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West Bay East Beach

Dorset, England

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The beach is mainly of fine shingle with sand near to the water's edge.

East Beach forms the western end of Chesil Beach and has a backdrop of sandstone cliffs. Safety Posters exist giving general advice.

West Bay East Beach is on the Jurassic Coast, and adjacent to the South West Coast Path.

Harbour Sand Shingle

Weather and tides for Tuesday 23 April

Chance of rain 51%
Min temp. 12°C
(feels like 11°C)
Wind 7mph
Tomorrow (Wednesday)
Chance of rain 87%
Max temp. 14°C
(feels like 11°C)
Wind 16mph
Max UV Index

The tide at West Bay East Beach is currently high. Low tide will be at approximately 3:31 AM tomorrow, and the next high tide will be at approximately 10:34 AM tomorrow.

Today's air pollution levels are forecast to be Moderate

Approximate sea surface temperature:   11.2°C  

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Recommended holiday cottages near West Bay East Beach

Things to do and see in the area

Lyme Bay Rib Charter (0.1 miles)
West Bay Canoes (0.2 miles)
Palmers Brewery (1.2 miles)
Reboot Dorset (2.4 miles)
Golden Cap Estate (3.8 miles)
Jurassic Electric Bike Adventures (4.8 miles)

Places to eat near West Bay East Beach

Seagulls Restaurant (240 yards)
West Bay Tea Rooms (340 yards)
Baboo Gelato Ltd (180 yards)
Rachel's (90 yards)

All distances are approximate

Other beaches nearby

Location: West Bay, Bridport

Location type: Urban

OS Grid: SY463902

County: Dorset

Country: England

Local Authority: West Dorset

Parish: Bridport

Nearest postcode: DT6 4EP

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

British Beaches is a Good Stuff website. Tue, 23 Apr 2019 22:05:54 +0100