Berrow Beach

Berrow beach is part of a six mile stretch of beach with sand dunes and firm sand. This is the second longest stretch of sand in Europe and features include secluded sand dunes, a ship wreck and marshland that attracts various seabirds.

At low tide a wide exposure of soft sand and mud is exposed leading to the water’s edge, but note that it is very dangerous to approach the water at low tide due to the mud.

Car park at Brean and the beach and dunes are warden patrolled in the summer.

Horse riding is also allowed on this beach.

Berrow Beach is dog friendly and allows dogs all year.
Berrow Beach is dog friendly and allows dogs all year.

Why not check other beaches nearby as we have 4 beaches at Burnham-on-Sea, 21 beaches in Somerset, or check our list of Somerset Dog Friendly Beaches.

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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 18.4℃ to 19.8℃ with wind speed 6.4 m/sec (WSW)
Friday, Aug 19
Expect a temp in the range 16.4℃ to 19℃ with wind speed 6.9 m/sec (W)
Saturday, Aug 20
Expect a temp in the range 16.5℃ to 17.2℃ with wind speed 5.7 m/sec (W)
Sunday, Aug 21
Expect a temp in the range 16.2℃ to 16.7℃ with wind speed 5.3 m/sec (WSW)
Monday, Aug 22
Expect a temp in the range 18℃ to 20.3℃ with wind speed 8.2 m/sec (S)
Tuesday, Aug 23
Expect a temp in the range 16.7℃ to 17.8℃ with wind speed 6.2 m/sec (W)
Wednesday, Aug 24
Expect a temp in the range 15.3℃ to 16.4℃ with wind speed 2.2 m/sec (S)

Burnham-on-Sea weather forecast from Yr, delivered by the Norwegian Meteorological Institute and NRK

Berrow Beach Tide Times

Tide times are available at around 600 locations and the closest location to Berrow Beach is at Burnham-On-Sea 3.51 km (2.18 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.

Thu 18 Aug
   Low Tide at 05:08 (Height 0.85m)
   High Tide at 10:48 (Height 9.54m)
   Low Tide at 17:13 (Height 1.28m)
   High Tide at 23:06 (Height 9.24m)
Fri 19 Aug
   Low Tide at 05:37 (Height 1.37m)
   High Tide at 11:21 (Height 8.81m)
   Low Tide at 17:46 (Height 1.82m)
   High Tide at 23:45 (Height 8.41m)
Sat 20 Aug
   Low Tide at 06:16 (Height 1.95m)
   High Tide at 12:04 (Height 8.09m)
   Low Tide at 18:34 (Height 2.44m)
Sun 21 Aug
   High Tide at 00:45 (Height 7.69m)
   Low Tide at 07:13 (Height 2.53m)
   High Tide at 13:17 (Height 7.55m)
   Low Tide at 19:50 (Height 2.95m)
Mon 22 Aug
   High Tide at 02:18 (Height 7.40m)
   Low Tide at 08:32 (Height 2.81m)
   High Tide at 14:52 (Height 7.59m)
   Low Tide at 21:18 (Height 2.91m)
Tue 23 Aug
   High Tide at 03:35 (Height 7.73m)
   Low Tide at 09:54 (Height 2.50m)
   High Tide at 16:02 (Height 8.18m)
   Low Tide at 22:44 (Height 2.24m)
Wed 24 Aug
   High Tide at 04:35 (Height 8.39m)
   Low Tide at 11:04 (Height 1.80m)
   High Tide at 16:58 (Height 8.95m)
   Low Tide at 23:40 (Height 1.47m)

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