"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 Friday 26 May

06:00


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 18°C
(feels like 16°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 6mph.
SE
Pressure 1019
Humidity 70%
UV Index
Air Quality

09:00


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 21°C
(feels like 18°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 7mph.
SSE
Pressure 1019
Humidity 63%
UV Index
Air Quality

12:00


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 24°C
(feels like 20°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 7mph.
SSE
Pressure 1018
Humidity 55%
UV Index
Air Quality

15:00


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 24°C
(feels like 22°C)
Wind 4mph, gusting to 6mph.
S
Pressure 1017
Humidity 54%
UV Index
Air Quality

18:00


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 24°C
(feels like 22°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 5mph.
SSE
Pressure 1015
Humidity 59%
UV Index
Air Quality

21:00


Chance of rain 0%
Max temp. 20°C
(feels like 18°C)
Wind 3mph, gusting to 6mph.
SE
Pressure 1015
Humidity 66%
UV Index n/a
Air Quality
Low Tide
06:50 BST
(05:50 GMT)
High Tide
12:20 BST
(11:20 GMT)
Low Tide
19:11 BST
(18:11 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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