Ramsgate Main Sands Beach

Ramsgate resorts popular main sandy beach approximately 250 meters long with promenade. The resort beach is situated right next to the glorious Royal Harbour and Marina.

Facilities include first aid station, lifeguards, cafe, deckchairs and sun loungers hire, toilets, lift and shops.

Ramsgate Main Sands Beach has been awarded a regional Seaside Award.

Dog Friendly Beach?

Ramsgate Main Sands Beach has dog restrictions.
Ramsgate Main Sands, No dogs between 1st May and 30th September.

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

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Ramsgate Main Sands Beach 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.

7 Day Weather Forecast

Expect a temp in the range 7.7℃ to 8.4℃ with wind speed 3.8 m/sec (WNW)
Sunday, Feb 05lightrainshowers_night
Expect a temp in the range 7.2℃ to 7.9℃ with wind speed 6.1 m/sec (W)
Monday, Feb 06partlycloudy_night
Expect a temp in the range 5.7℃ to 5.9℃ with wind speed 6 m/sec (NNE)
Tuesday, Feb 07partlycloudy_night
Expect a temp in the range 3.6℃ to 4.8℃ with wind speed 1.7 m/sec (NNE)
Wednesday, Feb 08partlycloudy_night
Expect a temp in the range 3.8℃ to 4.5℃ with wind speed 1.5 m/sec (NNE)
Thursday, Feb 09clearsky_night
Expect a temp in the range 3.5℃ to 4.3℃ with wind speed 4.3 m/sec (S)
Friday, Feb 10partlycloudy_night
Expect a temp in the range 4℃ to 5.8℃ with wind speed 3.8 m/sec (NW)

Ramsgate weather forecast from Yr, delivered by the Norwegian Meteorological Institute and NRK

Ramsgate Main Sands Beach Tide Times

Tide times are available at around 600 locations and the closest location to Ramsgate Main Sands Beach is at RAMSGATE 0.64 km (0.40 miles) away. Tides are displayed beneath for up to 7 days and we list both high and low water times along with the height. These times are not adjusted for BST.

Sat 04 Feb
   Low Tide at 05:30 (Height 0.83m)
   High Tide at 11:07 (Height 4.46m)
   Low Tide at 17:45 (Height 0.95m)
   High Tide at 23:23 (Height 4.67m)
Sun 05 Feb
   Low Tide at 06:06 (Height 0.71m)
   High Tide at 11:41 (Height 4.58m)
   Low Tide at 18:19 (Height 0.81m)
   High Tide at 23:55 (Height 4.77m)
Mon 06 Feb
   Low Tide at 06:40 (Height 0.60m)
   High Tide at 12:12 (Height 4.69m)
   Low Tide at 18:53 (Height 0.69m)
Tue 07 Feb
   High Tide at 00:25 (Height 4.83m)
   Low Tide at 07:14 (Height 0.50m)
   High Tide at 12:42 (Height 4.76m)
   Low Tide at 19:27 (Height 0.62m)
Wed 08 Feb
   High Tide at 00:54 (Height 4.85m)
   Low Tide at 07:47 (Height 0.44m)
   High Tide at 13:12 (Height 4.78m)
   Low Tide at 20:00 (Height 0.61m)
Thu 09 Feb
   High Tide at 01:21 (Height 4.85m)
   Low Tide at 08:20 (Height 0.43m)
   High Tide at 13:40 (Height 4.73m)
   Low Tide at 20:30 (Height 0.69m)
Fri 10 Feb
   High Tide at 01:49 (Height 4.84m)
   Low Tide at 08:51 (Height 0.46m)
   High Tide at 14:11 (Height 4.64m)
   Low Tide at 20:57 (Height 0.81m)

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