"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Bournemouth - Hengistbury Head Beach

An undeveloped south facing pebble beach set below imposing sandstone cliffs. Becomes less developed approaching Hengistbury head.

Beach type: Pebble/sand

Nearest town: Bournemouth

Local authority: Bournemouth Borough Council

OS Grid Reference: SZ170905

Awards

Blue Flag Beach

Green Coast Beach

Marine Conservation Society Recommended

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Things to see and do near Bournemouth - Hengistbury Head Beach

  • The Clay Studio (2m)
  • Serendipity Sams Play and Party Centre (2m)
  • Highcliffe Castle (3m)
  • Christchurch Castle (3m)
  • Littledown Centre (4m)
  • Littledown Miniature Railway (4m)
  • Boscombe Chine Gardens Minigolf (4m)
  • Laser Quest Bournemouth (5m)

Tourist Information

Christchurch
Tourist Information Centre
49 High Street
Dorset
England
BH23 1AS

Phone 01202 471 780
Email enquiries@christchurchtourism.info

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Weather and Tides

Forecast for Thursday 18 January

06:00


Chance of rain 2%
Max temp. 8°C
(feels like 4°C)
Wind 7mph, gusting to 10mph.
W
Pressure 1001
Humidity 73%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 2%
Max temp. 7°C
(feels like 3°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 7mph.
W
Pressure 1004
Humidity 76%
UV Index
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 30%
Max temp. 8°C
(feels like 4°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 8mph.
W
Pressure 1004
Humidity 73%
UV Index
Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 31%
Max temp. 8°C
(feels like 3°C)
Wind 6mph, gusting to 8mph.
W
Pressure 1005
Humidity 71%
UV Index
Air Quality

18:00


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 6°C
(feels like 1°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 7mph.
W
Pressure 1007
Humidity 77%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality

21:00


Chance of rain 1%
Max temp. 5°C
(feels like 0°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 7mph.
W
Pressure 1009
Humidity 80%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
Low Tide
04:49 GMT
High Tide
09:49 GMT
Low Tide
17:00 GMT
High Tide
22:15 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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An undeveloped south facing pebble beach set below imposing sandstone cliffs. Becomes less developed approaching Hengistbury head.

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