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Place Category: Beaches
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 Weather Forecast
Light rain today through Sunday, with temperatures bottoming out at 18°C on Sunday.Light rain in the morning.Today's Forecast
15->2166% 57% 13 mph
5:59 am 8:25 pmDrizzle in the afternoon and breezy starting in the evening.Friday, Aug 18th
14->189% 37% 16 mph
6:00 am 8:23 pmMostly cloudy starting in the afternoon.Saturday, Aug 19th
13->180% 26% 13 mph
6:02 am 8:21 pmLight rain until evening.Sunday, Aug 20th
13->1822% 91% 11 mph
6:03 am 8:19 pmMostly cloudy until afternoon.Monday, Aug 21st
16->210% 38% 10 mph
6:05 am 8:17 pmClear throughout the day.Tuesday, Aug 22nd
15->230% 4% 3 mph
6:06 am 8:15 pmMostly cloudy starting in the afternoon.Wednesday, Aug 23rd
15->216% 39% 8 mph
6:08 am 8:13 pmPartly cloudy starting in the afternoon.Thursday, Aug 24th
13->201% 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.
Photos from around the surrounding area