"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Blackpool - South Beach

Blackpool is a resort town on the north west coast in Lancashire. Blackpool South bathing water is sandy and very flat with some small grooves caused by the waves. There is a promenade running alongside the beach. Blackpool South Pier to the north of the bathing water. The Blackpool Pleasure Beach attraction is located behind the beach.

Beach type: Sand

Nearest town: Blackpool

Local authority: Blackpool Borough Council

OS Grid Reference: SD303331

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Things to see and do near Blackpool - South Beach

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

Tourist Information

Tourist Information Centre
1 Clifton Street

Phone 01253 478222
Email tic@blackpool.gov.uk

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Weather and Tides

Forecast for Thursday 21 June


Chance of rain 2%
Max temp. 12°C
(feels like 8°C)
Wind 7mph, gusting to 9mph.
Pressure 1024
Humidity 73%
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Air Quality


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 13°C
(feels like 9°C)
Wind 6mph, gusting to 9mph.
Pressure 1026
Humidity 61%
UV Index
Air Quality


Chance of rain 1%
Max temp. 14°C
(feels like 10°C)
Wind 6mph, gusting to 8mph.
Pressure 1027
Humidity 56%
UV Index
Air Quality


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 14°C
(feels like 10°C)
Wind 6mph, gusting to 9mph.
Pressure 1028
Humidity 58%
UV Index
Air Quality


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 14°C
(feels like 9°C)
Wind 7mph, gusting to 10mph.
Pressure 1029
Humidity 63%
UV Index
Air Quality


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 13°C
(feels like 9°C)
Wind 6mph, gusting to 8mph.
Pressure 1030
Humidity 72%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
High Tide
05:58 BST
(04:58 GMT)
Low Tide
12:47 BST
(11:47 GMT)
High Tide
18:37 BST
(17:37 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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