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Thorney Bay

(Canvey Island Thorney Bay)

Essex, England

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A sand and mud beach within the Thames estuary.

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.

Bay Sand

Weather and tides for Tuesday 7 February

Chance of rain 20%
Min temp. -2°C
(feels like -3°C)
Wind 2mph
Tomorrow (Wednesday)
Chance of rain 18%
Max temp. 7°C
(feels like 4°C)
Wind 2mph
Max UV Index

The tide at Thorney Bay is currently rising. High tide will be at approximately 2:12 AM tomorrow, and the next low tide will be at approximately 8:30 AM tomorrow.

Today's air pollution levels are forecast to be Low

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Recommended holiday cottages near Thorney Bay

Things to do and see in the area

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

Other beaches nearby

Location: Canvey Island

Location type: Urban

OS Grid: TQ795825

County: Essex

Country: England

Local Authority: Castle Point

Parish: Canvey Island

Nearest postcode: SS8 0AG

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

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