"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Hunstanton - South Beach

Hunstanton is the only coastal town in East Anglia to face west. The main beach varies from practically non-existent to extensive, depending on the state of the tide, and can be crowded in summer. The beach is backed by a lengthy promenade with cafes, fairground rides and amusements.

Beach type: Sand

Nearest town: Hunstanton

Local authority: Norfolk County Council

OS Grid Reference: TF667394

Awards

Green Coast Beach

Marine Conservation Society Recommended

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Things to see and do near Hunstanton - South Beach

  • Captain Willies Activity Centre (0m)
  • Hunstanton Sea Life Sanctuary (1m)
  • BlackBeards Adventure Golf (1m)
  • Swimming at Oasis Leisure (1m)
  • Ice Skating at Oasis Leisure (1m)
  • The Fun Castle at Oasis Leisure (1m)
  • Rainbow Park (1m)
  • Paint Me Ceramics (1m)
  • Farmer Freds Adventure Play Barn (2m)
  • Norfolk Lavender Limited (2m)
  • Norfolk Lavender (2m)
  • Mount Pleasant Equestrian Centre (2m)
  • Le Strange Old Barns; Antiques, Arts and Craft Centre (2m)
  • Holme Bird Observatory Reserve (3m)
  • RSPB Snettisham Nature Reserve (3m)
  • Deer Safari at Snettisham Park (4m)

Tourist Information

Hunstanton
Tourist Information Centre
Town Hall
The Green
Norfolk
England
PE36 6BQ

Phone 01485 532 610
Email hunstanton.tic@west-norfolk.gov.uk

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Weather and Tides

Forecast for Wednesday 23 August

06:00


Chance of rain 3%
Max temp. 17°C
(feels like 15°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 6mph.
SE
Pressure 1013
Humidity 86%
UV Index
Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 26%
Max temp. 21°C
(feels like 19°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 6mph.
SE
Pressure 1012
Humidity 74%
UV Index
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 6%
Max temp. 23°C
(feels like 22°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 5mph.
S
Pressure 1011
Humidity 65%
UV Index
Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 7%
Max temp. 20°C
(feels like 18°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 6mph.
W
Pressure 1011
Humidity 79%
UV Index
Air Quality

18:00


Chance of rain 5%
Max temp. 19°C
(feels like 17°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 5mph.
W
Pressure 1011
Humidity 77%
UV Index
Air Quality

21:00


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 18°C
(feels like 16°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 5mph.
W
Pressure 1013
Humidity 76%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
Low Tide
02:51 BST
(01:51 GMT)
High Tide
08:02 BST
(07:02 GMT)
Low Tide
15:23 BST
(14:23 GMT)
High Tide
20:40 BST
(19:40 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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The only coastal town in East Anglia to face west. Hunstanton is known for its famous red and white striped cliffs. The tide retreats to expose a large sandy beach, which can become crowded in the summer

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