Walpole Bay beach, Margate, Kent
  • About Us

    Walpole Bay Beach Information

    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. Walpole Bay, No dogs between 1st May and 30th September.

    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 throughout the week, with high temperatures falling to 15°C on Tuesday.

    Today's Forecast
     Breezy starting in the afternoon and light rain starting in the evening.
     
    13
    -> 
    16
       45%  75%   14 mph
      4:50 am    8:55 pm
    Sunday, May 27th
     Breezy in the morning and overcast throughout the day.
     
    16
    -> 
    17
       77%  97%   13 mph
      4:49 am    8:56 pm

    Monday, May 28th
     Mostly cloudy starting in the afternoon and breezy starting in the evening.
     
    15
    -> 
    17
       24%  44%   9 mph
      4:48 am    8:58 pm
    Tuesday, May 29th
     Overcast throughout the day and breezy starting in the afternoon.
     
    13
    -> 
    15
       55%  98%   17 mph
      4:47 am    8:59 pm

    Wednesday, May 30th
     Mostly cloudy throughout the day.
     
    13
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    16
       27%  87%   10 mph
      4:46 am    9:00 pm
    Thursday, May 31st
     Mostly cloudy throughout the day.
     
    14
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    17
       5%  87%   4 mph
      4:45 am    9:01 pm

    Friday, Jun 1st
     Overcast throughout the day.
     
    14
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    17
       19%  96%   7 mph
      4:44 am    9:02 pm
    Saturday, Jun 2nd
     Overcast throughout the day.
     
    14
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    16
       45%  100%   10 mph
      4:44 am    9:03 pm

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