Shoebury Common beach, Southend-on-Sea, Essex
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    Shoebury Common Beach Info

    Shoebury Common Beach is a shingle beach that overlooks the Thames Estuary and is bounded to the East by the land formerly occupied by the Shoeburyness Artillery Barracks.

    The beach is on the eastern end of the long continuous Southend seafront, backed by a promenade with beach huts.

    Facilities include parking, toilets, cafe, beach huts and promenade.

    Shoebury Common Beach is a Blue Flag Beach.

    Shoebury Common Beach has been awarded a regional Seaside Award.

    Shoebury Common Beach has dog restrictions. No dogs are allowed on Southend beaches between 1st May and 30th September.

    Why not check other beaches nearby as we have 10 beaches around Southend-on-Sea, 23 beaches in Essex, or check our list of Essex Dog Friendly Beaches.

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  • Water Quality


    Shoebury Common 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


    Shoebury Common Beach 7-day Weather Forecast


    Light rain today through Sunday, with temperatures falling to 5°C on Saturday.

    Today's Forecast
     Windy throughout the day and rain overnight.
     
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       26%  41%   22 mph
      7:55 am    4:20 pm
    Thursday, Jan 18th
     Windy in the morning and mostly cloudy until evening.
     
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       95%  71%   19 mph
      7:54 am    4:22 pm

    Friday, Jan 19th
     Mostly cloudy starting in the afternoon, continuing until evening.
     
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       6%  23%   13 mph
      7:53 am    4:23 pm
    Saturday, Jan 20th
     Mostly cloudy starting in the afternoon, continuing until evening.
     
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       6%  19%   14 mph
      7:52 am    4:25 pm

    Sunday, Jan 21st
     Light rain until afternoon and windy starting in the evening.
     
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       83%  90%   12 mph
      7:51 am    4:27 pm
    Monday, Jan 22nd
     Mostly cloudy throughout the day and windy overnight.
     
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    10
       72%  80%   13 mph
      7:50 am    4:28 pm

    Tuesday, Jan 23rd
     Mostly cloudy throughout the day and dangerously windy overnight.
     
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       59%  71%   13 mph
      7:49 am    4:30 pm
    Wednesday, Jan 24th
     Dangerously windy and mostly cloudy throughout the day.
     
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    11
       62%  73%   26 mph
      7:47 am    4:32 pm

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