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Shanklin - Welcome Beach Beach

Shanklin, Isle of Wight

Shanklin beach forms part of Sandown Bay, famous for its long sandy beaches and safe bathing areas. Beach activities cater for all tastes with the Towns Amenities nearby. The beach is well served by longshoremen, providing traditional and modern leisure pursuits.

Weather and Tides


25 April 2017


Maximum Temperature11°C (52°F)
Minimum Temperature4°C (39°F)
Wind DirectionNorth North Westerly
Wind Speed12mph
UV Risk6
Sunrise05:51 BST
Sunset20:15 BST


26 April 2017

Light Rain Shower

Maximum Temperature10°C (50°F)
Minimum Temperature4°C (39°F)
Wind DirectionNortherly
Wind Speed13mph
VisibilityVery Good
UV Risk5
Sunrise05:49 BST
Sunset20:17 BST


Low tide: 04:42 BST
(03:42 25 April 2017 GMT)

High tide: 11:18 BST
(10:18 25 April 2017 GMT)

Low tide: 17:01 BST
(16:01 25 April 2017 GMT)

High tide: 23:44 BST
(22:44 25 April 2017 GMT)


Low tide: 05:23 BST
(04:23 26 April 2017 GMT)

High tide: 11:58 BST
(10:58 26 April 2017 GMT)

Low tide: 17:42 BST
(16:42 26 April 2017 GMT)


High tide: 00:23 BST
(23:23 26 April 2017 GMT)

Low tide: 06:04 BST
(05:04 27 April 2017 GMT)

High tide: 12:40 BST
(11:40 27 April 2017 GMT)

Low tide: 18:23 BST
(17:23 27 April 2017 GMT)

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