"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Whitehaven Beach

A small sandy beach to the north of Whitehavens Docks.

Beach type: Sand

Nearest town: Whitehaven

Local authority: Cumbria County Council

OS Grid Reference: NX975184

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Things to see and do near Whitehaven Beach

  • The Rum Story (0m)
  • The Beacon (0m)
  • Jungle Jacks (0m)
  • Haig Colliery Mining Museum (1m)
  • Lowes Court Gallery and Egremont Tourist Information (5m)
  • Monkey Madhouse (6m)
  • Eclipse Leisure Centre (6m)
  • Quasar Eclipse (6m)
  • Helena Thompson Museum (7m)
  • Funtastic (7m)

Tourist Information

Whitehaven
Tourist Information Centre
Market Hall
Market Place
Cumbria
England
CA28 7JG

Phone 01946 598 914
Email tic@copelandbc.gov.uk

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Weather and Tides

Forecast for Tuesday 12 December

06:00


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. -1°C
(feels like -3°C)
Wind 1mph, gusting to 2mph.
E
Pressure 1003
Humidity 86%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 3%
Max temp. 0°C
(feels like -3°C)
Wind 2mph, gusting to 3mph.
SE
Pressure 1005
Humidity 85%
UV Index
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 8%
Max temp. 4°C
(feels like 1°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 4mph.
S
Pressure 1004
Humidity 81%
UV Index
Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 4%
Max temp. 4°C
(feels like 0°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 6mph.
S
Pressure 1004
Humidity 84%
UV Index
Air Quality

18:00


Chance of rain 60%
Max temp. 5°C
(feels like 1°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 7mph.
SW
Pressure 1003
Humidity 86%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality

21:00


Chance of rain 86%
Max temp. 6°C
(feels like 2°C)
Wind 5mph, gusting to 8mph.
SSW
Pressure 1000
Humidity 94%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
Low Tide
00:42 GMT
High Tide
06:37 GMT
Low Tide
13:04 GMT
High Tide
19:04 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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A small sandy beach to the north of Whitehavens Docks.

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