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Scarborough South Sands

(Scarborough Cliff Beach)

North Yorkshire, England

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One of Britain's most famous seaside towns.

Scarborough has excellent choice of amenities and entertainments. South sands is a large sandy bay with good facilities, child friendly amenities and is popular with families. A handy cliff lift provides easy access.


Weather and tides for Saturday 20 April

Chance of rain 30%
Max temp. 8°C
(feels like 3°C)
Wind 18mph
Max UV Index
Chance of rain 7%
Min temp. 6°C
(feels like 2°C)
Wind 16mph

The tide at Scarborough South Sands is currently rising. High tide will be at approximately 3:13 PM, and the next low tide will be at approximately 9:49 PM.

Today's air pollution levels are forecast to be Moderate

Approximate sea surface temperature:   8.2°C  

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Recommended holiday cottages near Scarborough South Sands

Things to do and see in the area

South Cliff Italian Gardens (0.2 miles)
Central Tramway Company (0.5 miles)
Escape Room Scarborough (0.5 miles)
Stephen Joseph Theatre (0.6 miles)
St Mary's Church, Scarborough (0.8 miles)
Freddie Gilroy and the Belsen Stragglers (1 miles)
Peasholm Park (1.1 miles)
Dexters Surf Shop (1.4 miles)
North Bay Railway (1.5 miles)

All distances are approximate

Other beaches nearby

Location: South Cliff, Scarborough

Location type: Urban

OS Grid: TA045877

County: North Yorkshire

Country: England

Local Authority: Scarborough

Nearest postcode: YO11 2BB

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Visitor information for Scarborough South Sands, North Yorkshire, England. Weather, tides, visitor comments, beach facilities, photos, nearest postcode, beach information and nearby accommodation.

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