"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Bournemouth - Alum Chine Beach Weather and Tides

Situated at the opening to one of Bournemouth's famous Chines, this beach features a good range of facilities including beach chalets which are available to hire on a daily or weekly basis. Deck chairs, sunbeds, parasols, windbreaks and beach accessible wheelchairs are also available for hire. A regular land train service connects the Chine with Bournemouth & Boscombe piers to the east. A Treasure Island themed children’s play area takes it’s inspiration from author R L Stevenson who lived and wrote in a house in the Chine. A free to use paddling pool is very popular with children. The cliffs feature a Green Flag award winning sub-tropical garden which provides an oasis of tranquillity. The beach is gently sloping and sandy with no sudden shelving or rip currents, providing safe bathing. The beach is lifeguarded by the RNLI from May to September. Guided walk leaflets are available from Alum Chine beach office. The beach also features ice-cream vendor, snack shop and an excellent Italian Restaurant. A dog exercise area of the beach is provided May to September. Free LV= Kidzone children’s safety wristbands are available from the beach office.

Nearest town: Bournemouth

Local authority: Bournemouth Borough Council

OS Grid Reference: SZ076902

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Weather

Forecast for the next five days

Monday
20 May


Chance of rain 52%
Max temp. 18°C
(feels like 16°C)
Wind 1mph, gusting to 2mph.
ENE
Pressure 1014
Humidity 70%
UV Index
Air Quality

Tuesday
21 May


Chance of rain 4%
Max temp. 19°C
(feels like 17°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 4mph.
NW
Pressure 1019
Humidity 47%
UV Index
Air Quality

Wednesday
22 May


Chance of rain 4%
Max temp. 16°C
(feels like 15°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 4mph.
SSW
Pressure 1020
Humidity 53%
UV Index
Air Quality

Thursday
23 May


Chance of rain 8%
Max temp. 16°C
(feels like 14°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 4mph.
SW
Pressure 1017
Humidity 60%
UV Index
Air Quality

Friday
24 May


Chance of rain 49%
Max temp. 17°C
(feels like 14°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 5mph.
WNW
Pressure 1015
Humidity 71%
UV Index
Air Quality

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