"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Blackpool - Central Beach

Blackpool is a resort town on the north west coast in Lancashire. Blackpool Central bathing water is sandy and flat in profile. It is located in the middle of Blackpool’s Central and South Piers. The beach is backed by a high sea wall with a promenade behind this.

Beach type: Sand

Nearest town: Blackpool

Local authority: Blackpool Borough Council

OS Grid Reference: SD304345

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Things to see and do near Blackpool - Central Beach

  • Meet the Trickster at the Blackpool Tower Dungeon (0m)
  • Wyreside Ecology Centre (1m)
  • Dinosaur World Blackpool (1m)
  • Adrenalin Zone (1m)
  • Karting 2000 Raceway (1m)
  • Sandcastle Tropical Waterworld (1m)
  • Madame Tussauds Blackpool (1m)
  • Blackpool Sea Life Centre (1m)
  • Blackpool Ice Arena (1m)
  • Blackpool Pleasure Beach (1m)
  • Jungle Jims (1m)
  • The Blackpool Tower (1m)
  • MFA Bowl Blackpool (1m)
  • Laser Quest Blackpool (1m)
  • The Grundy Art Gallery (1m)
  • Blackpool Model Village (1m)
  • Stanley Park (1m)
  • Planet Kaos (2m)
  • Blackpool Model Village and Gardens (2m)
  • Wacky Warehouse - Air Balloon (2m)
  • Blackpool Zoo (2m)
  • Aardvark Adventure Playbarn (2m)
  • Blackpool Laser Tag (2m)
  • Ramp City (3m)
  • Four Seasons Fisheries (3m)
  • Funtastic Play (3m)
  • Wacky Warehouse - Outside Inn (3m)
  • ILPH Penny Farm (4m)
  • Harrys (4m)
  • MiniLinks Lytham St Annes (4m)

Tourist Information

Blackpool
Tourist Information Centre
1 Clifton Street
Lancashire
England
FY1 1LY

Phone 01253 478222
Email tic@blackpool.gov.uk
http://www.visitblackpool.com

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Weather and Tides

Forecast for Tuesday 23 May

06:00


Chance of rain 4%
Max temp. 13°C
(feels like 10°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 4mph.
W
Pressure 1018
Humidity 85%
UV Index
Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 14°C
(feels like 12°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 4mph.
W
Pressure 1020
Humidity 75%
UV Index
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 15°C
(feels like 13°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 4mph.
W
Pressure 1021
Humidity 68%
UV Index
Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 15°C
(feels like 13°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 5mph.
W
Pressure 1022
Humidity 71%
UV Index
Air Quality

18:00


Chance of rain 1%
Max temp. 15°C
(feels like 14°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 4mph.
W
Pressure 1022
Humidity 73%
UV Index
Air Quality

21:00


Chance of rain 4%
Max temp. 14°C
(feels like 14°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 3mph.
SSW
Pressure 1024
Humidity 79%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
Low Tide
03:58 BST
(02:58 GMT)
High Tide
09:36 BST
(08:36 GMT)
Low Tide
16:26 BST
(15:26 GMT)
High Tide
22:07 BST
(21:07 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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Blackpool is possibly the most established seaside resort in the UK. It's brighlty lit promenade and three large piers boast funfairs, amusements and entertainments. There is a sandy beach and the town retains a bustling lively atmosphere.

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