Beach Swimming Status

The 2018 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 2018 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 1.0 inch rainfall at Greenwich Point.

Beach Swimming Information

As of September 17, 2018
Status Reason for Closure
Expected Re-Opening
Greenwich Point
At your own risk
End of Season
 May 2019
Byram Beach At your own risk
End of Season   
 May 2019
Island Beach At your own risk
End of Season
June 2019
Great Captain's Island At your own risk
End of Season
June 2019