"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Askam-in-Furness Beach

A long sandy beach on the edge of Duddong sands. Askam-in-Furness has a large pier built from slag from the old iron works.

Beach type: Sand

Nearest town: Barrow in Furness

Local authority: Cumbria County Council

OS Grid Reference: SD209781

Awards

Blue Flag Beach

Marine Conservation Society Recommended

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Things to see and do near Askam-in-Furness Beach

  • South Lakes Wild Animal Park (2m)
  • Dalton Leisure Centre (3m)
  • Furness Abbey (4m)
  • Laurel and Hardy Museum (5m)
  • Lanternhouse (5m)
  • Ford Park (5m)
  • Sir John Barrow Cottage (5m)

Tourist Information

Millom
Tourist Information Centre
Station Building
Station Road
Cumbria
England
LA18 5AA

Phone 01229 774 819
Email millomtic@copelandbc.gov.uk

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Weather and Tides

Forecast for Friday 18 August

06:00


Chance of rain 15%
Max temp. 14°C
(feels like 11°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 8mph.
W
Pressure 1004
Humidity 82%
UV Index
Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 61%
Max temp. 14°C
(feels like 10°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 8mph.
WSW
Pressure 1006
Humidity 76%
UV Index
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 36%
Max temp. 15°C
(feels like 11°C)
Wind 6mph, gusting to 9mph.
WSW
Pressure 1005
Humidity 74%
UV Index
Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 28%
Max temp. 15°C
(feels like 11°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 9mph.
WSW
Pressure 1005
Humidity 73%
UV Index
Air Quality

18:00


Chance of rain 28%
Max temp. 14°C
(feels like 11°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 7mph.
WSW
Pressure 1005
Humidity 74%
UV Index
Air Quality

21:00


Chance of rain 8%
Max temp. 14°C
(feels like 12°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 6mph.
W
Pressure 1006
Humidity 83%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
Low Tide
02:56 BST
(01:56 GMT)
High Tide
08:44 BST
(07:44 GMT)
Low Tide
15:30 BST
(14:30 GMT)
High Tide
21:21 BST
(20:21 GMT)

Important! Tide times are for the nearest measurement point and may not be accurate for this location. You should not rely on these times for anything other than a broad indication of when the tide will be at its highest or lowest.

In particular, these tide times are not suitable for navigational use. Accurate tide forecasts require complex calculations and detailed local information. If you intend to engage in any activity for which tidal information is important for safety reasons (including sailing, powerboating, diving, and surfing) then you should obtain professional data.

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A long sandy beach on the edge of Duddong sands. Askam-in-Furness has a large pier built from slag from the old iron works.

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