"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Lulworth Cove Beach

Lulworth Cove is on the Dorset coast, and is part of the Purbeck Heritage Coast. It is a sand and pebble resort bay, approximately 800 metres wide, backed by cliffs.

Nearest town: Weymouth

Local authority: Dorset County Council

OS Grid Reference: SY825798


Keep Britain Tidy Seaside Award

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Things to see and do near Lulworth Cove Beach

  • Lulworth Cove Heritage Centre (0m)
  • Lulworth Castle (2m)
  • Lulworth Equestrian Centre (3m)
  • Isle of Purbeck Aquarium (4m)
  • Gloucester City Museum and Art Gallery (4m)
  • The Tank Museum (5m)
  • Monkey World (6m)
  • Dorset Snowsport Centre (6m)
  • The Blue Pool (7m)
  • Wareham Boat Hire (8m)

Tourist Information

Tourist Information Centre
Trinity Church
South Street
BH20 4LU

Phone 01929 552 740
Email tic@purbeck-dc.gov.uk

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Weather and Tides

Forecast for Friday 20 July


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 16°C
(feels like 14°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 5mph.
Pressure 1016
Humidity 73%
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Chance of rain 3%
Max temp. 20°C
(feels like 18°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 4mph.
Pressure 1015
Humidity 55%
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Chance of rain 1%
Max temp. 22°C
(feels like 19°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 5mph.
Pressure 1014
Humidity 48%
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Chance of rain 12%
Max temp. 20°C
(feels like 17°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 6mph.
Pressure 1014
Humidity 56%
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Chance of rain 10%
Max temp. 19°C
(feels like 17°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 5mph.
Pressure 1013
Humidity 64%
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Chance of rain 55%
Max temp. 16°C
(feels like 16°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 3mph.
Pressure 1013
Humidity 90%
UV Index n/a
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Low Tide
05:36 BST
(04:36 GMT)
High Tide
13:22 BST
(12:22 GMT)
Low Tide
17:53 BST
(16:53 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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Lulworth Cove is a remarkable shell shaped cove surrounded by high cliffs and with a lovely beach.

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