"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Silecroft Beach

Silecroft bathing water is a remote, steeply sloping, pebbly beach levelling out to flat sand closer to the sea. At high water the sand is completely covered.

Beach type: Sand and Shingle

Nearest town: Millom

Local authority: Cumbria County Council

OS Grid Reference: SD120811

Awards

Marine Conservation Society Recommended

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Things to see and do near Silecroft Beach

  • Cumbrian Heavy Horses (4m)
  • South Lakes Wild Animal Park (8m)
  • Dalton Leisure Centre (8m)
  • Furness Abbey (8m)
  • Fuzzy Eds at the Owl and Pussycat (8m)
  • The Dock Museum (9m)
  • The Custom House (9m)
  • LazerZone (9m)
  • Forum 28 (9m)
  • Swimming at the Park Leisure Centre (9m)

Tourist Information

Millom
Tourist Information Centre
Station Building
Station Road
Cumbria
England
LA18 5AA

Phone 01229 774 819
Email millomtic@copelandbc.gov.uk

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Weather

Forecast for Friday 21 September

06:00


Chance of rain 8%
Max temp. 11°C
(feels like 6°C)
Wind 7mph, gusting to 11mph.
WNW
Pressure 998
Humidity 85%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 39%
Max temp. 12°C
(feels like 7°C)
Wind 8mph, gusting to 11mph.
W
Pressure 999
Humidity 79%
UV Index
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 52%
Max temp. 11°C
(feels like 7°C)
Wind 7mph, gusting to 10mph.
W
Pressure 999
Humidity 89%
UV Index
Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 36%
Max temp. 13°C
(feels like 8°C)
Wind 8mph, gusting to 12mph.
WNW
Pressure 1004
Humidity 76%
UV Index
Air Quality

18:00


Chance of rain 34%
Max temp. 13°C
(feels like 8°C)
Wind 7mph, gusting to 10mph.
NW
Pressure 1009
Humidity 76%
UV Index
Air Quality

21:00


Chance of rain 36%
Max temp. 12°C
(feels like 8°C)
Wind 7mph, gusting to 10mph.
WNW
Pressure 1013
Humidity 76%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
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Situated on the edge of the Lake District National Park, this is a gently shelving sand and shingle beach which extends as far as the eye can see in both directions.

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