Gurnard Beach

Gurnard beach is a gently shelving sand and shingle beach with promenade, beach huts and grass areas.

Gurnard beach is ideal for families and water sports such as dinghy sailing and windsurfing.

Facilities include parking, toilets, cafe, pub, shops and slipway.

Dog Friendly Beach?

Gurnard Beach has dog restrictions.
Dog restrictions in the summer season, check local signage.

Why not check other beaches nearby as we have 29 beaches in Isle of Wight, or check our list of Isle of Wight Dog Friendly Beaches.

Planning your visit to Gurnard Beach


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Place Category: Beaches

Gurnard Beach 7 Day Weather Forecast

Expect a temp in the range 18.1℃ to 19.5℃ with wind speed 7.3 m/sec (SSE)
Thursday, Sep 28partlycloudy_night
Expect a temp in the range 14.9℃ to 15.9℃ with wind speed 11.6 m/sec (WSW)
Friday, Sep 29rain
Expect a temp in the range 13.6℃ to 16℃ with wind speed 1.4 m/sec (NNW)
Saturday, Sep 30partlycloudy_night
Expect a temp in the range 8.2℃ to 11℃ with wind speed 3.4 m/sec (WNW)
Sunday, Oct 01partlycloudy_night
Expect a temp in the range 17.1℃ to 17.6℃ with wind speed 5.8 m/sec (SW)
Monday, Oct 02cloudy
Expect a temp in the range 15.3℃ to 16.4℃ with wind speed 0.6 m/sec (NNW)
Tuesday, Oct 03clearsky_night
Expect a temp in the range 11.5℃ to 12.5℃ with wind speed 3.5 m/sec (WNW)

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

Gurnard Beach Tide Times

Tide times are available at around 600 locations and the closest location to Gurnard Beach is at COWES 1.86 km (1.16 miles) away. Tides are displayed beneath for up to 7 days and we list both high and low water times along with the height, helping you to plan the best time to visit Gurnard Beach. These times are not adjusted for BST.

Wed 27 Sep
   Low Tide at 02:27 (Height 1.29m)
   High Tide at 08:52 (Height 4.22m)
   High Tide at 10:57 (Height 4.18m)
   Low Tide at 14:55 (Height 1.27m)
   High Tide at 21:07 (Height 4.25m)
   High Tide at 23:22 (Height 4.06m)
Thu 28 Sep
   Low Tide at 03:16 (Height 0.90m)
   High Tide at 09:38 (Height 4.44m)
   High Tide at 11:58 (Height 4.31m)
   Low Tide at 15:41 (Height 0.90m)
   High Tide at 21:50 (Height 4.46m)
Fri 29 Sep
   High Tide at 00:20 (Height 4.17m)
   Low Tide at 04:01 (Height 0.60m)
   High Tide at 10:19 (Height 4.57m)
   High Tide at 12:49 (Height 4.42m)
   Low Tide at 16:23 (Height 0.66m)
   High Tide at 22:34 (Height 4.57m)
Sat 30 Sep
   High Tide at 01:14 (Height 4.25m)
   Low Tide at 04:42 (Height 0.45m)
   High Tide at 11:17 (Height 4.63m)
   High Tide at 13:16 (Height 4.52m)
   Low Tide at 17:03 (Height 0.57m)
   High Tide at 23:29 (Height 4.60m)
Sun 01 Oct
   High Tide at 01:35 (Height 4.36m)
   Low Tide at 05:21 (Height 0.47m)
   High Tide at 11:57 (Height 4.60m)
   High Tide at 14:00 (Height 4.54m)
   Low Tide at 17:40 (Height 0.61m)
Mon 02 Oct
   High Tide at 00:09 (Height 4.53m)
   High Tide at 02:18 (Height 4.36m)
   Low Tide at 05:58 (Height 0.61m)
   High Tide at 12:36 (Height 4.52m)
   High Tide at 14:39 (Height 4.49m)
   Low Tide at 18:17 (Height 0.75m)
Tue 03 Oct
   High Tide at 00:51 (Height 4.39m)
   High Tide at 02:56 (Height 4.30m)
   Low Tide at 06:35 (Height 0.85m)
   High Tide at 13:18 (Height 4.40m)
   High Tide at 15:11 (Height 4.37m)
   Low Tide at 18:55 (Height 0.96m)

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