Chesil Cove

Chesil Cove
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Chesil Cove, at the most southerly, Portland, extreme of the 17 mile long Chesil Beach, is a pebble beach that protects the low-lying village of Chiswell from flooding.

Chesil Cove is a haven for scuba divers due to the numerous shipwrecks that have occurred in the treacherous waters off Chesil Beach. The cove has long been the home of fishermen, formerly from the village of Chiswell and now recreational sea anglers.

Type of Beach

Pebble

Facilities

There are Pubs and cafes nearby.

Directions

Follow signs thrugh Weymouth to Portland then fortuneswell. Chesil cove is in Chiswell. shortly after the narrow strip of land that separates Weymouth and Portland

Nearest Town

Portland

Other beaches near Chesil Cove

Chesil Cove tide times

  • Sun 17th February

    High 02:29am (4.92m)
    Low 09:11am (1.28m)
    High 02:59pm (5.01m)
    Low 09:36pm (1.14m)
  • Mon 18th February

    High 03:24am (5.31m)
    Low 10:10am (0.87m)
    High 03:51pm (5.34m)
    Low 10:31pm (0.79m)
  • Tue 19th February

    High 04:13am (5.65m)
    Low 11:02am (0.53m)
    High 04:38pm (5.60m)
    Low 11:22pm (0.52m)
  • Wed 20th February

    High 04:59am (5.89m)
    Low 11:52am (0.31m)
    High 05:23pm (5.74m)

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