"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Swanage - South Beach

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.

Beach type: Sand

Nearest town: Swanage

Local authority: Poole Borough Council

OS Grid Reference: SZ031787

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Things to see and do near Swanage - South Beach

  • Swanage Museum and Heritage Centre (0m)
  • Swanage Railway (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)

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 Tuesday 18 December

06:00


Chance of rain 8%
Max temp. 11°C
(feels like 7°C)
Wind 7mph, gusting to 13mph.
S
Pressure 1011
Humidity 86%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 50%
Max temp. 10°C
(feels like 5°C)
Wind 8mph, gusting to 13mph.
S
Pressure 1009
Humidity 83%
UV Index
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 94%
Max temp. 9°C
(feels like 5°C)
Wind 8mph, gusting to 12mph.
S
Pressure 1006
Humidity 89%
UV Index
Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 93%
Max temp. 9°C
(feels like 5°C)
Wind 8mph, gusting to 13mph.
S
Pressure 1002
Humidity 90%
UV Index
Air Quality

18:00


Chance of rain 94%
Max temp. 9°C
(feels like 5°C)
Wind 6mph, gusting to 9mph.
WSW
Pressure 1001
Humidity 92%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality

21:00


Chance of rain 40%
Max temp. 9°C
(feels like 6°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 6mph.
SW
Pressure 1003
Humidity 91%
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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