"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Snettisham Beach

The southern part of an extensive beach which stretches north to Hunstanton, and is the only beach in Norfolk to face west. The extensive sand and mud banks are a popular area for birds.

Beach type: Sand

Nearest town: Kings Lynn

Local authority: Norfolk County Council

OS Grid Reference: TF648334

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Things to see and do near Snettisham Beach

  • RSPB Snettisham Nature Reserve (2m)
  • Mount Pleasant Equestrian Centre (3m)
  • Deer Safari at Snettisham Park (3m)
  • Norfolk Lavender Limited (3m)
  • Farmer Freds Adventure Play Barn (3m)
  • Norfolk Lavender (3m)
  • Captain Willies Activity Centre (4m)
  • Sandringham (4m)
  • Hunstanton Sea Life Sanctuary (5m)
  • BlackBeards Adventure Golf (5m)
  • Swimming at Oasis Leisure (5m)
  • Ice Skating at Oasis Leisure (5m)
  • The Fun Castle at Oasis Leisure (5m)
  • Rainbow Park (5m)
  • Paint Me Ceramics (5m)

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 Thursday 17 August

06:00


Chance of rain 96%
Max temp. 15°C
(feels like 14°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 6mph.
S
Pressure 1009
Humidity 96%
UV Index
Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 81%
Max temp. 17°C
(feels like 16°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 6mph.
SSW
Pressure 1009
Humidity 96%
UV Index
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 5%
Max temp. 20°C
(feels like 18°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 6mph.
WSW
Pressure 1009
Humidity 72%
UV Index
Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 1%
Max temp. 22°C
(feels like 19°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 7mph.
WSW
Pressure 1010
Humidity 51%
UV Index
Air Quality

18:00


Chance of rain 2%
Max temp. 20°C
(feels like 19°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 5mph.
SW
Pressure 1009
Humidity 63%
UV Index
Air Quality

21:00


Chance of rain 9%
Max temp. 18°C
(feels like 17°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 5mph.
SSW
Pressure 1010
Humidity 72%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
High Tide
02:08 BST
(01:08 GMT)
Low Tide
08:40 BST
(07:40 GMT)
High Tide
14:40 BST
(13:40 GMT)
Low Tide
21:30 BST
(20:30 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 southern part of an extensive beach which stretches north to Hunstanton, and is the only beach in Norfolk to face west. The extensive sand and mud banks are a popular area for birds.

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