Bournemouth Pier Beach (Dorset)

Bournemouth beach is by the name located by the pier, an all round good family sandy beach with all levels of entertainment and facilities. Some good surfing by the pier but often very crowded.

Facilities include car parks, toilets, disabled access, lifeguards between May and September, cafe and restaurants, amusements, piers (Bournemouth and Boscombe), cliff lifts, kid zones, and equipment hire (deck chairs, sun-beds, windbreaks and parasols). Beach huts, day and week hire available, all fitted with chairs and gas stove.

Bournemouth Pier Beach has been awarded a regional Seaside Award.

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

Why not check other beaches nearby as we have no beaches around Bournemouth, 56 beaches in Dorset, or check our list of Dorset Dog Friendly Beaches.

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.

Our weather forecast for Bournemouth in Dorset

Today (Thursday, Jan 21)


Expect a temperature in the range 5.7℃ to 8.3℃ with a wind speed 8.9 m/sec (WSW)

Friday, Jan 22


Expect a temperature in the range 0.9℃ to 2.2℃ with a wind speed 3.1 m/sec (W)

Saturday, Jan 23


Expect a temperature in the range -0.1℃ to 0.1℃ with a wind speed 2.3 m/sec (WNW)

Sunday, Jan 24


Expect a temperature in the range -2℃ to 4.4℃ with a wind speed 2.2 m/sec (W)

Monday, Jan 25


Expect a temperature in the range 0.6℃ to 0.9℃ with a wind speed 4.3 m/sec (WNW)

Tuesday, Jan 26


Expect a temperature in the range -1.6℃ to 0.7℃ with a wind speed 2.4 m/sec (NW)

Wednesday, Jan 27


Expect a temperature in the range 7.4℃ to 8.6℃ with a wind speed 6.8 m/sec (SSW)

Weather forecast from Yr, delivered by the Norwegian Meteorological Institute and NRK


Tides

Our tide forecast for Bournemouth Pier Beach in Dorset.

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