Main Beach

Burnham-on-Sea Main Beach is a sandy beach that is great for families with good swimming and entertainment. The beach stretch is one of the longest in Europe starts in Burnham-on-Sea but goes on for miles to the north including the famous lighthouse beach.

Burnham-on-Sea is a traditional no-thrills thriving seaside town created in the Victorian era.

Facilities at the beach include car parking, pier, shops, toilets, showers and lifeguards in the summer. The beach includes a separate area for boats and jet skis to launch.

Take note that at low tide you can get large areas of mud.

Dogs are not allowed on
Dogs are not allowed on Main Beach.

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

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7 Day Weather Forecast

Expect a temp in the range 14.7℃ to 15.6℃ with wind speed 2 m/sec (SW)
Friday, Jul 01
Expect a temp in the range 13.1℃ to 13.7℃ with wind speed 4.1 m/sec (W)
Saturday, Jul 02
Expect a temp in the range 14.2℃ to 14.9℃ with wind speed 4 m/sec (S)
Sunday, Jul 03
Expect a temp in the range 14.1℃ to 14.5℃ with wind speed 3.8 m/sec (WSW)
Monday, Jul 04
Expect a temp in the range 12.2℃ to 14.2℃ with wind speed 3.7 m/sec (WSW)
Tuesday, Jul 05
Expect a temp in the range 11.7℃ to 14℃ with wind speed 4.4 m/sec (NNW)
Wednesday, Jul 06
Expect a temp in the range 13.6℃ to 15.7℃ with wind speed 3.2 m/sec (NW)

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

Main Beach Tide Times

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