"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Robin Hoods Bay Beach

Robin Hood’s Bay Beach is a small rural beach situated on the Yorkshire coast. It is approximately 200 metres in length and enclosed by rugged rocks which become exposed at low tide. Behind the beach is the village of Robin Hood’s Bay, with cottages and houses being packed tightly on the surrounding steep cliffs.

Beach type: Sand and Rock

Nearest town: Whitby

Local authority: North Yorkshire County Council

OS Grid Reference: NZ956048

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Things to see and do near Robin Hoods Bay Beach

  • Old Coastguard Station (0m)
  • Smugglers (0m)
  • Robin Hood's Bay (0m)
  • Pesky Husky Trekking Centre (4m)
  • Staintondale Shire Horse Farm Visitor Centre (5m)
  • Whitby Abbey (5m)
  • Captain Cook Memorial Museum (5m)
  • Museum of Victorian Whitby (5m)
  • Studio of John Freeman (5m)
  • Whitby Archives Heritage Centre (5m)

Tourist Information

Whitby
Tourist Information Centre
Langborne Road
Yorkshire
England
YO21 1YN

Phone 01723 383637
Email whitbytic@scarborough.gov.uk

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Weather and Tides

Forecast for Wednesday 13 December

06:00


Chance of rain 5%
Max temp. 4°C
(feels like -1°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 8mph.
SW
Pressure 995
Humidity 92%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 8%
Max temp. 4°C
(feels like -1°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 8mph.
SW
Pressure 992
Humidity 96%
UV Index
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 73%
Max temp. 5°C
(feels like -0°C)
Wind 6mph, gusting to 9mph.
SW
Pressure 987
Humidity 93%
UV Index
Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 8%
Max temp. 4°C
(feels like -1°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 8mph.
W
Pressure 986
Humidity 85%
UV Index
Air Quality

18:00


Chance of rain 1%
Max temp. 2°C
(feels like -3°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 8mph.
WSW
Pressure 985
Humidity 86%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality

21:00


Chance of rain 7%
Max temp. 1°C
(feels like -4°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 7mph.
WSW
Pressure 984
Humidity 88%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
Low Tide
06:27 GMT
High Tide
12:39 GMT
Low Tide
18:53 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 Robin Hoods Bay Beach

A large pictuesque bay with some sandy areas and extensive rock reefs exposed at low tide. Robin Hood's Bay has a dock for small boats and some good local pubs and restaurants surrounding the bay

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