Atlantique Beach-Ocean

Bay Shore, New York
Managed by The Swim Guide

With wide, sandy shores, hot showers, lifeguard-protected beaches, freshwater hookup and more than 150 marina slips, Atlantique Beach is the perfect choice for weekend boaters and day trippers. Run by the town of Islip, It is an 875 foot wide strip located between the Fire Island community of Atlantique and Lonelyville. This family atmosphere beach has a snack bar, pump out station, handball and basketball courts, restrooms, playgrounds, and barbeque areas. The snack bar features a dining area, beer on tap, and a variety of music. It is accessible by a 20 minute ferry ride from Bay Shore or by private boat. Open year-round and no pets allowed. This is a Tier III beach.

WATER QUALITY
  • No data available
  • Current Status
  • This status is based on the latest sample, taken on . The Swim Guide 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
3°C
Clear and sunny
MONITORING FREQUENCY

is sampled monthly from 15 June to 1 September

SOURCE INFORMATION

Swimming advisories are available via Suffolk County Health Services hotline at : 631-852-5822

Suffolk County Health Services tests the water quality at Tier III beaches from a June 15th until Labor Day. Tier III beaches are tested once a month. Swim Guide checks the Suffolk County beach monitoring site daily for updates. Tier III beaches may eventually be eliminated from the beach monitoring program depending on historical water quality sampling results. Water is re-sampled after a result exceeds standards or after a pollution event, such as a sewage spill.

A marine beach is marked Green when there are equal to or less than 104 units of Enterococci per 100 ml of water and when the geometric mean of 5 samples contain 35 units / 100ml of water or less.

A freshwater beach is marked Green when single sample results are 235 units of E.coli per 100 ml of water or less and when the geometric mean of 5 samples contain less than 126 units / 100ml of water or less.

A marine beach is marked Red when a single sample exceeds 104 units of Enterococci per 100 ml of water or when the geometric mean of 5 samples contain more than 35 units / 100ml of water.

A freshwater beach is marked Red when a single sample exceeds 235 units of E.coli per 100 ml of water or when the geometric mean of 5 samples contain more than 126 units / 100ml of water .

A beach is marked Grey when there is no current or reliable monitoring information available.

WATER QUALITY GRAPH

Atlantique Beach-Ocean

Bay Shore, New York
Managed by The Swim Guide

WATER QUALITY
  • No data available
  • Current Status
  • This status is based on the latest sample, taken on . The Swim Guide 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
3°C
Clear and sunny

With wide, sandy shores, hot showers, lifeguard-protected beaches, freshwater hookup and more than 150 marina slips, Atlantique Beach is the perfect choice for weekend boaters and day trippers. Run by the town of Islip, It is an 875 foot wide strip located between the Fire Island community of Atlantique and Lonelyville. This family atmosphere beach has a snack bar, pump out station, handball and basketball courts, restrooms, playgrounds, and barbeque areas. The snack bar features a dining area, beer on tap, and a variety of music. It is accessible by a 20 minute ferry ride from Bay Shore or by private boat. Open year-round and no pets allowed. This is a Tier III beach.

MONITORING FREQUENCY

is sampled monthly from 15 June to 1 September

SOURCE INFORMATION

Swimming advisories are available via Suffolk County Health Services hotline at : 631-852-5822

Suffolk County Health Services tests the water quality at Tier III beaches from a June 15th until Labor Day. Tier III beaches are tested once a month. Swim Guide checks the Suffolk County beach monitoring site daily for updates. Tier III beaches may eventually be eliminated from the beach monitoring program depending on historical water quality sampling results. Water is re-sampled after a result exceeds standards or after a pollution event, such as a sewage spill.

A marine beach is marked Green when there are equal to or less than 104 units of Enterococci per 100 ml of water and when the geometric mean of 5 samples contain 35 units / 100ml of water or less.

A freshwater beach is marked Green when single sample results are 235 units of E.coli per 100 ml of water or less and when the geometric mean of 5 samples contain less than 126 units / 100ml of water or less.

A marine beach is marked Red when a single sample exceeds 104 units of Enterococci per 100 ml of water or when the geometric mean of 5 samples contain more than 35 units / 100ml of water.

A freshwater beach is marked Red when a single sample exceeds 235 units of E.coli per 100 ml of water or when the geometric mean of 5 samples contain more than 126 units / 100ml of water .

A beach is marked Grey when there is no current or reliable monitoring information available.

WATER QUALITY GRAPH



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