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Place Category: Beaches
Kimmeridge Bay is part of the Jurassic Coast. This is not a sandy beach but a mixture of sand, pebbles, boulders and shale. Although not sandy it does offer swimming and excellent rock pools. Rocky limestone reefs make the area a key habitat and the bay is a designated Marine Nature Reserve and exhibitions of local marine wildlife at the Marine Centre.
The sheltered bay gives a good watersports location such as scuba diving, snorkeling, windsurfing and surfing.
Access is via a private toll road. Facilities include parking, toilets, ice-cream van on hot days and Village facilities approx. 20 minute walk.
Kimmeridge Bay Beach is dog friendly and allows dogs all year.
Kimmeridge Bay Beach 7-day Weather Forecast
No precipitation throughout the week, with temperatures peaking at 16°C on Thursday.Overcast throughout the day.Today's Forecast
13->1643% 100% 12 mph
7:47 am 6:00 pmOvercast throughout the day.Wednesday, Oct 25th
13->1626% 97% 13 mph
7:49 am 5:58 pmMostly cloudy throughout the day.Thursday, Oct 26th
12->1617% 90% 6 mph
7:50 am 5:56 pmMostly cloudy throughout the day.Friday, Oct 27th
11->1512% 83% 4 mph
7:52 am 5:54 pmMostly cloudy until evening.Saturday, Oct 28th
11->1632% 78% 11 mph
7:54 am 5:52 pmPartly cloudy until evening.Sunday, Oct 29th
7->120% 24% 13 mph
6:55 am 4:51 pmPartly cloudy starting in the evening.Monday, Oct 30th
6->120% 18% 5 mph
6:57 am 4:49 pmOvercast throughout the day.Tuesday, Oct 31st
9->1318% 97% 16 mph
6:59 am 4:47 pm
Kimmeridge Bay Beach Tide Times
Kimmeridge Bay Beach Bathing Water QualityWater 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.
Photos from around the surrounding area