"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Thorntonloch Beach

Almost hidden behind the rocky outcrop of Torness Point and within sight of the nuclear power station. This beautiful sandy beach runs south for about 400m, backed along its length by shallow dunes.

Beach type: Sand

Nearest town: Dunbar

Local authority: East Lothian Council

OS Grid Reference: NT754744

Awards

Marine Conservation Society Recommended

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Things to see and do near Thorntonloch Beach

  • Splatz Activity Cafe (5m)
  • Dunbar Leisure Pool (6m)
  • Pease Burn (6m)
  • John Muir Country Park (7m)
  • East Links Family Park (7m)
  • ReBoot Disc Golf Course (7m)
  • St Abbs Head Nature Reserve (11m)

Tourist Information

Dunbar
Tourist Information Centre
High Street
Lothian
Scotland
EH42 1ER

Phone 01368 863734
Email info@visitscotland.com
http://www.visitscotland.com/destinations-maps/edinburgh-lothians/

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Weather

Forecast for Tuesday 11 December

06:00


Chance of rain 4%
Max temp. 4°C
(feels like 1°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 4mph.
S
Pressure 1024
Humidity 81%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 8%
Max temp. 5°C
(feels like 3°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 5mph.
SSE
Pressure 1023
Humidity 79%
UV Index
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 6%
Max temp. 7°C
(feels like 5°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 4mph.
S
Pressure 1022
Humidity 80%
UV Index
Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 4%
Max temp. 6°C
(feels like 4°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 2mph.
SE
Pressure 1021
Humidity 88%
UV Index
Air Quality

18:00


Chance of rain 4%
Max temp. 6°C
(feels like 3°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 3mph.
SE
Pressure 1021
Humidity 90%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality

21:00


Chance of rain 4%
Max temp. 6°C
(feels like 3°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 4mph.
SSE
Pressure 1020
Humidity 90%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
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Almost hidden behind the rocky outcrop of Torness Point and within sight of the nuclear power station. This beautiful sandy beach runs south for about 400m, backed along its length by shallow dunes.

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