• About Us

    Bournemouth Pier Beach Information

    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 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


    Rain on Friday, with high temperatures falling to 9°C on Monday.

    Today's Forecast
     Partly cloudy in the morning and breezy starting in the evening.
     
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      5:54 am    8:19 pm
    Thursday, Apr 26th
     Breezy until afternoon and mostly cloudy starting in the afternoon.
     
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    11
       18%  42%   14 mph
      5:52 am    8:20 pm

    Friday, Apr 27th
     Rain until afternoon and breezy in the morning.
     
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    11
       96%  79%   10 mph
      5:50 am    8:22 pm
    Saturday, Apr 28th
     Mostly cloudy throughout the day.
     
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       13%  46%   5 mph
      5:48 am    8:24 pm

    Sunday, Apr 29th
     Mostly cloudy throughout the day and breezy overnight.
     
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       36%  76%   13 mph
      5:46 am    8:25 pm
    Monday, Apr 30th
     Overcast throughout the day and breezy until afternoon.
     
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       60%  100%   14 mph
      5:44 am    8:27 pm

    Tuesday, May 1st
     Mostly cloudy throughout the day and breezy starting in the afternoon.
     
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    11
       34%  83%   13 mph
      5:42 am    8:28 pm
    Wednesday, May 2nd
     Breezy in the morning and mostly cloudy throughout the day.
     
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    12
       53%  91%   14 mph
      5:40 am    8:30 pm

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