"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Camber Beach

Camber Sands is situated at the mouth of the river Rother in Rye Bay, East Sussex. The bathing water is a wide expanse of fine sand with a shallow profile and a long tidal range. It is part of a large embayment and is truncated to the west by the training wall of the River Rother. The bathing water is backed by sand dunes and a golf course to the west and a large caravan park to the east. The area close to the mouth of the Rother has strong currents.

Beach type: Sand

Nearest town: Rye

Local authority: East Sussex County Council

OS Grid Reference: TQ974182

Awards

Marine Conservation Society Recommended

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Things to see and do near Camber Beach

  • Camber Castle (2m)
  • Rye Harbour Nature Reserve (2m)
  • Rye Art Gallery Stormont Studio/Easton Rooms (3m)
  • Rye Castle Museum (3m)
  • The Story of Rye (4m)
  • Lydd Karting (4m)

Tourist Information

Rye
Tourist Information Centre
4/5 Lion Street
East Sussex
England
TN31 7LB

Phone 01797 229 049
Email ryetic@tourismse.com
http://www.visitrye.co.uk/

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Weather

Forecast for Wednesday 17 October

06:00


Chance of rain 4%
Max temp. 12°C
(feels like 12°C)
Wind 1mph, gusting to 1mph.
NW
Pressure 1019
Humidity 94%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 15°C
(feels like 15°C)
Wind 0mph, gusting to 1mph.
WSW
Pressure 1020
Humidity 81%
UV Index
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 1%
Max temp. 17°C
(feels like 16°C)
Wind 1mph, gusting to 2mph.
S
Pressure 1020
Humidity 68%
UV Index
Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 17°C
(feels like 16°C)
Wind 1mph, gusting to 2mph.
SE
Pressure 1020
Humidity 68%
UV Index
Air Quality

18:00


Chance of rain 1%
Max temp. 14°C
(feels like 14°C)
Wind 1mph, gusting to 2mph.
N
Pressure 1021
Humidity 84%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality

21:00


Chance of rain 4%
Max temp. 13°C
(feels like 12°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 4mph.
NNE
Pressure 1023
Humidity 90%
UV Index n/a
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Accomodation near Camber Beach

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This very popular foreshore contains the only sand dunes in East Sussex, and provides an ideal family beach with a wide expanse of sand fronting the dunes. Very popular with windsurfers and kite-boarders. See also Broomhill.

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