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.


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Place Category: Beaches

7 Day Weather Forecast

Expect a temp in the range 5.4℃ to 7.8℃ with wind speed 3.7 m/sec (SSE)
Tuesday, Feb 07fog
Expect a temp in the range 0.8℃ to 1.3℃ with wind speed 3.1 m/sec (SSE)
Wednesday, Feb 08fog
Expect a temp in the range -0.1℃ to 0.1℃ with wind speed 3.4 m/sec (SSE)
Thursday, Feb 09cloudy
Expect a temp in the range 4.4℃ to 7.1℃ with wind speed 7.4 m/sec (SSW)
Friday, Feb 10cloudy
Expect a temp in the range 0.8℃ to 3.3℃ with wind speed 0.7 m/sec (SW)
Saturday, Feb 11cloudy
Expect a temp in the range 5.5℃ to 6.9℃ with wind speed 4.1 m/sec (WSW)
Sunday, Feb 12cloudy
Expect a temp in the range 4.4℃ to 5.6℃ with wind speed 4.1 m/sec (SE)

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. These times are not adjusted for BST.

Mon 06 Feb
   Low Tide at 00:40 (Height 1.42m)
   High Tide at 07:12 (Height 11.23m)
   Low Tide at 13:03 (Height 1.53m)
   High Tide at 19:36 (Height 11.05m)
Tue 07 Feb
   Low Tide at 01:17 (Height 1.41m)
   High Tide at 07:49 (Height 11.27m)
   Low Tide at 13:40 (Height 1.57m)
   High Tide at 20:12 (Height 11.05m)
Wed 08 Feb
   Low Tide at 01:55 (Height 1.51m)
   High Tide at 08:23 (Height 11.21m)
   Low Tide at 14:20 (Height 1.69m)
   High Tide at 20:44 (Height 10.97m)
Thu 09 Feb
   Low Tide at 02:27 (Height 1.63m)
   High Tide at 08:54 (Height 11.11m)
   Low Tide at 14:45 (Height 1.79m)
   High Tide at 21:12 (Height 10.88m)
Fri 10 Feb
   Low Tide at 02:50 (Height 1.68m)
   High Tide at 09:23 (Height 11.02m)
   Low Tide at 15:06 (Height 1.77m)
   High Tide at 21:41 (Height 10.78m)
Sat 11 Feb
   Low Tide at 03:18 (Height 1.65m)
   High Tide at 09:52 (Height 10.91m)
   Low Tide at 15:36 (Height 1.73m)
   High Tide at 22:13 (Height 10.61m)
Sun 12 Feb
   Low Tide at 03:54 (Height 1.70m)
   High Tide at 10:29 (Height 10.65m)
   Low Tide at 16:14 (Height 1.84m)
   High Tide at 22:51 (Height 10.26m)

Contains ADMIRALTY® tidal data: © Crown Copyright and database right.

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