"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Portland Harbour - Castle Cove Beach

Portland Harbour Castle Cove is in Portland Harbour on the Dorset coast. It is a sheltered sandy cove, approximately 220 metres wide, backed by cliffs.

Beach type: Sand

Nearest town: Portland

Local authority: Dorset County Council

OS Grid Reference: SY676774

Awards

Marine Conservation Society Recommended

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Things to see and do near Portland Harbour - Castle Cove Beach

  • Brewers Quay and Timewalk Journey (1m)
  • Sharkys Play Zone (1m)
  • Nothe Fort (1m)
  • Lakeside SuperBowl Weymouth (1m)
  • Blooming Kids (1m)
  • Radipole Lake Nature Reserve (1m)
  • The Weymouth 4 Kids Treasure Trail (2m)
  • Granby Fun Factory (2m)
  • Portland Castle (2m)
  • Weymouth Sea Life Park (2m)
  • Pirate Adventure Golf (2m)
  • Sea Life Adventure Park and Tower (2m)
  • Portland Plateau Walk (3m)
  • SandWorld Sand Sculpture Park (3m)
  • Easton Gardens (4m)
  • Portland Museum (4m)

Tourist Information

Weymouth
Weymouth Visitor Centre
Unit 1, Colwell Centre
School Street
Dorset
England
DT4 8NJ

Phone 01305 561 643
Email enquiries@weymouthinformationcentre.co.uk
http://www.weymouthinformationcentre.co.uk/

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Weather and Tides

Forecast for Saturday 16 December

06:00


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 3°C
(feels like -2°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 7mph.
NW
Pressure 1017
Humidity 91%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 3°C
(feels like -1°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 6mph.
NW
Pressure 1020
Humidity 87%
UV Index
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 1%
Max temp. 6°C
(feels like 3°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 5mph.
NW
Pressure 1021
Humidity 71%
UV Index
Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 1%
Max temp. 7°C
(feels like 4°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 6mph.
WNW
Pressure 1022
Humidity 74%
UV Index
Air Quality

18:00


Chance of rain 46%
Max temp. 7°C
(feels like 3°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 6mph.
WNW
Pressure 1024
Humidity 80%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality

21:00


Chance of rain 6%
Max temp. 7°C
(feels like 3°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 6mph.
WNW
Pressure 1025
Humidity 88%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
High Tide
05:23 GMT
Low Tide
10:42 GMT
High Tide
17:43 GMT
Low Tide
23:04 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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Tell us what you think about Portland Harbour - Castle Cove Beach

The Portland Harbour beaches are small and secluded. The beaches are on a spit, just like the neighbouring Chesil Beach starting at the ruins of Castleton Castle. Castle Cove is a small privately owned sandy beach backed by cliffs.

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