"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Horden Beach

A lot of coal spoil was dumped on Horden beach which is in the process of dispersing. This is a long beach backed by an extensive National Trust Area and bordered at it's south end by the picturesque Denesmouth.

Beach type: Sand/Shingle

Nearest town: Peterlee

Local authority: Durham County Council

OS Grid Reference: NZ448424

Awards

Marine Conservation Society Recommended

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Things to see and do near Horden Beach

  • Horden Welfare Park (1m)
  • Seaton Holme (2m)
  • Peterlee Parachute Centre (3m)
  • Tweddle Childrens Animal Farm (3m)
  • St Mary the Virgin Church (5m)
  • Funshack (6m)
  • Wacky Warehouse Merry Go Round (6m)
  • Ryhope Engines Museum (7m)
  • Karting North East (7m)
  • Mill House Leisure Centre (7m)

Tourist Information

Peterlee
Tourist Information Centre
4 Upper Yoden Way
County Durham
England
SR8 1AX

Phone 03000 262626
Email touristinfo@peterlee.gov.uk

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Weather and Tides

Forecast for Monday 29 May

06:00


Chance of rain 11%
Max temp. 10°C
(feels like 8°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 4mph.
NE
Pressure 1016
Humidity 99%
UV Index
Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 17%
Max temp. 10°C
(feels like 8°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 4mph.
ENE
Pressure 1016
Humidity 95%
UV Index
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 21%
Max temp. 11°C
(feels like 9°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 4mph.
E
Pressure 1015
Humidity 95%
UV Index
Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 51%
Max temp. 11°C
(feels like 9°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 4mph.
ESE
Pressure 1013
Humidity 94%
UV Index
Air Quality

18:00


Chance of rain 49%
Max temp. 11°C
(feels like 10°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 4mph.
ESE
Pressure 1012
Humidity 95%
UV Index
Air Quality

21:00


Chance of rain 47%
Max temp. 11°C
(feels like 10°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 3mph.
SE
Pressure 1012
Humidity 96%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
High Tide
06:37 BST
(05:37 GMT)
Low Tide
13:05 BST
(12:05 GMT)
High Tide
19:10 BST
(18:10 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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