"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Swanage - Central Beach

A gentle shelving sandy beach flanked by a promenade and backed by colourful gardens, an ideal family beach in a traditional Victorian seaside resort. Surrounded by areas of Outstanding Natural Beauty – so much to discover you will want to come back again and again.

Beach type: Sand

Nearest town: Swanage

Local authority: Poole Borough Council

OS Grid Reference: SZ031792

Awards

Blue Flag Beach

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Things to see and do near Swanage - Central Beach

  • Swanage Railway (0m)
  • Swanage Museum and Heritage Centre (0m)
  • Leslie Gibbons A.T.D The Owl Pottery (0m)
  • Durlston Country Park (1m)
  • Putlake Adventure Farm (2m)
  • Corfe Castle Model Village and Gardens (5m)
  • Corfe Castle (5m)

Tourist Information

Swanage
Tourist Information Centre
The White House
Shore Road
Dorset
England
BH19 1LB

Phone 01929 422 885
Email mail@swanage.gov.uk
http://www.visit-dorset.org.uk/

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Weather

Forecast for Monday 21 January

06:00


Chance of rain 10%
Max temp. 1°C
(feels like -0°C)
Wind 1mph, gusting to 3mph.
N
Pressure 1025
Humidity 96%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 1%
Max temp. 3°C
(feels like 2°C)
Wind 1mph, gusting to 2mph.
N
Pressure 1025
Humidity 92%
UV Index
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 7%
Max temp. 5°C
(feels like 4°C)
Wind 0mph, gusting to 1mph.
S
Pressure 1024
Humidity 76%
UV Index
Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 6°C
(feels like 4°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 3mph.
SW
Pressure 1021
Humidity 75%
UV Index
Air Quality

18:00


Chance of rain 6%
Max temp. 6°C
(feels like 3°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 5mph.
SW
Pressure 1018
Humidity 79%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality

21:00


Chance of rain 14%
Max temp. 7°C
(feels like 4°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 8mph.
SW
Pressure 1014
Humidity 82%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
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The safe sheltered bay is flanked by magnificent chalk headlands on either side. The gently sloping sands form a good 2km family beach with a promenade, providing all the facilities of a small seaside resort.

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