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Whitley Bay

Tyne and Wear, England

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The award area of Whitley Bay is located at the southern end of a two mile stretch of golden sand punctuated by several rocky outcrops, making it ideal for young children rockpooling.

The beach is bordered on its northern end by a nature reserve and St Mary's island, and offers a visitor centre, as well as being backed by many leisure amenities, including mini golf, a leisure pool, shops and restaurants.

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Weather and tides for Friday 29 September

Chance of rain 4%
Max temp. 17°C
(feels like 13°C)
Wind 16mph
Max UV Index
Chance of rain 7%
Min temp. 10°C
(feels like 9°C)
Wind 11mph

The tide at Whitley Bay is currently falling. Low tide will be at approximately 10:32 PM, and the next high tide will be at approximately 4:20 AM tomorrow.

Approximate sea surface temperature:   13.1°C  

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Recommended holiday cottages near Whitley Bay

Things to do and see in the area

Thai Orchid Spa and Massage (0.3 miles)
Jam Jar Cinema (0.4 miles)
Pirate Escape (0.4 miles)
Left Luggage Room (0.6 miles)
Cullercoats Bike & Kayak (0.9 miles)
St. Mary's Lighthouse and Visitor Centre (1.6 miles)
Tynemouth Markets (2.2 miles)
Tynemouth Priory & Castle (2.3 miles)
Arbeia Roman Fort and Museum (3 miles)

All distances are approximate

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Location: Whitley Bay

Location type: Urban

OS Grid: NZ355727

Country: England

Local Authority: North Tyneside

Nearest postcode: NE26 1BQ

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Visitor information for Whitley Bay, Tyne and Wear, England. Weather, tides, visitor comments, beach facilities, photos, nearest postcode, beach information and nearby accommodation.

British Beaches is a Good Stuff website. Fri, 29 Sep 2023 17:29:58 +0100