"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Folkestone Harbour

Folkestone Harbour is a coastal feature in Kent, England.

It is listed under Bays and Coves: Harbour

Local authority: Kent County Council

OS Grid Reference: TR231345

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Things to see and do near Folkestone Harbour

  • The Leas Lift (1m)
  • Rotunda Amusement Park (1m)
  • Folkestone Library, Museum and Art Gallery (1m)
  • Leas Bandstand (1m)
  • Martello Tower No 3 Visitor Centre (1m)
  • Folkestone Ski Centre (1m)
  • Lower Leas Coastal Park (1m)
  • Kidz Planet (2m)
  • Mudpie Pottery Painting Creative Studio (3m)
  • Peene Quarry Picnic Site (3m)
  • Elham Valley Railway Museum (3m)
  • Kent Battle of Britain Museum (4m)
  • Bridledown Children's Farm and Wildlife Centre (4m)

Tourist Information

Discover Folkestone, Hythe and Romney Marsh
20 Bouverie Place Shopping Centre
CT20 1AU

Phone 01303 258 594


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Weather and Tides

Forecast for Thursday 22 March


Chance of rain 6%
Max temp. 5°C
(feels like 2°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 7mph.
Pressure 1022
Humidity 83%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality


Chance of rain 2%
Max temp. 7°C
(feels like 4°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 6mph.
Pressure 1021
Humidity 79%
UV Index
Air Quality


Chance of rain 4%
Max temp. 10°C
(feels like 8°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 6mph.
Pressure 1019
Humidity 69%
UV Index
Air Quality


Chance of rain 5%
Max temp. 11°C
(feels like 9°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 4mph.
Pressure 1017
Humidity 65%
UV Index
Air Quality


Chance of rain 5%
Max temp. 8°C
(feels like 6°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 5mph.
Pressure 1016
Humidity 74%
UV Index
Air Quality


Chance of rain 4%
Max temp. 6°C
(feels like 3°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 6mph.
Pressure 1015
Humidity 78%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
High Tide
01:16 GMT
Low Tide
08:56 GMT
High Tide
13:36 GMT
Low Tide
21:11 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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