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Place Category: Beaches
Swanage bay has a gentle shelving beach that runs the length of the town and is backed by a promenade lined with amusements and attractions. On a clear day it is possible to see all the way over to the Isle of Wight.
Swanage beach is home to many water sports. Swanage pier is one of the best diving locations in the country with diving training programmes and excursions running regularly from Swanage, the shallow bay and clear waters offer excellent training grounds for this sport. Other water sports include sailing, water-skiing and windsurfing.
Swanage beach is part of the South West Coast Path with superb views over the Jurassic coast.
Facilities include restaurants, cafes, shops, supermarkets, theatre/cinema, amusement arcades, car parking and marker buoys cordon off a swimmers-only area in Swanage Bay.
We have no current information on dog restrictions for Swanage Bay Beach.
Swanage Bay Beach Weather Forecast
Light rain throughout the week, with temperatures rising to 21°C on Tuesday.Light rain starting in the afternoon.Today's Forecast
9->1939% 39% 10 mph
6:05 am 8:20 pmMostly cloudy until afternoon.Monday, Aug 21st
16->2135% 50% 11 mph
6:06 am 8:18 pmMostly cloudy in the morning.Tuesday, Aug 22nd
16->210% 21% 10 mph
6:08 am 8:16 pmPartly cloudy throughout the day.Wednesday, Aug 23rd
15->190% 36% 10 mph
6:09 am 8:14 pmMostly cloudy until afternoon.Thursday, Aug 24th
15->192% 37% 15 mph
6:11 am 8:12 pmMostly cloudy until evening.Friday, Aug 25th
15->199% 39% 15 mph
6:12 am 8:10 pmClear throughout the day.Saturday, Aug 26th
13->200% 2% 3 mph
6:14 am 8:08 pmMostly cloudy starting in the evening.Sunday, Aug 27th
15->2013% 15% 8 mph
6:15 am 8:05 pm
Swanage Bay Beach Tide Times
Swanage Bay Beach Water quality
No water quality measurement available for Swanage Bay Beach.
Photos from around the surrounding area