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Westbrook Bay Beach

Margate, Kent

A sandy beach with some rockpools to explore and good facilities. Chalets and deck chairs are available for hire. There's a designated water ski area, children's fun park, and bowls and tennis nearby.

Weather and Tides

Saturday

29 April 2017

Light Cloud

Minimum Temperature9°C (48°F)
Wind DirectionEast South Easterly
Wind Speed17mph
VisibilityVery Good
Pressure1016mb
Humidity55%
UV Risk5
PollutionLow
Sunset20:14 BST

Sunday

30 April 2017

Light Cloud

Maximum Temperature16°C (61°F)
Minimum Temperature9°C (48°F)
Wind DirectionEast South Easterly
Wind Speed17mph
VisibilityVery Good
Pressure1003mb
Humidity54%
UV Risk5
PollutionLow
Sunrise05:29 BST
Sunset20:15 BST

Monday

1 May 2017

Light Cloud

Maximum Temperature13°C (55°F)
Minimum Temperature8°C (46°F)
Wind DirectionSouth South Easterly
Wind Speed12mph
VisibilityVery Good
Pressure1009mb
Humidity71%
UV Risk5
PollutionModerate
Sunrise05:28 BST
Sunset20:17 BST

Saturday

High tide: 02:36 BST
(01:36 29 April 2017 GMT)

Low tide: 08:48 BST
(07:48 29 April 2017 GMT)

High tide: 15:05 BST
(14:05 29 April 2017 GMT)

Low tide: 21:16 BST
(20:16 29 April 2017 GMT)

Sunday

High tide: 03:24 BST
(02:24 30 April 2017 GMT)

Low tide: 09:30 BST
(08:30 30 April 2017 GMT)

High tide: 15:50 BST
(14:50 30 April 2017 GMT)

Low tide: 22:02 BST
(21:02 30 April 2017 GMT)

Monday

High tide: 04:13 BST
(03:13 1 May 2017 GMT)

Low tide: 10:15 BST
(09:15 1 May 2017 GMT)

High tide: 16:35 BST
(15:35 1 May 2017 GMT)

Low tide: 22:52 BST
(21:52 1 May 2017 GMT)

Important! Tide times are for the nearest measurement point (Margate) 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).