Lower Leas Coastal Park is a pebble beach also referred to as Read more [...]
Sunny Sands beach is a sandy beach to the east of Folkestone harbour.
The beach can get very busy in the summer as it is a rare sandy beach on this stretch of coast.
Facilities include parking available next to the harbour, promenade, toilets, cafe, pubs and beach shop.
No dogs allowed May to October.
- Water Quality
Bathing Water QualityWater 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.
7-day Weather Forecast
Light rain on Thursday, with temperatures rising to 14°C on Thursday.Partly cloudy starting in the evening.Today's Forecast
3->86% 33% 5 mph
7:19 am 4:04 pmMostly cloudy throughout the day and windy starting in the afternoon, continuing until evening.Monday, Nov 20th
5->1357% 85% 18 mph
7:21 am 4:03 pmOvercast throughout the day.Tuesday, Nov 21st
12->1348% 96% 18 mph
7:23 am 4:02 pmMostly cloudy until afternoon and dangerously windy throughout the day.Wednesday, Nov 22nd
13->1424% 50% 25 mph
7:24 am 4:00 pmWindy and mostly cloudy throughout the day.Thursday, Nov 23rd
12->1461% 78% 30 mph
7:26 am 3:59 pmWindy and overcast throughout the day.Friday, Nov 24th
12->1446% 98% 27 mph
7:27 am 3:58 pmWindy until evening and mostly cloudy throughout the day.Saturday, Nov 25th
7->1368% 93% 19 mph
7:29 am 3:58 pmWindy until afternoon and mostly cloudy starting in the evening.Sunday, Nov 26th
7->1110% 24% 16 mph
7:31 am 3:57 pm