West Bay - West Beach, Bridport, Dorset
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    West Bay West Beach Information

    West Bay beach is a wide sandy beach split by the harbour entrance.

    The high cliffs here were the location for the TV programme Broadchurch starring David Tennant and Olivia Colman.

    Parking, toilets and selection of shops and places to eat.

    We have no current information on dog restrictions for West Bay West Beach.

    Why not check other beaches nearby as we have 5 beaches around Bridport, 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 through Sunday, with high temperatures bottoming out at 15°C on Saturday.

    Today's Forecast
     Breezy in the morning and rain starting in the evening.
     
    15
    -> 
    19
       92%  95%   24 mph
      6:55 am    7:16 pm
    Friday, Sep 21st
     Windy in the afternoon and mostly cloudy starting in the evening.
     
    10
    -> 
    15
       75%  37%   15 mph
      6:57 am    7:13 pm

    Saturday, Sep 22nd
     Rain starting in the afternoon, continuing until evening.
     
    10
    -> 
    15
       84%  89%   5 mph
      6:58 am    7:11 pm
    Sunday, Sep 23rd
     Windy and mostly cloudy until evening.
     
    10
    -> 
    18
       91%  79%   10 mph
      7:00 am    7:09 pm

    Monday, Sep 24th
     Clear throughout the day.
     
    8
    -> 
    15
       3%  3%   10 mph
      7:01 am    7:06 pm
    Tuesday, Sep 25th
     Partly cloudy until evening.
     
    7
    -> 
    16
       3%  38%   7 mph
      7:03 am    7:04 pm

    Wednesday, Sep 26th
     Clear throughout the day.
     
    10
    -> 
    18
       0%  0%   7 mph
      7:04 am    7:02 pm
    Thursday, Sep 27th
     Clear throughout the day.
     
    10
    -> 
    19
       4%  0%   1 mph
      7:06 am    7:00 pm

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