"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 Wednesday 24 April

06:00


Chance of rain 4%
Max temp. 9°C
(feels like 7°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 5mph.
E
Pressure 1000
Humidity 90%
UV Index
Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 9%
Max temp. 10°C
(feels like 7°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 7mph.
E
Pressure 999
Humidity 87%
UV Index
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 9%
Max temp. 10°C
(feels like 7°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 7mph.
E
Pressure 998
Humidity 88%
UV Index
Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 10%
Max temp. 10°C
(feels like 6°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 7mph.
E
Pressure 996
Humidity 91%
UV Index
Air Quality

18:00


Chance of rain 18%
Max temp. 9°C
(feels like 6°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 7mph.
E
Pressure 995
Humidity 95%
UV Index
Air Quality

21:00


Chance of rain 15%
Max temp. 9°C
(feels like 7°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 5mph.
ESE
Pressure 995
Humidity 96%
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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