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.

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 2 beaches at Ramsgate, 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 14.3℃ to 16.9℃ with wind speed 2.9 m/sec (N)
Monday, Oct 03
Expect a temp in the range 12.8℃ to 14.3℃ with wind speed 1.8 m/sec (WNW)
Tuesday, Oct 04
Expect a temp in the range 15.1℃ to 15.9℃ with wind speed 5.5 m/sec (S)
Wednesday, Oct 05
Expect a temp in the range 16.4℃ to 16.9℃ with wind speed 7.8 m/sec (SW)
Thursday, Oct 06
Expect a temp in the range 12.2℃ to 14.1℃ with wind speed 8.3 m/sec (WSW)
Friday, Oct 07
Expect a temp in the range 13.5℃ to 14℃ with wind speed 5.4 m/sec (SW)
Saturday, Oct 08
Expect a temp in the range 13.4℃ to 13.9℃ with wind speed 5.4 m/sec (SW)

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.

Sun 02 Oct
   High Tide at 03:04 (Height 4.71m)
   Low Tide at 09:56 (Height 1.24m)
   High Tide at 15:31 (Height 4.67m)
   Low Tide at 22:25 (Height 1.26m)
Mon 03 Oct
   High Tide at 04:05 (Height 4.39m)
   Low Tide at 10:56 (Height 1.45m)
   High Tide at 16:46 (Height 4.29m)
   Low Tide at 23:31 (Height 1.57m)
Tue 04 Oct
   High Tide at 05:28 (Height 4.11m)
   Low Tide at 12:20 (Height 1.59m)
   High Tide at 18:29 (Height 4.09m)
Wed 05 Oct
   Low Tide at 01:13 (Height 1.73m)
   High Tide at 07:10 (Height 4.09m)
   Low Tide at 14:15 (Height 1.43m)
   High Tide at 20:07 (Height 4.26m)
Thu 06 Oct
   Low Tide at 03:00 (Height 1.52m)
   High Tide at 08:30 (Height 4.34m)
   Low Tide at 15:37 (Height 0.99m)
   High Tide at 21:14 (Height 4.59m)
Fri 07 Oct
   Low Tide at 04:09 (Height 1.13m)
   High Tide at 09:26 (Height 4.68m)
   Low Tide at 16:36 (Height 0.54m)
   High Tide at 22:04 (Height 4.90m)
Sat 08 Oct
   Low Tide at 05:01 (Height 0.77m)
   High Tide at 10:12 (Height 4.99m)
   Low Tide at 17:25 (Height 0.22m)
   High Tide at 22:46 (Height 5.12m)

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