Durdle Door beach is named after the natural arch that reaches out into the sea.
The arch is one of Dorset’s most cherished beauty spots a 30 (ish) minute walk from Lulworth Cove or 15 (ish) minute walk from the holiday park. This location on the South West Coast Path is very popular.
Although a popular beach this fine pebble beach is never too busy, in part due to its inaccessibility being a decent walk and steep steps down to the beach.
No facilities at the beach only a small kiosk on the hillside above the beach. The nearest car park and shops are at the Durdle Door holiday park or a longer walk from Lulworth Cove.
Durdle Door Beach is dog friendly and allows dogs all year.
- 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.
Durdle Door Beach 7 day weather forecast, weather in Lulworth Area, Dorset
Expect a temp in the range 3.4℃ to 5.8℃ with wind speed 7.1 m/sec (NNW)
Expect a temp in the range 7.3℃ to 11.2℃ with wind speed 3.8 m/sec (WSW)
Expect a temp in the range 8.6℃ to 9.1℃ with wind speed 3.4 m/sec (WNW)
Expect a temp in the range 4.8℃ to 5.3℃ with wind speed 6.6 m/sec (NW)
Expect a temp in the range 3.4℃ to 9.3℃ with wind speed 2.3 m/sec (NNW)
Expect a temp in the range 6.7℃ to 10.5℃ with wind speed 1.5 m/sec (WSW)
Expect a temp in the range 7.9℃ to 9.3℃ with wind speed 11.6 m/sec (SW)
Lulworth Area weather forecast from Yr, delivered by the Norwegian Meteorological Institute and NRK
Durdle Door Beach tide times.
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