Dumpton Gap Beach

Dumpton Gap is a quiet, sandy bay with some rocks approximately 150 meters long with promenade and backed by white cliffs. The beach at Dumpton Gap provides a quieter option over the busier beaches of Ramsgate and Broadstairs.

For the adventurous at low tide, you have an excellent walk to Ramsgate, although please check the tide times. Alternatively, you can take the West Cliff Promenade into Broadstairs.

Facilities at the beach include a promenade, toilets, cafe, chalets for hire, disabled access via a steep slope.

Dog Friendly Beach?

Dumpton Gap Beach is dog friendly and allows dogs all year.
Dumpton Gap Beach is dog friendly and allows dogs all year.

Why not check other beaches nearby as we have 46 beaches in Kent, or check our list of Kent Dog Friendly Beaches.

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7 Day Weather Forecast

Expect a temp in the range 6.9℃ to 7.2℃ with wind speed 9.4 m/sec (N)
Monday, Feb 06partlycloudy_night
Expect a temp in the range 5.8℃ to 6.6℃ with wind speed 5.7 m/sec (NNE)
Tuesday, Feb 07fog
Expect a temp in the range 3.3℃ to 3.9℃ with wind speed 1.9 m/sec (WSW)
Wednesday, Feb 08clearsky_night
Expect a temp in the range 3.6℃ to 4.6℃ with wind speed 3.5 m/sec (ESE)
Thursday, Feb 09clearsky_night
Expect a temp in the range 2.2℃ to 3.7℃ with wind speed 4.7 m/sec (S)
Friday, Feb 10cloudy
Expect a temp in the range 4.2℃ to 5.6℃ with wind speed 9.9 m/sec (NNW)
Saturday, Feb 11fair_night
Expect a temp in the range 3℃ to 5.4℃ with wind speed 2.5 m/sec (NNW)

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

Dumpton Gap Beach Tide Times

Tide times are available at around 600 locations and the closest location to Dumpton Gap Beach is at Broadstairs 2.15 km (1.34 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.

Sun 05 Feb
   Low Tide at 06:23 (Height 0.66m)
   High Tide at 11:53 (Height 4.16m)
   Low Tide at 18:21 (Height 0.98m)
Mon 06 Feb
   High Tide at 00:01 (Height 4.27m)
   Low Tide at 06:56 (Height 0.58m)
   High Tide at 12:24 (Height 4.22m)
   Low Tide at 18:51 (Height 0.92m)
Tue 07 Feb
   High Tide at 00:32 (Height 4.34m)
   Low Tide at 07:26 (Height 0.52m)
   High Tide at 12:55 (Height 4.27m)
   Low Tide at 19:21 (Height 0.85m)
Wed 08 Feb
   High Tide at 01:05 (Height 4.39m)
   Low Tide at 07:55 (Height 0.47m)
   High Tide at 13:30 (Height 4.29m)
   Low Tide at 19:53 (Height 0.82m)
Thu 09 Feb
   High Tide at 01:42 (Height 4.40m)
   Low Tide at 08:26 (Height 0.46m)
   High Tide at 14:05 (Height 4.25m)
   Low Tide at 20:26 (Height 0.83m)
Fri 10 Feb
   High Tide at 02:15 (Height 4.35m)
   Low Tide at 08:57 (Height 0.50m)
   High Tide at 14:39 (Height 4.17m)
   Low Tide at 20:59 (Height 0.89m)
Sat 11 Feb
   High Tide at 02:46 (Height 4.27m)
   Low Tide at 09:28 (Height 0.58m)
   High Tide at 15:11 (Height 4.07m)
   Low Tide at 21:31 (Height 0.97m)

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