"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 Thursday 14 December

06:00


Chance of rain 1%
Max temp. 1°C
(feels like -5°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 8mph.
WSW
Pressure 982
Humidity 88%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 4%
Max temp. 1°C
(feels like -4°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 7mph.
WSW
Pressure 982
Humidity 88%
UV Index
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 2%
Max temp. 3°C
(feels like -1°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 5mph.
WSW
Pressure 982
Humidity 85%
UV Index
Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 4%
Max temp. 2°C
(feels like -1°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 4mph.
WSW
Pressure 982
Humidity 91%
UV Index
Air Quality

18:00


Chance of rain 7%
Max temp. 1°C
(feels like -3°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 5mph.
W
Pressure 984
Humidity 92%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality

21:00


Chance of rain 5%
Max temp. 1°C
(feels like -3°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 5mph.
WNW
Pressure 986
Humidity 92%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
Low Tide
05:53 GMT
High Tide
12:12 GMT
Low Tide
18:17 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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