"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

East Quantoxhead Beach

A sand and rock beach with interesting rock formations and many fossils. The beach is backed by very unstable cliffs.

Beach type: Sand/mud/rock

Nearest town: Watchet

Local authority: Somerset County Council

OS Grid Reference: ST135434

Awards

Marine Conservation Society Recommended

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Things to see and do near East Quantoxhead Beach

  • Williton Pottery (4m)
  • Market House Museum (4m)
  • Great Wood (4m)
  • Hinkley Point Power Stations - Hinkley Point A Visitor Centre (5m)
  • Tropiquaria Wildlife Park (5m)
  • Combe Sydenham Country Park (6m)
  • Somerset and Dorset Railway Trust (6m)
  • Torre Cider (6m)
  • Home Farm (7m)
  • Blue Anchor Railway Museum (7m)

Tourist Information

Watchet
Tourist Information Centre
C/o The Esplanade
Somerset
England
TA23 0AJ

Phone 01984 632 101
Email tourism@watchettowncouncil.org

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Weather and Tides

Forecast for Thursday 24 August

06:00


Chance of rain 1%
Max temp. 13°C
(feels like 11°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 4mph.
SW
Pressure 1017
Humidity 90%
UV Index
Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 1%
Max temp. 15°C
(feels like 13°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 5mph.
W
Pressure 1018
Humidity 75%
UV Index
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 1%
Max temp. 16°C
(feels like 14°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 5mph.
WNW
Pressure 1018
Humidity 74%
UV Index
Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 3%
Max temp. 17°C
(feels like 15°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 5mph.
WNW
Pressure 1018
Humidity 73%
UV Index
Air Quality

18:00


Chance of rain 3%
Max temp. 16°C
(feels like 15°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 4mph.
WNW
Pressure 1018
Humidity 78%
UV Index
Air Quality

21:00


Chance of rain 4%
Max temp. 14°C
(feels like 13°C)
Wind 1mph, gusting to 2mph.
WSW
Pressure 1019
Humidity 86%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
Low Tide
02:46 BST
(01:46 GMT)
High Tide
09:05 BST
(08:05 GMT)
Low Tide
15:03 BST
(14:03 GMT)
High Tide
21:20 BST
(20:20 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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A sand and rock beach with interesting rock formations and many fossils. The beach is backed by very unstable cliffs.

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