Clacton West beach and Martello Bay beaches are adjacent to each other with gentle shelving sand backed by a promenade and seafront gardens.
Facilities include car parking, toilets, shops, cafe, restaurants, pubs, promenade, amusements, deckchair hire, child safety wristband scheme.
Clacton West and Martello Bay has dog restrictions.
- 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.
Our weather forecast for Clacton-on-Sea in Essex
Today (Tuesday, Mar 02)
Expect a temperature in the range 4.6℃ to 6.2℃ with a wind speed 3.4 m/sec (ENE)
Wednesday, Mar 03
Expect a temperature in the range 2.9℃ to 3.2℃ with a wind speed 1.8 m/sec (NNE)
Thursday, Mar 04
Expect a temperature in the range 4.8℃ to 5.9℃ with a wind speed 4.2 m/sec (NE)
Friday, Mar 05
Expect a temperature in the range 3.1℃ to 4℃ with a wind speed 5.6 m/sec (N)
Saturday, Mar 06
Expect a temperature in the range 2.8℃ to 4.3℃ with a wind speed 3.8 m/sec (E)
Sunday, Mar 07
Expect a temperature in the range 1.3℃ to 3.2℃ with a wind speed 2.2 m/sec (SSW)
Monday, Mar 08
Expect a temperature in the range 3.6℃ to 4.1℃ with a wind speed 4.6 m/sec (WSW)
Weather forecast from Yr, delivered by the Norwegian Meteorological Institute and NRK
Our tide forecast for Clacton West and Martello Bay Beach in Essex.
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