"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Leysdown-on-sea Beach

Leysdown is a traditional resort beach on the Isle of Sheppey. The gently sloping beach is mostly sandy, with some shell and shingle, and there is plenty of shallow water available as the tide retreats. The beach is bounded by flood defences and backed by a promenade.

Beach type: Sand

Nearest town: Chatham

Local authority: Kent County Council

OS Grid Reference: TR035707

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Things to see and do near Leysdown-on-sea Beach

  • MFA Bowl Whitstable (5m)
  • Whitstable Museum and Gallery (5m)
  • Shepherd Neame Brewery Tours (6m)
  • Fleur De Lis Heritage Centre (6m)
  • Faversham Swimming Pool (6m)
  • Chart Gunpowder Mills (6m)
  • Lazer Rush (6m)
  • Snappys Adventure Play (6m)
  • Snappy's Children's Indoor Adventure Play Centre (6m)
  • Bartons Point Coastal Park (6m)

Tourist Information

Whitstable
Information Point
Harbour
Kent
England
CT5 1AB

Phone 01227 378 100
Email whitstableinformation@canterbury.gov.uk

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Weather and Tides

Forecast for Thursday 21 September

06:00


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 13°C
(feels like 12°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 5mph.
S
Pressure 1016
Humidity 92%
UV Index
Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 17°C
(feels like 14°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 7mph.
S
Pressure 1017
Humidity 65%
UV Index
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 19°C
(feels like 14°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 8mph.
SSW
Pressure 1016
Humidity 55%
UV Index
Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 4%
Max temp. 18°C
(feels like 15°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 6mph.
SSW
Pressure 1016
Humidity 67%
UV Index
Air Quality

18:00


Chance of rain 57%
Max temp. 15°C
(feels like 14°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 5mph.
SSW
Pressure 1017
Humidity 85%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality

21:00


Chance of rain 10%
Max temp. 14°C
(feels like 13°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 5mph.
WSW
Pressure 1018
Humidity 91%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
High Tide
02:11 BST
(01:11 GMT)
Low Tide
08:18 BST
(07:18 GMT)
High Tide
14:22 BST
(13:22 GMT)
Low Tide
20:52 BST
(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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Situated on the Isle-Of-Sheppey. This is a sandy beach bounded by flood defences and backed by a promenade.

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