Beach Report

Beach and swimming conditions

Conditions for Sunday, December 16th, 2018

Blue flag.no dataWoodbine Beach (no data)
Last sample date: 2018-09-03
Last E-coli count: 19

Beach conditions status flag.no dataKew-Balmy Beach (no data)
Last sample date: 2018-09-03
Last E-coli count: 17

Woodbine Beach Map

Current Conditions

Cloudy
Temperature Air Temp: 3°C
Humidity Humidity: 88%
E. coli: no data no data
Last tested: 2018-09-03
E. coli count: 19/100ml

Reporting closed for season: E. coli testing is carried out daily between the first week of June and first week of September by Toronto Public Health.
Reporting will begin in 166 days.

E. coli history

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Any reading above 100 is unsafe

Kew-Balmy Beach Map

Current Conditions

Cloudy
Temperature Air Temp: 3°C
Humidity Humidity: 88%
E. coli: no data no data
Last tested: 2018-09-03
E. coli count: 17/100ml

E. coli history

Select year
Any reading above 100 is unsafe

Lifeguards

Lifeguards are on duty from 11:30 a.m. to 6:30 p.m., from mid-May until Labour Day. The duties of the beach lifeguards include supervision of beaches, providing rescue capabilities and first aid, as well as staffing the main look-out tower and crewing the rescue boats.

The Leuty Lifeguard crew consists of three Headguards and thirty lifeguards. Lifeguards use twelve rowboats, five paddleboards, a kayak, and a seventy-five horsepower Boston Whaler to cover the two beaches along 3 km of shoreline.

The Lifeguard Service uses the following flags to indicate beach conditions;

Lifeguard service flags legend

Beach Volleyball

Ashbridges Bay Beach Volleyball (ABBV) offers adult beach volleyball leagues and youth beach volleyball programs on the shores of Lake Ontario at Ashbridges Bay Park and Woodbine Beach Park.

Beach volleyball at Ashbridges Bay

Ashbridges Bay Beach Volleyball is sanctioned and delivered by the Ontario Volleyball Association (OVA), which has been running adult and youth leagues at Woodbine Beach for almost 20 years.