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Annual water quality Pollution update
Swale
Leysdown 2015:
excellent water quality
excellent
2016:
good water quality
good
No pollution warnings today
Minster Leas 2015:
excellent water quality
excellent
2016:
excellent water quality
excellent
No pollution warnings today
Sheerness 2015:
excellent water quality
excellent
2016:
excellent water quality
excellent
Pollution forecasts are not issued at this site
Canterbury
Herne Bay 2015:
excellent water quality
excellent
2016:
excellent water quality
excellent
No pollution warnings today
Herne Bay Central 2015:
good water quality
good
2016:
good water quality
good
No pollution warnings today
Tankerton 2015:
excellent water quality
excellent
2016:
excellent water quality
excellent
No pollution warnings today
West Beach, Whitstable 2015:
excellent water quality
excellent
2016:
excellent water quality
excellent
Pollution forecasts are not issued at this site
Thanet
Botany Bay, Broadstairs 2015:
excellent water quality
excellent
2016:
excellent water quality
excellent
Pollution forecasts are not issued at this site
Broadstairs, Stone Bay 2015:
excellent water quality
excellent
2016:
excellent water quality
excellent
Pollution forecasts are not issued at this site
Broadstairs, Viking Bay 2015:
sufficient water quality
sufficient
2016:
sufficient water quality
sufficient
Pollution forecasts are not issued at this site
Joss Bay, Broadstairs 2015:
excellent water quality
excellent
2016:
excellent water quality
excellent
Pollution forecasts are not issued at this site
Margate Fulsam Rock 2015:
good water quality
good
2016:
good water quality
good
Pollution forecasts are not issued at this site
Margate The Bay 2015:
good water quality
good
2016:
good water quality
good
Pollution forecasts are not issued at this site
Minnis Bay, Birchington 2015:
excellent water quality
excellent
2016:
excellent water quality
excellent
Pollution forecasts are not issued at this site
Ramsgate Sands 2015:
excellent water quality
excellent
2016:
good water quality
good
Pollution forecasts are not issued at this site
Ramsgate Western Undercliffe 2015:
excellent water quality
excellent
2016:
excellent water quality
excellent
Pollution forecasts are not issued at this site
St Mildred's Bay, Westgate 2015:
excellent water quality
excellent
2016:
excellent water quality
excellent
Pollution forecasts are not issued at this site
Walpole Bay, Margate 2015:
poor water quality
poor
2016:
poor water quality
poor
Advice against bathing image Bathing is not advised
West Bay, Westgate 2015:
excellent water quality
excellent
2016:
excellent water quality
excellent
Pollution forecasts are not issued at this site
Westbrook Bay, Margate 2015:
good water quality
good
2016:
good water quality
good
Pollution forecasts are not issued at this site
Dover
Deal Castle 2015:
excellent water quality
excellent
2016:
excellent water quality
excellent
Pollution forecasts are not issued at this site
Sandwich Bay 2015:
excellent water quality
excellent
2016:
excellent water quality
excellent
Pollution forecasts are not issued at this site
St Margaret`s Bay 2015:
excellent water quality
excellent
2016:
excellent water quality
excellent
Pollution forecasts are not issued at this site
Shepway
Dymchurch 2015:
good water quality
good
2016:
good water quality
good
Pollution forecasts are not issued at this site
Folkestone 2015:
excellent water quality
excellent
2016:
excellent water quality
excellent
No pollution warnings today
Hythe 2015:
excellent water quality
excellent
2016:
excellent water quality
excellent
Pollution forecasts are not issued at this site
Littlestone 2015:
sufficient water quality
sufficient
2016:
sufficient water quality
sufficient
Pollution forecasts are not issued at this site
Sandgate 2015:
excellent water quality
excellent
2016:
excellent water quality
excellent
Pollution forecasts are not issued at this site
St Mary's Bay (Kent) 2015:
good water quality
good
2016:
good water quality
good
No pollution warnings today

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Bathing is not advised
3 stars
Annual classification: excellent water quality
2 stars
Annual classification: good water quality
1 star
Annual classification: sufficient water quality
Poor water quality 20x16
Annual classification: poor water quality
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Indicates the class that would have been given if the new bathing water standards had been in force.