Swanage Central Beach, Swanage, Dorset
  • About Us

    Swanage Central Beach Information

    The Central beach at Swanage is a great family beach set within a Victorian town with a pier.

    Swanage is a nice traditional family seaside resort whilst the beach is a sandy beach and is part of a larger stretch of sand that lasts for approximately 2km.

    Facilities include pier, promenade, cafes/restaurants, shops, children’s play area, beach huts, seasonal lifeguards, toilets with disabled facilities, showers and car parking.

    Swanage Central Beach is a Blue Flag Beach and has been awarded a regional Seaside Award.

    Swanage Central Beach has dog restrictions. Swanage Central beach, No dogs allowed May - September.

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

  • Water Quality


    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


    7-day Weather Forecast


    No precipitation throughout the week, with high temperatures falling to 20°C on Tuesday.

    Today's Forecast
     Clear throughout the day.
     
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       0%  1%   4 mph
      5:13 am    9:16 pm
    Monday, Jul 16th
     Mostly cloudy throughout the day.
     
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       6%  49%   7 mph
      5:14 am    9:15 pm

    Tuesday, Jul 17th
     Partly cloudy throughout the day.
     
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       3%  39%   10 mph
      5:16 am    9:14 pm
    Wednesday, Jul 18th
     Mostly cloudy throughout the day.
     
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       8%  57%   6 mph
      5:17 am    9:13 pm

    Thursday, Jul 19th
     Mostly cloudy until evening.
     
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       4%  69%   2 mph
      5:18 am    9:11 pm
    Friday, Jul 20th
     Mostly cloudy throughout the day.
     
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       50%  68%   2 mph
      5:19 am    9:10 pm

    Saturday, Jul 21st
     Overcast throughout the day.
     
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       92%  100%   5 mph
      5:21 am    9:09 pm
    Sunday, Jul 22nd
     Mostly cloudy throughout the day.
     
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       46%  70%   8 mph
      5:22 am    9:08 pm

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