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Place Category: Beaches
Dovercourt Bay beach is a sand and shingle beach that gently shelves into the sea. A popular family beach with activities and amusements to keep the children happy.
Dovercourt is well known for being the location for Maplins Holiday Park in the 1980’s BBC sitcom Hi-De-Hi.
Facilities include cafe, restaurant, shops, beach huts, car parking, toilets, disabled facilities including access to beach, slipway, promenade.
Dovercourt Bay Beach is a Blue Flag Beach.
We have no current information on dog restrictions for Dovercourt Bay Beach.
Dovercourt Bay Beach 7-day Weather Forecast
Light rain tomorrow through next Friday, with temperatures bottoming out at 13°C on Sunday.Mostly cloudy throughout the day and breezy starting in the afternoon, continuing until evening.Today's Forecast
12->1570% 72% 13 mph
7:29 am 5:52 pmWindy and partly cloudy throughout the day.Saturday, Oct 21st
12->1666% 42% 26 mph
7:31 am 5:50 pmBreezy throughout the day and mostly cloudy until evening.Sunday, Oct 22nd
10->1363% 81% 23 mph
7:32 am 5:48 pmMostly cloudy throughout the day.Monday, Oct 23rd
10->1565% 69% 15 mph
7:34 am 5:46 pmOvercast throughout the day.Tuesday, Oct 24th
13->1728% 93% 16 mph
7:36 am 5:44 pmOvercast throughout the day.Wednesday, Oct 25th
13->1637% 96% 10 mph
7:38 am 5:42 pmPartly cloudy throughout the day.Thursday, Oct 26th
12->1730% 53% 10 mph
7:40 am 5:40 pmLight rain starting in the afternoon, continuing until evening.Friday, Oct 27th
14->1756% 85% 6 mph
7:41 am 5:38 pm
Dovercourt Bay Beach Tide Times
Dovercourt Bay 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.
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