Beach Weather in Viking Bay, Broadstairs, United Kingdom

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BEACH WEATHER MONTHLY AVERAGES

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Best
Tan
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13°
 
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13°
 
Sea
15°
 
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18°
 
Sea
21°
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23°
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24°
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22°
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19°
 
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17°
 
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14°
 

Beach Weather Today in Viking Bay

Today the maximum temperature will be 18° which is not so warm but sunbathing may be possible. Today the water temperature will be 15° which is cold for swimming, a full wet suit is required to spend any length of time in the sea.

Today will have 0.7mm of very light rain. Expect overcast skies and very little possibility of sunshine with an average cloud cover of 91%.

The winds will be side shore and moderate at 30kmh from the South West. The moderate winds will keep the temperatures feeling cooler.

Viking Bay faces East and sunset will be over the land behind the beach at 08:52 PM. Unfortunately very heavy cloud cover of 100% may make the sunset not viewable.

For Beach Weather for the next next 7 days, wind and wave conditions and tide and the next 14 days weather use the tabs below.

Beach Weather This Weekend in Viking Bay

This weekend the average maximum daily temperatures will be 18° which is not so warm but sunbathing may be possible. The average water temperature will be 15° which is cold for swimming, a full wet suit is required to spend any length of time in the sea.

There will be no rainy days at all this weekend. Expect plentiful sunshine and mostly clear blue skies with an average cloud cover of 27%.

VIKING BAY - BEACH WEATHER FORECAST

Thu 25th July
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
17° 17° 16° 16° 18° 18° 18° 18°
54% 79% 100% 100% 100% 100% 100% 100%
0.0mm 0.0mm 0.3mm 0.2mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.2mm
15°
15°
15°
15°
15°
15°
15°
15°
Fri 26th July
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
18° 18° 16° 18° 19° 20° 20° 17°
100% 70% 7% 4% 4% 45% 41% 40%
0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm
15°
15°
15°
15°
15°
15°
15°
15°
Sat 27th July
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
17° 16° 16° 17° 19° 19° 19° 18°
71% 48% 49% 0% 10% 74% 86% 31%
0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm
15°
15°
15°
15°
15°
15°
15°
15°
Sun 28th July
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
16° 15° 15° 16° 18° 18° 18° 17°
15% 10% 3% 2% 3% 4% 20% 16%
0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm
15°
15°
15°
15°
15°
15°
15°
15°
Mon 29th July
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
17° 16° 17° 18° 19° 20° 20° 18°
7% 1% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%
0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm
15°
15°
15°
15°
15°
15°
15°
15°
Tue 30th July
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
18° 18° 18° 20° 21° 21° 21° 19°
3% 7% 5% 10% 11% 15% 32% 48%
0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm
15°
15°
15°
15°
15°
15°
15°
15°
Wed 31st July
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
19° 19° 19° 19° 19° 19° 18° 18°
20% 31% 48% 98% 57% 100% 84% 56%
0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.2mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm 0.0mm
15°
15°
15°
15°
15°
15°
15°
15°
Thu 25th July
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
24
kmh
25
kmh
25
kmh
28
kmh
30
kmh
29
kmh
26
kmh
24
kmh
0.8m
0.9m
0.9m
1.0m
0.9m
1.1m
0.9m
0.8m
5.5s 5.5s 6.6s 6.5s 6.3s 6.3s 6.2s 6.2s
Fri 26th July
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
23
kmh
19
kmh
20
kmh
18
kmh
6
kmh
20
kmh
17
kmh
19
kmh
0.7m
0.8m
0.7m
0.5m
0.3m
0.4m
0.4m
0.7m
6.1s 3.6s 3.8s 3.8s 2.6s 3.9s 4.6s 4.7s
Sat 27th July
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
10
kmh
15
kmh
15
kmh
13
kmh
1
kmh
18
kmh
14
kmh
25
kmh
0.6m
0.7m
0.5m
0.4m
0.2m
0.5m
0.4m
0.5m
4.6s 4.2s 3.1s 3.0s 2.4s 2.3s 2.3s 3.5s
Sun 28th July
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
20
kmh
21
kmh
17
kmh
12
kmh
3
kmh
12
kmh
15
kmh
13
kmh
0.7m
0.6m
0.4m
0.4m
0.1m
0.4m
0.5m
0.4m
3.8s 3.6s 3.2s 3.1s 3.3s 3.7s 2.7s 2.7s
Mon 29th July
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
8
kmh
4
kmh
5
kmh
8
kmh
12
kmh
14
kmh
16
kmh
14
kmh
0.5m
0.4m
0.1m
0.2m
0.5m
0.5m
0.6m
0.6m
2.7s 2.7s 1.9s 1.9s 1.9s 1.9s 1.9s 1.9s
Tue 30th July
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
10
kmh
5
kmh
5
kmh
5
kmh
10
kmh
12
kmh
16
kmh
17
kmh
0.3m
0.2m
0.2m
0.2m
0.2m
0.2m
0.6m
0.7m
2.4s 2.4s 2.4s 2.4s 2.3s 2.3s 2.3s 2.3s
Wed 31st July
12 AM 3 AM 6 AM 9 AM 12 PM 3 PM 6 PM 9 PM
13
kmh
12
kmh
12
kmh
12
kmh
16
kmh
15
kmh
18
kmh
12
kmh
0.6m
0.7m
0.8m
0.8m
0.9m
1.0m
1.0m
1.3m
2.3s 2.3s 2.3s 2.3s 2.3s 2.3s 2.3s 2.3s
Thu 25th July
2:50 AM 9:50 AM 3:08 PM 10:14 PM
5.10 0.30 5.20 0.10
Fri 26th July
3:34 AM 10:32 AM 3:53 PM 10:57 PM
5.00 0.40 5.20 0.20
Sat 27th July
4:21 AM 11:15 AM 4:41 PM 11:42 PM
4.90 0.60 5.00 0.40
Sun 28th July
5:12 AM 12:02 PM 5:36 PM
4.70 0.80 4.80
Mon 29th July
12:33 AM 6:12 AM 12:56 PM 6:41 PM
0.70 4.40 1.10 4.50
Tue 30th July
1:31 AM 7:22 AM 1:59 PM 7:55 PM
0.90 4.10 1.30 4.20
Wed 31st July
2:38 AM 8:40 AM 3:11 PM 9:14 PM
1.10 4.00 1.30 4.20
Thu 25th July
18°
0.7mm
30kmh SSW
91%
Fri 26th July
20°
0.0mm
6kmh WSW
38%
Sat 27th July
19°
0.0mm
2kmh SE
46%
Sun 28th July
18°
0.0mm
4kmh NE
9%
Mon 29th July
20°
0.0mm
11kmh ESE
1%
Tue 30th July
21°
0.0mm
10kmh E
16%
Wed 31st July
19°
0.2mm
16kmh ENE
61%
Thu 1st August
21°
0.0mm
13kmh ESE
24%
Fri 2nd August
21°
0.3mm
13kmh WNW
68%
Sat 3rd August
20°
0.0mm
10kmh WNW
46%
Sun 4th August
20°
0.1mm
9kmh SSW
51%
Mon 5th August
20°
0.0mm
12kmh SSE
5%
Tue 6th August
22°
0.0mm
10kmh SSE
21%
Wed 7th August
23°
0.0mm
14kmh SSE
28%

In the next 14 days average maximum daily temperatures will be 20° which is warm and pleasant for sunbathing. The average water temperature will be 15° which is cold for swimming, a full wet suit is required to spend any length of time in the sea. There will be 4 days of very light rain with an average of 0.3mm rain on those days. Average cloud cover will be 36%.

If you are sailing, windsurfing, fishing, surfing etc. in Viking Bay don't forget to check the tide and wind and wave conditions

Taking a Holiday at Viking Bay, Broadstairs, Kent, England, United Kingdom

Taking a holiday at the charming Viking Bay in Broadstairs, Kent, England is an excellent choice for those looking to experience the beauty of the United Kingdom's coastline. Located on the southeastern coast of England, this picturesque bay offers visitors a lovely beach experience with a mix of history and modern amenities.

Beach Type

Viking Bay is known for its golden sand, which is soft and inviting for beachgoers. The beach is gently sloping and sheltered by chalk cliffs, creating an ideal setting for relaxation and play. While there aren't many rocks or reefs directly at Viking Bay, nearby Joss Bay and Stone Bay offer rockier coastlines that are perfect for snorkeling and exploring marine life.

Beach Activities

Viking Bay offers a variety of beach activities that cater to all ages and interests. Some popular activities include:

  1. Swimming: The calm waters of Viking Bay make it an ideal location for swimming, with lifeguards on duty during peak summer months.
  2. Sunbathing: The golden sand provides a comfortable place to lounge and soak up the sun.
  3. Beach games: The spacious shoreline allows plenty of room for games like beach volleyball, frisbee, or football.
  4. Paddleboarding: The calm waters are great for paddleboarding beginners or experts alike.
  5. Surfing: While Viking Bay isn't known as a surf hotspot, nearby Joss Bay is just a short drive away and offers more consistent waves.
  6. Coastal walks: With stunning cliffside views along the coastline, walking along the coastal paths is a must-do activity.

Accommodations

While there aren't any beach resorts directly on Viking Bay, there are several hotels within walking distance that cater to different budgets:

  1. Royal Albion Hotel - A historic hotel overlooking Viking Bay with comfortable rooms and an onsite restaurant.
  2. Yarrow Hotel - A boutique hotel offering modern amenities in a restored building with an onsite spa and restaurant.
  3. The Bay Tree - A charming bed and breakfast with sea views and a cozy atmosphere.

Areas to Stay In

The town of Broadstairs is the ideal place to stay when visiting Viking Bay, as it offers a range of accommodations, dining options, and local shops. Staying in the town center provides easy access to the beach, as well as nearby attractions such as Dickens House Museum and Bleak House. Alternatively, you can look for accommodations in the neighboring towns of Ramsgate or Margate for a wider variety of options.

Beach Amenities

Viking Bay offers a variety of amenities to ensure a comfortable day at the beach:

  1. Toilets and changing facilities
  2. Lifeguards during peak summer months
  3. Beach huts available for rent
  4. Deckchair hire
  5. Children's play area
  6. Nearby cafes and restaurants

Overall, Viking Bay in Broadstairs is an excellent destination for a beach holiday with its golden sands, calm waters, and charming town atmosphere. With plenty of activities available both on and off the beach, visitors will find themselves immersed in the beauty of this seaside gem in Kent, England.

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