"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

Friday
18 January


Chance of rain 52%
Max temp. 7°C
(feels like 2°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 8mph.
S
Pressure 1015
Humidity 61%
UV Index
Air Quality

Saturday
19 January


Chance of rain 79%
Max temp. 8°C
(feels like 7°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 4mph.
SSE
Pressure 1005
Humidity 93%
UV Index
Air Quality

Sunday
20 January


Chance of rain 9%
Max temp. 6°C
(feels like 2°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 5mph.
NNE
Pressure 1016
Humidity 84%
UV Index
Air Quality

Monday
21 January


Chance of rain 4%
Max temp. 6°C
(feels like 3°C)
Wind 1mph, gusting to 3mph.
NNW
Pressure 1025
Humidity 77%
UV Index
Air Quality

Tuesday
22 January


Chance of rain 44%
Max temp. 6°C
(feels like 2°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 6mph.
WNW
Pressure 1003
Humidity 81%
UV Index
Air Quality

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