"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Newbiggin - South Beach

Newbiggin South Beach is a gently sloping resort beach at the southern end of Newbiggin Bay. It is approx 750 metres in length and is backed by a promenade which runs around the whole length of the bay.

Beach type: Sand/Rock

Nearest town: Ashington

Local authority: Northumberland County Council

OS Grid Reference: NZ312872

Awards

Marine Conservation Society Recommended

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Things to see and do near Newbiggin - South Beach

  • Newbiggin Maritime Centre (0m)
  • Banana Beach Indoor Adventure Play (2m)
  • Woodhorn Museum and Gardens (2m)
  • Queen Elizabeth II Jubilee Country Park (2m)
  • Earth Balance (3m)
  • Bounce Indoor Play Centre (3m)
  • Wansbeck Riverside Park (3m)
  • Space to Play Bedlington (4m)
  • Ridley Park (4m)
  • Bedlington Country Park (5m)

Tourist Information

Morpeth
Tourist Information Centre
The Chantry
Bridge Street
Northumberland
England
NE61 1PD

Phone 01670 535 200
Email morpeth.tic@northumberland.gov.uk

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Weather and Tides

Forecast for Friday 20 October

06:00


Chance of rain 10%
Max temp. 13°C
(feels like 12°C)
Wind 1mph, gusting to 3mph.
SSE
Pressure 996
Humidity 98%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 12%
Max temp. 13°C
(feels like 13°C)
Wind 1mph, gusting to 2mph.
NW
Pressure 999
Humidity 95%
UV Index
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 8%
Max temp. 14°C
(feels like 14°C)
Wind 1mph, gusting to 2mph.
NNW
Pressure 1000
Humidity 89%
UV Index
Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 33%
Max temp. 13°C
(feels like 13°C)
Wind 1mph, gusting to 2mph.
ENE
Pressure 1001
Humidity 93%
UV Index
Air Quality

18:00


Chance of rain 10%
Max temp. 13°C
(feels like 12°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 3mph.
SSE
Pressure 1002
Humidity 92%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality

21:00


Chance of rain 7%
Max temp. 12°C
(feels like 11°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 4mph.
S
Pressure 1001
Humidity 87%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
High Tide
04:15 BST
(03:15 GMT)
Low Tide
10:44 BST
(09:44 GMT)
High Tide
16:40 BST
(15:40 GMT)
Low Tide
22:55 BST
(21:55 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 Newbiggin - South Beach

A sandy bay that has been seriously erroded in the past. A new sea defence system has recently been built, along with a promenade behind the beach, to protect it from further erosion. There are rocky outcrops at either end of the beach.

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