Margate Bay beach, Margate, Kent
  • Profile

    Margate Bay Beach Information

    The Margate Bay beach is a sandy beach in the centre of Margate. The beach has a great tidal pool making this a family friendly beach with excellent facilities.

    Facilities include toilets, cafes/restaurants, seasonal lifeguards, promenade, tidal pool and children’s playground.

    Margate Bay Beach is a Blue Flag Beach.

    Margate Bay Beach has dog restrictions. Margate Bay beach has dog restrictions although does have a dog exercise area.

    Why not check other beaches nearby as we have 8 beaches around Margate, 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


    Light rain on Friday through Sunday, with high temperatures falling to 13°C on Monday.

    Today's Forecast
     Mostly cloudy throughout the day and windy until evening.
     
    17
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    20
       7%  66%   22 mph
      6:37 am    7:01 pm
    Thursday, Sep 20th
     Windy and mostly cloudy throughout the day.
     
    17
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    19
       19%  85%   24 mph
      6:38 am    6:59 pm

    Friday, Sep 21st
     Rain and windy in the morning.
     
    13
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    19
       64%  63%   18 mph
      6:40 am    6:57 pm
    Saturday, Sep 22nd
     Light rain overnight.
     
    12
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    16
       19%  25%   11 mph
      6:41 am    6:55 pm

    Sunday, Sep 23rd
     Light rain in the morning and dangerously windy throughout the day.
     
    13
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    18
       98%  98%   18 mph
      6:43 am    6:52 pm
    Monday, Sep 24th
     Windy until afternoon and partly cloudy until evening.
     
    12
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    13
       54%  49%   27 mph
      6:45 am    6:50 pm

    Tuesday, Sep 25th
     Mostly cloudy throughout the day.
     
    11
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    15
       37%  62%   9 mph
      6:46 am    6:48 pm
    Wednesday, Sep 26th
     Mostly cloudy throughout the day.
     
    13
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    16
       17%  84%   6 mph
      6:48 am    6:45 pm

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