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- About Us
Birling Gap is a beautiful pebble beach set below the dramatic backdrop of the Seven Sisters chalk cliffs.
The beach is goo for hunting fossils in the chalk on the beach, or exploring the low tide rock pools.
The beach is managed by the National Trust and you also have large grass areas to explore along the cliff tops.
Pay and display National Trust car park (free for members), Birling Gap cafe, toilets, shop. Please be aware that you have 50 steps to gain access to the beach from the cliff top car park and facilities.
We have no dog information for Birling Gap beach.
We have no current information on dog restrictions for Birling Gap Beach.
- Water Quality
Birling Gap 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.
Birling Gap Beach 7-day Weather Forecast
No precipitation throughout the week, with temperatures bottoming out at 5°C on Saturday.Windy in the morning and mostly cloudy until evening.Today's Forecast
4->751% 54% 10 mph
7:55 am 3:55 pmMostly cloudy until afternoon.Friday, Dec 15th
5->751% 33% 17 mph
7:56 am 3:55 pmMostly cloudy starting in the evening.Saturday, Dec 16th
2->55% 14% 16 mph
7:56 am 3:55 pmMostly cloudy throughout the day and breezy overnight.Sunday, Dec 17th
2->926% 60% 11 mph
7:57 am 3:55 pmMostly cloudy throughout the day.Monday, Dec 18th
8->1134% 93% 15 mph
7:58 am 3:56 pmPartly cloudy in the morning.Tuesday, Dec 19th
9->1120% 43% 8 mph
7:58 am 3:56 pmMostly cloudy throughout the day.Wednesday, Dec 20th
8->1016% 49% 9 mph
7:59 am 3:56 pmOvercast throughout the day.Thursday, Dec 21st
8->106% 97% 8 mph
8:00 am 3:57 pm