"Sittin' on the dock of the bay"

Blackpool - Central Beach

Blackpool is a resort town on the north west coast in Lancashire. Blackpool Central bathing water is sandy and flat in profile. It is located in the middle of Blackpool’s Central and South Piers. The beach is backed by a high sea wall with a promenade behind this.

Beach type: Sand

Nearest town: Blackpool

Local authority: Blackpool Borough Council

OS Grid Reference: SD304345

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Things to see and do near Blackpool - Central Beach

  • Meet the Trickster at the Blackpool Tower Dungeon (0m)
  • Wyreside Ecology Centre (1m)
  • Dinosaur World Blackpool (1m)
  • Adrenalin Zone (1m)
  • Karting 2000 Raceway (1m)
  • Sandcastle Tropical Waterworld (1m)
  • Madame Tussauds Blackpool (1m)
  • Blackpool Sea Life Centre (1m)
  • Blackpool Ice Arena (1m)
  • Blackpool Pleasure Beach (1m)
  • Jungle Jims (1m)
  • The Blackpool Tower (1m)
  • MFA Bowl Blackpool (1m)
  • Laser Quest Blackpool (1m)
  • The Grundy Art Gallery (1m)
  • Blackpool Model Village (1m)
  • Stanley Park (1m)
  • Planet Kaos (2m)
  • Blackpool Model Village and Gardens (2m)
  • Wacky Warehouse - Air Balloon (2m)
  • Blackpool Zoo (2m)
  • Aardvark Adventure Playbarn (2m)
  • Blackpool Laser Tag (2m)
  • Ramp City (3m)
  • Four Seasons Fisheries (3m)
  • Funtastic Play (3m)
  • Wacky Warehouse - Outside Inn (3m)
  • ILPH Penny Farm (4m)
  • Harrys (4m)
  • MiniLinks Lytham St Annes (4m)

Tourist Information

Tourist Information Centre
1 Clifton Street

Phone 01253 478222
Email tic@blackpool.gov.uk

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Forecast for Friday 21 September


Chance of rain 50%
Max temp. 11°C
(feels like 6°C)
Wind 9mph, gusting to 12mph.
Pressure 999
Humidity 80%
UV Index n/a
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Chance of rain 48%
Max temp. 12°C
(feels like 7°C)
Wind 8mph, gusting to 12mph.
Pressure 1001
Humidity 76%
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Chance of rain 68%
Max temp. 12°C
(feels like 7°C)
Wind 9mph, gusting to 13mph.
Pressure 1000
Humidity 85%
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Chance of rain 38%
Max temp. 13°C
(feels like 8°C)
Wind 8mph, gusting to 12mph.
Pressure 1005
Humidity 73%
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Chance of rain 36%
Max temp. 13°C
(feels like 8°C)
Wind 7mph, gusting to 11mph.
Pressure 1010
Humidity 76%
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Chance of rain 32%
Max temp. 13°C
(feels like 9°C)
Wind 6mph, gusting to 9mph.
Pressure 1013
Humidity 71%
UV Index n/a
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Blackpool is possibly the most established seaside resort in the UK. It's brighlty lit promenade and three large piers boast funfairs, amusements and entertainments. There is a sandy beach and the town retains a bustling lively atmosphere.

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