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Studland - Shell Bay Beach

Poole, Dorset

Located at the very tip of the Studland Peninsula at the mouth of Poole Harbour. Shell Bay is a beautiful beach easily accessed by road, or, for those who enjoy boat trips, by ferry from Sandbanks spit. The bay forms part of the Purbeck Heritage Coast.

Weather and Tides

Tuesday

27 June 2017

Light Rain

Maximum Temperature18°C (64°F)
Minimum Temperature15°C (59°F)
Wind DirectionEast South Easterly
Wind Speed5mph
VisibilityGood
Pressure1006mb
Humidity81%
UV Risk5
PollutionLow
Sunrise04:57 BST
Sunset21:25 BST

Wednesday

28 June 2017

Heavy Rain

Maximum Temperature18°C (64°F)
Minimum Temperature12°C (54°F)
Wind DirectionWesterly
Wind Speed11mph
VisibilityGood
Pressure997mb
Humidity82%
UV Risk4
PollutionLow
Sunrise04:57 BST
Sunset21:25 BST

Tuesday

Low tide: 06:50 BST
(05:50 27 June 2017 GMT)

High tide: 12:16 BST
(11:16 27 June 2017 GMT)

Low tide: 19:17 BST
(18:17 27 June 2017 GMT)

Wednesday

High tide: 00:22 BST
(23:22 27 June 2017 GMT)

Low tide: 07:40 BST
(06:40 28 June 2017 GMT)

High tide: 13:01 BST
(12:01 28 June 2017 GMT)

Low tide: 20:09 BST
(19:09 28 June 2017 GMT)

Thursday

High tide: 00:59 BST
(23:59 28 June 2017 GMT)

Low tide: 08:31 BST
(07:31 29 June 2017 GMT)

High tide: 13:48 BST
(12:48 29 June 2017 GMT)

Low tide: 21:04 BST
(20:04 29 June 2017 GMT)

Important! Tide times are for the nearest measurement point (Poole (Entrance)) 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 (www.ukho.gov.uk).