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Place Category: Beaches
Alum Chine beach is a sandy beach popular with families and has a children’s play area and a paddling pool. The beach is not so busy as those closer to Bournemouth Pier and the town centre.
Alum Chine Tropical Gardens are nearby.
Facilities include toilets, car parking, disabled access, Cafe / Bar / Shop and lifeguards in summer months.
Alum Chine Beach is a Blue Flag Beach.
Dogs not allowed between 1st May and 30th September.
Alum Chine Beach 7-day Weather Forecast
Light rain today through Friday, with temperatures rising to 17°C on Thursday.Mostly cloudy throughout the day and windy starting in the evening.Today's Forecast
11->1589% 53% 13 mph
7:41 am 6:05 pmBreezy until afternoon and partly cloudy throughout the day.Sunday, Oct 22nd
10->1455% 53% 21 mph
7:43 am 6:03 pmOvercast throughout the day.Monday, Oct 23rd
12->1769% 89% 15 mph
7:44 am 6:01 pmOvercast throughout the day.Tuesday, Oct 24th
14->1737% 100% 16 mph
7:46 am 5:59 pmMostly cloudy throughout the day.Wednesday, Oct 25th
14->1727% 97% 10 mph
7:48 am 5:57 pmMostly cloudy throughout the day.Thursday, Oct 26th
13->1716% 82% 4 mph
7:50 am 5:55 pmPartly cloudy starting in the afternoon, continuing until evening.Friday, Oct 27th
12->1750% 25% 9 mph
7:51 am 5:53 pmMostly cloudy throughout the day.Saturday, Oct 28th
11->1521% 53% 16 mph
7:53 am 5:51 pm
Alum Chine Beach Tide Times
Alum Chine Beach Bathing Water QualityWater samples are taken at regular intervals during the bathing season and at the end of the season the water quality is classified as:
- Excellent: the highest classification meaning the water is cleanest
- Good: generally good water quality
- Sufficient: meets minimum standards
- Poor: You are advised not to swim. The beach will stay open and an action plan should be in place to improve the water quality.
Photos from around the surrounding area