Rockley Park beach is a small (150m) sandy beach within Poole Harbour that is also known as Rockley Sands and Rockley Point beach. The beach offers some good views into Poole harbour and over to the Purbecks.
The beaches location means that at low tide swimming from the beach is not possible due to strong currents.
Facilities include toilets, beach shop/kiosk, cafe/restuarant, watersports, boat storage and slipway.
Rockley Park 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.
Our weather forecast for Poole in Dorset
Today (Monday, Jan 18)
Expect a temperature in the range 4.6℃ to 5.3℃ with a wind speed 3.5 m/sec (WSW)
Tuesday, Jan 19
Expect a temperature in the range 10℃ to 10.7℃ with a wind speed 9.6 m/sec (SW)
Wednesday, Jan 20
Expect a temperature in the range 10.2℃ to 10.7℃ with a wind speed 11.3 m/sec (SW)
Thursday, Jan 21
Expect a temperature in the range 4.8℃ to 6.9℃ with a wind speed 11.4 m/sec (WSW)
Friday, Jan 22
Expect a temperature in the range 2℃ to 3℃ with a wind speed 3.9 m/sec (W)
Saturday, Jan 23
Expect a temperature in the range 0.6℃ to 1.7℃ with a wind speed 1.9 m/sec (NNW)
Sunday, Jan 24
Expect a temperature in the range 1.6℃ to 3.9℃ with a wind speed 2.4 m/sec (W)
Weather forecast from Yr, delivered by the Norwegian Meteorological Institute and NRK
Our tide forecast for Rockley Park Beach in Dorset.
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