"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Craster Beach

A beautiful Northumbrian village with a small harbour, some rocky coastline and a shingle foreshore.

Beach type: Harbour/Shingle/Sand

Nearest town: Alnwick

Local authority: Northumberland County Council

OS Grid Reference: NU261199

Awards

Marine Conservation Society Recommended

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Things to see and do near Craster Beach

  • Howick Hall Gardens (2m)
  • Preston Tower (6m)
  • Preston Tower (6m)
  • Alnwick Garden (6m)
  • The Alnwick Garden (6m)
  • Alnwick Castle (6m)
  • Hulne Park (6m)
  • Bailiffgate Museum (6m)
  • Bailiffgate Museum (6m)
  • Bondgate Gallery (6m)

Tourist Information

Craster
Tourist Information Centre
Car Park
Alnwick
Northumberland
England
NE66 3TW

Phone 01665 576007
Email crastertic@alnwick.gov.uk

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Weather and Tides

Forecast for Wednesday 28 June

06:00


Chance of rain 12%
Max temp. 12°C
(feels like 10°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 7mph.
E
Pressure 1006
Humidity 89%
UV Index
Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 6%
Max temp. 13°C
(feels like 10°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 6mph.
ENE
Pressure 1006
Humidity 74%
UV Index
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 13%
Max temp. 13°C
(feels like 9°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 7mph.
NE
Pressure 1005
Humidity 71%
UV Index
Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 17%
Max temp. 12°C
(feels like 9°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 8mph.
NNE
Pressure 1004
Humidity 74%
UV Index
Air Quality

18:00


Chance of rain 57%
Max temp. 12°C
(feels like 8°C)
Wind 6mph, gusting to 9mph.
NNE
Pressure 1002
Humidity 81%
UV Index
Air Quality

21:00


Chance of rain 92%
Max temp. 11°C
(feels like 8°C)
Wind 6mph, gusting to 9mph.
NNE
Pressure 1001
Humidity 93%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
High Tide
06:24 BST
(05:24 GMT)
Low Tide
12:48 BST
(11:48 GMT)
High Tide
19:07 BST
(18:07 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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