"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Minnis Bay Beach Weather and Tides

A long and sandy rural bay including both rocky and shingle areas. It has a wide variety of attractions available as well as kite boarding lessons, seal watching trips, cycling route and coastal walks. It has been listed as one of Britain’s best beaches and is a great place to watch the sun set into the sea.

Nearest town: Birchington

Local authority: Kent County Council

OS Grid Reference: TR287696

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Weather and Tides

Forecast for the next five days

15 December

Chance of rain 12%
Max temp. 5°C
(feels like -0°C)
Wind 6mph, gusting to 8mph.
Pressure 994
Humidity 88%
UV Index
Air Quality

Low Tide 03:57 GMT

High Tide 10:02 GMT

Low Tide 16:16 GMT

High Tide 22:34 GMT

16 December

Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 4°C
(feels like -2°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 7mph.
Pressure 1017
Humidity 77%
UV Index
Air Quality

Low Tide 04:43 GMT

High Tide 10:48 GMT

Low Tide 16:55 GMT

High Tide 23:11 GMT

17 December

Chance of rain 17%
Max temp. 7°C
(feels like 4°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 5mph.
Pressure 1022
Humidity 90%
UV Index
Air Quality

Low Tide 05:24 GMT

High Tide 11:27 GMT

Low Tide 17:32 GMT

High Tide 23:42 GMT

18 December

Chance of rain 4%
Max temp. 7°C
(feels like 4°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 6mph.
Pressure 1027
Humidity 83%
UV Index
Air Quality

Low Tide 06:03 GMT

High Tide 12:03 GMT

Low Tide 18:08 GMT

19 December

Chance of rain 7%
Max temp. 9°C
(feels like 6°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 5mph.
Pressure 1035
Humidity 92%
UV Index
Air Quality

High Tide 00:12 GMT

Low Tide 06:41 GMT

High Tide 12:38 GMT

Low Tide 18:42 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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