"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Felixstowe - South Beach

Felixstowe is a resort town but is also home to the country's largest container port on the Orwell Estuary. Felixstowe South is a sand and shingle beach gently sloping to the sea in a sheltered bay. There is sand at low tide. The beach is backed by a promenade and gardens.

Beach type: Sand/Shingle

Nearest town: Felixstowe

Local authority: Suffolk

OS Grid Reference: TM298336

Awards

Marine Conservation Society Recommended

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Things to see and do near Felixstowe - South Beach

  • Manning's Amusement Park (0m)
  • Funtasia (0m)
  • Landguard Fort (1m)
  • Last Night Of The Proms with the Felixstowe Festival Orchestra (1m)
  • Felixstowe Museum (1m)
  • Felixstowe Museum (2m)
  • MS Brightlingsea (2m)
  • Witenagemot Wines Ltd (4m)

Tourist Information

Felixstowe
Tourist Information Centre
91 Undercliff Road West
Suffolk
England
IP11 2AF

Phone 01394 276770
Email ftic@suffolkcoastal.gov.uk
http://www.suffolkcoastal.gov.uk/

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Weather and Tides

Forecast for Tuesday 20 February

06:00


Chance of rain 19%
Max temp. 5°C
(feels like 5°C)
Wind 0mph, gusting to 2mph.
E
Pressure 1018
Humidity 97%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 85%
Max temp. 6°C
(feels like 4°C)
Wind 1mph, gusting to 2mph.
SE
Pressure 1019
Humidity 97%
UV Index
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 96%
Max temp. 6°C
(feels like 3°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 4mph.
W
Pressure 1019
Humidity 92%
UV Index
Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 85%
Max temp. 6°C
(feels like 2°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 6mph.
N
Pressure 1020
Humidity 89%
UV Index
Air Quality

18:00


Chance of rain 32%
Max temp. 4°C
(feels like 0°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 5mph.
E
Pressure 1022
Humidity 90%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality

21:00


Chance of rain 1%
Max temp. 4°C
(feels like 0°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 5mph.
NNE
Pressure 1025
Humidity 90%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
High Tide
01:46 GMT
Low Tide
07:58 GMT
High Tide
14:14 GMT
Low Tide
20:10 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 shingle beach gently sloping to the sea in a sheltered bay. It is backed by a promenade level with the beach and behind the promenade there are gardens. The beach is popular with families.

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