"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Church Ope Cove Beach

Church Ope Cove is on the Isle of Portland on the Dorset coast. It is a sheltered pebble beach, approximately 700 metres wide, backed by high cliffs and the settlement of Easton.

Beach type: Pebbles

Nearest town: Weymouth

Local authority: Dorset County Council

OS Grid Reference: SY698707

Awards

Marine Conservation Society Recommended

Keep Britain Tidy Seaside Award

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Things to see and do near Church Ope Cove Beach

  • Portland Museum (0m)
  • Easton Gardens (1m)
  • Portland Plateau Walk (2m)
  • Portland Castle (2m)
  • Brewers Quay and Timewalk Journey (5m)
  • Nothe Fort (5m)

Tourist Information

Weymouth
Weymouth Visitor Centre
Unit 1, Colwell Centre
School Street
Dorset
England
DT4 8NJ

Phone 01305 561 643
Email enquiries@weymouthinformationcentre.co.uk
http://www.weymouthinformationcentre.co.uk/

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Weather

Forecast for Tuesday 11 December

06:00


Chance of rain 5%
Max temp. 9°C
(feels like 8°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 3mph.
SE
Pressure 1025
Humidity 83%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 6%
Max temp. 10°C
(feels like 8°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 4mph.
SE
Pressure 1025
Humidity 82%
UV Index
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 10%
Max temp. 11°C
(feels like 8°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 6mph.
SSE
Pressure 1023
Humidity 78%
UV Index
Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 8%
Max temp. 11°C
(feels like 8°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 6mph.
S
Pressure 1022
Humidity 77%
UV Index
Air Quality

18:00


Chance of rain 4%
Max temp. 10°C
(feels like 8°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 6mph.
SSE
Pressure 1021
Humidity 77%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality

21:00


Chance of rain 5%
Max temp. 10°C
(feels like 7°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 7mph.
SSE
Pressure 1020
Humidity 77%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
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This beach is formed by a large expanse of limestone pebbles and is backed by cliffs on three sides which shelter bathers from the prevailing winds. Rufus Castle overlooks the beach which is south facing and safe for swimming. There are also a number of privately owned beach huts.

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