Lyme Regis Town beach sits is a mix of sand and pebbles. More sand exists at the harbour (The Cobb) end of the beach with pebbles on the northern end providing much needed coastal protection.
The Cobb end of Town beach is widely known as the setting for ‘The French Lieutenant’s Woman’.
Facilities at the beach include parking, toilets, lifeguards in summer, multiple nearby foods kiosks, takeaways, cafes, restaurants and pubs.
Lyme Regis Town beach, dogs are only allowed on Town Beach from November to March inclusive but must be kept on the lead at all times.
- 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.
Our weather forecast for Lyme Regis in Dorset
Today (Wednesday, Feb 24)
Expect a temperature in the range 6.7℃ to 8.9℃ with a wind speed 6.4 m/sec (SW)
Thursday, Feb 25
Expect a temperature in the range 6.7℃ to 7.7℃ with a wind speed 2.3 m/sec (WSW)
Friday, Feb 26
Expect a temperature in the range 1.2℃ to 2.9℃ with a wind speed 3.3 m/sec (NNW)
Saturday, Feb 27
Expect a temperature in the range 2℃ to 2.3℃ with a wind speed 1.7 m/sec (NNW)
Sunday, Feb 28
Expect a temperature in the range 1.8℃ to 3℃ with a wind speed 3.3 m/sec (NNE)
Monday, Mar 01
Expect a temperature in the range 2.4℃ to 3.8℃ with a wind speed 4.3 m/sec (NE)
Tuesday, Mar 02
Expect a temperature in the range 5.4℃ to 6.3℃ with a wind speed 4.2 m/sec (ESE)
Weather forecast from Yr, delivered by the Norwegian Meteorological Institute and NRK
Our tide forecast for Lyme Regis Town Beach in Dorset.
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