"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 Monday 11 December

06:00


Chance of rain 22%
Max temp. 3°C
(feels like -2°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 7mph.
NNE
Pressure 981
Humidity 90%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 21%
Max temp. 4°C
(feels like -1°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 8mph.
NE
Pressure 982
Humidity 84%
UV Index
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 76%
Max temp. 4°C
(feels like -1°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 8mph.
NE
Pressure 982
Humidity 86%
UV Index
Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 63%
Max temp. 3°C
(feels like -2°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 8mph.
NNE
Pressure 983
Humidity 89%
UV Index
Air Quality

18:00


Chance of rain 56%
Max temp. 2°C
(feels like -3°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 8mph.
N
Pressure 985
Humidity 93%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality

21:00


Chance of rain 19%
Max temp. 2°C
(feels like -3°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 7mph.
NNW
Pressure 989
Humidity 92%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
High Tide
05:15 GMT
Low Tide
11:40 GMT
High Tide
17:59 GMT
Low Tide
23:54 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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