"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 Thursday 24 August

06:00


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 14°C
(feels like 13°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 5mph.
W
Pressure 1016
Humidity 87%
UV Index
Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 18°C
(feels like 16°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 5mph.
WSW
Pressure 1016
Humidity 65%
UV Index
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 1%
Max temp. 20°C
(feels like 17°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 6mph.
WSW
Pressure 1016
Humidity 51%
UV Index
Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 4%
Max temp. 21°C
(feels like 18°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 6mph.
W
Pressure 1016
Humidity 47%
UV Index
Air Quality

18:00


Chance of rain 3%
Max temp. 20°C
(feels like 18°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 4mph.
W
Pressure 1017
Humidity 53%
UV Index
Air Quality

21:00


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 17°C
(feels like 16°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 4mph.
W
Pressure 1018
Humidity 70%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
High Tide
01:59 BST
(00:59 GMT)
Low Tide
07:35 BST
(06:35 GMT)
High Tide
14:15 BST
(13:15 GMT)
Low Tide
20:13 BST
(19:13 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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