"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

Saturday
21 April


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 15°C
(feels like 13°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 4mph.
E
Pressure 1021
Humidity 74%
UV Index
Air Quality

High Tide 03:59 BST
(02:59 GMT)

Low Tide 10:30 BST
(09:30 GMT)

High Tide 16:25 BST
(15:25 GMT)

Low Tide 23:04 BST
(22:04 GMT)

Sunday
22 April


Chance of rain 26%
Max temp. 22°C
(feels like 18°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 6mph.
SSW
Pressure 1010
Humidity 54%
UV Index
Air Quality

High Tide 04:54 BST
(03:54 GMT)

Low Tide 11:23 BST
(10:23 GMT)

High Tide 17:21 BST
(16:21 GMT)

Monday
23 April


Chance of rain 5%
Max temp. 15°C
(feels like 12°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 7mph.
W
Pressure 1016
Humidity 59%
UV Index
Air Quality

High Tide 06:01 BST
(05:01 GMT)

Low Tide 12:34 BST
(11:34 GMT)

High Tide 18:36 BST
(17:36 GMT)

Low Tide 23:07 GMT

Tuesday
24 April


Chance of rain 11%
Max temp. 16°C
(feels like 13°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 6mph.
WSW
Pressure 1017
Humidity 68%
UV Index
Air Quality

Low Tide 01:28 BST
(00:28 GMT)

High Tide 07:28 BST
(06:28 GMT)

Low Tide 14:04 BST
(13:04 GMT)

High Tide 20:06 BST
(19:06 GMT)

Wednesday
25 April


Chance of rain 42%
Max temp. 14°C
(feels like 11°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 7mph.
WNW
Pressure 1013
Humidity 71%
UV Index
Air Quality

Low Tide 02:56 BST
(01:56 GMT)

High Tide 08:53 BST
(07:53 GMT)

Low Tide 15:29 BST
(14:29 GMT)

High Tide 21:21 BST
(20:21 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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