Dymchurch Beach

Dymchurch beach is a large sand/shingle beach within reach of local amenities. A good family beach with plenty of room.

The beach is backed by a big concrete sea defence and promenade that has steps down to the beach and disabled ramps in places.

The concrete promenade has a selection of kiosks and the central part of the beach has the toilets, slipway for boats, shops, pubs, cafes and restaurants from the town.

You have two choices for parking. The Martello car park on the West end of the beach or you have a car park in the center on the other side of the road to the beach.

Dymchurch Beach has been awarded a regional Seaside Award.

Dog Friendly Beach?

Dymchurch Beach has dog restrictions.
Dymchurch beach has a dog ban between May and October between the Martello Car Park and Sycamore Gardens.

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

Planning your visit to Dymchurch Beach


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Place Categories: Beaches Seaside Award

Dymchurch Beach 7 Day Weather Forecast

Expect a temp in the range 20℃ to 20.7℃ with wind speed 5.7 m/sec (SE)
Thursday, Sep 28partlycloudy_night
Expect a temp in the range 15.3℃ to 16.4℃ with wind speed 11.2 m/sec (WSW)
Friday, Sep 29rain
Expect a temp in the range 17.2℃ to 18.1℃ with wind speed 7.1 m/sec (S)
Saturday, Sep 30clearsky_night
Expect a temp in the range 8.6℃ to 10.8℃ with wind speed 4.2 m/sec (NW)
Sunday, Oct 01fair_night
Expect a temp in the range 17℃ to 18℃ with wind speed 5.9 m/sec (S)
Monday, Oct 02fair_night
Expect a temp in the range 11.2℃ to 12.1℃ with wind speed 2.5 m/sec (WNW)
Tuesday, Oct 03partlycloudy_night
Expect a temp in the range 7.3℃ to 10.3℃ with wind speed 2.4 m/sec (WNW)

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

Dymchurch Beach Tide Times

Tide times are available at around 600 locations and the closest location to Dymchurch Beach is at Dungeness 12.19 km (7.58 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 Dymchurch Beach. These times are not adjusted for BST.

Wed 27 Sep
   Low Tide at 03:49 (Height 1.87m)
   High Tide at 09:04 (Height 7.20m)
   Low Tide at 16:18 (Height 1.43m)
   High Tide at 21:36 (Height 7.43m)
Thu 28 Sep
   Low Tide at 04:50 (Height 1.35m)
   High Tide at 09:52 (Height 7.75m)
   Low Tide at 17:18 (Height 0.92m)
   High Tide at 22:21 (Height 7.81m)
Fri 29 Sep
   Low Tide at 05:44 (Height 0.98m)
   High Tide at 10:35 (Height 8.14m)
   Low Tide at 18:10 (Height 0.57m)
   High Tide at 23:02 (Height 8.01m)
Sat 30 Sep
   Low Tide at 06:30 (Height 0.76m)
   High Tide at 11:16 (Height 8.35m)
   Low Tide at 18:56 (Height 0.42m)
   High Tide at 23:40 (Height 8.06m)
Sun 01 Oct
   Low Tide at 07:10 (Height 0.69m)
   High Tide at 11:55 (Height 8.38m)
   Low Tide at 19:34 (Height 0.45m)
Mon 02 Oct
   High Tide at 00:15 (Height 7.99m)
   Low Tide at 07:45 (Height 0.77m)
   High Tide at 12:33 (Height 8.24m)
   Low Tide at 20:08 (Height 0.68m)
Tue 03 Oct
   High Tide at 00:53 (Height 7.79m)
   Low Tide at 08:17 (Height 1.00m)
   High Tide at 13:11 (Height 7.95m)
   Low Tide at 20:39 (Height 1.07m)

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