Highcliffe Castle Beach

Highcliffe Castle beach, Christchurch, Dorset

Place Category: Beaches

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  • Highcliffe Castle beach is a sand and shingle beach backed by woods and Highcliffe Castle.

    Limited facilities: parking, toilets and cafe in the grounds of Highcliffe Castle. Note that the parking in the woods at Highcliffe Castle can fill up early in good weather. You can park on Highcliffe cliff-top and follow the Coastal Path to the Castle and then onto the beach.

    Highcliffe Castle Beach allows dogs. Highcliffe Castle Beach allows dogs.

    Why not check other beaches nearby as we have 7 beaches around Christchurch, 55 beaches in Dorset, or check our list of Dorset Dog Friendly Beaches.

  • Highcliffe Castle Beach Weather Forecast

    Light rain today through Sunday, with temperatures bottoming out at 18°C on Sunday.

    Today's Forecast
     Light rain in the morning.
     
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       66%  57%   13 mph
      5:59 am    8:25 pm
    Friday, Aug 18th
     Drizzle in the afternoon and breezy starting in the evening.
     
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    18
       9%  37%   16 mph
      6:00 am    8:23 pm

    Saturday, Aug 19th
     Mostly cloudy starting in the afternoon.
     
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       0%  26%   13 mph
      6:02 am    8:21 pm
    Sunday, Aug 20th
     Light rain until evening.
     
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    18
       22%  91%   11 mph
      6:03 am    8:19 pm

    Monday, Aug 21st
     Mostly cloudy until afternoon.
     
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    21
       0%  38%   10 mph
      6:05 am    8:17 pm
    Tuesday, Aug 22nd
     Clear throughout the day.
     
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       0%  4%   3 mph
      6:06 am    8:15 pm

    Wednesday, Aug 23rd
     Mostly cloudy starting in the afternoon.
     
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    21
       6%  39%   8 mph
      6:08 am    8:13 pm
    Thursday, Aug 24th
     Partly cloudy starting in the afternoon.
     
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    20
       1%  29%   11 mph
      6:09 am    8:11 pm

  • Highcliffe Castle Beach Tide Times

     

  • Highcliffe Castle Beach Water quality

    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.
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