Beach Swimming Status

The 2019 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 2019 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 August 21, 2019
Status Reason for Closure
Expected Re-Opening
Greenwich Point

Byram Beach Open    
Island Beach Open

Great Captain's Island Closed
Elevated bacteria levels