"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Shore Road Beach Weather and Tides

Adjoining Sandbanks Peninsula, Shore Road is a popular sandy beach with an excellent range of facilities and scenic views to the Purbecks. It is popular with younger, more active visitors but is also used by many families. It has a lively Mediterranean-style café, a beach brasserie and nearby bars. There are good toilet facilities (including those for disabled visitors) and a wide selection of watersports available, including sailing and windsurfing. Sand wheelchairs are also available for the disabled. There is also a marked safe swim zone and a lost children patrol. Lifeguards are on duty between May and September.

Nearest town: Poole

Local authority: Poole Borough Council

OS Grid Reference: SZ051882

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Weather and Tides

Forecast for the next five days

Monday
21 August


Chance of rain 9%
Max temp. 22°C
(feels like 21°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 4mph.
WSW
Pressure 1021
Humidity 77%
UV Index
Air Quality

Low Tide 04:09 BST
(03:09 GMT)

High Tide 09:40 BST
(08:40 GMT)

Low Tide 16:31 BST
(15:31 GMT)

High Tide 21:51 BST
(20:51 GMT)

Tuesday
22 August


Chance of rain 7%
Max temp. 21°C
(feels like 19°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 5mph.
ESE
Pressure 1018
Humidity 76%
UV Index
Air Quality

Low Tide 04:53 BST
(03:53 GMT)

High Tide 10:18 BST
(09:18 GMT)

Low Tide 17:15 BST
(16:15 GMT)

High Tide 22:28 BST
(21:28 GMT)

Wednesday
23 August


Chance of rain 6%
Max temp. 21°C
(feels like 18°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 6mph.
WSW
Pressure 1014
Humidity 65%
UV Index
Air Quality

Low Tide 05:34 BST
(04:34 GMT)

High Tide 10:55 BST
(09:55 GMT)

Low Tide 17:56 BST
(16:56 GMT)

High Tide 23:04 BST
(22:04 GMT)

Thursday
24 August


Chance of rain 9%
Max temp. 19°C
(feels like 16°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 7mph.
SW
Pressure 1016
Humidity 65%
UV Index
Air Quality

Low Tide 06:15 BST
(05:15 GMT)

High Tide 11:30 BST
(10:30 GMT)

Low Tide 18:37 BST
(17:37 GMT)

High Tide 23:39 BST
(22:39 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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