Canford Cliffs Beach, Poole, Dorset
  • About Us

    Canford Cliffs Beach Info

    Canford Cliffs beach is a shallow sloping sandy beach, although as the tide comes in the amount of sand available is limited.

    The beach is below a steep sandy cliff which means you have steps to go down to get to the beach.

    Facilities include parking, toilets (with disabled facilities), food kiosks, and lifeguards in the summer.

    Canford Cliffs Beach is a Blue Flag Beach.

    We have no current information on dog restrictions for Canford Cliffs Beach.

    Why not check other beaches nearby as we have 8 beaches around Poole, 56 beaches in Dorset, or check our list of Dorset Dog Friendly Beaches.

  • Water Quality

    Canford Cliffs 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.
  • Tides
  • Weather

    Canford Cliffs Beach 7-day Weather Forecast

    Light snow (< 1 cm.) on Wednesday, with temperatures falling to -1°C on Thursday.

    Today's Forecast
     Clear throughout the day.
       0%  10%   17 mph
      7:05 am    5:39 pm
    Saturday, Feb 24th
     Breezy overnight.
       0%  2%   18 mph
      7:03 am    5:41 pm

    Sunday, Feb 25th
     Breezy in the morning.
       0%  1%   20 mph
      7:01 am    5:42 pm
    Monday, Feb 26th
     Mostly cloudy until evening.
       13%  28%   17 mph
      6:59 am    5:44 pm

    Tuesday, Feb 27th
     Mostly cloudy until evening.
       14%  57%   15 mph
      6:57 am    5:46 pm
    Wednesday, Feb 28th
     Mostly cloudy starting in the afternoon, continuing until evening, and breezy overnight.
       24%  26%   16 mph
      6:55 am    5:48 pm

    Thursday, Mar 1st
     Breezy until evening and mostly cloudy throughout the day.
       20%  72%   22 mph
      6:53 am    5:49 pm
    Friday, Mar 2nd
     Mostly cloudy until evening.
       32%  76%   12 mph
      6:50 am    5:51 pm

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