Brean Down Beach

Brean Down beach is a superb stretch of beach with firm sand and views of Brean Down.

At low tide a wide exposure of soft sand and mud is exposed leading to the water’s edge.  Tide can rise fast near Brean Down and it is also dangerous to approach the water at low tide due to mud. Visitors should take note of the warning notices and climbing is not allowed.

Horse riding is allowed on this beach.

Vehicles can park on the beach during the day in designated areas or you can park your car at the National Trust car park besides Brean Down.

Warden patrolled in the summer, toilets, cafe.

Dog Friendly Beach?

Brean Down Beach is dog friendly and allows dogs all year.
Brean Down Beach is dog friendly and allows dogs all year.

Why not check other beaches nearby as we have 21 beaches in Somerset, or check our list of Somerset Dog Friendly Beaches.

Planning your visit to Brean Down Beach


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Place Category: Beaches

Brean Down Beach 7 Day Weather Forecast

Expect a temp in the range 17.5℃ to 19℃ with wind speed 9.3 m/sec (SSE)
Thursday, Sep 28partlycloudy_night
Expect a temp in the range 14.5℃ to 15.9℃ with wind speed 11.6 m/sec (SW)
Friday, Sep 29cloudy
Expect a temp in the range 14.4℃ to 15.1℃ with wind speed 4.2 m/sec (SSW)
Saturday, Sep 30partlycloudy_night
Expect a temp in the range 10.9℃ to 14.1℃ with wind speed 3.5 m/sec (NW)
Sunday, Oct 01cloudy
Expect a temp in the range 17.1℃ to 17.8℃ with wind speed 7.1 m/sec (SSW)
Monday, Oct 02cloudy
Expect a temp in the range 14.2℃ to 14.9℃ with wind speed 1.5 m/sec (SSE)
Tuesday, Oct 03lightrainshowers_night
Expect a temp in the range 13.4℃ to 14.8℃ with wind speed 7.7 m/sec (W)

Weston-super-Mare weather forecast from Yr, delivered by the Norwegian Meteorological Institute and NRK

Brean Down Beach Tide Times

Tide times are available at around 600 locations and the closest location to Brean Down Beach is at Weston-Super-Mare 3.91 km (2.43 miles) away. Tides are displayed beneath for up to 7 days and we list both high and low water times along with the height, helping you to plan the best time to visit Brean Down Beach. These times are not adjusted for BST.

Wed 27 Sep
   High Tide at 04:50 (Height 10.68m)
   Low Tide at 10:54 (Height 1.71m)
   High Tide at 17:13 (Height 11.51m)
   Low Tide at 23:18 (Height 1.07m)
Thu 28 Sep
   High Tide at 05:41 (Height 11.78m)
   Low Tide at 11:41 (Height 1.00m)
   High Tide at 18:01 (Height 12.49m)
Fri 29 Sep
   Low Tide at 00:04 (Height 0.48m)
   High Tide at 06:25 (Height 12.55m)
   Low Tide at 12:24 (Height 0.53m)
   High Tide at 18:45 (Height 13.10m)
Sat 30 Sep
   Low Tide at 00:46 (Height 0.16m)
   High Tide at 07:07 (Height 12.93m)
   Low Tide at 13:04 (Height 0.31m)
   High Tide at 19:27 (Height 13.29m)
Sun 01 Oct
   Low Tide at 01:24 (Height 0.12m)
   High Tide at 07:48 (Height 12.95m)
   Low Tide at 13:44 (Height 0.37m)
   High Tide at 20:08 (Height 13.11m)
Mon 02 Oct
   Low Tide at 02:06 (Height 0.37m)
   High Tide at 08:26 (Height 12.64m)
   Low Tide at 14:25 (Height 0.72m)
   High Tide at 20:46 (Height 12.59m)
Tue 03 Oct
   Low Tide at 02:42 (Height 0.87m)
   High Tide at 09:01 (Height 12.06m)
   Low Tide at 14:55 (Height 1.26m)
   High Tide at 21:19 (Height 11.78m)

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