Alum Chine beach, Bournemouth, Dorset
  • About Us

    Alum Chine Beach Information

    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 and has been awarded a regional Seaside Award.

    Alum Chine Beach has dog restrictions. Alum Chine beach, dogs not allowed between 1st May and 30th September.

    Why not check other beaches nearby as we have 8 beaches around Bournemouth, 56 beaches in Dorset, or check our list of Dorset Dog Friendly Beaches.

  • Water Quality

    Beach Bathing Water Quality

    Water 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.
  • Tides
  • Weather

    7-day Weather Forecast

    Light rain today, with high temperatures rising to 25°C on Sunday.

    Today's Forecast
     Partly cloudy throughout the day.
       28%  49%   3 mph
      5:19 am    9:10 pm
    Saturday, Jul 21st
     Mostly cloudy throughout the day.
       28%  63%   2 mph
      5:20 am    9:09 pm

    Sunday, Jul 22nd
     Partly cloudy until afternoon.
       0%  29%   5 mph
      5:21 am    9:08 pm
    Monday, Jul 23rd
     Clear throughout the day.
       0%  1%   7 mph
      5:23 am    9:07 pm

    Tuesday, Jul 24th
     Partly cloudy until evening.
       4%  26%   5 mph
      5:24 am    9:06 pm
    Wednesday, Jul 25th
     Mostly cloudy throughout the day.
       0%  50%   6 mph
      5:25 am    9:04 pm

    Thursday, Jul 26th
     Mostly cloudy in the morning.
       4%  67%   4 mph
      5:27 am    9:03 pm
    Friday, Jul 27th
     Mostly cloudy throughout the day.
       7%  52%   2 mph
      5:28 am    9:02 pm

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