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Place Category: Beaches
West Bay beach is a wide sandy beach split by the harbour entrance.
The high cliffs here were the location for the TV programme Broadchurch starring David Tennant and Olivia Colman.
Parking, toilets and selection of shops and places to eat.
We have no current information on dog restrictions for West Bay - West Beach.
West Bay - West Beach Weather Forecast
Light rain today through Saturday, with temperatures falling to 16°C on Saturday.Light rain starting in the afternoon.Today's Forecast
10->2167% 61% 6 mph
5:08 am 9:11 pmMostly cloudy throughout the day.Monday, May 29th
12->1960% 77% 7 mph
5:07 am 9:12 pmLight rain in the morning.Tuesday, May 30th
11->1952% 45% 9 mph
5:06 am 9:13 pmPartly cloudy until afternoon.Wednesday, May 31st
9->180% 38% 3 mph
5:05 am 9:14 pmMostly cloudy starting in the evening.Thursday, Jun 1st
11->170% 13% 6 mph
5:04 am 9:15 pmMostly cloudy until evening.Friday, Jun 2nd
12->185% 60% 7 mph
5:04 am 9:16 pmDrizzle in the morning.Saturday, Jun 3rd
11->1625% 48% 9 mph
5:03 am 9:17 pmPartly cloudy until evening.Sunday, Jun 4th
11->199% 38% 7 mph
5:02 am 9:18 pm
West Bay - West Beach Tide Times
West Bay - West Beach Water quality
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.
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