all the facilities of a small seaside resort.

Swanage North Beach is adjacent to the Bournemouth Coast Path and the South West Coast Path.


Weather and tides for Friday 9 June

Chance of rain 5%
Min temp. 16°C
(feels like 16°C)
Wind 9mph
Tomorrow (Saturday)
Chance of rain 6%
Max temp. 23°C
(feels like 21°C)
Wind 7mph
Max UV Index

The tide at Swanage North Beach is currently rising. High tide will be at approximately 1:30 AM tomorrow, and the next low tide will be at approximately 8:58 AM tomorrow.

Today's air pollution levels are forecast to be Moderate

Approximate sea surface temperature:   13.9°C  

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Recommended holiday cottages near Swanage North Beach

Things to do and see in the area

Swanage Railway (0.5 miles)
Pursenalities Handbags & Accessories (0.5 miles)
Durlston Country Park (1.5 miles)
Studland Stables (1.9 miles)
Studland beach and Nature Reserve (2 miles)
Old Harry Rocks (2.2 miles)
Cumulus Outdoors (2.3 miles)
Corfe Castle (4.7 miles)
Brownsea Island (4.8 miles)
Dorset Waterpark (4.8 miles)

All distances are approximate

Other beaches nearby

Location: New Swanage, Swanage

Location type: Urban

OS Grid: SZ031796

County: Dorset

Country: England

Local Authority: Purbeck

Parish: Swanage

Nearest postcode: BH19 1LH

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Visitor information for Swanage North Beach, Dorset, England. Weather, tides, visitor comments, beach facilities, photos, nearest postcode, beach information and nearby accommodation.

British Beaches is a Good Stuff website. Fri, 09 Jun 2023 22:57:05 +0100