"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Botany Bay Beach Weather and Tides

A popular yet quiet sandy bay in a natural setting. It is an ideal beach for families with safe bathing and plenty for children to explore. It got the name because of the common fate of captured smugglers who frequented it who were then deported in a convict ship to Botany Bay in Australia.

Nearest town: Broadstairs

Local authority: Kent County Council

OS Grid Reference: TR392711

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Weather and Tides

Forecast for the next five days

Sunday
25 June


Chance of rain 45%
Max temp. 20°C
(feels like 17°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 6mph.
WSW
Pressure 1012
Humidity 68%
UV Index
Air Quality

High Tide 01:00 BST
(00:00 GMT)

Low Tide 07:44 BST
(06:44 GMT)

High Tide 13:27 BST
(12:27 GMT)

Low Tide 20:21 BST
(19:21 GMT)

Monday
26 June


Chance of rain 1%
Max temp. 17°C
(feels like 15°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 3mph.
ENE
Pressure 1015
Humidity 57%
UV Index
Air Quality

High Tide 01:52 BST
(00:52 GMT)

Low Tide 08:32 BST
(07:32 GMT)

High Tide 14:17 BST
(13:17 GMT)

Low Tide 21:11 BST
(20:11 GMT)

Tuesday
27 June


Chance of rain 56%
Max temp. 19°C
(feels like 17°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 6mph.
E
Pressure 1007
Humidity 70%
UV Index
Air Quality

High Tide 02:46 BST
(01:46 GMT)

Low Tide 09:18 BST
(08:18 GMT)

High Tide 15:06 BST
(14:06 GMT)

Low Tide 22:00 BST
(21:00 GMT)

Wednesday
28 June


Chance of rain 54%
Max temp. 19°C
(feels like 17°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 6mph.
SSW
Pressure 997
Humidity 80%
UV Index
Air Quality

High Tide 03:36 BST
(02:36 GMT)

Low Tide 10:02 BST
(09:02 GMT)

High Tide 15:53 BST
(14:53 GMT)

Low Tide 22:46 BST
(21:46 GMT)

Thursday
29 June


Chance of rain 37%
Max temp. 18°C
(feels like 15°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 7mph.
SW
Pressure 997
Humidity 72%
UV Index
Air Quality

High Tide 04:27 BST
(03:27 GMT)

Low Tide 10:45 BST
(09:45 GMT)

High Tide 16:40 BST
(15:40 GMT)

Low Tide 23:33 BST
(22:33 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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