Canvey Island is situated in the Thames Estuary off the south east coast of Essex and separated from the mainland by a channel. The beach is made up of sand and mud and has a view of the Kent coastline.
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The tide at Thorney Bay is currently falling. Low tide will be at approximately 6:37 AM, and the next high tide will be at approximately 12:22 PM.
Today's air pollution levels are forecast to be Low
Approximate sea surface temperature: 8.6°CDetailed weather and tides »
There are a few car parking spaces at The bay cafe and more off Thorney Bay Road.
Dogs are allowed.
No lifeguard cover at this beach
Water quality not measured here
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Leisure Island (0.4 miles)
Movie Starr Cinema (0.5 miles)
Canvey Island Seafront (0.6 miles)
Essex Powerboat School (1.2 miles)
Hadleigh Castle (2.4 miles)
Old Leigh (3.2 miles)
Belfairs Wood, Park and Nature Reserve (3.9 miles)
Chalkwell Park (4.5 miles)
Wat Tyler Country Park (4.6 miles)
Cliffs Pavilion Theatre (5 miles)
All distances are approximate
around 3 miles east-northeast as the seagull flies, around 8 miles by road.
around 4 miles east-northeast as the seagull flies, around 10 miles by road.
less than a mile east as the seagull flies, less than a mile by road.
Location: Canvey Island
Location type: Urban
OS Grid: TQ795825
Local Authority: Castle Point
Parish: Canvey Island
Nearest postcode: SS8 0AG
(for sat-nav purposes only, a beach does not have a postal address!)
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