"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


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

Tourist Information Centre
Station Building
Station Road
LA18 5AA

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

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Forecast for Wednesday 23 January


Chance of rain 1%
Max temp. -1°C
(feels like -6°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 5mph.
Pressure 1001
Humidity 87%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality


Chance of rain 14%
Max temp. -2°C
(feels like -6°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 3mph.
Pressure 1003
Humidity 98%
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Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 2°C
(feels like -1°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 3mph.
Pressure 1004
Humidity 75%
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Chance of rain 2%
Max temp. 3°C
(feels like 1°C)
Wind 1mph, gusting to 1mph.
Pressure 1005
Humidity 83%
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Chance of rain 11%
Max temp. 1°C
(feels like -2°C)
Wind 1mph, gusting to 2mph.
Pressure 1006
Humidity 93%
UV Index n/a
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Chance of rain 46%
Max temp. 2°C
(feels like -2°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 3mph.
Pressure 1007
Humidity 96%
UV Index n/a
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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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