Dovercourt Bay Beach

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

We have no current information on dog restrictions for Dovercourt Bay Beach.

Why not check other beaches nearby as we have 3 beaches at Harwich, 23 beaches in Essex, or check our list of Essex Dog Friendly Beaches.

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7 Day Weather Forecast

Expect a temp in the range 16.3℃ to 18℃ with wind speed 3 m/sec (SE)
Monday, Aug 08
Expect a temp in the range 15.5℃ to 17.2℃ with wind speed 2.5 m/sec (S)
Tuesday, Aug 09
Expect a temp in the range 16℃ to 17.1℃ with wind speed 2.8 m/sec (ENE)
Wednesday, Aug 10
Expect a temp in the range 17.4℃ to 18.3℃ with wind speed 4.7 m/sec (ENE)
Thursday, Aug 11
Expect a temp in the range 17.6℃ to 18.5℃ with wind speed 4 m/sec (NE)
Friday, Aug 12
Expect a temp in the range 18.3℃ to 19.3℃ with wind speed 4.5 m/sec (NNE)
Saturday, Aug 13
Expect a temp in the range 19.7℃ to 20.9℃ with wind speed 4.6 m/sec (NE)

Harwich weather forecast from Yr, delivered by the Norwegian Meteorological Institute and NRK

Dovercourt Bay Beach Tide Times

Tide times are available at around 600 locations and the closest location to Dovercourt Bay Beach is at HARWICH 2.45 km (1.52 miles) away. Tides are displayed beneath for up to 7 days and we list both high and low water times along with the height.

Sun 07 Aug
   High Tide at 07:23 (Height 3.36m)
   Low Tide at 12:58 (Height 1.18m)
   High Tide at 19:45 (Height 3.39m)
Mon 08 Aug
   Low Tide at 01:58 (Height 0.96m)
   High Tide at 08:32 (Height 3.33m)
   Low Tide at 14:23 (Height 1.17m)
   High Tide at 21:02 (Height 3.41m)
Tue 09 Aug
   Low Tide at 03:16 (Height 0.95m)
   High Tide at 09:44 (Height 3.41m)
   Low Tide at 15:47 (Height 1.02m)
   High Tide at 22:17 (Height 3.57m)
Wed 10 Aug
   Low Tide at 04:24 (Height 0.87m)
   High Tide at 10:53 (Height 3.60m)
   Low Tide at 16:58 (Height 0.76m)
   High Tide at 23:24 (Height 3.82m)
Thu 11 Aug
   Low Tide at 05:21 (Height 0.76m)
   High Tide at 11:52 (Height 3.82m)
   Low Tide at 17:56 (Height 0.48m)
   High Tide at 00:21 (Height 4.06m)
Fri 12 Aug
   Low Tide at 06:10 (Height 0.66m)
   High Tide at 12:44 (Height 4.00m)
   Low Tide at 18:46 (Height 0.26m)
Sat 13 Aug
   High Tide at 01:11 (Height 4.22m)
   Low Tide at 06:55 (Height 0.62m)
   High Tide at 13:30 (Height 4.11m)
   Low Tide at 19:33 (Height 0.13m)

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