Beach Swimming Status

The 2021 Beach Water Testing Program runs from Memorial Day weekend through Labor Day for the Land Beaches and through mid September for Island Beach and Great Captain’s Island.  See the 2021 Rain Closure Policy to review when the various beaches close due to rainfall.


This webpage is updated by 9:00 AM each day if the status changes


Please Note: After the regular beach season it is not advisable to swim for one day after a 0.5 inch rainfall at Byram Beach and after a 1.5 inch rainfall at Greenwich Point.

Beach Swimming Information

As of September 13, 2021
Status Reason for Closure
Expected Re-Opening
Greenwich Point
End of Season
No longer testing
May 2022
Byram Beach End of Season No longer testing
May 2022
Island Beach End of Season
No longer testing
June 2022
Great Captain's Island End of Season
No longer testing
June 2022