"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Bembridge Beach

Bembridge Beach is situated on the east tip of the Isle of Wight beside the Lifeboat Pier. The sandy beach faces east towards Selsey Bill and slopes gently onto rocky platforms with rockpool areas. The rocky platforms drop away nearer low water. At high water there can be little beach left. A cafe, car park, public toilets and RNLI shop are all nearby.

Beach type: Sand/Rocks

Nearest town: Ryde

Local authority: Isle of Wight Council

OS Grid Reference: SZ658880

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Things to see and do near Bembridge Beach

  • Bembridge Lifeboat Station (0m)
  • Bembridge Maritime Museum Isle of Wight Shipwreck Centre (1m)
  • Bembridge Heritage Centre (1m)
  • Bembridge Windmill (1m)
  • Old Town Hall Museum (3m)
  • Lilliput Antique Doll and Toy Museum (3m)
  • Isle of Wight Wax Works (3m)
  • Seaview Wildlife Encounter (3m)
  • Isle of Wight Zoo (3m)
  • Waltzing Waters (3m)
  • Wight Karting (3m)
  • Brading Roman Villa (4m)
  • Dinosaur Isle (4m)
  • Nunwell House and Gardens (4m)
  • Appley Park (4m)
  • Goodleaf Tree Climbing (4m)
  • Island Speedway (4m)
  • Sandown Pier (4m)
  • Rosemary Vineyard (5m)
  • Waterside Pool (5m)
  • Planet Ice Isle of Wight (5m)
  • Big Apple Ryde (5m)

Tourist Information

Brading
Tourist Information Point
Train Station
Station Road
Isle of Wight
England
PO36 0EB

Phone 01983 401770

Seasonal opening

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Weather and Tides

Forecast for Friday 20 October

06:00


Chance of rain 6%
Max temp. 13°C
(feels like 9°C)
Wind 7mph, gusting to 10mph.
W
Pressure 1003
Humidity 83%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 13°C
(feels like 9°C)
Wind 6mph, gusting to 10mph.
W
Pressure 1008
Humidity 73%
UV Index
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 14°C
(feels like 10°C)
Wind 6mph, gusting to 9mph.
WSW
Pressure 1009
Humidity 59%
UV Index
Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 14°C
(feels like 11°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 7mph.
SW
Pressure 1010
Humidity 64%
UV Index
Air Quality

18:00


Chance of rain 4%
Max temp. 15°C
(feels like 12°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 8mph.
SSW
Pressure 1009
Humidity 72%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality

21:00


Chance of rain 17%
Max temp. 15°C
(feels like 11°C)
Wind 7mph, gusting to 10mph.
S
Pressure 1006
Humidity 79%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
Low Tide
05:40 BST
(04:40 GMT)
High Tide
12:27 BST
(11:27 GMT)
Low Tide
18:01 BST
(17:01 GMT)

Important! Tide times are for the nearest measurement point and may not be accurate for this location. You should not rely on these times for anything other than a broad indication of when the tide will be at its highest or lowest.

In particular, these tide times are not suitable for navigational use. Accurate tide forecasts require complex calculations and detailed local information. If you intend to engage in any activity for which tidal information is important for safety reasons (including sailing, powerboating, diving, and surfing) then you should obtain professional data.

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The beach is made up of sand interspersed with rocky pools. Low tide reveals the Bembridge ledge on which many ships have run aground over the years.

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