Durley Chine Beach

Durley Chine beach (west cliff) is a good family sandy beach.

Water activities include sailing, windsurfing and canoeing and are zoned to allow for safe bathing.

Facilities include parking, pub, beach hut and deck chair hire, lifeguards in the summer months, kids zones, toilets, pedalos for hire.

Durley Chine Beach is a Blue Flag Beach & has a seaside award
Durley Chine Beach is a Blue Flag Beach and has been awarded a regional Seaside Award.

Dog Friendly Beach?

Durley Chine Beach has dog restrictions.
Durley Chine beach, dogs restrictions between 1st May and 30th September, although between Durley Inn and groyne 5 all year round.

Why not check other beaches nearby as we have 57 beaches in Dorset, or check our list of Dorset Dog Friendly Beaches.

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Durley Chine Beach 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.

7 Day Weather Forecast

Expect a temp in the range 10.1℃ to 12℃ with wind speed 12.3 m/sec (SW)
Friday, Mar 24fair_night
Expect a temp in the range 8.3℃ to 9.1℃ with wind speed 11 m/sec (WSW)
Saturday, Mar 25clearsky_night
Expect a temp in the range 8℃ to 8.4℃ with wind speed 12.6 m/sec (WSW)
Sunday, Mar 26heavyrain
Expect a temp in the range 6.1℃ to 8.6℃ with wind speed 10 m/sec (SSW)
Monday, Mar 27clearsky_night
Expect a temp in the range 0.7℃ to 2.2℃ with wind speed 3.4 m/sec (NW)
Tuesday, Mar 28cloudy
Expect a temp in the range 0.4℃ to 3.3℃ with wind speed 1.2 m/sec (NW)
Wednesday, Mar 29cloudy
Expect a temp in the range 7.9℃ to 8.5℃ with wind speed 5.4 m/sec (SSE)

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

Durley Chine Beach Tide Times

Tide times are available at around 600 locations and the closest location to Durley Chine Beach is at Bournemouth 1.60 km (1.00 miles) away. Tides are displayed beneath for up to 7 days and we list both high and low water times along with the height. These times are not adjusted for BST.

Thu 23 Mar
   Low Tide at 04:27 (Height 0.28m)
   High Tide at 09:51 (Height 2.45m)
   Low Tide at 16:45 (Height 0.14m)
   High Tide at 22:15 (Height 2.29m)
Fri 24 Mar
   Low Tide at 05:05 (Height 0.33m)
   High Tide at 10:30 (Height 2.35m)
   Low Tide at 17:22 (Height 0.29m)
   High Tide at 22:52 (Height 2.18m)
Sat 25 Mar
   Low Tide at 05:43 (Height 0.45m)
   High Tide at 11:07 (Height 2.17m)
   Low Tide at 18:01 (Height 0.52m)
   High Tide at 23:27 (Height 2.02m)
Sun 26 Mar
   Low Tide at 06:24 (Height 0.63m)
   High Tide at 11:43 (Height 1.93m)
   Low Tide at 18:42 (Height 0.80m)
   High Tide at 23:53 (Height 1.84m)
Mon 27 Mar
   Low Tide at 07:08 (Height 0.85m)
   High Tide at 12:13 (Height 1.71m)
   Low Tide at 19:27 (Height 1.09m)
   High Tide at 23:09 (Height 1.71m)
Tue 28 Mar
   Low Tide at 07:57 (Height 1.07m)
   High Tide at 11:37 (Height 1.54m)
   Low Tide at 20:22 (Height 1.36m)
   High Tide at 23:33 (Height 1.62m)
Wed 29 Mar
   Low Tide at 09:05 (Height 1.24m)
   High Tide at 12:17 (Height 1.43m)
   Low Tide at 22:27 (Height 1.51m)

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