Sunset Beach

Cape Charles, Virginia
Managed by The Swim Guide

This sandy beach overlooks Chesapeake Bay on one of the largest private beaches on the Eastern Shore. Bicycle and kayak rentals are available at Sunset Beach Inn and Grille

WATER QUALITY
  • No data available
  • Current Status
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CURRENT WEATHER
3°C
Clear
MONITORING FREQUENCY

Sunset Beach is not sampled

SOURCE INFORMATION

The Virginia Department of Health monitors water quality at beaches in this region from May to September. Water samples are collected weekly. Results are posted on the DOH website. Swim Guide checks for the latest information daily, Monday - Friday during the monitoring season.

A beach is marked Green when the level of enterococci bacteria in the water is less than 104 units per 100 mL of water.

A beach is marked Red when the level of enterococci bacteria in the water is higher than 104 units per 100 mL of water.

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

WATER QUALITY GRAPH

Sunset Beach

Cape Charles, Virginia
Managed by The Swim Guide

WATER QUALITY
  • No data available
  • Current Status
For water quality icon legend, click:   
CURRENT WEATHER
3°C
Clear

This sandy beach overlooks Chesapeake Bay on one of the largest private beaches on the Eastern Shore. Bicycle and kayak rentals are available at Sunset Beach Inn and Grille

MONITORING FREQUENCY

Sunset Beach is not sampled

SOURCE INFORMATION

The Virginia Department of Health monitors water quality at beaches in this region from May to September. Water samples are collected weekly. Results are posted on the DOH website. Swim Guide checks for the latest information daily, Monday - Friday during the monitoring season.

A beach is marked Green when the level of enterococci bacteria in the water is less than 104 units per 100 mL of water.

A beach is marked Red when the level of enterococci bacteria in the water is higher than 104 units per 100 mL of water.

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

WATER QUALITY GRAPH



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