Herne Bay beach, Herne Bay, Kent
  • About Us

    Herne Bay Beach Information

    Herne Bay is a popular Kent seaside town with a long promenade with the central part of the seafront including seafront gardens and a central bandstand housing a visitor centre. The beach is shingle with wooden groynes giving way to sandy mudflats at low tide and is a popular bathing area for families with amusements and amenities nearby.

    The sandy mudflats provide great opportunities for beachcombing with many prehistoric sharks’ teeth fossils on the foreshore.

    Facilities include beach huts, town centre shops, cafe, restaurants, toilets, lifeguards and parking.

    Herne Bay Beach has been awarded a regional Seaside Award.

    We have no current information on dog restrictions for Herne Bay Beach.

    Why not check other beaches nearby as we have 2 beaches around Herne Bay, 46 beaches in Kent, or check our list of Kent Dog Friendly Beaches.

  • Water Quality


    Beach Bathing Water Quality


    Water 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.
  • Tides
  • Weather


    7-day Weather Forecast


    No precipitation throughout the week, with high temperatures peaking at 27°C on Wednesday.

    Today's Forecast
     Partly cloudy overnight.
     
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      5:08 am    8:58 pm
    Tuesday, Jul 24th
     Partly cloudy throughout the day.
     
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      5:09 am    8:56 pm

    Wednesday, Jul 25th
     Partly cloudy in the morning.
     
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      5:10 am    8:55 pm
    Thursday, Jul 26th
     Partly cloudy overnight.
     
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      5:12 am    8:54 pm

    Friday, Jul 27th
     Partly cloudy in the morning.
     
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      5:13 am    8:52 pm
    Saturday, Jul 28th
     Mostly cloudy until evening.
     
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      5:15 am    8:51 pm

    Sunday, Jul 29th
     Mostly cloudy throughout the day.
     
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      5:16 am    8:49 pm
    Monday, Jul 30th
     Mostly cloudy until evening.
     
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      5:18 am    8:48 pm

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