"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

Monday
21 August


Chance of rain 49%
Max temp. 18°C
(feels like 18°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 3mph.
SE
Pressure 1022
Humidity 87%
UV Index
Air Quality

Low Tide 06:24 BST
(05:24 GMT)

High Tide 12:38 BST
(11:38 GMT)

Low Tide 19:03 BST
(18:03 GMT)

Tuesday
22 August


Chance of rain 4%
Max temp. 21°C
(feels like 20°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 3mph.
SE
Pressure 1020
Humidity 75%
UV Index
Air Quality

High Tide 01:04 BST
(00:04 GMT)

Low Tide 07:11 BST
(06:11 GMT)

High Tide 13:23 BST
(12:23 GMT)

Low Tide 19:49 BST
(18:49 GMT)

Wednesday
23 August


Chance of rain 5%
Max temp. 24°C
(feels like 21°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 7mph.
SW
Pressure 1013
Humidity 66%
UV Index
Air Quality

High Tide 01:49 BST
(00:49 GMT)

Low Tide 07:53 BST
(06:53 GMT)

High Tide 14:04 BST
(13:04 GMT)

Low Tide 20:31 BST
(19:31 GMT)

Thursday
24 August


Chance of rain 12%
Max temp. 20°C
(feels like 16°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 8mph.
SW
Pressure 1014
Humidity 62%
UV Index
Air Quality

High Tide 02:32 BST
(01:32 GMT)

Low Tide 08:33 BST
(07:33 GMT)

High Tide 14:44 BST
(13:44 GMT)

Low Tide 21:09 BST
(20:09 GMT)

Friday
25 August


Chance of rain 12%
Max temp. 21°C
(feels like 18°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 5mph.
WSW
Pressure 1015
Humidity 61%
UV Index
Air Quality

High Tide 03:11 BST
(02:11 GMT)

Low Tide 09:10 BST
(08:10 GMT)

High Tide 15:21 BST
(14:21 GMT)

Low Tide 21:43 BST
(20:43 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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