The main family beach in Hastings is also known as Pelham beach and consists of pebbles but as the tide goes out you get plenty of sand to enjoy.
The beach sits between Hastings Pier and the East cliffs in front of Hastings old town. The beach is part of a long seafront and the beach stretch to the west of the pier is St. Leonards beach.
The beach facilities include car parking, toilets, showers, wheelchair access, pier, deck chair hire, sunbed hire, seasonal lifeguard cover and a range of cafes and restaurants.
Hastings is one of the medieval Cinque Ports on the south coast and today remains a fishing port with the UK’s largest beach-based fishing fleet.
Hastings beach, dogs banned from certain areas.
- 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.
Hastings Beach 7 day weather forecast, weather in Hastings, East Sussex
Expect a temp in the range 15℃ to 16.2℃ with wind speed 7.3 m/sec (WSW)
Expect a temp in the range 14.3℃ to 14.9℃ with wind speed 8.3 m/sec (SW)
Expect a temp in the range 13.4℃ to 14℃ with wind speed 6.5 m/sec (S)
Expect a temp in the range 14.3℃ to 14.6℃ with wind speed 8.1 m/sec (S)
Expect a temp in the range 11.1℃ to 12.6℃ with wind speed 6 m/sec (W)
Expect a temp in the range 13.1℃ to 14.1℃ with wind speed 3.4 m/sec (SSE)
Expect a temp in the range 10.2℃ to 13.1℃ with wind speed 8 m/sec (WSW)
Hastings weather forecast from Yr, delivered by the Norwegian Meteorological Institute and NRK
Hastings Beach tide times.
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