Charmouth Beach

Charmouth beach, Lyme Regis, Dorset

Place Category: Beaches

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  • Charmouth beach is a sand (at low tide) and shingle beach that stretches for two miles with rock pools.

    Charmouth beach is an excellent place to search for fossils. To the west of Charmouth is the site of the largest coastal mudslide in Europe, called Black Ven, it was created in the winter of 1958/59.

    Facilities include parking, toilets, cafe / shop.

    Charmouth Beach has dog restrictions. Dog restrictions: Dogs not allowed April to October.

    Why not check other beaches nearby as we have 6 beaches around Lyme Regis, 55 beaches in Dorset, or check our list of Dorset Dog Friendly Beaches.

  • Charmouth Beach 7-day Weather Forecast

    Light rain tomorrow through next Saturday, with temperatures peaking at 18°C on Tuesday.

    Today's Forecast
     Mostly cloudy throughout the day.
     
    13
    -> 
    17
       3%  61%   13 mph
      7:00 am    7:09 pm
    Sunday, Sep 24th
     Light rain starting in the afternoon.
     
    13
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    17
       32%  79%   9 mph
      7:02 am    7:07 pm

    Monday, Sep 25th
     Light rain until afternoon.
     
    13
    -> 
    17
       43%  94%   5 mph
      7:03 am    7:05 pm
    Tuesday, Sep 26th
     Partly cloudy starting in the afternoon.
     
    12
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    18
       7%  50%   2 mph
      7:05 am    7:03 pm

    Wednesday, Sep 27th
     Mostly cloudy starting in the evening.
     
    12
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    18
       7%  28%   8 mph
      7:06 am    7:00 pm
    Thursday, Sep 28th
     Light rain until evening.
     
    14
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    18
       27%  95%   10 mph
      7:08 am    6:58 pm

    Friday, Sep 29th
     Light rain in the morning and evening.
     
    12
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    17
       28%  30%   7 mph
      7:10 am    6:56 pm
    Saturday, Sep 30th
     Light rain in the morning and overnight.
     
    11
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    16
       36%  81%   11 mph
      7:11 am    6:54 pm

  • Charmouth Beach Tide Times

     

  • Charmouth 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.
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