"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

22 January

Chance of rain 5%
Max temp. 8°C
(feels like 6°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 6mph.
Pressure 1011
Humidity 84%
UV Index
Air Quality

High Tide 03:12 GMT

Low Tide 09:31 GMT

High Tide 15:37 GMT

Low Tide 21:38 GMT

23 January

Chance of rain 46%
Max temp. 11°C
(feels like 8°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 10mph.
Pressure 1016
Humidity 94%
UV Index
Air Quality

High Tide 03:47 GMT

Low Tide 10:07 GMT

High Tide 16:17 GMT

Low Tide 22:18 GMT

24 January

Chance of rain 69%
Max temp. 12°C
(feels like 7°C)
Wind 8mph, gusting to 13mph.
Pressure 1007
Humidity 88%
UV Index
Air Quality

High Tide 04:27 GMT

Low Tide 10:46 GMT

High Tide 17:02 GMT

Low Tide 23:04 GMT

25 January

Chance of rain 35%
Max temp. 9°C
(feels like 5°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 9mph.
Pressure 1006
Humidity 73%
UV Index
Air Quality

High Tide 05:17 GMT

Low Tide 11:36 GMT

High Tide 17:58 GMT

26 January

Chance of rain 4%
Max temp. 7°C
(feels like 4°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 7mph.
Pressure 1021
Humidity 76%
UV Index
Air Quality

Low Tide 00:03 GMT

High Tide 06:18 GMT

Low Tide 12:44 GMT

High Tide 19:05 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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