"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

19 February

Chance of rain 86%
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 57%
Max temp. 6°C
(feels like 4°C)
Wind 1mph, gusting to 2mph.
Pressure 1021
Humidity 94%
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 10%
Max temp. 6°C
(feels like 2°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 6mph.
Pressure 1027
Humidity 71%
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 65%
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 2%
Max temp. 3°C
(feels like -3°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 8mph.
Pressure 1023
Humidity 63%
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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