Southend pier

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  • The sea recedes over a mile from the beach at low tide leaving mud flats. Large boats were unable to stop at Southend near to the beach and no boats at all were able to stop at low tide. This meant that many potential visitors would travel past Southend and go to Margate, or other resorts where docking facilities were better.

    The solution was Southend Pier that extends 1.34 miles (2.16 km) into the Thames Estuary, it is the longest pleasure pier in the world.

    The pier railway runs the length of Southend Pier, providing public passenger transport from the shore to the pier head. It operates every day the pier is open, providing a quarter or half hourly service.

  • Southend pier 7-day Weather Forecast

    Light rain on Thursday through Sunday, with temperatures falling to 16°C on Sunday.

    Today's Forecast
     Partly cloudy until afternoon.
     
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    19
       1%  22%   5 mph
      6:50 am    6:48 pm
    Wednesday, Sep 27th
     Light rain overnight.
     
    15
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    19
       13%  50%   8 mph
      6:52 am    6:46 pm

    Thursday, Sep 28th
     Light rain in the morning.
     
    14
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    18
       49%  48%   8 mph
      6:54 am    6:43 pm
    Friday, Sep 29th
     Light rain until afternoon, starting again in the evening.
     
    12
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    18
       24%  81%   8 mph
      6:55 am    6:41 pm

    Saturday, Sep 30th
     Mostly cloudy throughout the day.
     
    11
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    18
       13%  55%   7 mph
      6:57 am    6:39 pm
    Sunday, Oct 1st
     Light rain until evening and breezy in the evening.
     
    13
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    16
       28%  93%   15 mph
      6:59 am    6:36 pm

    Monday, Oct 2nd
     Mostly cloudy throughout the day.
     
    12
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    17
       28%  67%   13 mph
      7:00 am    6:34 pm
    Tuesday, Oct 3rd
     Mostly cloudy starting in the afternoon.
     
    10
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    16
       3%  34%   12 mph
      7:02 am    6:32 pm

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