Ontario Beach Park - East

Rochester, New York

Ontario Beach Park is often referred to as Charlotte Beach. It offers 39 acres of waterfront recreation and is steeped in history. Tens of thousands of visitors come to this popular beach each summer to enjoy the sandy beach. The Beach is right beside the Rochester pier and was once known as the Coney Island of western New York.

WATER QUALITY
  • Passed water quality tests 60-95% of the time
  • Historical Status
  • This status is based on the latest sample, taken on September 3rd, 2018. Lake Ontario Waterkeeper updates the status of this beach as soon as test results become available. These results were posted to Swim Guide on at
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CURRENT WEATHER
-1°C
A few clouds
MONITORING FREQUENCY

Ontario Beach Park - East is sampled weekly from June 15th to September 15th

SOURCE INFORMATION

Recreational public beaches in upstate New York are tested at least once every week typically from mid-June to September. Freshwater beaches in New York are posted when a single sample exceeds 235 E. coli / 100 ml or when the geometric mean of samples collected over a 30-day period exceeds 126 E. coli / 100 ml.

Chapter I of the State Sanitary Code Subpart 6-2 includes more criteria for freshwater quality, but most monitoring agencies rely on the E. coli standard.

WATER QUALITY GRAPH

Ontario Beach Park - East

Rochester, New York

WATER QUALITY
  • Passed water quality tests 60-95% of the time
  • Historical Status
  • This status is based on the latest sample, taken on September 3rd, 2018. Lake Ontario Waterkeeper updates the status of this beach as soon as test results become available. These results were posted to Swim Guide on at
For water quality icon legend, click:   
CURRENT WEATHER
-1°C
A few clouds

Ontario Beach Park is often referred to as Charlotte Beach. It offers 39 acres of waterfront recreation and is steeped in history. Tens of thousands of visitors come to this popular beach each summer to enjoy the sandy beach. The Beach is right beside the Rochester pier and was once known as the Coney Island of western New York.

MONITORING FREQUENCY

Ontario Beach Park - East is sampled weekly from June 15th to September 15th

SOURCE INFORMATION

Recreational public beaches in upstate New York are tested at least once every week typically from mid-June to September. Freshwater beaches in New York are posted when a single sample exceeds 235 E. coli / 100 ml or when the geometric mean of samples collected over a 30-day period exceeds 126 E. coli / 100 ml.

Chapter I of the State Sanitary Code Subpart 6-2 includes more criteria for freshwater quality, but most monitoring agencies rely on the E. coli standard.

WATER QUALITY GRAPH



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