"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Margate - The Bay Beach Weather and Tides

The bathing water is a resort beach on the north Kent coast adjacent to Margate town centre. It is a gently shelving sandy beach with a harbour wall at the eastern end and a rock formation that is exposed at low water at the western end. A promenade sits above the beach and there is a saltwater pool on the beach below the high water mark.

Nearest town: Margate

Local authority: Kent County Council

OS Grid Reference: TR350707

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Weather and Tides

Forecast for the next five days

19 February

Chance of rain 82%
Max temp. 8°C
(feels like 7°C)
Wind 1mph, gusting to 2mph.
Pressure 1017
Humidity 97%
UV Index
Air Quality

High Tide 01:59 GMT

Low Tide 08:14 GMT

High Tide 14:25 GMT

Low Tide 20:22 GMT

20 February

Chance of rain 56%
Max temp. 6°C
(feels like 4°C)
Wind 1mph, gusting to 2mph.
Pressure 1021
Humidity 92%
UV Index
Air Quality

High Tide 02:33 GMT

Low Tide 08:48 GMT

High Tide 14:59 GMT

Low Tide 20:58 GMT

21 February

Chance of rain 11%
Max temp. 6°C
(feels like 2°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 5mph.
Pressure 1027
Humidity 75%
UV Index
Air Quality

High Tide 03:04 GMT

Low Tide 09:23 GMT

High Tide 15:32 GMT

Low Tide 21:35 GMT

22 February

Chance of rain 7%
Max temp. 4°C
(feels like -1°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 7mph.
Pressure 1024
Humidity 66%
UV Index
Air Quality

High Tide 03:39 GMT

Low Tide 10:01 GMT

High Tide 16:10 GMT

Low Tide 22:19 GMT

23 February

Chance of rain 5%
Max temp. 4°C
(feels like -2°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 8mph.
Pressure 1023
Humidity 64%
UV Index
Air Quality

High Tide 04:25 GMT

Low Tide 10:49 GMT

High Tide 17:01 GMT

Low Tide 23:16 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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