Chalkwell Beach is a sandy beach with groynes backed by a grassy area and the beach has a seawater paddling pool.
Chalkwell is part of the long Southend-on-Sea seafront, sitting towards the Western end and is less busy than the stretches near the pier.
Facilities at the beach include parking, toilets, cafes and kiosks. Chalkwell train station marks the end of the Southend seafront and is just a five-minute walk away
Chalkwell Beach has been awarded a regional Seaside Award.
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Chalkwell Beach Water Quality
- 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.
7 Day Weather Forecast
Expect a temp in the range 5.6℃ to 8.1℃ with wind speed 2.6 m/sec (NNE)
Expect a temp in the range 4.5℃ to 5.5℃ with wind speed 3.5 m/sec (N)
Expect a temp in the range 5.3℃ to 5.7℃ with wind speed 5.9 m/sec (ENE)
Expect a temp in the range 3.7℃ to 4.6℃ with wind speed 6.8 m/sec (ENE)
Expect a temp in the range 5.3℃ to 5.6℃ with wind speed 4.3 m/sec (ENE)
Expect a temp in the range 5.7℃ to 6.1℃ with wind speed 4 m/sec (ESE)
Expect a temp in the range 5.7℃ to 6.6℃ with wind speed 4.8 m/sec (ENE)
Southend-on-Sea weather forecast from Yr, delivered by the Norwegian Meteorological Institute and NRK
Chalkwell Beach Tide Times
Tide times are available at around 600 locations and the closest location to Chalkwell Beach is at Southend-On-Sea 3.68 km (2.29 miles) away. Tides are displayed beneath for up to 7 days and we list both high and low water times along with the height. These times are not adjusted for BST.
Low Tide at 02:44 (Height 0.00m)
Low Tide at 04:44 (Height m)
Contains ADMIRALTY® tidal data: © Crown Copyright and database right.
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