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Southend - Westcliff Bay Beach

Southend on Sea, Southend-on-Sea

A sandy town beach with plenty of entertainments.

Weather and Tides


29 June 2017

Light Cloud

Maximum Temperature19°C (66°F)
Minimum Temperature15°C (59°F)
Wind DirectionSouth Westerly
Wind Speed6mph
UV Risk6
Sunrise04:43 BST
Sunset21:18 BST


30 June 2017

Light Cloud

Maximum Temperature21°C (70°F)
Minimum Temperature14°C (57°F)
Wind DirectionWest South Westerly
Wind Speed5mph
VisibilityVery Good
UV Risk5
Sunrise04:43 BST
Sunset21:18 BST


1 July 2017

Light Rain

Maximum Temperature20°C (68°F)
Minimum Temperature15°C (59°F)
Wind DirectionNorth North Westerly
Wind Speed14mph
VisibilityVery Good
UV Risk5
Sunrise04:44 BST
Sunset21:18 BST


High tide: 05:04 BST
(04:04 29 June 2017 GMT)

Low tide: 11:07 BST
(10:07 29 June 2017 GMT)

High tide: 17:27 BST
(16:27 29 June 2017 GMT)

Low tide: 23:52 BST
(22:52 29 June 2017 GMT)


High tide: 05:54 BST
(04:54 30 June 2017 GMT)

Low tide: 11:48 BST
(10:48 30 June 2017 GMT)

High tide: 18:17 BST
(17:17 30 June 2017 GMT)


Low tide: 00:36 BST
(23:36 30 June 2017 GMT)

High tide: 06:48 BST
(05:48 1 July 2017 GMT)

Low tide: 12:36 BST
(11:36 1 July 2017 GMT)

High tide: 19:12 BST
(18:12 1 July 2017 GMT)

Important! Tide times are for the nearest measurement point (Southend-On-Sea) and may not be accurate for this beach. You should not rely on these times for anything other than a broad indication of when the tide will be at its highest or lowest.

In particular, these tide times are not suitable for navigational use.

Accurate tide forecasts require complex calculations and detailed local information. If you intend to engage in any activity for which tidal information is important for safety reasons (including sailing, powerboating, diving, and surfing) then you should obtain professional data.

Tidal predictions are © Crown Copyright and/or database rights. Reproduced by permission of the Controller of Her Majesty's Stationery Office and the UK Hydrographic Office (