Walpole Bay beach, Margate, Kent
  • About Us

    Walpole Bay Beach Info

    Walpole Bay beach is approximately 400 meters long sandy beach with promenade and tidal swimming pool.

    Walpole Bay includes Palm Bay, Hodges Gap and Foreness Point.

    Popular for watersports.

    Facilities include lift, toilets, lifeguards, chalets for hire, golf, putting, tennis and indoor bowls nearby.

    Walpole Bay Beach has dog restrictions. No dogs between 1st May and 30th September.

    Why not check other beaches nearby as we have 8 beaches around Margate, 45 beaches in Kent, or check our list of Kent Dog Friendly Beaches.

  • Water Quality


    Walpole Bay 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


    Walpole Bay Beach 7-day Weather Forecast


    Light rain tomorrow and Sunday, with temperatures rising to 11°C on Wednesday.

    Today's Forecast
     Partly cloudy starting in the evening.
     
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       21%  16%   17 mph
      7:50 am    4:21 pm
    Saturday, Jan 20th
     Light rain until afternoon.
     
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    5
       74%  89%   5 mph
      7:49 am    4:23 pm

    Sunday, Jan 21st
     Light rain starting in the afternoon, continuing until evening.
     
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    10
       87%  82%   7 mph
      7:48 am    4:25 pm
    Monday, Jan 22nd
     Mostly cloudy throughout the day and windy until afternoon.
     
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    10
       84%  77%   18 mph
      7:47 am    4:26 pm

    Tuesday, Jan 23rd
     Overcast throughout the day and windy overnight.
     
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       23%  91%   21 mph
      7:46 am    4:28 pm
    Wednesday, Jan 24th
     Dangerously windy and overcast throughout the day.
     
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       49%  99%   29 mph
      7:44 am    4:30 pm

    Thursday, Jan 25th
     Windy and mostly cloudy in the morning.
     
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       60%  32%   21 mph
      7:43 am    4:32 pm
    Friday, Jan 26th
     Windy until afternoon and partly cloudy overnight.
     
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       20%  4%   22 mph
      7:42 am    4:33 pm

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