"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 Thursday 20 September

06:00


Chance of rain 6%
Max temp. 17°C
(feels like 13°C)
Wind 6mph, gusting to 10mph.
SW
Pressure 1013
Humidity 89%
UV Index
Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 9%
Max temp. 18°C
(feels like 14°C)
Wind 6mph, gusting to 10mph.
SW
Pressure 1013
Humidity 88%
UV Index
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 4%
Max temp. 18°C
(feels like 14°C)
Wind 7mph, gusting to 10mph.
SSW
Pressure 1012
Humidity 82%
UV Index
Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 6%
Max temp. 19°C
(feels like 13°C)
Wind 7mph, gusting to 11mph.
SSW
Pressure 1009
Humidity 80%
UV Index
Air Quality

18:00


Chance of rain 10%
Max temp. 18°C
(feels like 13°C)
Wind 8mph, gusting to 12mph.
SSW
Pressure 1006
Humidity 86%
UV Index
Air Quality

21:00


Chance of rain 54%
Max temp. 18°C
(feels like 12°C)
Wind 9mph, gusting to 14mph.
SSW
Pressure 1003
Humidity 89%
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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