"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Clacton Beach

Clacton is a busy seaside resort. The sandy beach is gently shelving and backed by the promenade and beach huts. Cliffs form a backdrop with the greensward and the town behind. There is no beach at high tide.

Beach type: sand & shingle

Nearest town: Clacton on Sea

Local authority: Essex County Council

OS Grid Reference: TM189152

Awards

Marine Conservation Society Recommended

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Things to see and do near Clacton Beach

  • Seaquarium at Clacton Pier (1m)
  • Clacton Pier (1m)
  • Clacton Pavilion (1m)
  • Clacton Zoo (1m)
  • Robbie Rascal Party and Play Centre (2m)
  • Space Kingdom (2m)
  • Push Kiting (2m)
  • REVIVAL (3m)

Tourist Information

Clacton-on-Sea
Tourist Information Centre
Town Hall
Station Road
Essex
England
CO15 1SE

Phone 01255 686 633
Email clactontic@tendringdc.gov.uk

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Weather

Forecast for Saturday 19 January

06:00


Chance of rain 13%
Max temp. 4°C
(feels like -2°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 8mph.
SSE
Pressure 1011
Humidity 82%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 14%
Max temp. 4°C
(feels like -1°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 8mph.
SSE
Pressure 1011
Humidity 83%
UV Index
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 16%
Max temp. 4°C
(feels like -1°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 7mph.
SSE
Pressure 1010
Humidity 85%
UV Index
Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 12%
Max temp. 4°C
(feels like -0°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 6mph.
SSE
Pressure 1009
Humidity 84%
UV Index
Air Quality

18:00


Chance of rain 14%
Max temp. 5°C
(feels like 0°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 6mph.
SE
Pressure 1009
Humidity 84%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality

21:00


Chance of rain 10%
Max temp. 5°C
(feels like 1°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 5mph.
SE
Pressure 1010
Humidity 85%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
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Tell us what you think about Clacton Beach

Famous for the Clacton pier, built in 1877. Clacton beach now attracts families to its huge range of traditional seaside entertainments. A sandy beach considered child friendly with local lifeguard patrol and first aid cover.

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