"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Herne Bay - Central Beach Weather and Tides

The bathing water is a resort beach on the north Kent coast close to Herne Bay town centre. The shingle beach is gently sloping, flattening to a wide expanse of sand and mud that is exposed when the tide retreats. The bathing water contains numerous groynes and is backed by a promenade. To the east is a pier and a harbour breakwater.

Nearest town: Herne Bay

Local authority: Kent County Council

OS Grid Reference: TR172682

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Weather and Tides

Forecast for the next five days

17 November

Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 8°C
(feels like 5°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 3mph.
Pressure 1029
Humidity 68%
UV Index
Air Quality

Low Tide 05:29 GMT

High Tide 11:33 GMT

Low Tide 17:48 GMT

High Tide 23:54 GMT

18 November

Chance of rain 47%
Max temp. 8°C
(feels like 4°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 7mph.
Pressure 1022
Humidity 81%
UV Index
Air Quality

Low Tide 06:08 GMT

High Tide 12:07 GMT

Low Tide 18:21 GMT

19 November

Chance of rain 4%
Max temp. 7°C
(feels like 3°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 6mph.
Pressure 1023
Humidity 66%
UV Index
Air Quality

High Tide 00:25 GMT

Low Tide 06:46 GMT

High Tide 12:40 GMT

Low Tide 18:53 GMT

20 November

Chance of rain 45%
Max temp. 12°C
(feels like 8°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 8mph.
Pressure 1015
Humidity 88%
UV Index
Air Quality

High Tide 00:56 GMT

Low Tide 07:21 GMT

High Tide 13:15 GMT

Low Tide 19:24 GMT

21 November

Chance of rain 55%
Max temp. 11°C
(feels like 9°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 5mph.
Pressure 1014
Humidity 86%
UV Index
Air Quality

High Tide 01:29 GMT

Low Tide 07:52 GMT

High Tide 13:50 GMT

Low Tide 19:52 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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