"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Cresswell Beach

Duridge Bay South Beach is a remote bathing water on the north east coast of Northumberland. The designated bathing water is one kilometre long at the southern end of the nine kilometre long bay. The dune backed, gently sloping sandy beach can result in a long distance to the sea at low tide

Beach type: Sand

Nearest town: Ashington

Local authority: Northumberland County Council

OS Grid Reference: NZ291939

Awards

Marine Conservation Society Recommended

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Things to see and do near Cresswell Beach

  • Karva Furniture (3m)
  • Woodhorn Museum and Gardens (4m)
  • The Sanctuary Wildlife Centre (4m)
  • Queen Elizabeth II Jubilee Country Park (4m)
  • Druridge Bay Country Park (4m)
  • Newbiggin Maritime Centre (4m)
  • Banana Beach Indoor Adventure Play (5m)

Tourist Information

Amble
Tourist Information Centre
Queen Street Car Park
Northumberland
England
NE65 0DQ

Phone 01665 712313
Email amble.tic@northumberland.gov.uk
http://www.ambletouristinformation.co.uk/

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Weather and Tides

Forecast for Tuesday 23 May

06:00


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 10°C
(feels like 9°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 4mph.
W
Pressure 1016
Humidity 80%
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Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 15°C
(feels like 13°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 5mph.
W
Pressure 1017
Humidity 58%
UV Index
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 4%
Max temp. 17°C
(feels like 15°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 5mph.
W
Pressure 1018
Humidity 52%
UV Index
Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 4%
Max temp. 17°C
(feels like 15°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 5mph.
NW
Pressure 1019
Humidity 55%
UV Index
Air Quality

18:00


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 16°C
(feels like 14°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 5mph.
WSW
Pressure 1020
Humidity 63%
UV Index
Air Quality

21:00


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 14°C
(feels like 13°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 4mph.
WSW
Pressure 1022
Humidity 73%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
High Tide
01:51 BST
(00:51 GMT)
Low Tide
07:57 BST
(06:57 GMT)
High Tide
13:59 BST
(12:59 GMT)
Low Tide
20:23 BST
(19:23 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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Tell us what you think about Cresswell Beach

Druridge bay is long wide bay stretching from Cresswell in the south to Amble in the north. A shallow beach which is wide at low tide and is backed by extensive dunes. The headland infront of Cresswell has some rocks particularly at low-tide.

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