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

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Chesil Cove tide times

  • Sun 22nd May

    Low 4:44am (1.46m)
    High 10:29am (4.56m)
    Low 5:11pm (1.73m)
    High 11:02pm (4.76m)
  • Mon 23rd May

    Low 5:56am (1.63m)
    High 11:46am (4.41m)
    Low 6:27pm (1.84m)
  • Tue 24th May

    High 12:18am (4.68m)
    Low 7:13am (1.64m)
    High 1:03pm (4.43m)
    Low 7:43pm (1.77m)
  • Wed 25th May

    High 1:30am (4.74m)
    Low 8:22am (1.52m)
    High 2:10pm (4.57m)
    Low 8:48pm (1.60m)

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