Brightlingsea beach, Brightlingsea, Essex
  • About Us

    Brightlingsea Beach Information

    Brightlingsea beach is a small semicircular beach and quiet family resort that has a gently shelving sand and shingle beach.

    Located where the River Colne flows into the sea.

    Activities include windsurfing, canoeing, jet skis, crazy golf and bowls.

    Facilities include car park, beach huts.

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

    Brightlingsea Beach has dog restrictions. Brightlingsea beach has dog restrictions.

    Why not check other beaches nearby as we have one beach around Brightlingsea, 23 beaches in Essex, or check our list of Essex 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.
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  • Weather

    7-day Weather Forecast

    No precipitation throughout the week, with high temperatures falling to 22°C on Saturday.

    Today's Forecast
     Mostly cloudy throughout the day.
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      4:57 am    9:08 pm
    Tuesday, Jul 17th
     Partly cloudy throughout the day.
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      4:58 am    9:07 pm

    Wednesday, Jul 18th
     Partly cloudy throughout the day.
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      4:59 am    9:06 pm
    Thursday, Jul 19th
     Mostly cloudy throughout the day.
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      5:01 am    9:05 pm

    Friday, Jul 20th
     Mostly cloudy throughout the day.
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      5:02 am    9:04 pm
    Saturday, Jul 21st
     Mostly cloudy until afternoon.
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      5:03 am    9:03 pm

    Sunday, Jul 22nd
     Partly cloudy starting in the evening.
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      5:05 am    9:01 pm
    Monday, Jul 23rd
     Clear throughout the day.
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      5:06 am    9:00 pm

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