Brightlingsea beach, Brightlingsea, Essex
  • Profile

    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


    Rain today and Friday, with high temperatures bottoming out at 8°C on Thursday.

    Today's Forecast
     Windy throughout the day and rain starting in the afternoon.
     
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       84%  97%   24 mph
      7:58 am    3:46 pm
    Sunday, Dec 16th
     Mostly cloudy starting in the evening.
     
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       54%  37%   11 mph
      7:58 am    3:46 pm

    Monday, Dec 17th
     Mostly cloudy starting in the evening.
     
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       66%  45%   9 mph
      7:59 am    3:47 pm
    Tuesday, Dec 18th
     Windy and overcast throughout the day.
     
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       61%  96%   24 mph
      8:00 am    3:47 pm

    Wednesday, Dec 19th
     Partly cloudy throughout the day.
     
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       60%  49%   15 mph
      8:00 am    3:47 pm
    Thursday, Dec 20th
     Mostly cloudy until afternoon.
     
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       35%  62%   10 mph
      8:01 am    3:48 pm

    Friday, Dec 21st
     Light rain until afternoon.
     
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       90%  80%   12 mph
      8:02 am    3:48 pm
    Saturday, Dec 22nd
     Mostly cloudy throughout the day.
     
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    9
       37%  44%   18 mph
      8:02 am    3:49 pm

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